South Carolina Election

for 2018

General election is on Nov. 06, 2018.

Check if you’re registered to vote at Voter Information.

Register to vote by downloading the voter registration form at Get the form,

OR Contact your county elections office to have one sent to you.

Get your polling place at Voter Information.

Get your sample ballot at Sample Ballot Lookup.

There is NO Early voting in South Caroling but there is absentee voting.

South Carolina voting calendar for General Election:

Oct. 05, Deadline to register to vote in person for General Election (unless
county board holds weekend hours.
Oct. 07 Deadline to register to vote online or by fax or email for General Election.
Oct. 09 Deadline to register to vote by mail for General Election (must be
postmarked by this date).
Nov. 02 Deadline to apply for absentee by mail ballot for General Election.
Nov. 03 Last Saturday prior to General Election. County boards must hold absentee voting hours from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Nov. 05 Deadline to vote absentee in person for General Election.

 Nov. 06 General Election Day. Polls open 7:00 a.m. until 7:00 p.m.

Federal Level

President: There is NO candidate running for president in 2018

Senator: There is NO candidate running for the senate in 2018.

US Congress:

Voters will elect seven candidates to serve in the US House, one from each of the state’s seven congressional districts. The Democratic Party candidates are: District District 1: Joe Cunningham; District 2: Sean Carrigan; District 3:Mary Geren ; District 4:Brandon Brown; District 5:Archie Parnell ; District 6:James E. Clyburn* Uncontested; DIstrict 7: Robert Williams.

If there are 2 democratic candidates, then come back to this site after the runoff election on June 26th.

State Level

State Executive Level: Democratic candidates are:


Atty. General: The Democratic candidate is Constance Anastopoulo

Secretary of State: The Democratic candidate is Melvin Whittenburg

Treasurer: The Democratic candidate is Rosalyn Glenn

Ballot Measure: On the ballot

Type Title Subject Description
LRCA Appointed Superintendent of Education Amendment Executive Official Makes the Superintendent of Education an appointed position

Vote NO on this measure.

State Congressional Level

State Senate: There are NO senate elections in South Carolina in 2018.

State House of Representatives: All 124 House seats are up for election in 2018, but many do not have a Democrat running. South Carolina state representatives serve 2 year terms, with all seats up for election every two years.The general election is on November 6, 2018.

Please vote for your Democratic candidate that represents you, if there is one.

The Probate Court Judges running in South Carolina are listed below:

School Board:

2018 South Carolina School Board Elections
District Primary Election General Election Runoff Election Regular term length Seats up for election Total board seats 2015-16 enrollment
Berkeley County School District N/A 11/6/2018 N/A 4 4 9 33,303
Charleston County School District N/A 11/6/2018 N/A 4 4 9 48,084
Greenville County School District N/A 11/6/2018 N/A 4 6 12 76,315
Horry County Schools N/A 11/6/2018 N/A 4 6 12 43,188

Municipal Level:

There are NO municipal elections in South Carolina during 2018.