Voter Registration Data
Here's where you can access various types of North Carolina voter registration data. For current voter registration data, you can utilize the Voter Registration Statistics page and/or the Current Voter Registration Data CSV files. For historical voter registration data, you can utilize the Voter Registration Snapshots or Registered Voter Statistics from a given election.
Looking for your voter registration status? Use the Voter Search tool.
Looking for National Voter Registration Act data? Visit NVRA Registration Statistics.
Weekly Voter Registration Stats
The Voter Registration Statistics page reports registration numbers for a given week (01/01/2020-most recent week). Each week, registration numbers are broken down by county and voter demographics: political affiliation, race, and gender. The data are refreshed weekly on Saturday morning.
Historical Voter Registration Data
Voter Registration Snapshots
The "VR_Snapshot" files provide point-in-time snapshot of information for active and inactive voters, as-well-as removed voters going back for a period of ten years. There are two types of voter registration snapshot files: those taken on Election Day, and those taken on the first day of each year. These files are located in the Voter Registration Snapshots folder.
Registered Voter Statistics, Election Night
The Registered Voter Stats files ("voter_stats") contain registered voter demographics at the time of a given election in North Carolina. These files are located on the Historical Election Results page.
Current Voter Registration Data
The "ncvoter" files contain the most up-to-date publicly available information for individuals registered, pre-registered, or formerly registered to vote in North Carolina, as well as individuals who have attempted to register or have steps left uncompleted in the registration or pre-registration process.
What's included? Voter registration status (e.g., active, inactive) and reason are included. Voter demographics, birth state, address(es), and phone number (when available) are included. Voter county, precinct, and district information (e.g., NC Senate and House, judicial) are included. When applicable, county commissioner and additional local districts (e.g. sanitation, school) are included. See file layout for full list of variables.
What's not included? Voter birthdate, Social Security number, and driver’s license number are confidential under state law and are not included. Voter history is not included; but Voter Registration files are linkable to Voter History files via NCID or county and voter registration number.
When are the files updated? The files are updated weekly on Saturday mornings.