Census Self-Response Rate in CO is High, but Lagging in Pitkin, Eagle, and Lake Counties

Apr 1, 2020

According to the US Census Bureau, as of Wednesday, 40.3% of Colorado households have self-responded to the 2020 Census. The national self-response rate is 38.4%.  In Garfield County, a little more than 37% of households have responded, 24.2% in Lake County, 16.7% in Pitkin County, and 9.8% in Eagle County. The self-response questionnaire is at 2020census.gov and takes less than 10 minutes to complete.

The 2020 census has suspended field operations, but forms can still be filled out online at 2020Census.gov, over the phone by calling the number provided in your invitation, and by paper through the mail.