Data from the 2020 Census will aid in the distribution of billions of dollars in federal funds that support education, health care, emergency services, housing and food assistance and more.
The deadline to respond to the Census is Sept. 30, 2020. The Census Bureau is working to complete data collection as quickly and safely as possible, while ensuring a complete and accurate count as it strives to comply with the law and statutory deadlines.
At 59.9%, the Town of Oakland’s Census response is still below the statewide average.
The process is safe, quick and easy - and important for receiving federal funding for essential services in our area. To eliminate the need for workers to visit your home in person, simply visit www.2020census.gov or call 844-330-2020.
When you respond to the census, your answers are kept anonymous. They are used only to produce statistics. By law, the Census Bureau cannot release any identifiable information about you, your home, or your business.