To be notified of any actions related to the county’s Census efforts, please take a moment and click here to fill out the contact form for the county.
Making Sure Young Children are Counted
Census 2020 is ramping up, and we need to make sure everyone in our community is counted—especially young children. In the last census (2010), about five percent of children under age five weren’t counted—approximately one million kids nationwide. California had the highest rate of undercount for young children in the entire country.
Kiss Them, Then Count Them
New flyer from the 2020census.gov on making sure that all newboarn babies are counted on your census. Download here!
Census 101: What You Need to Know
The 2020 Census is closer than you think! Here’s a quick refresher of what it is and why it’s essential that everyone is counted.
Contra Costa Kids Count
In Contra Costa County we believe every person counts. And we believe every person should get their fair share—especially little kids.
Census Family Fair Events
Update: Due to the County Guidelines, these events have been postponed.
A family-friendly event to raise awareness about the upcoming Census. A complete count of children will secure needed federal funding and accurate representation for children and families across Contra Costa County. The event is FREE and will include kids’ activities, face painting, arts & crafts, music and dance.
- Anuta Park (Bay Point) Postponed, Date TBD
- Ellis Lake Park (Concord) Postponed, Date TBD
Test Your Knowledge
Play the Census 2020 game (Powerpoint required)