Daytona Beach, Florida 

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Politics & Voting in Daytona Beach, Florida

The Political Climate in Daytona Beach, FL is Somewhat liberal.

Volusia County, FL is Leaning conservative. In Volusia County, FL 41.4% of the people voted Democrat in the last presidential election, 54.3% voted Republican, and the remaining 4.2% voted Independent.

Volusia county voted Republican in the two most recent Presidential elections, after voting Democratic in the previous three.
In the last Presidential election, Volusia county remained moderately Republican, 54.3% to 41.4%


The BestPlaces Liberal/Conservative Index
Daytona Beach, FL is Somewhat liberal

Volusia County, Florida is Leaning conservative.

Deltona-Daytona Beach-Ormond Beach Metro Area is Leaning conservative.

Florida is Leaning conservative.

The BestPlaces Liberal/Conservative Index is based on recent voting in national elections, federal campaign contributions by local residents, and consumer personality profiles.
VoteWord™

Displaying 16 years of Presidential voting, visualized in one word.

Daytona Beach, Florida: d d d r R

How It Works:
Here at BestPlaces, we were looking at the voting patterns since the 2000 election and realized that we could express the results of each election as one letter. R if the Republican candidate won, D for the Democrat and I for the Independent. The five elections (2000, 2004, 2008, 2012, 2016) would be expressed as five-letter word (R R D R R).

Then we went a little further and added the dimension of magnitude. If the difference of victory was greater than 10 percent, the letter is upper case, and lower case if the difference was less than 10 percent. This allows us to see interesting voting patterns at just a glance.

Here’s the VoteWord for Iowa – d r d d r. In the last five elections the state has been closely contested, voting narrowly for the Republican candidate in 2016 after voting Democratic in 2008 and 2012. Virginia (r r d d d) has voted narrowly Democratic in the last three elections.


Individual Campaign Contributions in Daytona Beach, FL

In the last 4 years (2015-2018), there were 9,234 contributions totaling $1,099,324 to Democratic and liberal campaigns, averaging $119 per contribution.

In the last 4 years, there were 4,573 contributions totaling $2,900,306 to Republican and conservative campaigns, averaging $634 per contribution.

(source: Federal Election Commission)

VOLUSIA COUNTY, FLORIDA POLITICS VOTING
VOLUSIA COUNTY, FLORIDA POLITICS VOTING
VOLUSIA COUNTY, FLORIDA POLITICS VOTING HISTORY
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    Reviews for Daytona Beach    18 Reviews
    Nice place to visit, for a week, then go home. - 10/10/2019
    It's important to know there are two Daytonas. There's Daytona Beach, which is where, well, the beach is. Then there's Daytona on the mainland side of things. These are... Read More

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    Perfect sized town. Lots of fun and beautiful. - 12/21/2018
    I moved here in April of 2018 and I'm very happy. I live downtown on the Halifax river/Intracoastal Waterway, by the beautiful marina and the Chart House restaurant. I'm... Read More

    Daytona Beach: best place in Central FL part 2 - 11/5/2017
    They also built a Tanger Outlet Store with multiple shops. You can find things to do in Daytona Beach. I think the area gets a very bad rap at times due to Bike Week... Read More


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