Kentucky voter turnout was 42%

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This map shows the county-by-county unofficial results for the 2019 Kentucky governor’s race. Courtesy: Kentucky Secretary of State

(WEHT) – Voter turnout in Kentucky was considerably higher on Tuesday than in past elections.

The unofficial turnout was just over 42% of eligible voters.

More than 1.4 million Kentuckians cast a ballot.

Both those numbers far outpace the previous gubernatorial election in 2015.

Locally, both Hancock County and McLean County were among the highest turnouts in the state – both above 50%.

Henderson County was the lowest in our area at 37%.

Click here for a detailed breakdown of voter turnout.

Click here for a detailed breakdown of the unofficial results.

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(This story was originally published on November 7, 2019)

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