In light of COVID-19 concerns, it is important to highlight that every Californian can respond to the Census online at or by phone at 844-330-2020, or by mail if they received a paper form.

Debido a las preocupaciones de COVID-19, es importante enfatizar que puede responder al censo en línea en, por teléfono al 844-468-2020 o por correo si recibió un formulario en papel.

Do mối quan tâm của COVID-19, điều quan trọng là phải nhấn mạnh rằng bạn có thể trả lời điều tra dân số trực tuyến tại, qua điện thoại theo số 844-461-2020 hoặc qua thư nếu bạn nhận được một mẫu giấy.

COVID-19 문제로 인해 에서 전화, 844-461-2020 으로 전화하거나 종이 양식을받은 경우 우편으로 센서스에 응답 할 수 있음을 강조하는 것이 중요합니다.

2020 Census: Tagline Available in Multiple Languages[Source: U.S. Census Bureau]

The first 2020 Census invitations are being received in mailboxes across Orange County from the U.S. Census Bureau to participate in the 2020 Census.

With your unique and confidential household code, you will be able to visit the census website and access your form on any computer, tablet or mobile device!

What is the 2020 Census: The U.S. Constitution mandates a census of the population every 10 years. The 2020 Census will count everyone who lives in the U.S. as of April 1, 2020. Census statistics help determine the number of seats each state holds in the U.S. House of Representatives and how billions of dollars in federal funds will be allocated by state, local, and federal lawmakers every year for the next 10 years. 

Who does the census impact:  EVERYONE! The census is a national headcount, every household in the United States is counted.

When is the Census: Census day is April 1st and the census questionnaires will be distributed March 12 – 20

Where do I complete it: The census can be filled out anywhere and only takes 10 minutes to complete

How do I Respond to the Census (use only one method):

  • Online via emailed invitation
  • Over the Phone 
  • Paper questionnaire
  • Note, many public libraries, including the Santa Ana library, can provide assistance with online access

Important things to note while completing the census:

  • Include everyone expected to live in your house as of April 1st
  • Assistance with completing the form can be obtained completion can be provided via the US Government census site or by calling our Census Outreach Specialist, Edgar Medina, at (714) 480-6570

For more information see the US Census Bureau March 11 Press Release