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About the 2020 Census
Digital Exhibit: 2020 Census
24th decennial census First decennial census that respondents can fill out online
Option to fill out via mail, phone, or online
Online from the Census Bureau here
Information obtained from all households:
Number of people staying in the residence on April 1, 2020
Additional people staying in the residence not included in the above on April 1, 2020
Type of residence
Information obtained from all persons:
Age and Date of Birth
Hispanic, Latino, or Spanish origin
Race whether White, Black or African American, American Indian or Alaska Native, Asian Pacific Islander, or Other
Social Explorer This link opens in a new window
Maps and reports based on U.S. Census and other data sources, 1790 to present.
Explore Census Data This link opens in a new window
Census and survey data about the United States, Puerto Rico and the Island Areas.
Concerns about the 2020 Census
This page provides information on how personal information provided will be protected.
Questions about Citizenship
Questions about an individual's citizenship status will NOT be asked on the 2020 Census. This guide provides more information regarding the question's history and 2018/19 controversy.
Libraries' Guide to the 2020 Census
Prepared by the American Library Association to address basic concerns, including public libraries as sites for online responding.
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