About Perry County Counts

 

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Overall 2020 Census Timeline

Counting every person living in the United States is a massive undertaking, and efforts begin years in advance. Here's a look at some of the key dates along the way:

  • January–September 2019: The U.S. Census Bureau opens 248 area census offices across the country. These offices support and manage the census takers who work all over the country to conduct the census.

  • August 2019: Census takers begin visiting areas that have experienced a lot of change and growth to ensure that the Census Bureau's address list is up to date. This is called address canvassing, and it helps to ensure that everyone receives an invitation to participate in the 2020 Census.

  • January 2020: The Census Bureau begins counting the population in remote Alaska.

  • April 1, 2020: Census Day is observed nationwide. By this date, every home will receive an invitation to participate in the 2020 Census. Once the invitation arrives, you should respond for your home in one of three ways: online, by phone, or by mail. When you respond to the census, you tell the Census Bureau where you live as of April 1, 2020.

  • April 2020: Census takers begin visiting college students who live on campus, people living in senior centers, and others who live among large groups of people. Census takers also begin conducting quality check interviews to help ensure an accurate count.

  • May 2020: The Census Bureau begins visiting homes that haven't responded to the 2020 Census to make sure everyone is counted.

  • December 2020: The Census Bureau delivers apportionment counts to the President and Congress as required by law.

  • March 31, 2021: By this date, the Census Bureau will send redistricting counts to states. This information is used to redraw legislative districts based on population changes.

 

Census Day 2020

 

April 1 is Census Day, a key reference date for the 2020 Census. When completing the census, you will include everyone living in your home on April 1. Census Day will be celebrated with events across the country.

 

 

 

 

Upcoming Events
Thornville 4th of July Celebration | Monday, July 4, 2022 Jul 04, 2022 11:00 AM - 05:30 PM — Jake Shaner Memorial Park - 115 Clum Drive, Thornville, OH 43076
Perry County Health Department Women’s Cancer Screening Clinic | Monday, July 11, 2022 Jul 11, 2022 09:30 AM - 03:30 PM — Perry County Health Department - 409 Lincoln Park Dr, New Lexington, OH 43764
Perry County Park District Board Meeting | Monday, July 11, 2022 Jul 11, 2022 03:30 PM - 04:30 PM — Arethusa Springs Park - 426 Fowler Lane, New Lexington, OH 43764
Ohio State University Extension Cooking in a SNAP! Demonstration | Wednesday, July 13, 2022 Jul 13, 2022 08:30 AM - 11:30 AM — New Lexington Food Pantry - 5552 St Rt 37 E, New Lexington, OH 43764
Central State University Extension Diabetes Empowerment Education Program | Thursday July 14, 2022 Jul 14, 2022 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM — Perry County Senior Center - 520 First St, New Lexington, OH 43764
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