The 2020 Census counts the population in the United States. The results of this count, which is done every 10 years, is the data that policy makers use to determine public funding for our communities. This includes schools, roads, fire departments, hospitals and more.
It is also what determines the number of seats each state has in the U.S. House of Representatives. They're also what is used to draw congressional and legislative districts.
It's incredibly important to get an accurate count of our population. If you haven't filled it out, here is the link. If you have filled it out, get the word out! It takes no time at all!
The deadline has been moved up by a month to September 30th.