Census Workers Finishing Follow-Ups

by Gabe Bullard Census workers are almost finished visiting the homes of Kentuckians who did not send in their census forms in April. About 700 thousand households in Kentucky did not report in the census, and workers have been visiting their homes since May 1st. More than 90 percent of those households have been visited, […]

Count Me In! Why Do We Have a Census?

Finding and counting every person living in the United States sounds like an impossible task; and homelessness, language barriers and suspicion about the government don’t make it any easier. Yet according to the constitution, it must be done. The Census has been happening every 10 years since 1790, and as our diverse population continues to swell, it becomes an increasingly difficult job. Listen to the Show