2020 Poll Closing Times

Note: This schedule is for the general election on November 3, 2020. It likely applies to state-run primaries; party-run caucuses may have different schedules.

THIS IS NOT AN OFFICIAL SCHEDULE. DO NOT RELY ON THIS PAGE TO DETERMINE WHEN TO VOTE.

State Poll Closing Times

The table below provides the latest closing time for the polls in each state, adjusted to Eastern Standard Time. States that span multiple time zones, where all polls close at the same local time, are listed twice, along with the associated time zone. Your polling place may close earlier. Do not rely on this table to determine when to vote.

Alongside the clock image are the number of races where the polls will have closed. For statewide elections, media outlets will generally not declare a winner or characterize the race until after this time.

ELECTORAL SENATE GOVERNOR HOUSE
0 0 0 11
Indiana (E)
Kentucky (E)
ELECTORAL SENATE GOVERNOR HOUSE
60 5 2 62
Florida (E)
Georgia
Indiana (C)
Kentucky (C)
South Carolina
Virginia
Vermont
ELECTORAL SENATE GOVERNOR HOUSE
38 2 2 32
North Carolina
Ohio
West Virginia
ELECTORAL SENATE GOVERNOR HOUSE
172 11 3 162
Alabama
Connecticut
Delaware
Florida (C)
Illinois
Kansas (C)
Maine
Massachusetts
Maryland
Michigan (E)
Mississippi
Missouri
New Hampshire^
New Jersey
Oklahoma
Pennsylvania
Rhode Island
South Dakota (C)
Tennessee
Texas (C)
Washington, D.C.
ELECTORAL SENATE GOVERNOR HOUSE
6 1 0 4
Arkansas
ELECTORAL SENATE GOVERNOR HOUSE
156 11 1 78
Arizona
Colorado
Kansas (M)
Louisiana
Michigan (C)
Minnesota
Nebraska
New Mexico
New York
North Dakota^
South Dakota (M)
Texas (M)
Wisconsin
Wyoming
ELECTORAL SENATE GOVERNOR HOUSE
21 2 2 14
Idaho (M)
Iowa
Montana
Nevada
Oregon (M)
Utah
ELECTORAL SENATE GOVERNOR HOUSE
82 2 1 71
California
Hawaii
Idaho (P)
Oregon (P)
Washington
ELECTORAL SENATE GOVERNOR HOUSE
0 0 0 0
Alaska (A)
ELECTORAL SENATE GOVERNOR HOUSE
3 1 0 1
Alaska (H)

^ Many polling places close one hour earlier

Where indicated, polls close for those in the (E)astern Time Zone, (C)entral, (M)ountain, (P)acific, (A)laska, (H)awaii-Aleutian.

Poll closing times courtesy of The Green Papers.

Congressional District Poll Closing Times

The following seven states have closing times that vary by congressional district. Where that is the case, the latest closing - adjusted to Eastern Time - for the district is shown.

IndianaDistricts 1 and 8 close at 7:00 PM, all others at 6:00 PM
KentuckyDistricts 1 and 2 close at 7:00 PM, all others at 6:00 PM
FloridaDistricts 1 and 2 close at 8:00 PM, all others at 7:00 PM
KansasDistrict 1 closes at 9:00 PM, all others at 8:00 PM
MichiganDistrict 1 closes at 9:00 PM, all others at 8:00 PM
TexasDistricts 16 and 23 close at 9:00 PM, all others at 8:00 PM
IdahoDistrict 2 closes at 10:00 PM, district 1 closes at 11:00 PM