The board of elections is responsible for conducting fair and impartial elections according to the guidelines established by the general statutes of the state of North Carolina. The board of elections maintains voter registration records and encourages the participation of all eligible voters in the election process.

Elections Director:
Spinosa G. Clements

9495 NC Hwy 305
Jackson, NC 27845
Phone: (252)534-5681
Fax: (252)534-1202


  • All Northampton county One Stop/Early Voting locations will close at 12:00 p.m. on Thursday, February 20, 2020.  Sites will remain closed Friday February 21, 2020.
  • Precinct Official training will continue to take place on Saturday February 22, 2020 at 10:00 a.m.
Important Information
  • Voters will not be required to show photo ID for the March 3, 2020 primary election.  In a December 31 order, a federal district court blocked North Carolina's voter photo ID requirement from taking effect.  The injunction will remain in place until further order of the court.
  • The Northampton County Board of Elections Meeting is scheduled for the 2nd Tuesday of each month at 10.00 am.
  • Regular meetings are held in the Board of Elections office 9495 NC Hwy 305 Jackson, NC 27845
  • For further information please contact Board of Elections office at 252-534-5681



Northampton County Board of Elections

2020 Election Schedule

2020 Filing and Election Dates

Monday, December 2, 2019 Candidate Filing Begins 12:00 noon

Friday, December 20, 2019 Candidate Filing Ends 12:00 noon

Tuesday, March 3, 2020 Primary Election   Tuesday, November 3, 2020 General Election

  Election dates are subject to change in accordance with North Carolina General Statute.  Additional election dates may be scheduled if special elections are called.