The Political Climate in Zip 13122 (New Woodstock, NY) is Somewhat conservative.
Madison County, NY is Leaning conservative. In Madison County, NY 38.8% of the people voted Democrat in the last presidential election, 53.0% voted Republican, and the remaining 8.2% voted Independent.
Madison county voted Republican in three of the last five Presidential elections, voting Democratic in 2008 and 2012.
In the last Presidential election, Madison county flipped Republican, 53.0% to 38.8%
The BestPlaces Liberal/Conservative Index
Zip 13122 (New Woodstock, NY) is Somewhat conservative
New Woodstock, New York is Somewhat conservative.
Madison County, New York is Leaning conservative.
Syracuse Metro Area is Leaning liberal.
New York is Strongly liberal.
The BestPlaces Liberal/Conservative Index is based on recent voting in national elections, federal campaign contributions by local residents, and consumer personality profiles.
Displaying 16 years of Presidential voting, visualized in one word.
New Woodstock, New York: R R d d 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 zip 13122 (New Woodstock)
In the last 4 years (2015-2018), there were 47 contributions totaling $1,159 to Democratic and liberal campaigns, averaging $25 per contribution.
In the last 4 years, there were 10 contributions totaling $1,414 to Republican and conservative campaigns, averaging $141 per contribution.
(source: Federal Election Commission)