Voting is under way for the Nov. 3 election. Ballots were mailed to registered voters in Washington on Oct. 15. Filled ballots must be postmarked no later than Nov. 3 or deposited in an official drop box no later than 8 p.m. that day. Locate a Snohomish County ballot drop box here. If you live elsewhere in Washington, you can find drop box locations listed here.
As of Nov. 2, 2020.
Ballots issued: 539,451
Ballots returned: 353,954
Turnout so far: 65.6%
Ballots issued: 4,877,969
Ballots returned: 3,545,289
Turnout so far: 72.7%
How to vote
If you are registered and don’t have a ballot, or if you are not registered and wish to register to vote in this election, contact the Snohomish County Elections Office at 425-388-3444. At this late date, a visit to the Elections Office in Everett will be required. The office is open until 5 p.m. Monday for those who need to register to vote, get a mail ballot or use an accessible ballot device. All voters will be required to wear a mask and maintain social distance. On election night, the office will be open until 8 p.m.
Check on your ballot
If you have voted and wish to track the status of your ballot, go to voter.votewa.gov.
• Snohomish County election certification: Nov. 24
• State of Washington election certification: Dec. 3
• Electoral college convenes: Dec. 14
• Congress counts electoral votes: Jan. 6
• Presidential inauguration day: Jan. 20