It has never been easier to respond to the census on your own

It has never been easier to respond to the census on your own

It has never been easier to respond to the census on your own — whether Online by Phone or by mail—all without having to meet a census taker.

Responses to the 2020 Census shape how billions in federal funding is distributed to local communities annually.

The U.S. has counted its population every 10 years since 1790 as mandated by the U.S. Constitution. Wyoming’s first Census was in 1870. The census can shape many different aspects of your community. The decennial population count is utilized for Redistricting at the national and state level. Census data guides the allocation of federal funding to state, local, and tribal governments. Certain state revenue distributions are distributed based upon the decennial census count. Communities use the information for development and planning for public services, roads, schools, health care, and new businesses.

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