Lubbock’s mayoral election is helping to drive increased turnout during Early Voting.  Through four days of Early Voting, just over 6,800 ballots have been cast in Lubbock County.

That’s double compared to this point two years ago and about 500 more compared to this point four years ago.  Early Voting for the May 7th Municipal Elections continues through May 3rd.

For Friday, Early Voting continues during the usual times at 8 different United Supermarkets locations in Lubbock, plus the Texas Tech Rec Center and University Medical Center. Early Voting will also be held at Raider Ranch from 9a-1p.

(figures provided by Lubbock County Elections Office)

 

Day 1 Day 2 Day 3 Day 4 Day 5 Day 6 Day 7 Day 8 Day 9 Early Voting Total Election Day Grand Total        EV & ED
May 2006 Elections 1508 1561 1760 1660 1695 1735 532 1995 3826 16272 7104 23376
May 2008 Elections 1453 1539 1211 1424 1764 1476 422 1955 4355 15599 9419 25018
May 2010 Elections 1061 1223 1152 1195 1218 892 290 1157 2256 10444 3385 13829
May 2012 Elections 1457 1717 1548 1588 1656 1252 407 2244 3341 15210 6318 21528
May 2014 Elections 847 818 883 884 836 660 273 1053 2034 8288 3156 11444
May 2016 Elections 1578 1807 1646 1812 6843 6843