Wyoming State Profile

Election Schedule

State Primary:2014-8-19

Election Vitals

Governor:Matt Mead (R) re-election in 2014
Senator:Mike Enzi (R) re-election 2014
Senator:John Barrasso (R) re-election 2018

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Past Presidential Elections

Percentage of Votes for Jimmy Carter in 1976 39.8%
Percentage of Votes for Gerald Ford in 1976 59.3%
Percentage of Votes for Jimmy Carter in 1980 28.0%
Percentage of Votes for Ronald Reagan in 1980 62.6%
Percentage of Votes for Walter Mondale in 1984 28.2%
Percentage of Votes for Ronald Reagan in 1984 70.5%
Percentage of Votes for Michael Dukakis in 1988 38.0%
Percentage of Votes for George Bush in 1988 60.5%
Percentage of Votes for Bill Clinton in 1992 34.0%
Percentage of Votes for George Bush in 1992 39.6%
Percentage of Votes for Bill Clinton in 1996 36.8%
Percentage of Votes for Bob Dole in 1996 49.8%
Percentage of Votes for Al Gore in 2000 27.7%
Percentage of Votes for George W. Bush in 2000 67.8%
Percentage of Votes for John Kerry in 2004 29.1%
Percentage of Votes for George W. Bush in 2004 69.0%
Percentage of Votes for Barack Obama in 2008 32.7%
Percentage of Votes for John McCain in 2008 65.2%
Percentage of Votes for Barack Obama in 2012 28.0%
Percentage of Votes for Mitt Romney in 2012 69.2%

Previous Election Results, other races

1996 Senate General Election
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Michael Enzi Republican 114,116 54.1%
Kathy Karpan Democratic 89,103 42.2%
W. David Herbert Libertarian 5,289 2.5%
Lloyd Marsden Natural law 2,569 1.2%
1996 Senate Primary
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Kathy Karpan Democratic 32,419 86.1%
Mickey Kalinay Democratic 5,245 13.9%
1996 Senate Primary
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Michael Enzi Republican 27,056 32.5%
John Barrasso Republican 24,918 29.9%
Curt Meier Republican 14,739 17.7%
Nimi McConigley Republican 6,005 7.2%
Kevin Meenan Republican 6,000 7.2%
Kathleen Jachowski Republican 2,269 2.7%
Brian Coen Republican 943 1.1%
Cleveland Holloway Republican 874 1.0%
George Hanrahan Republican 524 0.6%
1998 Governor General Election
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Jim Geringer Republican 97,235 55.6%
John Vinich Democratic 70,754 40.5%
Dave Dawson Libertarian 6,899 3.9%
1998 Governor Primary
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
John Vinich Democratic 18,054 53.9%
Keith Goodenough Democratic 9,033 27.0%
Phil Roberts Democratic 6,415 19.1%
1998 Governor Primary
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Jim Geringer Republican 56,015 66.5%
Bill Taliaferro Republican 28,164 33.5%
2000 Senate General Election
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Craig Thomas Republican 157,622 73.8%
Mel Logan Democratic 47,087 22.0%
Margaret Dawson Libertarian 8,950 4.2%
2000 Senate Primary
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Mel Logan Democratic 16,530 64.6%
Sheldon Sumey Democratic 9,062 35.4%
2002 Governor General Election
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Dave Freudenthal Democratic 92,662 50.0%
Eli Bebout Republican 88,873 47.9%
Dave Dawson Libertarian 3,924 2.1%
2002 Governor Primary
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Dave Freudenthal Democratic 19,732 53.6%
Paul Hickey Democratic 13,793 37.5%
Toby Simpson Democratic 1,918 5.2%
Kenneth Casner Democratic 1,356 3.7%
2002 Governor Primary
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Eli Bebout Republican 44,417 49.0%
Ray Hunkins Republican 25,363 28.0%
Bill Sniffin Republican 13,633 15.0%
Steve Watt Republican 5,724 6.3%
John Self Republican 1,548 1.7%
2002 Senate General Election
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Michael Enzi Republican 133,710 73.0%
Joyce Corcoran Democratic 49,570 27.0%
2002 Senate Primary
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Michael Enzi Republican 78,612 85.9%
Crosby Allen Republican 12,931 14.1%
2006 Governor General Election
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Dave Freudenthal Democratic 135,516 70.0%
Ray Hunkins Republican 58,100 30.0%
2006 Governor Primary
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Dave Freudenthal Democratic 26,550 89.7%
Al Hamburg Democratic 3,062 10.3%
2006 Governor Primary
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Ray Hunkins Republican 51,803 74.6%
John Self Republican 17,598 25.4%
2006 Senate General Election
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Craig Thomas Republican 135,174 70.1%
Dale Groutage Democratic 57,671 29.9%
2006 Senate Primary
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Dale Groutage Democratic 24,924 100.0%
2006 Senate Primary
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Craig Thomas Republican 78,211 100.0%
2008 Senate General Election
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Mike Enzi Republican 189,046 75.7%
Chris Rothfuss Democratic 60,631 24.3%
2008 Senate Primary
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Chris Rothfuss Democratic 14,221 62.4%
Al Hamburg Democratic 8,578 37.6%
2008 Senate Primary
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Mike Enzi Republican 69,195 100.0%
2008 Senate Special Primary
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Nick Carter Democratic 12,316 50.7%
Keith Goodenough Democratic 11,984 49.3%
2008 Senate Special Primary
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
John Barrasso Republican 68,194 100.0%
2010 Governor General Election
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Matt Mead Republican 123,780 71.8%
Leslie Petersen Democratic 43,240 25.1%
Mike Wheeler Libertarian 5,362 3.1%
2010 Governor Primary
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Leslie Petersen Democratic 10,785 48.0%
Pete Gosar Democratic 8,409 37.4%
Chris Zachary Democratic 1,139 5.1%
Al Hamburg Democratic 1,092 4.9%
Rex Wilde Democratic 1,042 4.6%
2010 Governor Primary
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Matt Mead Republican 30,308 28.7%
Rita Meyer Republican 29,605 28.0%
Ron Micheli Republican 27,630 26.2%
Colin Simpson Republican 16,722 15.8%
Alan Kousoulos Republican 566 0.5%
Tom Ubben Republican 432 0.4%
John Self Republican 295 0.3%
2012 Senate
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
John Barrasso Republican 185,250 75.8%
Tim Chesnut Democratic 53,019 21.7%
Joel Otto Wy country 6,176 2.5%
2014 Governor
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Pete Gosar Democratic 15,289 100.0%
2014 Governor
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Matt Mead Republican 53,673 55.0%
Taylor Haynes Republican 31,532 32.3%
Cindy Hill Republican 12,464 12.8%
2014 Senate
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Charlie Hardy Democratic 7,200 48.4%
Rex Wilde Democratic 3,012 20.3%
Al Hamburg Democratic 2,988 20.1%
William Bryk Democratic 1,670 11.2%
2014 Senate
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Mike Enzi Republican 77,965 82.1%
Bryan Miller Republican 9,330 9.8%
James Gregory Republican 3,740 3.9%
Thomas Bleming Republican 2,504 2.6%
Arthur Clifton Republican 1,403 1.5%

