PONCA CITY – April 1st will mark as a big day in 2020 as it will be the day of the United States Census.

In Kay County, the goal for Ponca City in 2020 is to have a population of 26,000 with each person valuing $1,675. $80 is expected to go to Kay County with an expected population of 47,000 people. Ponca City is hoping for $43 million in federal funds.

In 2010, 4% of children went uncounted.

You will be counted one time for the census, which includes where you live.