Your Vote Counts 2022: Voting dates, deadlines and polling locations for Midterm Election

Published: Feb. 10, 2022 at 2:54 PM CST|Updated: Oct. 17, 2022 at 3:31 PM CDT
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BRAZOS COUNTY, Texas (KBTX) - The Midterm Election is coming up on Nov. 8, and the entire U.S. House and a third of the U.S. Senate are up for election. This even-year election does not include a presidential election, but in Texas, the governor is on the ballot. Midterm elections always happen two years after a presidential election.

Many state and local offices are on the ballot, from that state’s attorney general and senators to local mayors and city councilmembers.

Voting Dates and Deadlines

Last day to register to voteOct. 11
Early voting startsOct. 24
Last day to apply for ballot by mailOct. 28
Early voting endsNov. 4
Last day to receive ballot by mailNov. 8 at 7 p.m.
Election DayNov. 8

Anyone registered to vote can vote early but it must be in person, unless you qualify to vote by mail.

To be eligible to vote early by mail in Texas, you must:

  • be 65 years or older;
  • be sick or disabled;
  • be out of the county on election day and during the period for early voting by personal appearance; or
  • be expected to give birth within three weeks before or after Election Day; or
  • be confined in jail, but otherwise eligible.

Mail-in ballot applications must be received, not postmarked, by the county’s early voting clerk by Oct. 28. Applications can also be dropped off in person or sent in by fax or email, but the county must receive a hard copy within four business days. Click here to download an application or request one to mailed to you here.

Brazos County applications can be mailed, emailed or faxed to the following:

  • Brazos County Elections Administrator Office
    • 300 E. Wm. J. Bryan Pkwy, STE: 100, Bryan, TX 77803
  • Email:
  • Fax: 979-361-5779

For more information on what you need to bring to vote, click here.

Early Voting Polling Locations

In Brazos County you can vote at any of the five early voting polling locations. The early voting schedule is as follows:

Oct. 24-287 a.m. - 7 p.m.
Saturday, Oct. 297 a.m. - 7 p.m.
Sunday, Oct. 3010 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Oct. 31-Nov. 47 a.m. - 7p.m.

Election Day Polling Locations

On Election Day, Nov. 8, polling locations will be open from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. This will be the last day to cast your vote in the Midterm Election. Don’t be discouraged by long lines, as long as you are in line by 7 p.m. you can cast your vote.

If you live outside of Brazos County, click the links below for your county’s voting location(s):

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