The City encourages the community to take a few minutes to complete and return the 2020 Census form. The 2020 Census has never been easier to respond, whether by mail, online, or phone. People can now self-respond by visiting my2020census.gov or by calling (844) 330-2020.
In light of the COVID-19 outbreak, the United States Census Bureau adjusted the 2020 Census operations in order to protect the health and safety of employees and the public; implement guidance from federal, state, and local health authorities; and ensure a complete and accurate count of all communities. To view the updated timeline, visit ggcity.org/2020-census.
Every 10 years, the United States Census Bureau conducts a population count of the entire country. An accurate count of Garden Grove is critical for ensuring federal funding and resources for community development, education, health and human services, housing, public safety, roads, and more. The 2020 Census affects $1.5 trillion in federal funding each year along with congressional representation and redistricting.