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Did you know that every failure to respond to the census means federal tax dollars our citizens pay do not come back into the county?
Check out the response rate rankings below with estimated funding loss and encourage everyone to go to my2020census.gov and respond!
From Census website: https://public.tableau.com/profile/us.census.bureau#!/
North Carolina is ranked 36th of states in responses
Ranked in % responses in the State (of 100 Counties):
-Henderson County is ranked 26th
-Buncombe County is ranked 36th
-Madison County is ranked 70th
-Transylvania County is ranked 77th
Potential loss in funding per County:
Henderson (60% response rate) - $5 million
Buncombe (57% response rate) - $12 million
Madison (49% response rate) - $100,000-250,000
Transylvania (47% response rate) - $100,000-250,000
Don’t let Transylvania County lose! Please encourage everyone you know to complete their Census 2020 forms today!