Booming Indiana Town Hoping For Accurate Census Count Amid COVID-19 ShutdownDespite data that shows people are moving out of Lake County, Indiana, sleepy St. John saw its population triple between 2005 and 2017, according to its comprehensive plan.
Cook County Commissioner Puts Out Multilingual Effort To Get People To Fill Out CensusIllinois is in the top ten for states that have responded to the U.S. Census, yet some parts of Chicagoland could be undercounted because of a language barrier.
As Census Day Arrives, State And Local Officials Worry Some Communities Will Be Under-CountedThe COVID-19 pandemic is disrupting the Census count, and officials already have pushed back the response deadline by two weeks to Aug. 14.
With Most College Students Home From School During Coronavirus Outbreak, How Should They Fill Out Census Forms?Another unintended consequence of the coronavirus pandemic is that college towns could take a financial hit for the next decade, because the 2020 Census is underway.
You Paid For It: U.S. Census Could Be Making Some Of The Taxpayer Dollars It Spends Back, But It's Never TriedTens of billions of taxpayer dollars have been used to conduct the U.S. Census – and there is a way the federal government could make some of that money back.
What To Expect During The 2020 CensusIllinois gets some $55 billion every year in federal funding, and it's all based on the census. There's a tight timeline to make sure everyone is counted. 
The 2020 Census: A Timeline And Key DatesThis early February, signs for the 2020 Census blanketed Chicago’s City Hall and PSAs were popping up nationwide.
Report: Blacks, Latinos At Risk Of Undercount In 2020 CensusUndercounting could diminish power and money in those areas for the next decade. The 2020 census determines the allocation of more than $675 billion in federal spending on schools, transportation and health care, as well which states gain or lose U.S. congressional seats.
Illinois Organizations Prepare For 2020 CensusAt least $34 billion in federal funding for programs that directly assist Illinois residents is tied to census figures.