January – September 2019
U.S. Census Bureau will open 248 area Census offices.
April 23, 2019
U.S. Supreme Court will hear the case on citizenship question.
Decision from U.S. Supreme Court on
June – August 2019
Census Test by U.S. Census Bureau to evaluate
September 2019 and On
Recruitment and hiring by U.S. Census Bureau of temporary Census field staff.
The first enumeration begins in remote areas of Alaska, before the spring thaw.
March – April 2020
Self Response phase of Census 2020 (internet, mail, and phone; four waves of staggered mail).
April 1, 2020
National Census Day
May – July 2020
Primary non-response follow-up operation (to households that did not self-respond).