snapshot: obama vs. romney in fundraising

By Matt Carroll, Globe Staff | Oct. 11, 2012
President Obama is winning the presidential fundraising fight in Massachusetts over Republican candidate Mitt Romney. Obama, between April 2011 and August, raised $14.5 million to the former Bay State governor's $7.9 million. Obama had about 72,000 donations to his campaign, compared with Romney's 11,300. The president has out-raised Romney in about 248 communities; Romney has out-raised the president in 101 communities.
CommunityObama donationsRomney donationsObama totalRomney totalObama % of total
ABINGTON402$4,496$1,10080%
ACTON32055$42,599$24,36864%
ACUSHNET142$1,213$50071%
ADAMS153$987$39072%
AGAWAM568$5,767$61090%
ALFORD401$4,143$0100%
AMESBURY876$5,041$1,70375%
AMHERST65322$105,289$3,60597%
ANDOVER38384$71,085$53,88257%
AQUINNAH351$1,041$0100%
ARLINGTON83534$155,252$22,48587%
ASHBURNHAM21$1,100$10092%
ASHBY151$471$15076%
ASHFIELD241$2,839$0100%
ASHLAND545$6,607$3,50065%
ATHOL1135$499$1,28228%
ATTLEBORO789$11,461$2,30483%
AUBURN154$1,065$25381%
AVON12$500$34459%
AYER72$1,335$2,60034%
BARNSTABLE35382$60,466$46,73956%
BARRE574$7,923$32596%
BECKET131$5,581$0100%
BEDFORD21127$44,391$11,53279%
BELCHERTOWN806$9,159$80092%
BELLINGHAM44102$3,805$7,90932%
BELMONT920212$296,258$206,06159%
BERKLEY71$8,398$25097%
BERLIN38$600$4,91011%
BERNARDSTON81$577$15079%
BEVERLY21592$30,729$80,97328%
BILLERICA6827$7,366$10,44741%
BLACKSTONE171$2,767$0100%
BOLTON5830$13,818$5,52571%
BOSTON67851033$1,793,988$831,62768%
BOURNE15314$20,159$2,32890%
BOXBOROUGH7620$7,403$8,17648%
BOXFORD14040$21,156$37,36536%
BOYLSTON425$4,026$2,40063%
BRAINTREE10038$13,433$14,11849%
BREWSTER12119$9,931$4,26070%
BRIDGEWATER4219$5,385$7,24043%
BRIMFIELD23$625$11085%
BROCKTON16723$14,594$6,68069%
BROOKFIELD31$320$0100%
BROOKLINE2410101$625,076$109,38085%
BUCKLAND151$2,315$0100%
BURLINGTON13233$12,400$10,31555%
CAMBRIDGE4313160$1,314,588$147,08990%
CANTON15254$26,766$50,59035%
CARLISLE23025$64,789$13,52083%
CARVER167$673$1,20036%
CHARLEMONT91$2,650$0100%
CHARLTON141$1,692$10094%
CHATHAM9446$34,254$23,85659%
CHELMSFORD15641$12,514$13,67248%
CHELSEA613$4,473$2,00069%
CHESHIRE11$0$2500%
CHESTERFIELD121$1,492$0100%
CHESTNUT HILL55270$224,910$77,91074%
CHICOPEE7334$3,867$2,78158%
CHILMARK842$33,853$75098%
CLARKSBURG11$50$0100%
CLINTON512$2,207$6097%
COHASSET5254$34,693$47,26042%
COLRAIN411$3,039$0100%
CONCORD836106$236,610$101,87670%
CONWAY291$6,627$2,50073%
CUMMINGTON221$1,222$0100%
DALTON334$5,441$3,30062%
DANVERS5146$3,235$15,74517%
DARTMOUTH18715$36,529$8,41081%
