Voter Information

Burke County Registered Voter Statistics as of: January 23, 2017
  • Republican: 20,314
  • Democrat: 18,635
  • Libertarian: 252
  • Unaffiliated: 17,854
  • Total: 57055

See list of all newly elected NC/Burke County officials on the Election News Page of this Website. 

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2017 ELECTION DATES

Early Voting       October 19 and 20th            8:00 to 5:00

                           October 23 thru October 27    8:00 to 5:00

                           October 30 and 31st                8:00 to 5:00

                           November 1 thru 3rd                8:00 to 5:00

                           November 4th                          8:00 to 1:00

EARLY VOTING LOCATIONS:

Burke County Board of Elections – 2128 South Sterling St., Morganton

Burke County Senior Citizens Center – 501 N. Green Street, Morganton

Rutherford College Town Hall – 980 Malcolm Blvd., Rutherford

Hildebran Methodist Church – 110 S. Center Street, Hildebran

Glen Alpine Town Hall – 103 Pitts Street, Glen Alpine


                         FILING DATES FOR 2017 CANDIDATES

July 7, 2017             Filing Begins

July 21, 2017          Filing Ends


VOTER REGISTRATION DATES

October 13, 2017      5:00 P.M.    Cutoff for voter registration or voter changes

VOTERS MAY REGISTER AND VOTER DURING EARLY VOTING ONLY – NOT ON ELECTION DAY


ABSENTEE VOTING

Absentee Voting by Mail begins September 7, 2017

Last day to request Absentee Ballot by Mail – October 31, 2017