Election Results Available Online as Ballots are Counted on Election Night
Interactive Results Portal Provides User-Friendly Formats

New Site Press Release

Contact: Mark Church, Chief Elections Officer & Assessor-County Clerk-Recorder
Alternate: Jim Irizarry, Asst. Chief Elections Officer & Asst. Assessor-County Clerk-Recorder

(Redwood City, CA) San Mateo County will begin posting election results for the November 2, 2021 Special Election on the Registration & Elections Division website at www.smcvote.org, select “Get Election Results,” starting at 8:10 p.m. on election night. 

Election Night Results Release Schedule:

8:10 p.m. Results will include Vote by Mail ballots received in the mail on or before Election Day, November 2, and received at a Vote Center or in a Drop Box on or before Monday, November 1.
9:30 p.m. Each half-hour until all Vote Center ballots have been reported.

The Post-Election Results Release Schedule will be at 4:30 p.m. on the following dates:

Thursday, November 4 Tuesday, November 9
Friday, November 12  

Final results for the November 2, 2021 Special Election will be available on Friday, November 19, 2021.

The Results Portal is an interactive reporting system that includes:

  • Results reporting – user can filter by contest
  • Voter Turnout – mapped by precinct
  • Reports – in CSV and PDF formats
    • Vote totals for each contest
    • Vote totals for each precinct for each contest for each candidate

The Registration & Elections Division will send e-mail alerts to interested members of the public as new results are posted online. Requests can be made online at www.smcvote.org, select “Sign Up to Receive Election Night Result Notices by Email” under “November 2, 2021 Special Election” or call or text 650.312.5222.

For more information, call 650.312.5222, visit www.smcvote.org, or follow us on Twitter and Instagram @smcvote.