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Election Statistics

Date Election Registered Voters Number of Voters Percent Turnout
September 19, 2017 District 33 Special Runoff Election 11,437 1,196 10.46
August 15, 2017 District 33 Special Election 11,297 1,066 9.44
November 8, 2016 Presidential, State and City 408,343 252,926 61.94
August 4, 2016 State Primary and County General 387,687 47,074 12.14
March 1, 2016 Presidential Preference and County Primary, Berry Hill 374,209 123,639 33.04
September 10, 2015 Metropolitan Nashville Mayor and Council Run-Off Election 374,209 110,894 29.63
August 6, 2015 Metropolitan Nashville Mayor and Council Election 368,936 104,757 28.39
November 4, 2014 State General, Belle Meade, Goodlettsville, Forest Hills 372,404 141,340 38
August 7, 2014 State Primary and County General 369,381 68,461 19
May 6, 2014 County Primary 369,016 38,804 11
November 6, 2012 State General Election 373,231 246,517 66.05
August 12, 2012 State Primary and County General 301,815 48,701 16.14
June 12, 2012 Oak Hill Mayoral Election 3,309 155 4.68
March 6, 2012 Presidential Preference Primary Election, County Primary Election 286,748 52,471 18.30
August 4, 2012 County General 345,626 68,136 19.71
November 2, 2010 State Primary and County General 353,600 157,019 44.41
August 5, 2010 State Primary and County General 349,727 67,420 19.27
May 18, 2010 County Primary Election 348,430 23,136 6.64
March 16, 2010 Berry Hill Municipal Election 437 100 23
November 12, 2009 Council District 5 Recall Election 6,628 1,084 16.35
July 7, 2009 Lakewood Municipal City Election 1,330 420 31.58
April 30, 2009 Run Off Election for Metropolitan Council District 18 11,048 1,148 10.34
March 26, 2009 Special Election for Metropolitan Council District 18 11,096 1,230 11.09
January 22, 2009 Charter Amendment Election 353,600 74,699 21.13
November 4, 2008 State General Election 381,833 265,656 69.60
August 7, 2008 State Primary and County General Election 346,889 24,753 7.13
February 5, 2008 Presidential Preference Primary Election, County Primary Election 340,343 125,734 36.94
September 11, 2007 Metropolitan Run Off Election 331,903 100,041 30.14
August 2, 2007 METROPOLITAN GENERAL ELECTION 331,902 101,027 30.44
November 7, 2006 State and Federal General Election
Metropolitan Election
Belle Meade Municipal Election
Forest Hills Municipal Election
358,840 178,022 49.61
November 7, 2006 State and Federal General Election
Metropolitan Election
Belle Meade Municipal Election
Forest Hills Municipal Election
273,917 178,022 64.99
August 3, 2006 State Primary and County General Active and Inactive Voters 361,062 63,054 17.46
August 3, 2006 State Primary and County General -Active Voters 267,169 63,054 23.60
May 2, 2006 County Democratic Election – Active and Inactive Voters 359,806 37, 219 10.30
May 2, 2006 County Democratic Election – Active Voters 265,040 37,219 14.00
September 13, 2005 Metro Sales Tax Ref. Election - Active and Inactive Voters 358,319 51,484 14.36
13-Sep-05 Metro Sales Tax Ref. Election - Active Voters
316,218 51,484 16.28
November 2, 2004 Presidential and State General Active and Inactive Voters 366,326 243,431 66.45
November 2, 2004 Presidential and State General Active Voters 316,526 243,431 76.55
August 5, 2004 State Primary and County General - Active and Inactive Voters 337,232 28,071 8.32
August 5, 2004 State Primary and County General - Active Voters 281,135 28,071 9.98
February 10, 2004 Presidential Preference Primary and County Primary Active and Inactive Voters 326,545 59,549 18.23
February 10, 2004 Presidential Preference Primary and County Primary Active Voters 312,190 59,549 19.07
September 11, 2003 Council Run-off - Active and Inactive Voters 338,543 27,534 8.13
