What happened to Mariposa County with the 2010 census?
At the beginning of the 2010 census, Mariposa was right at the top in California with returning the completed census. So far the County has a return rate of 57%. That compares to a 60% return rate in 2000. The State of California is averaging 71% and nationally the average is 72% for the 2010 census.
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Possibly the talk of all the guns in Mariposa County is keeping some census workers at bay.