The U.S. Constitution requires that each decade the U.S. Census Bureau takes a count—or a census—of America’s population. This information it vital for you and the community. It determines how many representatives each state gets in Congress and is used to redraw district boundaries. Communities rely on census statistics to plan for a variety of resident needs including new roads, schools, public safety and emergency services.
Below is some helpful information:Census 101: What You Need to Know
The 2020 Census at a Glance
How the 2020 Census Will Invite Everyone to Respond