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The 2020 CENSUS


CSTO strongly believes that all MA residents deserve to be and should be counted in the 2020
The Census is a survey of the United States population that helps distribute critical resources
and funding to Massachusetts.
Completing the Census is safe, easy, quick, and a
civic obligation. The Census generally takes 15 minutes to complete!

To support the Castle Square community, CSTO has established a Census Access Hotline (617-804-6026) where residents
can call and receive support over the phone.

Our Census Support number is 

If you do not have access to a computer or Internet, another quick and easy way to complete the
questionnaire is to call the Census Hotline and Census staff will help you answer the Census questions
over the phone. The hotline is available 7 days a week in many languages including:

English (英⽂): 844-330-2020         Spanish (Español): 844-468-2020
Mandarin (国语): 844-391-2020  Cantonese (⼴东话): 844-398-2020


For more information about the 2020 Census and the critical importance of getting counted, visit 

What Does The Census Fund?

Planning and Funding for Employment and Training

Including programs for food stamps (SNAP), vocational rehabilitation state grants, dislocated workers, and American Indian and Alaska Native employment and training.  


Including programs such as Medicaid, Medicare Part B, State Children’s Health Insurance, and the prevention and treatment of substance abuse.                                                                                                                                                                      


Including programs for highway planning and construction, Section 8 housing, federal transit, community development, parks, and rural  water and waste disposal systems.                                                                               


Including programs such as Head Start, Pell Grants, school lunches, rural education, adult education, and grants for preschool special education.                                                                                                                                                                                           

How to fill out the Census Online

  1. Visit the 

  2. Follow Instructions or call our Census Access Hotline for additional support

Census Will Ask

  • Your address

  • Who lives in the household

  • How many people live there

  • Their age and relationship to the person filling out the Census

Census Will NOT Ask

  • Phone number

  • Bank Account

  • Social Security Number

  • If you are a Citizen

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