Minnesota Secretary Of State - 2022 Election By the Numbers
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2022 Election By the Numbers


On the Ballot

  • U.S. Representative: 8
  • State Senator: 67
  • State Representative: 134
  • Governor & Lt. Governor: 1
  • Secretary of State: 1
  • State Auditor: 1
  • Attorney General: 1
  • Supreme Court Associate Justices: 2
  • Court of Appeals Judges: 10
  • District Court Judges: 93
  • County Races: 539
  • City Races: 1,871
  • Township Races: 1,657
  • School Board Races: 370
  • Hospital District Races: 87
  • Soil & Water Conservation District Races: 213
  • Park District Races: 5
  • County Questions: 3
  • City Questions: 52
  • Township Questions: 31
  • School District Questions: 76

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  • Congressional Districts: 8
  • State Senate Districts: 67
  • State Legislative Districts: 134
  • Counties: 87
  • Cities: 854
  • Townships: 1,780
  • Counties with Unorganized Territory: 16
  • School Districts: 328
  • Hospital Districts: 15
  • Soil & Water Conservation Districts: 88
  • Park Districts: 2

Candidate Filing

Filed Candidates for Partisan Offices:

  • Legal Marijuana Now: 16
  • Grassroots - Legalize Cannabis: 8
  • Republican: 235
  • Democratic-Farmer-Labor (DFL): 238
  • Other: 15

Candidates for Judicial Offices:

  • Incumbent only: 104
  • Candidates with challengers: 1
  • Open seat: 0

Registered Write-ins: 18

Filed Candidates for:

  • County Offices: 878
  • City Races: 3,558
  • Township Races: 1,604
  • School Board Offices: 1,625
  • Hospital District Offices: 69
  • Soil & Water Conservation Offices: 220
  • Park Offices: 6

Races with no candidate filed:

  • County Offices: 2
  • City Races: 84
  • Township Races: 173
  • School Board Offices: 2
  • Hospital District Offices: 24
  • Soil & Water Conservation Offices: 12
  • Park Offices: 0

Precincts and Polling Places

  • Precincts: 4,103
  • Mail Ballot Precincts: 1,140
  • Cities with multiple precincts: 212
  • Towns with multiple precincts: 47
  • Municipalities offering absentee voting: 126