State Demographics

Population 576,412
Percentage White 90.9%
Percentage Black 1.0%
Percentage American Indian / Alaska Native 2.1%
Percentage Asian 1.0%
Percentage Native Hawaiian / Pacific Islander 0.0%
Percentage Mixed Race 3.1%
Percentage Other Race 1.9%
 
Percentage Hispanic 9.4%
Percentage Non Hispanic White 84.6%
Percentage Non Hispanic Black 0.9%
 
Percentage Households All Speak Language Other than English 0.4%
 
Median Household Income $54,901
Percentage Married Couple Both Work 43.8%
Percentage Income in Poverty in 2011 12.6%
Percentage Lived in different household in 2009 11.2%
 
Percentage Homes heated by Electricity 22.6%
Percentage Homes heated by Gas 70.5%
Percentage Homes heated by Coal 0.4%
Percentage Homes heated by Fuel Oil 0.2%
Percentage of Population Age 65 and Up 13.0%
Percentage Employed Civilians 16-years-old and up 50.1%
Percentage with a College Degree 24.7%
Percentage Management or Professional Workers 31.6%
Percentage Sales or Office Workers 21.1%
Percentage Production or Transportation Workers 12.6%
 
Unemployment rate 4.7%
Unemployment figures as of 2014-10
Unemployment Monthly Change 0.0%
 
Percentage Married Couples 51.6%
Percentage Married Couples with Children 19.6%
Percentage Unmarried Partner Households, Male living with Male 0.0%
Percentage Unmarried Partner Households, Female living with Female 0.2%

Last updated 12:16am December 27, 2014