NEVADA COUNTY, Calif. February 7, 2020 – A remarkable number of eligible voters will have no say in the upcoming elections. The latest voter registration totals show 77,972 eligible voters in Nevada County, however only 67,443 (86.50%) are registered to vote in the March 3 primary election.
The statewide percentage of registered voters was 80.95% on January 3rd when Secretary of State Alex Padilla released registration totals 60 days ahead of the primary election. 20,428,270 Californians out of 25,236,113 eligible voters where registered to cast a ballot.
10,000+ voters in Nevada County – 4,800,000+ throughout California not registered to vote
Current Nevada County registration numbers:
- Democrats: 25,458
- Republicans: 22,434
- No Party Preference: 15,045
- American Independent: 2,658
- Libertarians: 924
- Green: 732
- Peace&Freedom: 195
[Source: Nevada County Elections Office on Feb. 7, 2020]
Still time to register to vote – deadline is Feb. 17
You can register to vote in Nevada County if:
- You are a citizen of the United States
- You reside in Nevada County
- You will be at least 18 years old at the time of the next election
- You are not in prison or on parole for the conviction of a felony
- You have not been found by a court to be mentally incompetent
Am I registered to vote in Nevada County?
See if you are registered to vote online.
How do I register to vote?
See how to register to vote on the Secretary of State’s website.
If you register after Feb. 17th, 2020:
- You can submit an application and it will be processed for future elections.
- You have the opportunity to “conditionally” register to vote and vote provisionally at your local county elections office.