What Is the 2020 Census?

The 2020 Census counts every person living in the 50 states, District of Columbia, and five U.S. territories.

Most people think of the census as a way for our government to update the population numbers every 10 years.  While that is the purpose of the census at its most basic, the data gathered provides much more complex information that can then be used in virtually infinite ways by government, social agencies, non-profits, businesses and more.  Data includes information about family size, where people live, age, ethnic background and income.  Data is used to determine the needs of local populations for infrastructure, education social services and medical services and can be used by businesses and civic organizations to determine where to locate, advertise and fill jobs.

To learn more about the census and how to make sure that you get counted, scroll through gallery below.

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Upcoming Events

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Upcoming Events

Wed 08

Fall Yard Waste Collection – Tuesday and Wednesday Trash Customers

December 8 @ 6:00 am - 2:00 pm
For Tuesday and Wednesday trash collection customers. Please see the Public Works Department for important information regarding Yard Waste Collection.
Wed 08

Planning Commission 12-8-2021 @ 5:30PM

December 8 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Town Hall
Mon 13

Closed Session of the Mayor and Council

December 13 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Town Hall
Closed session of the Mayor and Council pursuant to the Statutory Authority of the State of Maryland General Provisions Article,...
Mon 13

Mayor & Council Meeting

December 13 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Town Hall
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