Census 2020
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Three easy ways to respond.

You only need one questionnaire per household.

ONLINE

Submit the Census online for the first time in history.

Take the Census.

MAIL

You will receive a mailed form that you may complete and mail back.

Find out how.

PHONE

Call a Census Bureau enumerator at (844) 330-2020 to respond by phone.

Find out how.

Learn how to respond to the Census online

Responding to the Census has never been easier or more accessible. The Census Bureau has video guides on completing the 2020 Census online in 59 different languages.

How are we doing?

Keep up with how many residents have responded to the 2020 Census.
Encourage others to participate so 100% of us get counted!

Self-Response Rates

National

63.2%

Texas

58.2%

Bexar County

62.0%

San Antonio

60.3%

Rates as of August 6, 2020. For more information visit https://2020census.gov/en/response-rates.html.

Getting A Complete Count

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Get Counted

Participating in the 2020 Census is your once-in-a-decade chance to help your community get its fair share of representation and funding. Do your part to ensure a complete count by responding right away.

  • You should have received a letter in the mail from the Census Bureau inviting you to respond to the census in one of three easy ways: online, by phone or by mail.
  • April 1st, 2020 is Census Day! Please fill out your census and remember to include everyone who lives with you.

Don’t Forget

You will receive several mailed reminders to complete your 2020 Census questionnaire.

  • During the first week of April, those who haven’t already responded will receive a paper questionnaire. You can choose to fill out this paper census form, or still respond online or by phone.
  • The last week of April, you will receive a final reminder postcard to respond to the 2020 Census. This postcard will also let you know that a census-taker will be coming to your door to collect your data if you do not respond.

It’s a Wrap

  • From August 11th through October 31st, the Census Bureau will start sending census-takers into communities, who will go door-to-door to collect data and ensure that everyone in our community is counted.
  • During this time, you may still respond online, by phone or by mail.



Congressional Seats

The 2020 census will be used to determine how many House seats Texas has in Congress for the next decade. Our level of political representation relies on getting a complete count of our residents in the City and County.


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What is the Census?

Every decade the United States Census Bureau conducts a count of all the nations’ residents. The next Census Day is April 1st, 2020. Getting counted is an important way to contribute to your community, today and for the next 10 years. Census data impacts essential public services provided by states and local governments like healthcare, public safety, education and transportation. The Census determines our representation in Congress and is used in redistricting at the state and local level. Your participation in the 2020 Census is safe and important to our community’s future.

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Want to learn more?

Complete Count Committee

Get to know the committee, view past meetings, agendas and more.


Census Toolkit

Access Census resources you can distribute in your community.


News & Events

Stay up to date on news and events regarding the 2020 Census.


Contact

  • 2020 Census Jobs Help Line
    1-855-562-2020

  • Mary Mills, City of San Antonio
    Census Senior Management Analyst
    210.207.4495

  • Dwayne Robinson, Bexar County
    Census 2020 Liaison
    210.335.0016

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