Official Website for Madison County, Iowa

Madison County Iowa - Elections

Duties & Responsiblities

Absentee Voting Hours and Locations

In the Courthouse (112 North John Wayne Drive, Winterset):

8:00a - 4:30p Monday - Friday   October 5, 2020 - October 29,2020

8:00a -5:00p Saturday, October 24, 2020

8:00a-5:00p Friday, October 30, 2020

8:00a-5:00p Saturday, October 31, 2020

8:00a-5:00p Monday, November 2, 2020


By Mail:

Requests must be received in the Auditor's office by 5:00p on Saturday, October 24, 2020.

Return envelope containing the voted ballot:

Mail: Must be postmarked no later than Monday, November 2, 2020, and received in the Auditor's Office by 12:00p on Monday, November 9, 2020.

In-person: Must be received in the Auditor's Office by the time the polls close at 9:00p on election day, November 3, 2020.

Precinct Locations and Addresses

Grand River-Monroe-Webster & City of Macksburg

WRC Hall

110 W South St., Macksburg

Jackson Douglas-Lincoln

Jackson Building on County Fairgrounds

1146 West Summit, Winterset


Trinity Lutheran Church

1195 Prairieview Ave., Rural Van Meter

Penn-Madison & City of Earlham

Earlham Community Center

150 E 1st St., Earlham

South & City of St. Charles

St. Charles Parish Hall

305 W Main St., St. Charles

Union-Crawford-Scott and Cities of Patterson & Bevington

Jackson Building on County Fairgrounds

1146 West Summit, Winterset

Walnut-Ohio & Cities of East Peru & Truro

Truro Community Center

100 S Railroad, Truro

Wintereset North & South Ward (WT1 & WT2)

United Methodist Church

304 East Jefferson St., Winterset

This is the main election information page. For additional Election information we recommend that you visit the Secretary of States website and look under Elections. We have broken elections into five (5) categories for ease of use. The categories are:

Primary Election
General Election
City Election
School Election
Special Election