It's Time to Get Counted, McHenry!

Official IDHS census logo for RAILS grant recipients to useBe counted in 2020! Every person counted in the current Census means another $15,000 for our community. Because of the pandemic, you now have until October 31 to complete your survey. Just go to to get started.

What is the census, exactly, and why should you participate? Click on the links below to learn more.


New Video Answers Your Questions; Gives New Deadline

Frequently Asked Questions About the Census

How do I complete the online questionnaire (Video)

Current census response rates by state, county and city

Sample of Census Invitation Letter to Households

Sample of Census Questionnaire (Bi-Lingual)