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Texas 2022 Elections

Nearly 18% of registered Texas voters cast 2022 primary ballots

Texas has a history of a dismal turnout rate in primary elections. This year’s turnout was higher than the last six midterm primaries. Still, less than 1 in 5 registered voters participated.

2022 primary election turnout

Where voters participated

What we can and can’t tell from primary turnout

How new voting restrictions could impact voter turnout

New rules for voting by mail

  • You must provide an ID number

  • This is required both when applying for a ballot and when you return it

  • Your ID number must match your voter registration record

  • You can make corrections if you forget to include it but the window is narrowing

How redistricting could impact voter turnout

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