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Best and worst towns for gubernatorial candidates

These are the towns in which the gubernatorial candidates had their best and worst showings in the Nov. 7th general election. The tables were calculated from unofficial results provided by the Associated Press.
Kerry Healey  
Kerry Healey
Best towns
Town Healey
votes
Total
votes
  Pct.
Tolland 107 186 58%
Boxford 2,103 3,795 55%
Lynnfield 2,916 5,299 55%
Dover 1,458 2,732 53%
Topsfield 1,585 3,034 52%
Dunstable 693 1,351 51%
Granville 303 594 51%
Wenham 904 1,777 51%
Norfolk 2,032 4,000 51%
Hanover 3,079 6,194 50%
Last updated: 12:51 PM

  Worst towns
Town Healey
votes
Total
votes
  Pct.
Wendell 36 417 9%
Petersham 42 448 9%
Aquinnah 20 213 9%
Shutesbury 99 971 10%
Amherst 900 8,153 11%
Pelham 83 710 12%
Cambridge 3,878 32,194 12%
Provincetown 248 1,944 13%
Heath 41 309 13%
Leverett 129 943 14%
Last updated: 12:51 PM


Christy Mihos  
Christy Mihos
Best towns
Town Mihos
votes
Total
votes
  Pct.
Montgomery 134 458 29%
Quincy 9,479 35,764 27%
Brockton 3,327 22,419 15%
West Bridgewater 411 2,850 14%
Avon 248 1,800 14%
Rockland 852 6,556 13%
East Bridgewater 652 5,025 13%
Whitman 647 5,185 12%
Middleborough 938 7,560 12%
Bridgewater 1,013 8,269 12%
Last updated: 12:51 PM

  Worst towns
Town Mihos
votes
Total
votes
  Pct.
Alford 3 252 1%
Mount Washington 1 77 1%
Monterey 6 436 1%
Florida 4 262 2%
Tyringham 3 192 2%
Williamstown 46 2,828 2%
Richmond 13 782 2%
Great Barrington 51 2,786 2%
Heath 6 309 2%
Stockbridge 19 962 2%
Last updated: 12:51 PM


Deval Patrick  
Deval Patrick
Best towns
Town Patrick
votes
Total
votes
  Pct.
Amherst 6,851 8,153 84%
Heath 258 309 83%
Wendell 348 417 83%
Shutesbury 805 971 83%
Aquinnah 176 213 83%
Pelham 585 710 82%
Leverett 775 943 82%
Richmond 641 782 82%
Cambridge 26,269 32,194 82%
West Stockbridge 551 677 81%
Last updated: 12:51 PM

  Worst towns
Town Patrick
votes
Total
votes
  Pct.
Montgomery 148 458 32%
Tolland 67 186 36%
West Bridgewater 1,056 2,850 37%
Lynnfield 1,967 5,299 37%
Boxford 1,459 3,795 38%
Lakeville 1,567 4,034 39%
Dunstable 535 1,351 40%
Hanover 2,456 6,194 40%
Barnstable 7,866 19,772 40%
Townsend 1,345 3,366 40%
Last updated: 12:51 PM


Grace Ross  
Grace Ross
Best towns
Town Ross
votes
Total
votes
  Pct.
Petersham 23 448 5%
Leyden 16 351 5%
Wendell 19 417 5%
Mount Washington 3 77 4%
West Tisbury 54 1,397 4%
Royalston 18 474 4%
Plainfield 10 270 4%
Wellfleet 61 1,688 4%
Tisbury 60 1,706 4%
Huntington 26 744 3%
Last updated: 12:51 PM

  Worst towns
Town Ross
votes
Total
votes
  Pct.
Avon 2 1,800 0%
West Stockbridge 1 677 0%
Peru 1 255 0%
Alford 1 252 0%
Tyringham 1 192 1%
Adams 18 2,753 1%
Lanesborough 7 1,070 1%
Dalton 17 2,399 1%
Hinsdale 5 674 1%
Richmond 6 782 1%
Last updated: 12:51 PM

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