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1/29/2020 - What is the 2020 Census?

Completing the Census is:

IMPORTANT - The 2020 Census is closer than you think! Here's a quick refresher of what it is and why it's essential that everyone is counted.

SIMPLE - The Census Bureau is making sure that however you choose to respond - online, by phone, or by mail - that the census is accessible. You'll receive an invitation to respond beginning in mid-March. You choose how you want to respond. Remember, too, that the Census 2020 questionnaire will be available in 12 languages.

SAFE - Responses are safe, secure, and no matter how you respond, your information remains protected. Use your own computer or one of the computers at the Canton Public Library (40 Dyer Ave) to complete the 2020 census for your household. Library staff can answer questions and help you get started. All you need is your address.

VIDEO: What is the Census?
VIDEO: Preview of the 2020 Census Video Language Guide

Census Bureau is hiring! 
Earn extra income while helping your community. The U.S. Census Bureau is recruiting thousands of people across the country to assist with the 2020 Census count.The Census Bureau is hiring for a variety of temporary jobs, including census takers, recruiting assistants, office staff, and supervisory staff. The pay rate for a Census taker is $23 per hour plus reimbursement for work-related mileage and expenses.To be eligible, you must be at least 18 years old, have a valid Social Security number, and be a U.S. citizen. Candidates must complete an online job application. The application includes assessment questions about your education, work, and other experience. Click here to learn more: