The 2020 Census is coming April 1st! Help make sure NYC gets our fair share of resources and political power for the next 10 years. Scroll to learn how you can help make a difference in your community and take the pledge to participate!
The census determines whether we get our fair share of hundreds of billions dollars in federal funding for vital programs like public education, public housing, infrastructure, and much more. Census data is also critical for making decisions about local zoning, businesses, emergency services, healthcare access, and much more.
Billions in federal funds for public education and housing, roads and bridges, and more.
The number of seats New York City has in Congress.
Your community. Your voice.
Title 13 of the U.S. Code guarantees that all information collected by the census is confidential, cannot be shared with anyone – including law enforcement, other government agencies, ICE, DHS, etc. – and cannot be used to harm you in any way.