Most households have received an invitation to respond online to the 2020 Census. Please respond to this invitation online, by phone or by mail. You can visit www.2020census.gov for more information. The census provides critical data that lawmakers, business owners, teachers, and many others use to provide daily services, products, and support for you and your community. Every year, billions of dollars in federal funding go to hospitals, fire departments, schools, roads, and other resources based on census data.