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Empowering Communities &Changing Lives as young professionals in Cincinnati

Empowering Communities &Changing Lives as young professionals in Cincinnati

Empowering Communities &Changing Lives as young professionals in CincinnatiEmpowering Communities &Changing Lives as young professionals in Cincinnati
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census season is upon us!

What Is the 2020 Census?


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


WHY Participate?


The 2020 Census will provide a snapshot of our nation—who we are, where we live, and so much more.


The results of this once-a-decade count determine the number of seats each state has in the House of Representatives. They are also used to draw congressional and state legislative districts.


Over the next decade, lawmakers, business owners, and many others will use 2020 Census data to make critical decisions. The results will show where communities need new schools, new clinics, new roads, and more services for families, older adults, and children.

The results will also inform how hundreds of billions of dollars in federal funding are allocated to more than 100 programs, including Medicaid, Head Start, block grants for community mental health services, and the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program, also known as SNAP. 

Learn More

So much information and so little time! Go to the Census website for more information!

LOOKING FOR A PART TIME JOB?

The U.S. Census Bureau is recruiting to fill hundreds of thousands of temporary positions across the country to assist with the 2020 Census count.

important dates

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March 12 - 20:

Households will begin receiving official Census Bureau mail with detailed information on how to respond to the 2020 Census online, by phone, or by mail.  

March 30 - April 1:

The Census Bureau will count people who are experiencing homelessness over these three days. As part of this process, the Census Bureau counts people in shelters, at soup kitchens and mobile food vans, on the streets, and at non-sheltered, outdoor locations such as tent encampments. 

April 1:

Census takers will begin visiting college students who live on campus, people living in senior centers, and others who live among large groups of people. Census takers also begin conducting quality check interviews to help ensure an accurate count. 

April:

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May - July:

Census takers will begin visiting homes that haven't responded to the 2020 Census to help make sure everyone is counted.

March 31, 2021:

By this date, the Census Bureau will send redistricting counts to states. This information is used to redraw legislative districts based on population changes.