Welcome to the Mahaska County Elections Website.

The Election Department in the Auditor’s Office is responsible for every aspect of conducting an election from voter registration to the final count of the votes. This site is designed to be a resource for residents looking to learn how to vote, find their elected officials, learn about becoming a candidate, or find past or upcoming election information.

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FAQ

Q.

Can someone else return my absentee ballot for me?

A.

Yes. You may permit anyone to return your absentee ballot for you. You may also request a receipt from the person returning your ballot.

Q.

Do I need to show ID to vote?

A.

Beginning January 1, 2019, Iowa voters will be required to show a driver’s license, non-driver’s ID, passport, military ID, veterans ID, Tribal ID or Voter ID Card at the polls before they vote. Voters, starting in 2019, without an ID may cast a provisional ballot or have another registered voter attest to their identity.

Mahaska County Voter Registration

Updated July 15, 2024
Republican
7,568
No Party
4,412
Democratic
2,406
Libertarian
128
Other
15
Total Registered Voters: 14,529
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