Miami County Census 2020

April 1, 2020, is Census Day.



While that is still some time away, local governments, community leaders and volunteers across the Kansas City metro are working together to ensure a complete and accurate count. The following is a general timeline for Census activities in the Kansas City region. 

Timeline for 2020 Census.



  • July 2019 → Communications and advertising campaign begins
  • June-August 2019 → Area Census Offices open
  • August 2019 → In-field Address Canvassing and Group Quarters operation begins
  • September 2019 → Hiring of enumerators begins
  • March 2020 → Census postcards are sent to most homes
  • March 2020 → Door-to-door enumeration and Enumeration at Transitory Locations begins
  • March – August 2020 → Conduct self-response
  • March 2020 → Mailing 1: Letter with info to take survey online
  • Mailing 2: Letter to non-respondents
  • Mailing 3: Postcard to non-respondents
  • Mailing 4: Letter + questionnaire to non-respondents
  • April 2020 → Mailing 5: “It’s not too late” postcard to non-respondents
  • April 1, 2020 → 2020 Census Day
  • April 2020 → Non-response Follow-up begins for households that did not submit a Census form
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