U.S. Census Bureau Begins 2020 Census Recruitment

The U.S. Census Bureau has announced recruitment for thousands of 2020 census count-related positions located throughout the United States and Puerto Rico.

The census counts the population in all 50 states, the District of Colombia and five U.S. territories providing important data that determines the way services, products and support are provided to communities across the country. According to the U.S. Census Bureau, billions of dollars in federal funding are allocated based on census data. The 2020 Census, occurring every ten years, will mark the 24th time the country has counted its population since 1790.

For a chance at competitive wages, flexible schedules, along with the opportunity to be a part of history and support local communities, interested applicants for 2020 Census positions can complete an online application here.

Graphic: Why Census Matters to Southern Arizona