2016 Primary Election Results: New Jersey and Essex County

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New Jersey took to the polls Tuesday to choose the candidates who will run in November’s general election.

Here are the results of the races in Essex County, as reported by the county clerk:

Democratic Registration & Turnout: 226,654 voters

  • Election Day Turnout 102,500 / 45.22%
  • Mail-In Ballot Turnout 2,128 / 0.94%
  • Provisional Turnout 0/  0.00%
  • Emergency Turnout 0 / 0.00%
  • Overseas Turnout 0 / 0.00%

Total: 104,628 / 46.16%

 

Republican Registration & Turnout: 44,709 voters

  • Election Day Turnout 14,794 / 33.09%
  • Mail-In Ballot Turnout 544 / 1.22%
  • Provisional Turnout 0 / 0.00%
  • Emergency Turnout 0 / 0.00%
  • Overseas Turnout 0 / 0.00%

Total:  15,338 / 34.31%

Unaffiliated Registration & Turnout: 235,646 voters

Total:  0 / 0%

 

Democratic Primary: Clinton won New Jersey with 63.3% (73 delegates) over Sander with 36.7 (47 delegates)

Republican Primary: Trump won New Jersey with 80.6% (50 delegates) over Kasich with 13.3 % and Cruz with 6.1 %

As we receive final local numbers, we will post.

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