The Census is here!

Friday, January 24, 2020

Whether you live in the City of Oxford or not, it is important that you know that the decennial Census is happening now. Over the coming weeks, you’ll begin to hear and see more about it and why it is important. You might even see a commercial during the upcoming Super Bowl on Feb 3. Please know that it is easy, safe and important and that everyone counts, regardless of where they live.

Upcoming Dates

Date or TimelineDescription
Week of March 12Mailers go out to households – online response option is open
Week of April 8Another mailer goes out – if you did not respond online
Week of May 1Census worker knocks on your door – if you still did not respond
May through AugustUp to two more personal visits – at this point the house is vacant or you are hiding!

More Information

Find out more on the 2020 Census website.

Departments: 
City Manager
Clerk of Council
Community Development
Economic Development
Finance & Utilities
Fire
Human Resources
Law
Parks & Recreation
Police & Parking
Service & Engineering