The Census 2020 deadline has been extended due to the Coronavirus
The data collected by the U.S. Census Bureau will be used to distribute federal funding to states & communities over the next 10 years. The 2020 Census asks only 9 simple questions about you and everyone who will be living with you.
Census information in confidential
- Don't be afraid to be counted, even if you are not a legal citizen of the U.S. no court or law enforcement agency can access your individual responses, which under Title 13 remain confidential for 72 years.
- Census workers are subject to a $250,000 fine and/or a five-year sentence for disclosing any information that could identify an individual or household.
How To Respond - There are three ways you can return your Census form:
You can choose to complete the census online www.my2020census.gov, by phone (listed below), or by mail in a few weeks.
To find out more about each of these methods see below:
- Online Response Guide - found at: www.2020census.gov/en/ways-to-respond/responding-online.html
- Phone Response Guide (found at: www.2020census.gov/en/ways-to-respond/responding-by-phone.html
- Paper (Mail) Response Guide (found at: www.2020census.gov/en/ways-to-respond/responding-by-mail.html
2020 Census can be done by phone in the following languages:
- English: 844-330-2020
- Spanish: 844-468-2020
- Chinese (Mandarin): 844-391-2020
- Chinese (Cantonese): 844-398-2020
- Vietnamese: 844-461-2020
- Korean: 844-392-2020
- Russian: 844-417-2020
- Arabic: 844-416-2020
- Tagalog: 844-478-2020
- Polish: 844-479-2020
- French: 844-494-2020
- Haitian Creole: 844-477-2020
- Portuguese: 844-474-2020
- Japanese: 844-460-2020
- TDD (Telephone Display Device): 844-467-2020