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Anderson County Sees Rise in Voter Registration

Anderson County has seen an uptick in voter registration for this year's election, and there's still time to sign In Anderson voter registrations are up by 2,800, a 51 percent increase from 2014.

South Carolina residents were given an extra 10 days to register to vote in November due to the impact of Hurricane Florence. The deadline is now Oct. 17.

Eligible voters must:

  • Be a United States citizen -be at least eighteen years old on or before the next electio
  • Be a resident of South Carolina, this county and precinct
  • Not be under a court order declaring you mentally incompetent
  • Not be confined in any public prison resulting from a conviction of a crime
  • Have never been convicted of a felony or offense against the election laws OR if previously convicted, have served the entire sentence, including probation or parole, or have received a pardon for the conviction. 

There is no length of residency requirement in South Carolina in order to register to vote.

Registered voters can check their registration information at When checking your voter registration information, you must provide your name, county and date of birth as it appears on your voter registration card in order to view your information.

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