When does the 2020 census start?

The census does not start on Census Day (April 1). It officially kicked off on January 21 in remote Alaska. The bureau says most homes can respond as early as March 12. Households are supposed to include everyone living in the home as of April 1, which is a reference date, on the form.

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1. When does the 2020 census start?
2. How will the homeless population be counted?
3. How will these transitory locations be identified?
4. Who is counted by the census?
5. Is the census voluntary?
6. Is my information private?
7. Is this the first online census?
8. What questions does the 2020 Census ask?
9. Is there a US citizenship question on the census?
10. Is Hispanic or Latino a considered a race on the census?
11. Does the census ask about my religion, political party or income?
12. How much money is allocated because of the census?
13. Is the census the same as the American Community Survey?