Get all your local election coverage here for the upcoming Washington County General Election on Tuesday, November 3, 2020. 

Election night will be handled the same as the Primary election.

The Washington County Justice Center will be closed to the public and the County Election Board will release the results precinct by precinct to WSLM 97.9 FM and WSLM 1220 AM to broadcast live. 

The parking lot is open to for the 2nd WSLM Election Night Drive-In for listening to the results.

Register to Vote

The deadline to register to vote is Monday, October 5, 2020

Register to vote online at

Register at the Washington County Clerk’s Office

Washington County Clerk of Courts
801 S. Jackson Street Suite 102
Salem, IN 47167
Phone (812) 883-5748

Election and Voter Services
Please email all election and voter documents to:
Phone (812) 883-5748 ext. 1128

Download Indiana Voter Registration Application here.

Vote By Mail Process

Request an absentee-by-mail application from the Washington County Clerk Office by calling 812-883-5748, ext. 1128.

Washington County registered voters, can elect to cast their vote by mail.

IMPORTANT NOTE: Applications must be received by the Washington County Clerk’s office by Thursday, October 22, 2020.

If you would like to request an absentee-by-mail application, call 812-883-5748, ext. 1128. and request an application. Or go online to print, sign, and mail to:

Washington County Clerk of Courts
801 S. Jackson Street Suite 102
Salem, IN 47167

Early In-Person Voting Locations

Also, with In-person Early Voting, the Clerk’s Office will adhere to all CDC guidelines for COVID-19.  Voters will enter through the main entrance of the Justice Center and will go through COVID-19 screening, then proceed to the Election & Voter Services Office.

Cleaning will be done in-between voters and the office will be closed for lunch from 12-1, to deep clean the office daily. 

The Clerk’s Office thanks all voters for having patience during the pandemic.

The following locations are made available to registered Washington County voters for early voting, PRIOR to the November 3, 2020 election day.  

Election & Voter Services Office

801 S. Jackson Street Suite 102
Salem, IN 47167

October 6th – October 30th

  • 8am – 4pm, closed 12-1 for lunch.

Saturdays, October 24th and 31st

  • 8am – 3pm, Not closed for lunch

Monday, November 2nd

  • 8am-noon

Nov. 3 Voting Locations

Some polling locations have merged to help with the effects of the pandemic.

  • Salem 1-4: Salem Armory, 1100 N Shelby Street, Salem
  • Washington 1-4: Washington County Fairgrounds, 118 N. Fair Street, Salem
  • Brown & Vernon: Community Building, 125 S. Sycamore Street, Campbellsburg
  • Franklin: Franklin Twp. Firehouse, 7047 E. SR 160, Salem
  • Gibson: Gibson Twp. Firehouse, 571 N. State Road 39, Little York
  • Howard:  Howard Twp. Firehouse, 5279 S. Becks Mill Road, Salem
  • Jackson: Jackson Twp. Firehouse, 4330 E. Martinsburg Fire Road, Pekin
  • Jefferson & Monroe: Monroe Twp. Firehouse, 8496 N. State Road 135, Vallonia
  • Madison: Madison Twp. Firehouse 130 Church Street, Campbellsburg
  • Pierce & Polk: Pekin Park Community Bldg, 340 S. Park Street, Pekin
  • Posey:  Fellowship Baptist Mission Center (formally Bearcat Civic Center) 9271 W. US Hwy 150, Hardinsburg