Community Surveys

 2022 survey in the mail!

The first part of this year's National Community Survey has begun! Several thousand neighbors across the city will get the survey in the mail. Please tell us everything, and send the survey back. Your mailing will have a special URL if you'd like to complete it online.

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Info coming soon in Burmese and Spanish.

White in three languages about city's survey. Blue sticky note says "Tell us everything!"


Battle Creek City Commissioners and the administration of the City of Battle Creek have used information about the perceptions and priorities of city residents regarding city services for goal-setting and long-term planning purposes for many years. In order to collect essential information about city services, the City of Battle Creek conducts a citizen survey every 3 years.

The following reports require Adobe Acrobat Reader. If your browser does not already have the Acrobat Reader plug-in that is required to view these documents, access a free copy of the software.

The reports for 2015 and 2018 are:
  • Technical Appendices -- Complete results from the surveys, methodology, and more.
  • Community Livability Report -- Survey summary and analysis by the National Research Center.
  • Dashboard -- Brief summary of benchmarking information.
  • Supplemental Online Results -- Results from the survey when placed online; non-scientific.