Skid Row Survey Women

FILE - In this Thursday, March 21, 2013 file photo, a homeless woman has a bite to eat in the Skid Row area of Los Angeles. A new study finds a growing percentage of women living on Los Angeles' Skid Row are older, with the median age increasing from 44 to 50. Skid Row's total population is about 10,000, including more than 1,700 living in the streets, according to the Los Angeles Times. Officials estimate a quarter of the homeless are women. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong, File)


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By August 06, 2014

The Associated Press

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