Vote Polk 2021

City/School General Election is Tuesday, November 2, 2021.

  • October 13, 2021 - November 1, 2021: Vote Early In-Person at the Polk County Election (Monday – Friday / 8 AM – 5 PM).

  • If you have an absentee ballot, please complete it and immediately mail it back within the envelope enclosed and addressed to the Polk County Elections Office (Jamie Fitzgerald).

  • IN JOHNSTON: Tuesday, October 26th at Crown Point Community Center,  6300 Pioneer Pkwy, Johnston, Iowa 50131 from 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM

  • November 2, 2021 - Vote in person at your polling place (see button above to find your location).

Need information on Democratic candidates?

Click on the links below to learn who is running in your community.

On Election Day, polls are open from 7:00 a.m. until 8:00 p.m. Confirm your polling station here:


And check your voter registration status:



You don’t want any last-second surprises on November 2nd!

Additional Resources:


Polk County Elections Office:

George Paletta Building

120 2nd Avenue, Suite A

Des Moines, IA 50309


Mon - Fri: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., except holidays

Phone (515) 286-3247

Fax (515) 286-2099


Polk County Democrats

3839 Merle Hay Rd. Ste 209

Des Moines, IA 50310


Phone: (515) 314-5762

Not in Polk County? Find your County Auditor’s office here:

Still have questions?

Call (515) 286-3247