Be Counted on Census 2020

Census counts everyone.

Census is a mandated headcount by the Constitution to count everyone in the United States every 10 years. Census counts everyone in the United States regardless of age or legal status in the United States. No matter you are a citizen or noncitizen, as long as you are in the United States on April 1st, 2020, you should be counted.

Keep an eye on your mailbox on mid-March for the postcard from Census Bureau and be counted on April 1st, 2020.

Census is important.

Census data is used to determine how many seats in the the House of Representatives each state gets.

The Census data is also used to determine the distribution of $675 billion federal funds, grants, and support to states, counties, and communities. These funds are used to support schools, hospitals, roads, housing, job opportunity, community services, and other vital government programs.

Census is easy.

In 2020 Census, you would be able to respond to Census online using your digital devices or by a phone call.

Census is confidential.

Census Data is protected by law.
Title 13: Census Bureau cannot share any personal information with any government agency or business. All Census data cannot be used against you.
Title 44: All Census records are sealed for 72 years.

Representation matters.

If you or any of your parents originate from Asian countries, or if you have heritage from Asian countries, please mark your heritage under the “self-identified ethnicity (Q.9 for Person 1, Q.7 for person 2-6)” on Census to make sure all your heritage has fair representation. You would be able to mark up to 6 ethnicities on Census.

[Sample Copy of the 2020 Census Questionnaire (English)]

[Census 2020 Language Guides in 59 languages]

Census Bureau is hiring.

The U.S. Census Bureau is recruiting thousands of people across the country to assist with the 2020 Census count. Various position is opening. You can work full-time or part-time, depends on your schedule.

There is a need for people speaking different languages to assist people with less English proficiency to fill out the Census form. Citizens and Green-card holders who are 18 year-old or up are eligible.