2021 Local Government Elections

LOCAL RACES OVERVIEW 

Many of the country's most populated municipalities will hold regularly scheduled elections throughout 2021. 

 

Disclaimer: The information contained in the table below is subject to revision and will be updated throughout the election cycle. 

For additional information, including information on localities not listed, please contact Meghan Holihan

Municipality* State Date Pre-Election Mayoral Partisan Affiliation Winner & Post-Election Mayoral Partisan Affiliation
St. Louis Missouri 4/6/2021 Democratic Tishaura Jones
San Antonio Texas 5/1/2021 Independent Mayor Ron Nirenberg (I) (Inc.)
Plano Texas 5/1/2021 Republican John Muns
Garland Texas 5/1/2021 Republican Mayor Scott LeMay (R) (Inc.)
Omaha Nebraska 5/11/2021 Republican Mayor Jean Stothert (R) (Inc.)
Birmingham Alabama 8/24/2021 Democratic Mayor Randall Woodfin (D) (Inc.)
New York City New York 11/2/2021 Democratic TBD
Charlotte North Carolina 11/2/2021 Democratic TBD
Detroit Michigan 11/2/2021 Democratic TBD
Seattle Washington 11/2/2021 Democratic TBD
Boston Massachusetts 11/2/2021 Democratic TBD
Albuquerque New Mexico 11/2/2021 Democratic TBD
Atlanta Georgia 11/2/2021 Democratic TBD
Miami Florida 11/2/2021 Republican TBD
Minneapolis Minnesota 11/2/2021 Democratic TBD
Cleveland Ohio 11/2/2021 Democratic TBD
Pittsburgh Pennsylvania 11/2/2021 Democratic TBD
Cincinnati Ohio 11/2/2021 Democratic TBD
St. Paul Minnesota 11/2/2021 Democratic TBD
Toledo Ohio 11/2/2021 Democratic TBD
Greensboro North Carolina 11/2/2021 Democratic TBD
Buffalo New York 11/2/2021 Democratic TBD
Jersey City New Jersey 11/2/2021 Democratic TBD
St. Petersburg Florida 11/2/2021 Democratic TBD
Durham North Carolina 11/2/2021 Democratic TBD
New Orleans Louisiana 11/13/2021 Democratic TBD
Hialeah Florida 11/16/2021 Republican TBD
Anchorage Alaska 5/11/2021 - Runoff Democratic Dave Bronson
Fort Worth Texas 6/5/2021 - Runoff Republican Mattie Parker (R)
Arlington Texas 6/5/2021 - Runoff Republican Jim Ross

*The Raleigh, North Carolina mayoral contest has been moved to November 2022 due to delays in receiving the U.S. Census Bureau data.