Hyde County has been advised that its 2020 Census return rate is currently ranked 94th out of 100 North Carolina counties.
This puts the county at risk for an undercount which could negatively impact future funding and resources for the next decade.
If you have not responded to the 2020 Census, please visit https://2020census.gov/en/ways-to-respond.html and take a few minutes to complete the census.
An accurate census count is vital to get funding for our schools, social programs, highway funding, disaster recovery, and number of other important programs. It also makes sure we have accurate representation in government.
Getting an accurate count is extremely important.
If you have already filled yours out, check with your friends and neighbors and remind them as well. It only takes a few minutes.