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.