Black Hawk County
Elections
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Welcome to the Black Hawk County Elections Website

The Auditor’s Office is responsible for every aspect of conducting an election from voter registration to the final count of the votes. This site is designed to be a resource for residents looking to learn how to vote, find their elected officials, learn about becoming a candidate, or find past or upcoming election information.

Upcoming & Recent Elections

News

New Voting Laws

October 25, 2021

The 2021 Iowa General Assembly passed significant changes in election law, including a reduction in the time during which to vote by mail and in person.

FAQ

Q.

Can an independent vote in a primary election?

A.

Yes and No. In Iowa, you must be a member of a political party (in 2020: Republican and Democrat) to vote in a primary election. However, anyone* can change parties on Election Day and vote. For independents to vote they must declare a political party.

*Precinct election officials may not change political parties within 30 days of an election.

Black Hawk County Voter Registration

Updated July 21, 2022
Democratic
33,585
No Party
29,538
Republican
23,423
Other
793
Total Registered Voters: 87,339
This webpage was printed on October 2, 2022. For the most current election-related information, visit the Black Hawk County, Iowa, Elections website at https://blackhawkcountyelections.iowa.gov.
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