The census is a head count of every person living in the United States. To be sure the government represents the people, the U.S. Constitution requires a population count every 10 years. Your response helps guide planning for the future of Parkland. The 2020 Census will help inform decisions on how billions of dollars are allocated locally. Participating in the census is required by law. Each home has received an invitation to respond to a short questionnaire—online, by phone, or by mail. For more information about the 2020 Census, visit https://2020census.gov/en/what-is-2020-census.html.
The 2020 Census is happening now. You can complete your questionnaire online, by phone, or by mail. Visit https://my2020census.gov/ to complete the 2020 Census questionnaire. The questionnaire will take about 10 minutes to complete.