The 2020 census is live. Have you been counted?

As an official Census Partner, Texas REALTORS® is working to encourage members to participate in this year’s decennial census to help shape the future and better understand the housing industry.

A Simple Survey

The census asks questions such as how many people are in your household, demographic information about each person, and whether the home is owned or rented.

How the Information is Used

An accurate count helps ensure your community receives its share of more than $675 billion per year in federal funds for schools, hospitals, roads, and other vital programs.

The data is also used for drawing legislative districts to determine how many members of Congress will represent us in Washington, D.C.

2 Ways You Can Help

Your response—and the response of every member of your community—is critical. There are two ways you can help:

  • Spread the word. Use the resources at to educate clients about the importance of their response.
  • Do your part. Complete the survey for your household so you’re prepared to answer questions: