November 3, 2020 Election Results
Presidential General Election

Election Night Results Release Schedule:
8:10 p.m. Results include Vote by Mail ballots received in the mail by the Sunday before Election Day and Vote by Mail ballots returned at Vote Centers and Drop Boxes by the Sunday before Election Day.
9:00 p.m. Each half-hour until all Vote Center ballots have been reported

Post-Election Results Release Schedule:

Thursday, November 5 4:30 p.m.
Monday, November 9 4:30 p.m.
Wednesday, November 11 4:30 p.m.
Friday, November 13 4:30 p.m.
Monday, November 16 4:30 p.m.
Wednesday, November 18 4:30 p.m.
Friday, November 20 4:30 p.m.
Monday, November 23 4:30 p.m.
Wednesday, November 25 4:30 p.m.
Monday, November 30 4:30 p.m.
The election is scheduled to be certified on December 3.

Overview of Results Reporting

Election results may take up to 30 days to finalize. Click here to find out why.

Zero Report

Results on PDF – This report contains a breakdown of votes cast by mail and at Vote Centers.

Results on CSV – This report in a comma-separated value format allows for greater data analysis. It contains a detailed breakdown of votes cast by Precinct, Contest and Candidate. [THIS IS A SAMPLE OF THE REPORT THAT WILL BE POSTED ON ELECTION NIGHT. IT DOES NOT INCLUDE VOTER REGISTRATION TOTALS.  THE REPORT WITH THE VOTER REGISTRATION TOTALS WILL BE POSTED THE WEEK OF OCTOBER 26TH.]

Precinct Turnout Report – This report shows the turnout for each precinct in the election. It will be posted at the end of election night.

Statement of the Vote – The Statement of the Vote is published at the time of the certification of the election, within 30 days of Election Day. It is a listing of all election contests with totals, by precinct, by cities, by districts, including write-in votes, if any.

Precinct Consolidations – List of precincts that were consolidated for this election.

The number of registered voters in San Mateo County is xxx,xxx as of October xx, 2020. Voter registration numbers may not reflect all voters who can cast a ballot in a precinct due to conditional voter registration. Conditional voter registration allows voters to register and cast a provisional ballot after the close of registration deadline.

Tally Room Camera – Watch live footage of the secure Tally Room at the Registration & Elections Division.