Call me a census nerd, but this is kind of cool. There’s a Census 2010 widget that can be downloaded to track the participation rates, on a daily basis, in any neighborhood in the country. I checked out the middle of Port Chester. Folks, you have work to do:
Countywide, Rockland and Putnam have the edge on Westchester, with their 50 percent participation to our 46 percent, as of today.
New Rochelle, here’s your downtown district:
You can check back here for updates. To track your own area, go to http://2010.census.gov/2010census/take10map and pick your place. Click on “local view” to see the detail. You can then click on “Track Participation Rate” in the data display circle to download a widget.
And on the eve of April 1, Happy Census Day.