Election & Voter Registration Information

NEXT ELECTION:  March 3, 2020 - Special Election for North Iowa Area Community College

Absentee voting begins February 3, 2020. Requests for Absentee Ballots to be mailed must be received by 5 p.m. on Friday, February 21.   In-person absentee voting can be done through Monday, March 2, 5 p.m. in the auditor’s office.  Polls will be open from 7 a.m. until 8 p.m.  Sample ballots are not yet available at this time.

Candidate Filing Information

OfficeElectionFiling Period StartsFiling Period Ends at 5 pmSignatures Required
County Level Partisan Candidates (BOS, Auditor, Sheriff)PrimaryMarch 2 March 25REP = 68
DEM = 57
County Level NPPO & Nominated by Petition Candidates (BOS, Auditor, Sheriff)General March 2March 20110
Township OfficialsGeneralMarch 2March 200
County Hospital TrusteesGeneralMarch 2March 2050
Soil & Water Conservation BoardGeneralMarch 2March 2025
County Agricultural ExtensionGeneralNo Start DateAugust 2625

Primary Election Candidate Resources

2020 Primary Election Candidate’s Guide
Affidavit of Candidacy
Nomination Petition for Primary Election

General Election Candidate Resources

2020 General Election Candidate’s Guide
Affidavit of Candidacy
Nomination Petition for General Election - Partisan Offices (Auditor, Board of Supervisor & Sheriff)
Nomination Petition for Non-Partisan Offices (Township Officials, Hospital Trustees, Soil & Water Conservation & County Ag Extension)

Check out www.MyIowaVote.com. This is a tool that let's you know when elections are happening and have the information you need to vote with confidence. Click on the link to sign up to receive election reminders, get registered to vote, & apply for your absentee ballot!

Are you a registered voter in Iowa? 

To register to vote, complete a Voter Registration Form and provide it to the county auditor's office in the county you reside.  

 Click here to learn more about Electronic Voter Registration.  

if you have been convicted of a felony and are unsure if your rights have been restored to vote, visit the Office of the Governor of Iowa website.  You will find restoration of citizens rights to vote and hold public office.
Not sure where you vote?  Find your precinct/polling place on the maps below or click here
Want to Absentee Vote for an Election?  Complete an Absentee Ballot Request Form and provide it to the Auditor's Office in the county you reside.  
Want to check the status of an Absentee Ballot Request?  Track Your Absentee Ballot Visit the Iowa Secretary of State's website and click on "Elections" for more information such as military or overseas civilian voting, candidate filing requirements, state-wide election results, and much more. 

Precinct Maps



Floyd County Local Chair:  William Baresel, (641) 228-4500, wbaresel@gmail.com
Iowa Democrats:  http://iowademocrats.org/


Floyd County Local Chair:  Julius Bryant, (641) 330-8013, juliusbryant13@gmail.com
Republican Party of Iowa:   https://www.iowagop.org/

Contact Us

  1. Gloria A. Carr

    County Auditor & Commissioner of Elections

    Floyd County Courthouse
    101 S. Main
    Suite 302
    Charles City, IA 50616-2790

    Ph: 641-257-6131
    Fx: 641-257-6109

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