Early Voting Numbers – Howard County – Day 6

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Day six early voting numbers in Howard County were a bit higher again…but not as good as the first two days of early voting. Only two days of early voting remain. Be sure to get out and vote. Here are our numbers so far…

Location Day 1 Day 2 Day 3 Day 4
Ridgely’s Run Comm Ctr

1550

1598

1219

1192

Bain Center

3457

3373

2272

2102

Miller Library

3510

3655

2651

2723

Total

8517

8626

6142

6017

Day 5 Day 6 Total Votes
Location
Ridgely’s Run Comm Ctr

1209

1364

8132

Bain Center

2364

2530

16098

Miller Library

2592

2910

18041

Total

6165

6804

42271

Notes:

  • Miller Library remains the top voting location (so all candidates should have a presence at that location). Bain Center is also a good place to hang out and meet voters. Ridgley’s Run had better numbers yesterday but remains the lowest voter turnout location in the county.
  • Early voting by party: (% is of registered voters)
    • Dem – 25,916 (25.22%)
    • Rep – 8,992 (15.79%)
    • Ind – 6,847 (15.54%)
    • Other – 516
  • Early voting by Council District: (% is of registered voters)
    • District 1 – 9,355 (22.31%)
    • District 2 – 7,938 (19.79%)
    • District 3 – 7,261 (18.68%)
    • District 4 – 9,591 (23.36%)
    • District 5 – 8,126 (17.95%)
  • In Howard County, 20.40% of all registered voters have cast votes. Here are some other counties as comparisons:
    • Statewide – 15.63%
    • Montgomery – 16.84%
    • Anne Arundel – 14.24%
    • Baltimore City – 11.88%
    • Baltimore County – 16.07%
    • Prince George’s – 18.83%
    • Carroll – 11.85%
    • Frederick – 12.91%

As mentioned above, total votes pick up slightly statewide (day 1 – 122,880, day 2 – 123,020, day 3 – 80,283, day 4 – 74,052, day 5 – 102,617, day 6 – 106,668). Prinace George’s, Queen Anne’s and Talbot again had the highest turnout yesterday…then followed by Howard.

There are still two counties in the state outperforming Howard in percentage of eligible votes cast: Talbot (25.70%) and Queen Anne’s (21.34%).

Democrats in Howard County are really coming out to vote (over 25% have already voted through 6 days) and GOP voters aremain ahead of Independants with turnout…ever so slightly.

A little history you might find interesting:

In 2014 Howard County had 21,432 votes cast in early voting (10.97% of eligible voters) over 8 days. S

In 2012 Howard County had 30,463 votes cast in early voting (16.14% of eligible voters) over 7 days.

Need to know where to vote early in Howard County? CLICK HERE

Learn more about the candidates here

Learn more about the HoCoBOE candidates here

See past articles about early voting: Day 1 & 2 | Day 3 | Day 4 | Day 5

Scott E

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