The United States Census 2020 is hiring in Nueces County. The start rate is $19.50 an hour, for temporary full-time and part-time positions in operations and field work.

The U.S. Census 2020 is recruiting 3,255 people in Nueces County to support their efforts. The vast majority of positions will be filled in January and February of 2020.

The Census is conducted every ten years and determines the funding and representation of the community in Congress and State Legislature. Everyone being counted helps shape public funds that effect schools, fire and emergency services, and healthcare for the community.

This years’ Census is important for local funding and also vital in the redistricting and gerrymandering laws. It will shape the political environment with the hopes that all voters are represented in the next presidential election.

The United States Census 2020 is hosting a huge campaign and spending big dollars to ensure every citizen is counted. Each household will have the option of responding online, by mail, or by phone.

Interested job seekers can apply online at www.2020/ or call 1-855-JOB-2020 or the local office at 956-229-6703.