Philanthropic groups are partnering with the state of Oregon to ensure hard-to-count areas are included in the 2020 census. Kendall Clawson, head of Grantmakers of Oregon and Southwest Washington, says numbers from the 2020 census will play a crucial role for Oregon in the years to come….

According to the City University of New York’s Center for Urban Research, about 10 percent of Oregon’s population lives in hard-to-count neighborhoods.