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United States / Minnesota / No Metro Area / Roseau County / Ross / Zip Codes
Ross, MN is a small suburban town located in the northern region of the state. While it has a relatively small population, it is known for its strong sense of community and involvement in local politics. The city has an active political scene that involves many different organizations and people from all walks of life. Local government includes a mayor, an elected city council, and various other boards and committees that all work towards improving the community, such as creating initiatives to improve education or public safety. Additionally, Ross often hosts debates among local candidates running for office at both state and national levels. Residents have access to information on these issues via the news media, social media outlets, or word-of-mouth conversations with those involved in politics locally. This allows citizens to make informed decisions when voting for their preferred candidate or ballot measure.

The political climate in Ross, MN is very conservative.

Roseau County, MN is very conservative. In Roseau County, MN 26.0% of the people voted Democrat in the last presidential election, 72.0% voted for the Republican Party, and the remaining 2.0% voted Independent.

In the last Presidential election, Roseau county remained overwhelmingly Republican, 72.0% to 26.0%.
Roseau county voted Republican in every Presidential election since 2000.


The BestPlaces liberal/conservative index

Ross, MN is very conservative.


Roseau County, Minnesota is very conservative.

Minnesota is leaning liberal.

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 20 years of Presidential voting, visualized in one word.

Ross, Minnesota: R R R R 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 Party candidate won, D if the Democratic Party candidate won and I if the Independent Party candidate won. The six elections (2000, 2004, 2008, 2012, 2016, 2020) would be expressed as six-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 six elections the state has been closely contested, voting narrowly for the Republican Party candidate in 2016 and 2020 after voting for the Democratic Party in 2008 and 2012. Virginia (r r d d d D) has voted for the Democratic Party in the last three elections.


Individual Campaign Contributions in Ross, MN

In the last 4 years (2018-2021), there were 21 contributions totaling $3,307 to the Democratic Party and liberal campaigns, averaging $157 per contribution.

In the last 4 years, there were 42 contributions totaling $6,606 to the Republican Party and conservative campaigns, averaging $157 per contribution.

(source: Federal Election Commission)

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