Monaghan County Council have spent €44,948 in 2015 housing people who have declared themselves as homeless.
The local authority has spent €24,998 housing people in BNB’s and another €19,950 in hostels.
The homelessness figure in Monaghan has more than doubled since 2015.
A total of 160 people have declared themselves as homeless to Monaghan County Council since 2015.
In a statement to Northern Sound News, Monaghan County Council say they recoup 90% of the costs from the Department of Housing and Local Government.