2020 Census

Kern behind state in Census response; new push for participation begins

June 11, 2020 / By

The U.S Census Bureau has begun dropping off 2020 Census questionnaire packets in Kern County. 

Census Bureau workers will make a stop at more than 9,000 homes throughout the County, according to the Census Bureau. 

Latest Census data shows impacts of pandemic on American households

May 22, 2020 / By

Results from the U.S. Census Bureau Household Pulse Survey, released this week, show the effects the COVID-19 pandemic is having on households across the nation.

Census Quick Facts: The Difference Between “Urban” and “Rural” areas

May 22, 2020 / By
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You’ve probably heard the words “urban” and “rural” to describe geographical areas around Kern County during the census, but do you know what distinguishes them from each other?Is

Census Caravan surprises hard-to-count residents with cheerful weekend rally

May 19, 2020 / By
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The success of Saturday’s 2020 Census Caravan through the streets of Bakersfield and Lamont surpassed expectations.Organized

Local organizations to raise awareness of 2020 Census with Census Caravan

May 14, 2020 / By

Local organizations and community leaders are going to raise awareness of the 2020 Census with a Census Caravan Saturday.

Dolores Huerta joins state and community leaders for SJV+ Census Week of Action virtual press conference

May 12, 2020 / By
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The Sierra Health Foundation and The Center hosted a virtual press conference Tuesday morning for the 2020 Census, featuring a number of community and political leaders from across the state.Led