The 2020 Census is closer than you think! The U.S. Census happens every 10 years, and counts every person living in the United States. Your count is crucial to our region as if affects several factors:
- Determine how many seats each state receives.
- Redraw the boundaries of congressional and state legislative districts.
- Determine how more than $675 BILLION are spent and how much our region will be funded.
- Businesses use the data to decide where to build new factories and stores.
- The building of new homes and revitalization of old neighborhoods
- The support of community initiatives