The vision of the Democratic Party of Rowan County is the creation of a county, state, and nation which provides:

  • Ecomonic opportunities and security for all
  • A fair and just tax system
  • The protection of individual liberties
  • Equal rights regardless of race, gender, ethnicity, religion, physical ability or sexual orientation
  • High quality public education for every student
  • Access to high quality, affordable health care
  • Safety and security for every person
  • A healthy and sustainable natural environment including clean air and water


Welcome to the Rowan County Democratic Party. Our mission is to promote the ideals, issues, and candidates of the Democratic Party at all levels of government and specifically those that impact the residents of Rowan County at the county, state, and local levels. We advocate for the protection of voter rights, responsible government, and economic opportunities.

We support a quality education system for our children, economic development, and providing access to affordable healthcare. For over 200 years the Democratic Party has worked to elect candidates and protect our inalienable rights. Our membership is made up of people like you – regular folks who want a brighter future for our country and are willing to do something about it. Please join us!


The reality is, money can make a lot of things happen for a lot of people. Here is your opportunity to be a contribution to Rowan County’s future.


Senior Democrats (over 50 – but open to all ages) meet on the 3rd Tuesday of each month at 1 PM at Democrat Party Headquarters, 1504 W. Innes St.

There is a speaker of interest each month as well as an opportunity to find out about what’s happening in local, state and national politics.

All are welcome.



Voting in Rowan County

  1. Absentee Voting by Mail

    Rowan County registered voters who are unable to go to a One-Stop Absentee Voting Site during the early voting period and who are unable to go to their polling place on Election Day can request that a ballot be mailed to their home or current residence.

  2. How to Register to Vote

    Registering to vote is a fairly simple process, discover the specifics of what you need to register to vote in Rowan County.

  3. Precincts & Polling Places

    View a listing of the precinct names and their respective polling places.

  4. Voting Districts

    Discover the Rowan County Voting Districts and their respective Congressional District, Senate District and House District.


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Who can run? You!

Democrats are stronger when we work together.

We strive to ensure that every person has a place at the table and a fair shot at the American Dream.

In order to make that happen, we need strong Democratic leaders in all areas of the government.

And it starts on the local level, with individuals who care and speak up.

Are you interested in running for office?

We cannot let any seat go unchallenged in 2018. Too much is at stake here in Rowan.

Some of the positions that will have races in the 2018 election include: Three County Commissioner Seats, Four School Board Seats, Three NC House Seats, One NC Senate Seat, and the County District Attorney Position.

It all starts with a conversation.

Email us and get that conversation started.

Helpful Links


Free campaign training for Democratic Party Candidates!

IGNITE Political Power for Women

Building a movement of young women who are ready and eager to become the next generation of political leaders.

LEAD NC Candidate Support

This organization seeks out, encourages and cultivates new community and civic leaders for North Carolina.