Are you ready to be counted in the 2020 Census?

EVERY PERSON in New Mexico needs to get counted in order to protect federal funding! Show New Mexico some love and get counted.

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New Mexico Census Efforts

For more information about Census efforts throughout the state, visit iCount NM

Statewide Census 2020 Gathering

February 26, 2020 New Mexico Counts 2020 hosted a gathering of stakeholders working to ensure a complete and fair count in the 2020 census.

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What is NM Counts 2020?

NM Counts 2020 is an outreach campaign supported by a group of New Mexico foundations to help ensure that all New Mexicans are counted in the 2020 Census, especially in the most HTC and reach communities. NM Counts 2020 has distributed funds in four grant rounds to nonprofit organizations serving immigrants, young children, and the Native American population. Our goal is to provide resources and funding to community organizations to help engage and encourage a complete count in the upcoming CensusMORE INFO»

Census Outreach Funding Resources

Grantees announced for Community-Based Census Outreach to Underrepresented Populations.

Accurate census data ensures everyone in the community gets their fair share of resources and has a political voice. The most vulnerable for an undercount are children under 5, foreign-born residents, Pueblos, Tribes and Nations, Hispanics and rural populations.


Health Care


Medicare Part B

Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP)

Food Assistance

School Lunch Program

Women, Infants and Children (WIC)

Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP)

Public Education

Education Grants

Head Start and Early Childhood Education

Foster and Child Care

Pell Grants

Community Development

Housing Assistance

Community Services

Business Loans