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Information and resources regarding upcoming Census.


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Jessica Pierpoint
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Wichita, KS 67260-0068
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General Information

It's All in the Tools Webinar Series

This Census Academy webinar series offers hands-on workshops in accessing topical exercises in locating the data you seek using the Census Bureau data tools. This is a great opportunity from the inexperienced to the advanced to walk through the tools with our experienced staff.

Each webinar will have one or more required prerequisite(s) for our data users to review before attending the workshop as we do not plan to cover the survey or program information that was covered in our FY22 webinar series. Our goal is to get you into the tools locating the data for specific topics or activities.

These are scheduled to last 90 minutes and will start at 2:00PM ET. All our webinars are FREE and open to the public. Registration is limited and will be available on a first-come first-served basis. 

February 16th: Census Tools for the Grant Writing Trade

February 23rd: How to Make a Data-Driven Business Plan Using Census Bureau Data


Other Census Workshops

February 22nd: Exploring Economic Data on


For more information regarding past recorded and upcoming webinars please visit: Census Academy



Census Timeline

Past Census Timeline-


  • January - September: The Census Bureau opened more than 200 area census offices across the country. 

  • August - October: Census takers visited areas that have experienced a lot of change and growth. 


  • January 21: The U.S. Census Bureau started counting the population in remote Alaska. 

  • March 12 - 20: Households began receiving official Census Bureau mail with detailed information on how to respond to the 2020 Census online, by phone, or by mail.

  • March 30 - April 1: The Census Bureau will count people who are experiencing homelessness over these three days. 

  • April 1: Census Day is observed nationwide. When you respond to the census, you'll tell the Census Bureau where you live as of April 1, 2020.

  • April: Census takers will begin visiting college students who live on campus, people living in senior centers, and others who live among large groups of people. Census takers will also begin following up with households that have not yet responded in areas that include off-campus housing, where residents are not counted in groups.

  • May - July: Census takers will begin visiting homes that haven't responded to the 2020 Census.

  • December: The Census Bureau will deliver apportionment counts to the President and Congress as required by law.


  • March 31: By this date, the Census Bureau will send redistricting counts to states. This information is used to redraw legislative districts based on population changes.

For more information and details: Census Important Dates 

For more COVID-19 information and details: Census Operational Adjustments

When new timeline comes out this section will be updated until then please see above to view past timeline. 


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