Your response matters.
The census shapes our community.
It makes a difference for our
fire departments, schools, roads and health clinics.
It impacts funding
for basic services.
Census results help determine how billions of dollars in federal funding will flow into states and communities each year.
It determines our number of elected officials.
Census results determine
how many seats in Congress
each state gets.
It happens once
every ten years.
: The US has counted its population every 10 years since 1790. It’s mandated by the US Constitution in Article 1, Section 2.