Thank You Coon Rapids!
Residents in Coon Rapids answered the call to respond to the 2020 Census. More than 85% of households in our community responded online, by phone, or by mail, well above the state and national averages.
2020 Census Self-Response Rates:
- Coon Rapids: 85.1%
- Minnesota: 75.1%
- Nationwide: 67%
The U.S. Census Bureau reports 99.9% of Minnesota households have now been counted through self-reporting and a process called the Nonresponse Followup Operation in which census takers are sent to every household that did not respond to complete an accurate count.
Census results shape the future of communities, as census data informs how billions of dollars in federal funds are distributed for health clinics, school lunch programs, disaster recovery initiatives, and other critical programs and services for the next 10 years.