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DeKalb County Government Partners with the US Census Bureau for 2020 Census

DeKalb County Government is a Partner with the U.S. Census Bureau 2020 Census. Together we harness the power of Census Bureau data and co-create solutions that improve the lives of American people and businesses.

Complete your Census online here:

Important Dates:  

OCT. 13, 2020 — As of today, well over 99.9% of housing units have been accounted for in the 2020 Census. Self-response and field data collection operations for the 2020 Census will conclude on October 15, 2020.  READ MORE


We want all of our communities above their 2010 Census rates, so let’s cheer on the Villages of Lee and Malta in these final weeks!  #2020Census #AmericaCounts #DeKalbCounty #Lee #Malta.    Let’s all help remind our friends and neighbors to take 5 minutes to complete the Census online at or by phone 844-330-2020.
The “2020 Census Response Rates to Date” will be updated weekly.
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The self-response period is almost over and we need your help to make a final push. The Census is critical for state and federal tax dollars that will flow back into DeKalb County communities, as well as maintaining the amount of representation in our county and state as a whole. Please complete the Census online at or by phone toll free at 844-330-2020.


News –

The 2020 Census Is Ready for America to Respond

Census Bureau Director Steven Dillingham said. “We are encouraging everyone to respond once they receive their 2020 Census invitation.”

A sample of the 2020 Census questionnaire is available on along with more information about when most people will receive their invitations in the mail. The invitation mailings are addressed to “Resident” at the household address and do not include an individual’s name. In areas more likely to respond online, mailings contain information on how to respond online. Households in areas of the country that are less likely to respond via the internet will also receive a paper questionnaire in their first mailing, along with information on how to respond online. All nonresponding households will receive a paper questionnaire after two more reminder mailings.

You can respond online or by phone in one of 13 languages and find assistance in many more. If you need help completing the 2020 Census, you can call a toll-free phone number.

General Info:

Respond to the 2020 Census[Source: U.S. Census Bureau]

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Last Updated:  10/05/2020

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