The deadline to register to vote in Virginia's June 12 Democratic or Republican primary election is Monday, May 21.
Gale said he is nevertheless excited about the potential for doubling the turnout in the general election.
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Generally, voters are affiliated with a political party when they previously chose to vote in a political party's primary or when they affiliate with a party while registering to vote.
While no one is running against incumbent Sonoma County supervisors, and the lone challenger to District Attorney Jill Ravitch dropped out, local voters have a contested race for sheriff for the first time in 28 years - and it looks as if it will come down to the wire.
Early voting ends Friday, May 18, 2018.
Dunagan said any person who has submitted a voter registration application and who has not received a response within 30 days should contact the County Election Board office.
But overall, Lindgren reported a fairly smooth Election Day.
Three school board seats will be determined in the November election from the six candidates who advanced.
So, Castrillo said, the registered voter rolls this year are more accurate than in recent years.
Nearly all Precinct 2 voters will vote at the Mauriceville Fire Department, with the only difference being those in voting box 29 will vote at Gould Center in Vidor.
"This is average", she said.
The secretary of state's office couched the low numbers, noting even lower turnouts in other states' primaries.
The 2016 primary, with both major parties in contentious presidential nominating fights, garnered a 54 percent turnout.
Four jurisdictions - the cities of West Orange and Pinehurst, Little Cypress-Mauriceville CISD and Vidor ISD - canceled their elections because no candidates drew opposition.
Local residents are deciding on candidates for the Republican or Democratic ballots for the 2018 midterm primaries, with a trio of contested races on the GOP ballot.
West Orange, despite canceling its scheduled council election, held a five-item charter change election. Statewide, voter turnout was 75 percent.