Census 2020


Key Dates
March 12Households will begin receiving an official Census Bureau letter with their GEOCODE attached. The letter will have detailed information how to respond to the Census online (the preferred method), by phone, or by mail with the original mailed application. No additional paper applications will be available through the website.

Save time and respond online!
March 30 - April 1If someone has not responded, a follow up reminder will be sent to them during this time period. They can still self-respond online, by phone or by mail.
April 1Census Day! By this date, every home in the United States will have received a letter with a GEOCODE and invitation to participate in the 2020 Census.
AprilCensus takers will begin visiting group living situations such as students who live on campus, people living in senior centers and others who live among large
groups of people.
May - JulyCensus takers will go door to door to visit homes that have not responded to the 2020 Census.


How-To & Informational Video

Visit the Census Bureau’s YouTube playlist “Video Guides to Completing the 2020 Census Online” to view more language options.



Kansas Counts-2020 Census

Kansas State Data Center

Census 2020 & Libraries

United States Census Bureau – 2020 Census

Mid-America Regional Council


Hiawatha Census Data