The Census affects you, your family, and your entire community. The data helps decision makers understand how your community is changing so they can plan for future needs.
Each state receives federal funds for community investment. If you live, work, or spend time in Prince George’s County, you benefit from those investments.
When investments are made in factories, homes, business offices, stores, or neighborhood revitalization projects, the community benefits from not just the project, but also job creation and the flow of money into the local economy.
The community benefits from building and maintaining schools, hospitals, transportation infrastructure, public safety, and emergency preparedness initiatives.