District-Level County Partisan Positions
There are 20 positions in Benton County elected by local districts to serve at the county level. These positions include Constables (5) and Justices of the Peace (15). Constables have a law enforcement role and are outdated but constitutionally required elected positions, while Justices of the Peace serve vital roles as the legislative branch of county government.
The primary election will be held on March 5, 2024 and the general election will be held on November 5, 2024.
Filing Period: noon on Nov. 6, 2022 – noon on Nov. 14, 2022 in the Benton County Clerk Office
Specific Filing Requirements:
Age 18 & or older upon election
Resident of the county/district
For Democrats, a filing fee of $50 paid to the Democratic Party of Benton County (DPBC)
All 15 JP positions will be up in 2024. Click on links to view district maps.