The 2020 Census is a simple form that determines funding and representation for our communities. An accurate census ensures our communities receive funding for schools, healthcare, housing, roads, and more.
The 2020 Census will NOT ask about citizenship status. Your information is confidential and safe. It cannot be shared.
Let’s do our part, Nebraska.
The census is easy, safe, and important.
Nebraska Extension provides the following information as a resource for people interested in the 2020 Census and its impact on Nebraska.
Census Questionnaires Are in the Mail
Starting on March 12, census questionnaires will start to appear in your mailbox.
Depending on how likely your area is to respond online, you’ll receive either an invitation encouraging you to respond online or an invitation along with a paper questionnaire. In areas where 20% or more of the households need Spanish assistance, the invitations will be in both English and Spanish.
To learn more about the 2020 Census mailings, visit the Census website.Census Mailing Information
Nebraska Counts is a coalition of nonpartisan nonprofit organizations who serve thousands of fellow Nebraskans across the state.Learn More
Visit the Census Bureau website to learn more about the census and how you can respond.Learn More
From Census Day to Dec. 31, find key dates for the 2020 Census.Key Dates
Avoiding Fraud and Scams
The U.S. Census Bureau is committed to making the 2020 Census quick, easy, and safe for all participants. Here are some tips to help you stay safe.Stay Safe
How many people live in Nebraska? What's the median household income? Find Census facts about Nebraska.Explore Nebraska Data
Sample Census Form
Read for yourself the questions on the U.S. 2020 Census.View Sample Form