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Ridgefield Sees Third Highest Voter Turnout in CT

The top ten municipalities in Connecticut with the highest turnout in the 2012 elections.

Ridgefield voters take democracy seriously. The town had a huge 89.4 percent turnout compared to the 73.8 percent turnout throughout the state.

Out of 15,711 eligible voters, 14,048 voted, according to figures provided by the Connecticut Secretary of State’s office. Republicans mostly swept the state and national elections in Ridgefield, except for U.S. Rep. Jim Himes (D), who won the town and the election. 

Top 10 municipalities in Connecticut for voter turnout in 2012 (as a percentage of registered voters):

1. Bridgewater – 94.75 percent

2. Middletown – 89.86 percent

3. Ridgefield – 89.42 percent

4. Washington – 88.35 percent

5. Woodbridge – 86.94 percent

6. Granby – 86.22 percent

7. Bolton – 86.20 percent

8. Roxbury – 85.92 percent

9. Wilton – 85.57 percent

10. Killingworth – 85.35 percent

Voter turnout for each muncipality in Connecticut can be found on this list.

Oh Well December 01, 2012 at 04:09 PM
All the wrong people voted.
sebastian dangerfield December 01, 2012 at 08:32 PM
What happened to the misinformed concept that money buys elections? I guess when people with money win , that is the complaint. And when they lose, they lose. Ummm--can we conclude that money doesnt buy elections? Or do we have to hear this line of tripe every election from the riff-raff, lazy, hand out takers again?
COSMO P December 01, 2012 at 08:46 PM
Golly qualified like Murphy. Dam to bad i am not on the receiving end of his generosity.
Ali Abdulah December 01, 2012 at 09:10 PM
See you have a new name Tommy, same bad grammar though, LMAO !
sebastian dangerfield December 01, 2012 at 10:54 PM
Kelley It should be: I see you have a new name, Tommy. However, you have the same bad grammar.. LMAO Fuxu jr.

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