Who Counts as Part of Your Home?

If you will be living in Madison County on April 1st, 2020 you are considered a resident of Madison County. Madison County includes the cities of Rexburg and Sugar City as well as: Archer, Burton, Hibbard, Lyman, Plano, Thornton, Salem, and all points in between. 

 

For most individuals and families responding to the Census will be straightforward. By April 1, 2020, and as early as March 12th, every home will receive an invitation to participate in the 2020 Census. You will have three options for responding:

 

  • Online

  • By phone

  • By mail

 

The 2020 Census marks the first time you'll have the option to respond online. You can even respond on your mobile device.

 

Counting Young Children

 

It is important to remember to count any children who are living with you. This includes:

 

All children who live in your home, including foster children, grandchildren, nieces and nephews, and the children of friends (even if they are living with you temporarily).

 

Children who split their time between homes, if they are living with you on April 1, 2020.

 

Newborn babies, even those who are born on April 1, 2020, or who are still in the hospital on this date.

 

Visitors on Census Day

 

Whether to count a visitor depends on the type of visitor. Visitors who are in your home on April 1, 2020, but who will return to their usual residence, should be counted where they live and sleep most of the time. Citizens of foreign countries who are visiting the United States on vacation or business on April 1, 2020, should not be counted.

 

Foreign Citizens in the United States

 

Citizens of foreign countries who are living in the United States, including members of the diplomatic community, should be counted at the U.S. residence where they live and sleep most of time.

 

Citizens of foreign countries who are visiting the United States on vacation or business on April 1, 2020, should not be counted.

The 2020 Census Form is Now Available 

The 2020 Census is now live. Click the button below to take you the official United States Census Bureau's website to fill out your Census Form.

The 2020 Census questionnaire will take about 10 minutes to complete.

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