Clayton County

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2022 Clayton County General Election

November 8, 2022

General Election
A General Election is the election in which federal and state officers, members of Congress and of the general assembly, county and township officers, and other officers appear on the ballot. General Elections are held the 1st Tuesday after the 1st Monday in November of each even-numbered year.

Election Results

Archived Election Details

Signature Requirment

Soil and Water Conservation District Commissioner and County Agricultural Extension Council will need a minium of 25 signatures on the nomination petition.


Voter Registration

Pre-Registration deadline for voter registration closes at 5:00pm Monday, October 24. Persons wishing to participate in this election who register to vote after October 24 will be required to provide proof of identification (i.e. current and valid photo identification card with an expiration date), AND proof of residency in their voting precinct, when they go to the polls on election day, or when they request an absentee ballot in-person. Other provisions may also apply. Persons not registered to vote by October 24, should expect a longer processing time at the polls on election day.

Absentee Ballots

All absentee ballots must be received by 8:00PM on Election Day to be considered on time to be counted.

Absentee Ballots will be available beginning Wednesday, October 19, for mail and in-person voting. Download the absentee ballot request form here. 

Extended Hours

Extended hours are available for voter registration and absentee voting in the Clayton County Election Office. In addition to regular hours of Monday through Friday 8:00am to 4:30pm, extended office hours will be as follows:


This webpage was printed on February 25, 2024. For the most current election-related information, visit the Clayton County, Iowa, Elections website at
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