Plans for and operationalizes annual PIT, including but not limited to:

  • Creating training activities/events for PIT volunteers

  • Setting up PIT teams for the actual count; identify team captains and train them appropriately

  • Preparing survey and observation documents & maps

  • Creating system for gathering all the completed survey and observations forms from teams

  • Preparing final reports of PIT results, as needed and in concert with HMIS provider. 

If you are interested in joining our 2021-2022 Point in Time Count Committee, or in volunteering for the Point in Time Count in January of 2022, please contact: 


                        Anna Garcia                                                               Diana Rosas         

                        Email: anna.garcia@cityofelcentro.org                   Email: dianarosas@co.imperial.ca.us

                        Phone: (760) 337-4547                                              Phone: (760) 337-7423


2022 Point-in-Time (PIT) Count Dates and Volunteer Information

The Point-in-Time (PIT) Count: is a count of sheltered and unsheltered homeless persons on a single night/day in January. Continuums of Care (CoCs) conduct an annual count of homeless persons who are sheltered in emergency shelter, transitional housing, and Safe Havens.

Housing Inventory Count (HIC) :  The Housing Inventory Count (HIC) is a point-in-time inventory of provider programs within a CoC that provide beds and units dedicated to serve persons who are homeless, categorized by five Program Types: Emergency Shelter; Transitional Housing; Rapid Re-housing; Safe Haven; and Permanent Supportive Housing.


  • 2020 Report 

Imperial County 2020 Homeless Point-in-Time (PIT) Count 7 Year Trend Data
Imperial County 2020 PIT Total Households 

Imperial County 2020 PIT Veteran Households

Imperial County 2020 PIT Youth Homeless

Imperial County 2020 PIT Additional Homeless Population Summary

2019-2020 Southern California Comparison Map 

Imperial County 2020 Housing Inventory Chart (HIC) Summary

  • 2019 Report

Imperial County 2019 Homeless Point-in-Time (PIT) Count Summary

Imperial County 2019 PIT Breakdown Summary

Imperial County 2019 CoC Housing Inventory Chart (HIC) List​

  • 2018 Report

Imperial County 2018 Homeless Point-in-Time Count and Survey

Imperial County 2018 PIT Breakdown Summary

Imperial County 2018 CoC Housing Inventory Chart (HIC) List