DEDHAM29082$51,300$80,79539%
DEERFIELD231$4,014$0100%
DENNIS13439$18,076$14,24456%
DIGHTON201$803$2,50024%
DOUGLAS53$1,150$35077%
DOVER13795$46,318$105,62030%
DRACUT938$360$13,9513%
DUDLEY85$221$5,3054%
DUNSTABLE174$1,215$6,40016%
DUXBURY20166$30,468$33,06748%
EAST BRIDGEWATER138$1,610$86265%
EAST BROOKFIELD11$0$3000%
EASTHAM7112$10,355$1,54587%
EASTHAMPTON4910$6,740$2,65072%
EAST LONGMEADOW2315$5,054$6,53544%
EASTON6226$15,019$16,41748%
EDGARTOWN7411$11,033$12,40047%
EGREMONT141$2,575$0100%
ERVING131$382$0100%
ESSEX398$14,582$10,19359%
EVERETT6312$3,759$3,61551%
FAIRHAVEN263$1,903$5,00028%
FALL RIVER469$3,467$1,30073%
FALMOUTH49756$69,817$23,03775%
FITCHBURG402$2,973$14495%
FOXBOROUGH5117$9,943$9,00552%
FRAMINGHAM44134$43,427$20,28568%
FRANKLIN16825$8,390$26,10524%
FREETOWN152$2,304$25090%
GARDNER253$1,309$1,00057%
GEORGETOWN448$2,283$2,02553%
GILL21$150$0100%
GLOUCESTER35725$62,608$25,20571%
GOSHEN11$200$0100%
GOSNOLD221$1,175$50070%
GRAFTON11110$5,274$5,57849%
GRANBY61$1,513$0100%
GRANVILLE112$2,250$53681%
GREAT BARRINGTON1794$31,081$1,85094%
GREENFIELD1451$16,843$10599%
GROTON11721$19,366$7,30173%
GROVELAND1821$2,862$1,09272%
HADLEY642$7,350$55093%
HALIFAX201$1,372$0100%
HAMILTON3945$22,746$27,79445%
HAMPDEN316$4,152$12097%
HANCOCK11$100$0100%
HANOVER11723$9,994$12,31045%
HANSCOM AFB11$0$2850%
HANSON183$1,738$10095%
HARDWICK64$449$95032%
HARVARD1137$56,335$4,05093%
HARWICH9910$16,377$5,52575%
HATFIELD181$1,129$0100%
HAVERHILL9421$7,513$7,97649%
HAWLEY41$158$0100%
HEATH31$2,635$0100%
HINGHAM251119$49,119$94,46934%
HINSDALE51$1,030$0100%
HOLBROOK305$1,642$1,15059%
HOLDEN9325$7,427$4,01865%
HOLLAND11$500$0100%
HOLLISTON11818$14,623$13,28052%
HOLYOKE1178$11,045$1,40589%
HOPEDALE212$300$1,06722%
HOPKINTON11856$14,887$64,73119%
HUBBARDSTON67$2,955$55384%
HUDSON17323$5,408$29,55015%
HULL8312$7,235$7,67549%
HUNTINGTON41$600$0100%
IPSWICH8430$15,746$18,18546%
KINGSTON2814$2,861$4,24040%
LAKEVILLE1820$1,005$9,27510%
LANCASTER3919$2,793$4,03941%
LANESBOROUGH484$3,546$10097%
LAWRENCE9012$4,158$77584%
LEE611$9,345$0100%
LEICESTER221$4,332$0100%
LENOX1666$29,472$4,30087%
LEOMINSTER5730$5,236$14,66926%
LEVERETT10410$22,439$47198%
LEXINGTON1216159$299,249$92,37076%
LEYDEN91$870$0100%
LINCOLN35742$126,462$30,08181%
LITTLETON5527$5,087$4,15755%
LONGMEADOW12459$35,378$31,49853%
LOWELL11123$14,474$12,03555%
LUDLOW146$818$1,32038%
LUNENBURG714$1,050$1,99035%
LYNN1178$15,709$75095%
LYNNFIELD3340$3,670$26,44012%
MALDEN23523$16,856$2,39088%
MANCHESTER-BY-THE-SEA21956$73,880$73,72550%
