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Get Its Fair Share of $675 Billion Per Year Over The Next Ten Years 

HELP FLOYD COUNTY

COMPLETE THE 2020 CENSUS

COMPLETE THE  2020 CENSUS

HELP FLOYD COUNTY

Businesses use census data to decide where to build factories, offices and stores, and this creates jobs.

Census results affect planning and funding for infrastructure—including programs for:

  • Highway Planning and Construction

  • Section 8 housing - such as Floyd County Housing, Martin Housing and Prestonsburg Housing

  • Federal Transit Programs

  • Community Development, and;

  • Rural Water and Waste Disposal Systems.​

HOW CAN THE CENSUS HELP BRING JOBS TO FLOYD COUNTY ?

WHY IS THE CENSUS IMPORTANT TO FLOYD COUNTY ?

HOW CAN THE CENSUS HELP MEDICAL PROVIDERS IN FLOYD COUNTY ?

WHAT INFORMATION DO I PROVIDE ?

When you respond to the census, you help your community gets its fair share of the more than $675 billion per year in federal funds spent on :

  • County schools, students, and younger children, such as: Free Lunch Program, Special education, Head Start, after-school programs, and classroom technology.
  • Maternal and child health programs
  • Hospitals
  • Roads
  • Public works and other vital programs

The Census asks for your name, age, race, sex, Hispanic Origin, household relationship, as well as housing questions. The 2020 questionnaire will essentially be the same as the 2010 form. When completing the Census, you should count everyone who is living in your household on April 1, 2020 – including infants.

Additionally, Census information helps health providers predict the spread of diseases through communities with children or elderly people. And when disasters hit, the census tells rescuers how many people will need their help. Census numbers help industry reduce financial risk and locate potential markets.