The U.S. Constitution requires that each decade the U.S. Census Bureau takes a count—or a census—of America's population.  This information it vital for you and the community.  It determines how many representatives each state gets in Congress and is used to redraw district boundaries, communities rely on census statistics to plan for a variety of resident needs including new roads, schools and emergency services and businesses use census data to determine where to open places to shop. 

Below is some helpful information:

Census 101: What You Need to Know

The 2020 Census at a Glance

How the 2020 Census will invite everyone to respond