MANSFIELD8017$7,919$17,40031%
MARBLEHEAD262121$52,081$98,22635%
MARION5931$14,838$23,88538%
MARLBOROUGH10123$14,153$6,04770%
MARSHFIELD12039$9,602$20,46332%
MASHPEE7519$8,077$9,87545%
MATTAPOISETT3524$9,483$7,72555%
MAYNARD632$4,434$50090%
MEDFIELD4439$11,115$25,58130%
MEDFORD39331$56,233$7,56588%
MEDWAY405$6,410$3,77163%
MELROSE25250$30,231$10,95573%
MENDON364$2,732$3,50044%
MERRIMAC127$700$1,20037%
METHUEN6843$4,357$4,09352%
MIDDLEBOROUGH4927$1,921$3,60535%
MIDDLEFIELD51$282$0100%
MIDDLETON813$3,250$9,75025%
MILFORD5122$12,905$6,02568%
MILLBURY317$2,014$1,61056%
MILLIS265$1,759$90066%
MILTON33158$88,222$53,16662%
MONSON91$975$10091%
MONTAGUE981$7,591$0100%
MONTEREY141$1,176$25082%
MONTGOMERY84$180$51726%
MOUNT WASHINGTON61$1,010$0100%
NAHANT498$8,561$7,20054%
NANTUCKET16921$31,891$16,96765%
NATICK35262$53,283$34,91760%
NEEDHAM566114$126,805$94,37057%
NEW BEDFORD3224$6,313$3,66163%
NEW BRAINTREE11$100$0100%
NEWBURY8810$14,878$4,90075%
NEWBURYPORT28536$41,770$16,81071%
NEW MARLBOROUGH311$7,349$0100%
NEW SALEM21$600$0100%
NEWTON3133221$909,183$266,02977%
NORFOLK4019$4,870$15,70024%
NORTH ADAMS291$1,672$0100%
NORTHAMPTON7692$197,344$450100%
NORTH ANDOVER17178$20,308$46,29630%
NORTH ATTLEBOROUGH3621$1,736$8,46317%
NORTHBOROUGH11015$11,757$8,10059%
NORTHBRIDGE2211$3,767$16,50019%
NORTH BROOKFIELD71$585$0100%
NORTHFIELD101$1,235$0100%
NORTH READING4730$5,563$23,26919%
NORTON553$6,764$6,00053%
NORWELL5053$11,588$43,44421%
NORWOOD8825$6,637$12,69334%
OAK BLUFFS851$10,438$0100%
OAKHAM41$400$0100%
ORANGE371$1,261$10093%
ORLEANS16412$23,195$2,91089%
OTIS81$881$0100%
OXFORD203$1,339$40077%
PALMER276$404$64039%
PAXTON51$215$0100%
PEABODY14615$14,813$10,25059%
PELHAM391$5,410$0100%
PEMBROKE3237$10,202$5,36666%
PEPPERELL519$4,730$1,38577%
PERU12$200$1,00017%
PETERSHAM292$5,795$2,00074%
PHILLIPSTON311$360$1,00726%
PITTSFIELD27723$44,202$4,13591%
PLAINFIELD301$3,164$0100%
PLAINVILLE13$250$2,00011%
PLYMOUTH36672$36,143$19,71265%
PLYMPTON181$750$0100%
PRINCETON256$1,419$8,18015%
PROVINCETOWN1764$25,231$68597%
QUINCY29351$31,630$18,54063%
RANDOLPH582$4,478$75086%
RAYNHAM68$529$1,10032%
READING18043$14,972$19,80643%
REHOBOTH838$13,701$8,32262%
REVERE5530$8,538$1,85782%
RICHMOND442$18,520$4,00082%
ROCHESTER445$3,360$1,05076%
ROCKLAND2511$1,090$2,50830%
ROCKPORT12315$11,394$5,59167%
ROWE11$100$0100%
ROWLEY422$6,196$75089%
ROYALSTON101$420$0100%
RUTLAND1810$2,165$5,03830%
SALEM24426$15,616$10,03561%
SALISBURY259$3,763$4,86544%
SANDISFIELD201$1,700$0100%
SANDWICH8414$15,263$1,90089%
SAUGUS875$2,532$3,00046%
SAVOY71$1,754$0100%
