Current List of Candidates

2020 Partisan Races - March Primary and November General Elections

If more candidates of the same party file for office than there are seats avaialable for that office, the party will hold a primary election March 3rd. The winners of that party will advance to the November 3rd general election to represent their party on the ballot.

Candidate List - Full list of candidates for Catawba County (updated 4:55pm 12/11/2019)

Offices up for Election



US House of Reprsentatives District 05
(1 seat)
Virginia Foxx
US House of Representatives District 10
(1 seat)
David L. Johnson
Patrick McHenry
Ralf Walters
NC District Court Judge (Dist 25) Seat 08
(1 seat)
Burford A. Cherry
NC District Court Judge (Dist 25) Seat 10
(1 seat)
Andrea Chiz Plyler
Candidates in the following races file with the County Boards of Elections
NC Senate District 42
(1 seat)
Mark HolloTina R. Miles
NC House District 89
(1 seat)
Mitchell Smith Setzer
NC House District 96
(1 seat)
Jay AdamsKim Bost
Board of Commissioners
(2 seats)
Ray Abernathy
Austin Allran
Barbara Gale Beatty
Derek Colson
Tom Dees
Richard E. Thompson
Register of Deeds
(1 seat)

Non-Partisan County Races - November Election


Catawba County School Board
(3 seats)

Soil & Water Conservation District Supervisor
(1 seat)

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