York County Complete Count

York County has partnered with the Census Bureau, City of York, and other community leaders to create a York County Complete Count Committee to ensure a complete and accurate count in 2020.

Census 2020- April 1 (JPG)

In Pennsylvania, everyone counts. Participate and help protect the federal funding we receive for transportation, education, community development, business loans and more.

Importance of a complete count

Responding to the 2020 Census can help drive funding to local roads and bridges.

The 2020 Census relies on each household to count every person in America

COMMUNITY OUTREACH

How is York County Response Rate for 2020 Census?  Checkout the interactive map at https://bit.ly/3cu0V5i

Need help spreading the word?  The PA State Data Center has shared a social media guide prepared by the US Census Bureau.  This slideshow provides customizable social media content and ideas and examples  how to spread the word about the 2020 Census.  While many of us have been sharing Census 2020 information for weeks, April 1st is the ceremonial Census Day.  Please refer to power point social media guide below and share the important message of the 2020 Census.
CENSUS DAY PARTNERSHIP CONTENT (PowerPoint)

Statistics in Schools (SIS) - Everyone Counts

Power of the Pulpit: Faith Leaders Gather to Support the 2020 Census

Faith Communities Action Guide

Who’s Promoting 2020 Census in York County?

March 3, 2020

Leslie Wright (Regional Technician for the US Census Bureau), Ricardo Quintero (York City Office of the Mayor), and Anne Walko (York County Planning Commission) sat down with the Cumulus Media News and Media Director Mark McKenzie to discuss Census 2020.  York County and  York City are pleased to partner with the US Census Bureau to ensure a complete count of York County.  The interview to be aired on WSBA Community Focus. Invitations to complete the Census go out next week!  You can complete the Census online, by telephone, or by completing and returning a form by mail.  Everyone counts!

WSBA interview with Mark McKenzie (JPG)

February 24, 2020

Anne Walko was honored to attend a press event yesterday at Flinchbaugh’s Orchard and Farm Market. Hosted by PA’s Second Lady, Gisele Fetterman, the topic was ensuring an accurate Census 2020 count of rural communities in PA.  Pennsylvania has the third highest rural population in the Nation, with over 75% of the total population living in rural areas.  The York County Complete Count Committee continues to work so that everyone counts!

Russell Redding - Secretary of Agriculture