Election 2018

The General Election is

Tuesday, November 6, 2018 and

Early Voting is October 25 to

November 1, 2018

  • Find your District.

    Montgomery County is divided into different election districts to elect officials to different public offices:

    • Congressional District – There are three U.S. Congressional districts in Montgomery County — MD-03, MD-06, MD-08 — each of which sends one Member to the US House of Representatives for a two-year term.
    • Legislative District – Montgomery County residents are represented in the Maryland House of Delegates and Maryland State Senate by officials elected from eight Legislative Districts.
    • Councilmanic District – Five Montgomery County Council members are elected to represent Councilmanic Districts.  Four other Council members are elected “at large.”
    • School Board – Officials on the Montgomery County Board of Education are elected according to school board districts.


To find out which districts you live in, click here and type in your home address.


  • 2018 Republican Candidates — For more information about any GOP Candidate running in 2018, visit MCGOP.com/Candidates


  • When and Where Can I Vote Early?  
    • October 25 to November 1, 2018 – Early voting for General Election

Voters May Choose to Vote at ANY Early Voting Location and polls will be open 10:00 am to 8:00 pm:

  • Activity Center at Bohner Park, 506 S. Frederick Ave., Gaithersburg, MD
  • Damascus Community Rec. Center, 25520 Oak Dr., Damascus, MD
  • Executive Office Bldg., 101 Monroe St., Rockville, MD
  • Germantown Community Rec. Center, 18905 Kingsview Rd., Germantown, MD
  • Jane Lawton Community Rec. Center, 4301 Willow Ln., Chevy Chase, MD
  • Marilyn J. Praisner Community Rec. Center, 14906 Old Columbia Pike, Burtonsville, MD
  • Mid-County Community Rec. Center, 2004 Queensguard Rd., Silver Spring, MD
  • Potomac Community Rec., Center, 11315 Falls Rd., Potomac, MD
  • Sandy Spring Volunteer Fire Dept., 17921 Brooke Rd., Sandy Spring, MD
  • Silver Spring Civic Bldg., One Veternas Place, Silver Spring, MD
  • St. Catherine Laboure Catholic Church (Claridge Bldg.), 11801 Claridge Rd., Wheaton, MD
  • How to I vote absentee?  
    • Your absentee application Must be received NOT JUST MAILED by the following dates!
      • October 30, 2018 – Deadline to request absentee ballot for General Election
    • Where/how to request an absentee ballot:  Click Here


  • Important Upcoming Election-related dates
    • October 16, 2018 – Was the last day to register to vote for the General Election
    • October 25 to November 1, 2018 – Early voting for General Election
    • October 30, 2018 – Deadline to request absentee ballot for General Election, Must be received NOT JUST MAILED by this date 
    • November 6, 2018 – General Election Day
    • January 19, 2019 – Inauguration Day for Maryland’s Governor


  • Board of Elections Needs Election Workers And Student Volunteers for the "Future Vote" Program

    • The Montgomery County Board of Elections is seeking registered voters to serve as election workers at polling places for the Gubernatorial Election. Learn More
    • School-age students, grades 6-12, are needed to participate in the “Future Vote” Program and 16 years old or older are eligible to register to vote and serve as election workers.  Student Service Learning (SSL) credits and/or stipend for eligible students.  Learn More
Montgomery County Republican Party