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Elections and Voter Information

Voter Information

Polk County Voter Registration Figures

YEAR Reg Voters Voted Voted % Early Vote EV %
1988
19,215
11,929
62.08%
3,852
32.29%
1990
19,172
8,917
46.51%
2,582
28.96%
1992
20,799
14,243
68.48%
6,186
43.43%
1994
23,191
10,898
46.99%
4,268
39.16%
1996
27,271
14,244
52.23%
6,285
44.12%
1998
33,028
10,131
30.67%
4,138
40.84%
2000
38,064
18,994
49.90%
11,131
58.60%
2002
38,895
11,180
28.74%
5,248
46.94%
2004
41,944
20,846
49.70%
13,620
65.34%
2006
38,400
11,979
31.20%
3,373
28.16%
2008
38,390
20,149
52.49%
14,052
36.60%
2010
36,972
12,555
33.96%
7,702
20.83%
2012
37,397
19,059
50.96%
13,604
36.38%
2014
37,149
10,468
28.18%
6,526
17.57%