Federal Primary Election Date: July 7
General Election Voter Registration Deadline: October 13
New Jersey’s Address Confidentiality Program provides survivors of domestic violence, sexual assault, and stalking with the means for confidential voter registration. Learn more here.
Restoration of Voting Rights After Felony Convictions: The right to vote is automatically restored for felons after the completion of their parole or probation.
ID Requirements for Voting: ID only required for first time voters.
Absentee Voting: Mail-in ballots will be automatically sent to all registered active voters for the July 7th elections. All inactive voters will automatically receive an absentee ballot request form. Any registered New Jersey voter can request an absentee ballot. Voters must download the application online and mail it to their County Clerk at least 7 days before the election, or hand it in the day before. Download the application here.
Gender Gaps in Representation
New Jersey ranks 21st in the country for women’s representation in the State Legislature.
New Jersey Congressional Delegation
New Jersey State Legislature
New Jersey had a voter turnout very close to the overall voter turnout for the United States for both men and women in the 2016 Elections.
Percent Voter Turnout by Gender
Percent Voter Turnout by Race
Other races not shown due to population size