September 11, 2003 Council Run-off - Active Voters 322,157 27,534 8.55
August 7, 2003 Metropolitan General - Active and Inactive Voters 337,392 61,820 18.32
August 7, 2003 Metropolitan General - Active Voters 323,438 61,820 19.11
December 12, 2002 Council-at-Large Run-Off - Active Voters 318,427 10,109 3.17
November 5, 2002 State General - Active and Inactive Voters 335,357 168,094 50.12
September 5, 2002 Vice-Mayor Run-Off - Active and Inactive Voters 313,720 39,732 12.66
August 1, 2002 State Primary and County General - Active and Inactive Voters 328,703 94,938 28.90
May 7, 2002 County Primary - Active and Inactive Voters 324,560 36,592 11.27
May 7, 2002 County Primary - Active Voters 310,418 36,592 11.79
November 7, 2000 Presidential and State General Active and Inactive Voters 337,313 208,833 61.91
November 7, 2000 Presidential and State General Active Voters 320,008 208,833 65.26
August 3, 2000 State Primary and County General - Active and Inactive Voters 319,029 26,607 8.34
August 3, 2000 State Primary and County General - Active Voters 303,222 26,607 8.77
March 14, 2000 Presidential Preference and County Primary - Active and Inactive Voters 319,138 41,929 13.14
March 14, 2000 Presidential Preference and County Primary - Active Voters 302,378 41,929 13.87
September 9, 1999 Metropolitan Run Off 300,583 54,862 18.25
August 5, 1999 Metropolitan General 300,583 102,146 33.98
December 17, 1998 22nd Councilmanic Run Off - Hand 6,178 980 15.86
November 3, 1998 State Gen. (Term Limits) Active and Inactive Voters 320,310 97,465 30.43
November 3, 1998 State General (Term Limits) Active Voters 300,900 97,465 32.39
August 6, 1998 State Primary and County General 306,702 39,883 13.00
May 5, 1998 County Primary 306,645 51,577 16.82
November 5, 1996 Presidential and State General (Clinton) 319,753 201,599 63.05
August 1, 1996 State Primary and County General 301,218 45,421 15.08
May 7, 1996 Stadium Referendum Election (Yes) 296,800 125,913 42.42
March 12, 1996 Presidential Preference and County Primary 281,290 43,184 15.35
September 14, 1995 Metropolitan General Runoff 274,052 33,123 12.90
August 3, 1995 Metropolitan General (Mayor Bredesen) 271,450 68,664 25.30
November 8, 1994 Charter Amendments - Term Limits (Yes) N/A N/A N/A
November 8, 1994 State General (Gov. Don Sundquist) 255,088 158,732 62.23
August 4, 1994 State Primary and County General 249,017 86,579 34.77
May 3, 1994 County Primary 246,525 47,971 19.46
December 10, 1992 Councilmember At Large Runoff 278,359 15,297 5.50
November 3, 1992 Presidential and State General (Bill Clinton) 280,127 205,648 73.41
August 6, 1992 State Primary and County General 252,662 67,482 26.71
March 10, 1992 Presidential Preference and County Primary 239,753 57,360 23.92
September 5, 1991 Metro Runoff and Redistrict Referendum 264,997 23,101 8.72
August 1, 1991 Redistricting - Council (Yes), School Board (No) N/A N/A N/A
August 1, 1991 Metro General Mayor Bredesen (1991-19--) 264,411 113,272 42.84
November 6, 1990 Statewide and County General (Gov. McWherter) 262,308 76,301 29.09
August 2, 1990 State Primary and County Gen. - Tax Refrndm (No) 257,917 92,660 35.93
June 7, 1990 12th Council Run-Off 8,638 2.553 29.56
May 1, 1990 County Primary and 12th Council District 257,088 95,199 37.03
December 7, 1989 Metro Special and 13th Council District 10,574 791 7.48
November 16, 1989 Metro Run-Off and 35th Council District 12,271 3,089 25.17
September 21, 1989 Metro Special and 35th Council District 11,957 2,857 23.89
November 8, 1988 Presidential and State General - Horse Racing (No) 292,892 192,347 65.67
August 4, 1988 State Dem. and Rep. Primary and County General 271,740 50,401 18.55
March 8, 1988 Presidential Preference and County Primary 277,705 107,532 38.72
