Community Education: 2020 Census

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    2020 Census: What you need to know!

    The Census is a count of every person living in the U.S. every 10 years. The count is mandated by Article 1, Section 2, of the U.S. Constitution to ensure residents in every state receive fair representation and resources. 

    What is the 2020 Census?

    The 2020 Census counts every person living in the 50 states, District of Columbia, and five U.S. territories. 

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    Reason why the US Census is important for schools

    Why the US Census is important for Towns

     

    Spread the Word

    The 2020 Census is more than a population count. It's an opportunity to shape the future of your community. Through your social media channels, your voice can make a difference. 

    Take the Pledge

    You can inspire others. Tell everyone—your friends and family, your neighbors and co-workers—that you will complete the census, and tell them why it’s important that they respond too.

    Census results have an impact on planning and funding for health clinics and highways, fire departments and disaster response, education programs such as Head Start and college tuition assistance, and so much more.

    Download one of our pledges, or create a custom pledge of your own, to share with your friends and followers on social media. Find out more ways to spread the word.

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