This blog is sponsored by the U.S. Census Bureau

The U.S. Census Bureau is currently recruiting to fill hundreds of thousands of temporary positions across the country to assist with the 2020 Census count.

Temporary positions for the 2020 Census feature flexible hours, competitive wages that are paid weekly, and a chance to play a role in the momentous task of counting the country's population.

Pay rates in Lubbock County range between $19-$21/hour. Census takers will also receive reimbursement for work-related mileage and expenses where applicable.


The Census will determine how much funding each state receives for roads and highways, law enforcement and emergency services, and parks and recreation.


You can apply for a part-time position for the U.S. Census Bureau at You can also text TexasJobs to 313131 for more information.

More From Talk 103.9 & 1340