SCITUATE14129$20,171$9,13069%
SEEKONK4619$7,085$2,50074%
SHARON14218$36,320$6,96384%
SHEFFIELD1041$8,883$0100%
SHELBURNE394$6,082$21097%
SHERBORN16622$39,948$28,40458%
SHIRLEY371$1,980$1,00066%
SHREWSBURY17170$19,984$18,39052%
SHUTESBURY361$1,481$0100%
SOMERSET109$1,065$1,07950%
SOMERVILLE86022$138,990$1,97099%
SOUTHAMPTON202$5,360$45092%
SOUTHBOROUGH9748$19,098$42,25431%
SOUTHBRIDGE343$1,432$22586%
SOUTH HADLEY14920$11,354$8,43257%
SOUTHWICK358$1,159$9,20011%
SPENCER71$645$25072%
SPRINGFIELD17325$35,961$11,48576%
STERLING5928$5,749$2,82567%
STOCKBRIDGE857$9,144$7,69054%
STONEHAM1348$15,146$3,42582%
STOUGHTON14021$14,793$3,35582%
STOW1028$11,250$1,10191%
STURBRIDGE2120$940$6,29013%
SUDBURY31777$65,614$68,16049%
SUNDERLAND196$4,212$25594%
SUTTON4010$3,140$1,97561%
SWAMPSCOTT12027$23,039$33,54541%
SWANSEA102$703$1,25036%
TAUNTON489$5,062$5,00050%
TEMPLETON301$973$0100%
TEWKSBURY3633$2,877$13,52518%
TISBURY33610$53,413$5,63590%
TOLLAND21$1,500$0100%
TOPSFIELD10128$8,567$23,63027%
TOWNSEND209$1,730$3,42434%
TRURO801$13,449$10099%
TYNGSBOROUGH564$3,710$2,12664%
TYRINGHAM131$2,350$0100%
UPTON357$2,040$2,67543%
UXBRIDGE331$8,525$10100%
WAKEFIELD10244$18,155$18,19050%
WALES131$810$0100%
WALPOLE12746$21,743$18,53954%
WALTHAM40678$54,473$20,06373%
WARE37$60$2,3253%
WAREHAM601$2,872$50085%
WARREN102$606$20075%
WARWICK91$375$0100%
WASHINGTON121$890$0100%
WATERTOWN50232$124,002$11,21492%
WAYLAND443109$116,011$120,45349%
WEBSTER235$797$3,25020%
WELLESLEY791338$235,663$432,33035%
WELLFLEET971$19,970$0100%
WENDELL91$5,345$0100%
WENHAM6733$9,989$24,03029%
WESTBOROUGH13144$22,486$27,78045%
WEST BOYLSTON483$2,181$65477%
WEST BRIDGEWATER73$1,197$53569%
WEST BROOKFIELD1716$655$5,90010%
WESTFIELD5844$6,413$19,79824%
WESTFORD15150$13,810$24,12036%
WESTHAMPTON142$2,932$1,25070%
WESTMINSTER83$1,100$1,33545%
WEST NEWBURY5818$14,908$10,19859%
WESTON420284$229,077$320,37142%
WESTPORT8625$18,480$13,25158%
WEST SPRINGFIELD3315$4,228$3,78553%
WEST STOCKBRIDGE481$13,202$0100%
WEST TISBURY1229$23,139$3,13588%
WESTWOOD25272$45,829$58,37344%
WEYMOUTH12524$11,950$3,21079%
WHATELY531$9,150$0100%
WHITMAN17$250$3,4007%
WILBRAHAM5829$3,495$8,80228%
WILLIAMSBURG591$18,925$0100%
WILLIAMSTOWN3063$57,477$3,00095%
WILMINGTON7512$19,144$3,70084%
WINCHENDON51$125$0100%
WINCHESTER40386$139,600$67,94267%
WINDSOR41$1,512$0100%
WINTHROP1875$10,279$90092%
WOBURN20036$16,699$7,96068%
WORCESTER53654$55,108$28,47166%
WORTHINGTON211$630$0100%
WRENTHAM166$4,225$4,20050%
YARMOUTH16425$15,618$6,58070%
SOURCE: Federal Election Commission; Boston Globe