Fond du Lac County Census Participation Down

(Fond du Lac) If you have not taken the 2020 Census yet an official with the Complete Count Committee of Fond du Lac County encourages you to take it. Ellen Sorensen says the County is lagging behind 2010 in its rate of participation. This year it is at 74.6 percent and 10 years ago it finished at 77.4 percent. Ripon’s participation so far is 73.9 percent compared to 79 percent in 2010. Also falling behind the 2010 participation rate are Brandon at 70.8 percent, Eldorado at 80.2 percent, Fond du Lac at 71 percent, and Rosendale at 82.1 percent. Oakfield at 80.3 percent is well ahead of its 2010 participation rate of 60.9 percent. The Census can be completed online.