Carbon County turnout average
Registered voters in county drop between election cycles
August 26, 2020
With the primary election over, some candidates can breathe a sigh of relief as they have successfully fended off challengers in both House District 47 and on the Board of Carbon County Commissioners.
Compared to the 2018 Primary Election, voter turnout saw a three percent increase. In the last primary election cycle, Carbon County had a 56 percent turnout while, this election cycle, that number had increased to 59 percent. In that time, however, the number of registered voters decreased from 6,517 in 2018 to 5,860 in 2020.
Additionally, the Republican turnout this year was 66.32 percent...