Type of Election Cost Per Voter*
Standalone Special City Or District $12 - $15
Standalone All Vote by Mail $7 - $9
Countywide Consolidated $4 - $6

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

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

2019

Established Election Dates

Acceptable Possible Election Dates

March 5, 2019 – Election

(EC 1000(b) – The first Tuesday after the first Monday in March of each odd-numbered year)

December 7, 2018 – Deadline to file Resolution

December 12, 2018 – Deadline to file Arguments In Favor/Against

December 17, 2018 – Deadline to file Rebuttals to Arguments In Favor/Against

 

November 5, 2019 – Election

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

August 9, 2019 – Deadline to file Resolution

August 14, 2019 – Deadline to file Arguments In Favor/Against

August 19, 2019 – Deadline to file Rebuttals to Arguments In Favor/Against

 

Acceptable Possible Mail Election Dates

May 7, 2019 – Mail Ballot Election

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

February 8, 2019 – Deadline to file Resolution

February 13, 2019 – Deadline to file Arguments In Favor/Against

February 18, 2019 – Deadline to file Rebuttals to Arguments In Favor/Against

 

August 27, 2019 – Mail Ballot Election

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

May 31, 2019 – Deadline to file Resolution

June 5, 2019 – Deadline to file Arguments In Favor/Against

June 10, 2019 – 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.