Tent City Survey

KGW surveyed 100 tent campers in Portland about who they are and why they live in tents.

1

How long have you lived in a tent?

Created with Sketch. 1-4 years 39 Less than 1 year 37 5-9 years 12 10+ years 12
Created with Sketch. Apartment House Other Street Vehicle Hotel Shelter Transitional housing 39 33 9 7 6 5 2 2
2

Where were you living before?*

3

Why do you live in a tent as opposed to other sheltered locations?*

4

How long have you lived in Portland?

Created with Sketch. 89% Tent 11% Shelter