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Record Number of Riverside County Residents Registered to Vote


November 1, 2016

RIVERSIDE COUNTY, Calif – A record 1,021,673 residents are registered to vote in Riverside County, Registrar of Voters Rebecca Spencer reported today. The number of registered voters will continue to grow as the Registrar of Voters office processes last minute voter registration cards.

The deadline to register to vote for the Nov. 8 Election was Oct. 24 but the Registrar of Voters must process registration cards that were postmarked before the close of registration.

The total voter registration in the county increased from 936,703 on Sept. 9. A total of 20,439 completed transactions were submitted on the California Secretary of State’s online voter registration website on Oct. 24.

Riverside County Voter Registration by Party Preference – October 31, 2016

Political Party

Democratic

Republican

American Independent

Green

Peace & Freedom

Libertarian

No Party Preference

Other

Total

# Registered

366,743

388,859

31,929

2,879

7,295

3,485

214,938

5,545

1,021,673

% of Total

35.90%

38.06%

3.13%

0.28%

0.71%

0.34%

21.04%

0.54%

 

Call the registrar’s office at (951) 486-7200 if you have any questions about the upcoming election.



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