January 19, 1988 State General and 5th Congressional 276,331 84,508 30.58
December 3, 1987 State Dem. and Rep. Primary and 5th Congress 275,490 105,516 38.30
September 22, 1987 Metro Run-Off Mayor Boner (1987-1991) 273,652 148,161 54.14
August 6, 1987 Metro General - Horse Racing (No) 268,714 149,031 55.46
November 4, 1986 State and Cnty Gen. (Gov. Ned Ray McWherter) 260,529 143,609 55.12
August 7, 1986 State Primary and County General 250,877 105,043 41.87
May 6, 1986 County Primary 247,964 52,329 21.10
December 3, 1985 Special General and 58th House District 24,197 529 2.19
October 15, 1985 Special Primary and 58th House District 24,146 3,008 12.46
November 6, 1984 Presidential and State General 275,385 192,910 70.05
August 2, 1984 State Dem. and Rep. Primary and County General 246,513 72,012 29.21
May 1, 1984 Presidential Preference Primary and County 242,561 53,675 22.13
September 15, 1983 Metro Run Off Election 245,192 33,542 13.68
August 4, 1983 Metro General Election 244,285 97,926 40.09
November 2, 1982 State General Election (Lamar Alexander) 232,973 140,225 60.19
August 5, 1982 State Primary and County General Election 228,893 94,734 41.39
May 2, 1982 County Primary Election 225,517 92,788 41.14
September 3, 1981 School Board Referendum 239,605 70,967 29.62
June 2, 1981 35th Councilmanic Special General Election 12,410 2,406 19.39
April 23, 1981 35th Councilmanic Special Primary Election 12,374 2,240 18.10
November 4, 1980 Presidential and State General Election 242,415 178,826 73.77
August 7, 1980 State Primary and County General Election 218,936 67,865 31.00
May 6, 1980 Presidential Preference Primary and County 213,074 84,405 39.61
September 13, 1979 Metro Run Off Election 220,936 39,936 18.08
August 2, 1979 Metro General Election 218,550 88,830 40.65
April 17, 1979 18th Senatorial District Special General 48,381 8,723 18.03
March 1, 1979 18th Senatorial District Special Primary 48,381 3,556 7.35
November 7, 1978 State General Election (Lamar Alexander) 214,899 131,347 61.12
August 3, 1978 State Primary and County General Election 203,088 109,199 53.77
March 7, 1978 Constitutional Referendum 205,900 57,611 27.98
May 2, 1978 County Primary Election 197,192 49,859 25.28
November 2, 1976 Presidential and State General Election 214,561 165,426 77.10
August 5, 1976 State Primary and County General Election 181,347 75,365 41.56
May 25, 1976 Presidential Preference Primary and County 175,058 63,155 36.08
November 25, 1975 Special General Election 179,666 66,666 37.11
October 9, 1975 Special Primary Election 179,666 65,704 36.57
August 28, 1975 Metro Run Off Election 177,631 36,582 20.59
August 7, 1975 Metro General Mayor Fulton (1975-1987) 177,631 99,474 56.00
November 5, 1974 State General Election (L. Ray Blanton) 210,153 114,254 54.37
August 1, 1974 State Primary Election 224,511 93,574 41.68
May 2, 1974 Democratic Primary and Special Election 224,511 59,755 26.62
November 7, 1972 State General Election 226,322 145,547 64.31
August 3, 1972 State Primary and County General Election 213,939 100,243 46.86
May 4, 1972 Democratic Primary Election 213,939 59,755 27.93
August 26, 1971 Metro Run Off Election 205,623 121,309 59.00
August 5, 1971 Metro Election 205,623 115,319 56.08
1967 or 1968 Liquor By The Drink Referendum N/A N/A N/A
May 19, 1966 Metro Run Off Election 174,231 101,223 58.10
April 28, 1966 Metro Election 174,231 103,950 59.66
April 1, 1963 Metro Formed Mayor Briley (1963-1975) N/A N/A N/A
November 27, 1962 Metro Run Off Election N/A N/A N/A
November 6, 1962 Davidson County General Metropolitan Election N/A N/A N/A
1962 City/County Colsolidation - Yes or No 153,368 65,514 42.72
1958 City/County Consolidation 132,425 45,618 34.45
1951 Mayor West (1951-1963) N/A N/A N/A