Type of Election Cost Per Voter*
Standalone Special Election $19 - $21
Standalone Vote by Mail Election $9 - $11
Countywide Consolidated Primary Election $7 - $9
Countywide Consolidated General Election $4 - $6

*Excludes Sample Ballot Cost; Spanish, Chinese, Tagalog and Vietnamese Translation.

Published Rate as of May 8, 2020.

Disclaimer: The above are estimates only and are subject to change.

Established Election Dates

2021

Acceptable Possible Election Dates

EC 1000(e) – The first Tuesday after the first Monday in November of each year.

November 2, 2021 – Election

August 6, 2021 – Deadline to file Resolution

August 11, 2021 – Deadline to file Arguments In Favor/Against

August 16, 2021 – Deadline to file Rebuttals to Arguments In Favor/Against

 

 

Acceptable Possible Mail Election Dates

EC 1500(a) – The first Tuesday after the first Monday in May of each year.

May 4, 2021 – Mail Ballot Election

February 5, 2021 – Deadline to file Resolution

February 10, 2021 – Deadline to file Arguments In Favor/Against

February 15, 2021 – Deadline to file Rebuttals to Arguments In Favor/Against

 

EC 1500(b) – The last Tuesday in August of each year.

August 31, 2021 – Mail Ballot Election

June 4, 2021 – Deadline to file Resolution

June 9, 2021 – Deadline to file Arguments In Favor/Against

June 14, 2021 – Deadline to file Rebuttals to Arguments In Favor/Against

  

EC  1002 – Except as provided in Section 1003, notwithstanding any other provisions of law, all state, county, municipal, district, and school district elections shall be held on an established election date.