2020 CENSUS INFORMATION PACKET
The next decennial census will occur in April 2020. Pinellas County is working closely with cities, civic organizations, nonprofits, businesses, and community leaders to ensure that ALL residents are counted. Below are answers to frequently asked questions about the 2020 Census that can be shared with county residents.
What is the Census?
Every 10 years, the federal government is required by the U.S. Constitution to count all residents in the United States through a national census. This information is used to make sure everyone is equally represented in our political system and that government resources are allocated fairly.