The 2010 Senate race

The special election to replace Senator Edward M. Kennedy in the US Senate.

Best, worst towns

These are the Massachusetts cities and towns in which Democratic US Senate candidates had their best and worst showings in the Dec. 8, 2009, primary. The tables were calculated from unofficial results provided by the Associated Press.
Michael Capuano | Martha Coakley | Alan Khazei | Stephen Pagliuca

Capuano's best towns

Of the 351 cities and towns in Massachusetts, Michael Capuano did the best in these 10.
Town Capuano
votes
Total
votes
Capuano %
Somerville 8,058 11,946 67%
Shutesbury 253 433 58%
Leverett 218 426 51%
Amherst 1,563 3,126 50%
Pelham 175 361 48%
Heath 46 100 46%
Williamsburg 191 416 46%
Chesterfield 52 114 46%
Wendell 78 177 44%
Monroe 7 16 44%
Updated: 11:10 AM

Capuano's worst towns

Of the 351 cities and towns in Massachusetts, Michael Capuano did the worst in these 10.
Town Capuano
votes
Total
votes
Capuano %
Clarksburg 9 171 5%
Florida 5 61 8%
Savoy 4 45 9%
Holland 11 115 10%
Alford 9 73 12%
Williamstown 167 1,248 13%
Cheshire 38 282 13%
East Brookfield 22 163 13%
Adams 112 753 15%
Southwick 70 466 15%
Updated: 11:10 AM

Coakley's best towns

Of the 351 cities and towns in Massachusetts, Martha Coakley did the best in these 10.
Town Coakley
votes
Total
votes
Coakley %
Clarksburg 154 171 90%
Florida 54 61 89%
Savoy 35 45 78%
Adams 558 753 74%
North Adams 1,079 1,464 74%
New Ashford 22 30 73%
Cheshire 206 282 73%
Washington 55 77 71%
Hancock 62 87 71%
Mount Washington 26 37 70%
Updated: 11:10 AM

Coakley's worst towns

Of the 351 cities and towns in Massachusetts, Martha Coakley did the worst in these 10.
Town Coakley
votes
Total
votes
Coakley %
Somerville 2,493 11,946 21%
Gosnold 2 9 22%
Shutesbury 117 433 27%
Cambridge 5,165 15,609 33%
Alford 25 73 34%
Amherst 1,087 3,126 35%
Brookline 3,202 9,042 35%
Leverett 151 426 35%
Heath 36 100 36%
Boston 22,572 61,503 37%
Updated: 11:10 AM

Khazei's best towns

Of the 351 cities and towns in Massachusetts, Alan Khazei did the best in these 10.
Town Khazei
votes
Total
votes
Khazei %
Alford 37 73 51%
Manchester 268 780 34%
Lincoln 439 1,302 34%
Gosnold 3 9 33%
Harvard 415 1,292 32%
Brookline 2,769 9,042 31%
Concord 1,149 3,765 31%
Egremont 44 154 29%
Aquinnah 22 82 27%
Chilmark 66 255 26%
Updated: 11:10 AM

Khazei's worst towns

Of the 351 cities and towns in Massachusetts, Alan Khazei did the worst in these 10.
Town Khazei
votes
Total
votes
Khazei %
Clarksburg 2 171 1%
Washington 1 77 1%
Florida 1 61 2%
Erving 2 110 2%
Mount Washington 1 37 3%
Middlefield 2 65 3%
North Adams 55 1,464 4%
Rowe 2 51 4%
Goshen 5 125 4%
Millville 6 148 4%
Updated: 11:10 AM

Pagliuca's best towns

Of the 351 cities and towns in Massachusetts, Stephen Pagliuca did the best in these 10.
Town Pagliuca
votes
Total
votes
Pagliuca %
Swansea 282 1,014 28%
Seekonk 171 660 26%
Fall River 1,446 5,684 25%
New Bedford 1,440 5,812 25%
Blackstone 150 618 24%
Webster 231 967 24%
Millville 35 148 24%
Somerset 393 1,712 23%
Dighton 93 406 23%
Acushnet 213 936 23%
Updated: 11:10 AM

Pagliuca's worst towns

Of the 351 cities and towns in Massachusetts, Stephen Pagliuca did the worst in these 10.
Town Pagliuca
votes
Total
votes
Pagliuca %
New Marlborough 1 94 1%
Williamstown 18 1,248 1%
Florida 1 61 2%
Colrain 3 177 2%
Tyringham 1 58 2%
Windsor 2 105 2%
Hancock 2 87 2%
Egremont 4 154 3%
West Stockbridge 5 192 3%
Alford 2 73 3%
Updated: 11:10 AM