In 2018, gubernatorial elections will be held in 36 states and three territories. There are 19 incumbent state governors and 2 territorial governors eligible to run for re-election and 17 incumbent state governors and one territorial governor who are term-limited or have announced they will not seek re-election in 2018.

Below is a map indicating by color where an incumbent governor is running for reelection, where the incumbent is term-limited or not seeking reelection or if there is no election.

Please click on the links below to access information on candidates and state term limits provided by NGA and a link to each state’s elections website.
 

2018 GUBERNATORIAL ELECTIONS IN THE STATES AND TERRITORIES
 

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2018 Election Resources:

2017 Election Resources:

Past Election Information