KNOXVILLE, Tenn. — Early voting is officially over and the number of votes cast in Knox County is in.
In total, 72,502 votes were cast during the early voting period. 4,078 of those were absentee votes, according to the Knox County Election Commission.
Here is the breakdown. All totals below include absentee ballots returned thus far and in-person early voting. These numbers come directly from the Knox County Election Commission.
Voters by age
- Age 18 to 24: 1,737
- Age 25 to 29: 1,922
- Age 30 to 39: 5,848
- Age 40 to 49: 7,589
- Age 50 to 59:12,465
- Age 60 to 69:18,910
- Age 70+: 24,031
Voters by Tennessee House District
- District 14: 16,696 (number of registered voters in District 14 as of Oct. 25 is 55,813)
- District 15: 4,995 (number of registered voters in District 15 as of Oct. 25 is 34,184)
- District 16: 10,829 (number of registered voters in District 16 as of Oct. 25 is 44,876)
- District 18: 12,317 (number of registered voters in District 18 as of Oct. 25 is 49,082)
- District 19: 8,825 (number of registered voters in District 19 as of Oct. 25 is 42,086)
- District 89: 11,616 (number of registered voters in District 89 as of Oct. 25 is 47,228)
- District 90: 7,224 (number of registered voters in District 90 as of Oct. 25 is 40,299)
The number of registered voters above includes active and inactive voters.
Voters by gender
It is important to note that there are voters whose gender is unknown because when voters register using the federal registration form, gender is not a required field.
- Female: 30,541
- Male: 26,021
- Unknown: 15,940
3,267 first-time voters
Votes by early-voting location
- Carter: 1,991
- Expo Center: 6,595
- City-County: 3,006
- Downtown West: 16,324
- Farragut: 13,549
- Halls: 6,998
- Karns: 6,389
- Eternal Life: 1,947
- New Harvest: 7,173
- South: 4,462
Election Day falls on Tuesday, November 8. On top of the gubernatorial and congressional elections, people in Tennessee will be voting on four different amendments to the state constitution. You can learn about each amendment and what they will change if passed at this link.
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