Today is Census Day! Have You Responded?

44.1% of Colorado Households Have Responded to the 2020 Census

Denver, CO –  To date, 44.1% of Colorado households have self-responded to the 2020 Census. The national self-response rate is 41.3%. Check out this MAP to track response rates.

It has never been easier to respond to the 2020 Census on your own, whether online, by phone, or by mail – all without having to meet a census taker. Remember, April 1, 2020 is Census Day. We encourage Coloradans to self-respond as soon as possible and make Colorado the state with the highest 2020 Census self-response rate in the nation! Go to 2020census.gov or call 1-844-330-2020 and cross it off your TO DO list today. 

Top 15 Self-Response Rates (by Colorado County)

  1. Jefferson County, 54%
  2. Douglas County, 53.7%
  3. Broomfield County, 51.7%
  4. Boulder County, 51.4%
  5. Arapahoe County, 49.7%
  6. Yuma County, 48.7%
  7. El Paso County, 48.2%
  8. Elbert County, 47.8%
  9. Phillips County, 47.2%
  10. Mesa County, 46.2%
  11. Larimer County, 45.8%
  12. Logan County, 44.8%
  13. Adams County, 44.7%
  14. Fremont County, 44.3%
  15. Denver County, 44%

ABOUT THE 2020 CENSUS

  • The 2020 Census is a short questionnaire that asks about who lives in your household as of April 1, 2020. 
  • The 2020 Census requires counting a diverse and growing population in the United States and the five U.S. territories.
  • The 2020 Census is important because it will determine the number of seats each state has in the U.S. House of Representatives, inform hundreds of billions of dollars in federal funding, and provide data that will impact communities for the next decade.
  • Responding to the 2020 Census is safe and secure. Individual responses are confidential and protected by law.

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