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Elections and Voter Information

Voter Information

Bell County Voter Registration Figures

YEAR Reg Voters Voted Voted % Early Vote EV %
1988
69,576
47,551
68.34%
17,347
36.48%
1990
63,423
32,364
51.03%
10,888
33.64%
1992
73,966
55,156
74.57%
22,737
41.22%
1994
79,668
37,360
46.89%
14,377
38.48%
1996
114,085
57,049
50.01%
27,152
47.59%
1998
130,969
33,226
25.37%
12,785
38.48%
2000
142,709
63,291
44.35%
30,008
47.41%
2002
144,805
43,593
30.10%
18,454
42.33%
2004
154,459
79,724
51.61%
47,322
59.36%
2006
152,130
43,299
28.46%
20,199
46.65%
2008
162,177
90,334
55.70%
63,082
38.90%
2010
154,566
46,478
30.07%
23,931
15.48%
2012
163,528
85,797
52.47%
50,930
31.14%
2014
168,877
43,906
  26.00%
21,790
  12.90%
2016
186,533
94,551
50.69%
66,820
35.82%