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Indy Evictions May Reach 34,000 or More in 2020

Indiana lost 436,000 jobs between February and April, driving the unemployment rate from 3.1% to 17.5%. While the state gained back 217,000 jobs by June, unemployment remained extremely high at 11.2%. (Bureau of Labor Statistics) Additional unemployment insurance payments and moratoriums on evictions have softened the impact of this economic crisis, but those supports and protections have since expired. Click to learn more!

Where are 2-1-1 calls for need coming from?

2-1-1 is a free and confidential service that helps Hoosiers across Indiana find the local resources they need. Each call is recorded as an individual interaction, and a client might have several interactions ina day. Each call/interaction can have more than one needs. Between February 2020 and June 2020, calls almost tripled. This dashboard allows you to explore the number of unique calls per ZIP code in Marion County by month.