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Voter turnout up for midterm elections

November 7, 2018

By the numbers:

Here’s a look at how many voters came to the polls for Tuesday’s general election and in previous years.

Whiteside County

2018 – 57.04 percent, 21,642 out of 37,945 voters (gubernatorial general)

2016 – 68.53 percent, 25,875 out of 37,759 voters (presidential general)

2014 – 47.61 percent, 17,860 out of 37,510 voters (gubernatorial general)

2012 – 68.11 percent, 25,994 out of 38,166 voters (presidential general)

2010 – 50.23 percent, 19,240 out of 38,300 voters (gubernatorial general)

Lee County

2018 – at least 54 percent, final unofficial results unavailable by press time

2016 – 68.53 percent, 15,707 out of 22,919 voters (presidential general)

2014 – 49.09 percent, 11,455 out of 23,335 voters (gubernatorial general)

2012 – 70.68 percent, 15,439 out of 21,843 voters (presidential general)

2010 – 43.78 percent, 11,704 out of 25,723 voters (gubernatorial general)

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