2020 Presidential Election Dates

Presidential Primary: 
Early Voting - Thursday April 16, 2020 through Thursday April 23, 2020
Election Day - Tuesday April 28, 2020

Presidential General: 
Early Voting - Thursday October 22, 2020 through Thursday October 29, 2020
Election Day - Tuesday November 3, 2020

Howard County Early Voting Centers

Ridgely's Run Community Center

Ridgely's Run Community Center
All-Purpose Room
8400 Mission Rd
Jessup, MD 20794

Miller Branch Library

Miller Branch Library
Meeting Rooms
9421 Frederick Rd
Ellicott City, MD 21042

The Bain Center

The Bain Center
Great Rooms 1 & 2
5470 Ruth Keeton Way
Columbia, MD 21044

Howard County Fairgrounds

Howard County Fairgrounds
The Old Bingo Hall
2210 Fairgrounds Rd
West Friendship, MD 21794

Statewide Early Voting Centers

You can vote in an early voting center in the county where you live. See a list of Early Voting Centers in Maryland. (PDF)

Election News & Press Releases

Governor's Proclamation - 7th Congressional District Special Election

Press release from State Board of Elections regarding Governor's Proclamation

For an overview of how we protect or election systems and data, click the link below:
Election Security

60 Minutes: When Russian hackers targeted the U.S. election infrastructure

For information on voter turnout and election results, please click the link below:
Recent Releases and Statistics (State Board of Elections Press Room)

The Board of State Canvassers met in Annapolis on Tuesday, December 11, 2018 to certify the results of the 2018 General Election for State level candidates. The SBE website now reflects that the results are Official.

Click here for Official Statewide 2018 Gubernatorial General Election Returns.

Click here for Official 2018 Gubernatorial General Election Returns for Howard County.

Click here for Official 2018 Gubernatorial General Election Returns for Howard County by Precinct and Councilmanic District.

Registration Information

Click here to go to the Online Voter Registration system.