Clay County Board of Elections Director -- JULIE HALL
Welcome to the Clay County Board of Elections web site. The Clay County Board of Elections
is responsible for conducting all elections in Clay County and keeping up to date all voter registration information. The
County Board arranges for a polling place in each precinct, advertises elections, prepares ballots, and issues absentee ballots.
All information is made available to the State Board of Elections.
The voter statistics for Clay County as of July 29, 2016 are as follows:
Democrat voters: 2,216
Republican voters: 3,513
Libertarian voters: 36
Unafilliated voters: 3,044
New Years Day       Friday        January 1
Martin Luther King's B'Day        Monday        January 18
Presidents Day        Monday        Febuary 15
Good Friday        Friday        March 25
Memorial Day        Monday        May 30
Independence Day        Monday        July 4
Labor Day        Monday        September 5
Veterans Day        Wednesday        November 11
Thanksgiving Day        Thursday & Friday        November 24-25
Christmas        Friday & Monday        December 23-26
On July 29, a panel of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit struck down photo ID requirements and associated laws in North Carolina
(S.L. 2013-381, as amended by S.L. 2015-103). The state is considering its options. Barring a different outcome an appeal, photo ID will not be
required in the upcoming general election. Further details will be posted as they become available.
The following is a link to the State Board of Elections website with information reguarding the
Voter Id Bill that has passed and how it will affect you.