Elections

The Catawba County Board of Elections is committed to efficiently conducting fair, honest, and impartial elections so that all qualified Catawba County citizens may exercise their right to vote.

The office conducts local elections, operates voting sites, maintains voter registration lists and handles numerous aspects of election administration. The Catawba County Board of Elections works in conjunction with the State Board of Elections office to ensure that elections are conducted lawfully and fairly.


OFFICIAL NOV 2018 ELECTION CANVASS RESULTS View 2018 candidates' Campaign Finance Reports.


Municipal & City School Board Elections 2019

  • Tuesday, Nov 5, 6:30am-7:30pm

[If needed: Hickory Primary - Tuesday, Oct 8, 6:30am-7:30pm]


Municipal Filing

  • Brookford - 2 Aldermen seats
  • Catawba - 1 Mayor, 2 Councilmen seats
  • Claremont - 3 Councilmen seats
  • Conover - 3 Councilmen seats
  • Hickory - 3 Aldermen seats (Wards 1, 2, 3)
  • Long View - 3 Aldermen seats (Wards 1, 3, 4)
  • Maiden - 1 Mayor, 3 Councilmen seats
  • Newton - 1 Mayor, 3 Council seats

Begins Friday, Jul 5, noon

Ends Friday, Jul 19, noon

Hickory filing Fee: $12

All others: $5


City School Boards Filing

Hickory Schools Seats:

  • Ward 4
  • Ward 6
  • At-Large Seat

Begins Friday, Aug 16, noon

Ends Friday, Sep 6, 5pm

Filing Fee: $5

Newton/Conover Schools Seats:

  • 1 seat - Newton District
  • 2 seats - Conover District

Begins Friday, Aug 16, noon

Ends Friday, Sep 6, noon

Filing Fee: $5

Nov 6, 2018 General Election Results


2018 General Election Results - link to SBOE interactive election results

Catawba County Official Results - PDF of Catawba County results (includes results by Precinct)

Election results for Catawba County were finalized at canvass on Friday, May 18th, 11am

May 8, 2018 Primary Election Results


2018 Primary Results - link to SBOE interactive election results

Catawba County Official Results - PDF of Catawba County results (includes results by Precinct)

Election results for Catawba County were finalized at canvass on Friday, May 18th, 11am

Official Catawba County Election Results

Click here for Catawba County Election Results - PDF reports of votes by Catawba County voters (2002 to Current)


Interactive Results for Catawba County (NCSBE Website)