Forgottonia Profile: 2016 Election Results

To gain a better idea of what the 16 county region known as Forgottonia actually looks like, we compiled some data from the 2010 census and elsewhere.  What follows is an overview of the 2016 election results by county.  Click here for a profile of Forgottonia’s demographics and a brief overview about the history of each county.

In the 2016 election, all 16 counties in Forgottonia voted in favor of Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump over Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton.  In comparison, the election of 2012 saw 11 of 16 counties vote in favor of Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney while the other 5 counties had a majority for Democrat Barack Obama.  The election of 2008 saw 9 of 16 counties favor  Democrat Barack Obama while 7 counties had a majority for Republican candidate John McCain.

2016 Election Results

County Trump Clinton Other
Adams

 

71.5% (22,790) 23.8% (7,676) Johnson 3.6% (1,168)
Brown

 

75.5% (1,796) 20.0% (476) Johnson 3.2% (77)
Calhoun

 

67.3% (1,719) 28.9% (739) Johnson 2.8% (72)
Cass

 

63.4% (3,216) 31.9% (1,621) Johnson 3.4% (172)
Fulton

 

54.3% (8,482) 39.2% (6,118) Johnson 5.0%  (773)
Greene

 

74.1% (4,139) 21.7% (1,202) Johnson 2.9% (162)
Hancock

 

71.0% (6,430) 23.6% (2,139) Johnson 3.9% (348)
Henderson

 

61.8% (2,155) 33.1% (1,155) Johnson 4.5% (158)
Knox

 

48.5% (10,658) 45.3% (9,939) Johnson 5.0% (1,094)
McDonough

 

52.3% (6,795) 40.7% (5,288) Johnson 4.9% (635)
Mercer

 

56.9% (4,807) 36.4% (3,071) Johnson 5.6% (475)
Morgan

 

62.0% (9,060) 32.1% (4,693) Johnson 4.6% (667)
Pike

 

76.9% (5,754) 18.9% (1,413) Johnson 3.4% (257)
Schuyler

 

65.9% (2,524) 28.1% (1,075) Johnson 4.0% (154)
Scott

 

76.1% (1,965) 20.4% (528) Johnson 2.6% (68)
Warren

 

55.3% (4,275) 38.6% (2,987) Johnson 4.6% (359)

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