How do I respond to the Census?
There will be four ways to respond to the 2020 Census. Self-response (meaning online, phone, or mail) begins on March 12, 2020.

If you live in a "group quarters," such as a correctional facility, nursing home, or college dorm, a Census worker will work with the administration of your facility to get a complete count. These operations begin in February 2020.

Visit this link for more on Who to Count when completing the Census.

1. Online

It's safe, secure, and confidential. Your information and privacy are protected. It's economical for both the Census and taxpayers. It's green (save the trees!) and it's user friendly - there are help screens and the ability to review your answers.

Don't have access to a computer or the internet? Don't worry - there are three other ways to complete the Census and there will also be internet access points around Williams County when it comes time to fill it out.

2. Phone

The Census Bureau will take your information question by question from the convenience of your phone from any location.

3. Mail

Wait until you receive your paper form through the mail or dropped at your residence (if you are a P.O. Box holder). It can be filled out at home and dropped into your mailbox or P.O. Box.

4. In-person Interview

If you choose to not self-respond, then a Census Bureau worker (enumerator) will visit your residence to interview you in person.

206 East Broadway
Williston, ND 58801

Mailing Address:
PO Box 2047
Williston, ND 58802-2047


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