No
51%

1,516,584 votes

Yes
49%

1,453,742 votes

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Town by town results

Unofficial results of the general election held in Massachusetts on Nov. 6, 2012. The winner declared by the Associated Press is marked with a Winner.


City or town
Precincts
reporting
Yes Winner No
Abington 5 of 5 3,600 4,377
Acton 6 of 6 5,819 5,005
Acushnet 3 of 3 1,860 3,204
Adams 5 of 5 1,928 1,864
Agawam 8 of 8 6,088 7,801
Alford 1 of 1 231 61
Amesbury 6 of 6 4,526 3,660
Amherst 10 of 10 10,431 3,989
Andover 11 of 11 9,256 8,842
Aquinnah 1 of 1 204 84
Arlington 21 of 21 14,352 10,648
Ashburnham 1 of 1 1,621 1,489
Ashby 1 of 1 934 864
Ashfield 1 of 1 802 288
Ashland 5 of 5 4,410 3,879
Athol 3 of 3 2,239 2,359
Attleboro 12 of 12 8,469 9,696
Auburn 5 of 5 3,824 4,694
Avon 1 of 1 991 344
Ayer 2 of 2 1,744 1,787
Barnstable 13 of 13 11,934 12,606
Barre 2 of 2 1,328 1,340
Becket 1 of 1 686 251
Bedford 4 of 4 4,150 3,231
Belchertown 4 of 4 3,896 3,510
Bellingham 6 of 6 3,873 4,402
Belmont 8 of 8 7,622 5,853
Berkley 2 of 2 1,528 1,689
Berlin 1 of 1 948 819
Bernardston 1 of 1 637 484
Beverly 12 of 12 9,893 10,253
Billerica 11 of 11 8,946 10,647
Blackstone 3 of 3 1,953 2,250
Blandford 1 of 1 355 298
Bolton 1 of 1 1,681 1,331
Boston 254 of 254 111,852 107,377
Bourne 7 of 7 4,813 5,067
Boxborough 1 of 1 1,657 1,191
Boxford 3 of 3 2,758 2,291
Boylston 1 of 1 1,341 1,260
Braintree 12 of 12 7,825 10,907
Brewster 3 of 3 3,418 2,856
Bridgewater 7 of 7 5,255 6,385
Brimfield 1 of 1 975 1,039
Brockton 28 of 28 11,305 19,911
Brookfield 1 of 1 849 824
Brookline 16 of 16 17,804 8,883
Buckland 1 of 1 636 375
Burlington 7 of 7 5,498 7,390
Cambridge 34 of 34 30,909 14,639
Canton 6 of 6 5,640 6,367
Carlisle 1 of 1 2,097 1,176
Carver 3 of 3 2,771 3,172
Charlemont 1 of 1 387 231
Charlton 4 of 4 3,057 3,484
Chatham 1 of 1 2,401 2,046
Chelmsford 9 of 9 8,846 10,091
Chelsea 16 of 16 2,847 4,252
Cheshire 1 of 1 928 779
Chester 1 of 1 343 313
Chesterfield 1 of 1 468 240
Chicopee 20 of 20 8,800 13,532
Chilmark 1 of 1 542 154
Clarksburg 1 of 1 408 436
Clinton 4 of 4 2,502 3,337
Cohasset 2 of 2 2,358 2,364
Colrain 1 of 1 540 323
Concord 5 of 5 6,569 4,036
Conway 1 of 1 879 352
Cummington 1 of 1 373 147
Dalton 2 of 2 1,673 1,639
Danvers 8 of 8 6,435 7,809
Dartmouth 9 of 9 6,900 8,638
Dedham 7 of 7 6,026 6,955
Deerfield 1 of 1 1,751 1,188
Dennis 5 of 5 4,261 4,652
Dighton 2 of 2 1,552 1,980
Douglas 3 of 3 2,188 2,233
Dover 1 of 1 1,926 1,548
Dracut 10 of 10 6,130 8,362
Dudley 3 of 3 2,127 2,875
Dunstable 1 of 1 1,030 814
Duxbury 5 of 6 3,821 4,083
East Bridgewater 4 of 4 3,331 3,801
East Brookfield 1 of 1 490 645
Eastham 1 of 1 1,968 1,639
Easthampton 5 of 5 4,975 3,829
East Longmeadow 4 of 4 3,579 4,723
Easton 6 of 6 5,402 6,124
Edgartown 1 of 1 1,513 922
Egremont 1 of 1 621 178
Erving 1 of 1 385 367
Essex 1 of 1 1,240 872
Everett 12 of 12 4,529 7,355
Fairhaven 6 of 6 3,663 4,240
Fall River 29 of 29 9,969 17,070
Falmouth 9 of 9 9,941 8,869
Fitchburg 12 of 12 5,700 7,975
Florida 1 of 1 213 154
Foxborough 5 of 5 4,426 5,037
Framingham 18 of 18 13,447 13,153
Franklin 8 of 8 7,958 8,912
Freetown 3 of 3 2,124 2,415
Gardner 10 of 10 3,315 4,635
Georgetown 3 of 3 2,401 2,403
Gill 1 of 1 553 303
Gloucester 10 of 10 8,006 6,760
Goshen 1 of 1 376 226
Gosnold 1 of 1 60 24
Grafton 5 of 5 4,548 4,744
Granby 2 of 2 1,676 1,764
Granville 1 of 1 455 400
Great Barrington 4 of 4 2,270 1,164
Greenfield 9 of 9 4,838 3,287
Groton 3 of 3 3,404 2,538
Groveland 2 of 2 1,959 1,933
Hadley 1 of 1 1,690 1,262
Halifax 2 of 2 1,829 2,125
Hamilton 3 of 3 2,238 2,117
Hampden 1 of 1 1,248 1,556
Hancock 1 of 1 257 110
Hanover 4 of 4 3,363 4,712
Hanson 3 of 3 2,507 2,978
Hardwick 1 of 1 691 608
Harvard 1 of 1 2,227 1,284
Harwich 4 of 4 3,997 3,874
Hatfield 1 of 1 1,134 869
Haverhill 21 of 21 12,273 14,284
Hawley 1 of 1 119 75
Heath 1 of 1 242 181
Hingham 7 of 7 6,583 7,156
Hinsdale 1 of 1 635 386
Holbrook 4 of 4 2,178 3,069
Holden 5 of 5 4,705 5,556
Holland 1 of 1 658 608
Holliston 4 of 4 4,043 4,015
Holyoke 14 of 14 5,660 8,957
Hopedale 1 of 1 1,506 1,689
Hopkinton 4 of 4 4,456 3,961
Hubbardston 1 of 1 1,248 1,253
Hudson 7 of 7 4,773 4,964
Hull 3 of 3 3,197 2,682
Huntington 1 of 1 569 516
Ipswich 4 of 4 4,455 3,660
Kingston 4 of 4 3,196 3,619
Lakeville 3 of 3 2,710 2,960
Lancaster 2 of 2 1,650 1,971
Lanesborough 1 of 1 1,016 535
Lawrence 24 of 24 5,231 11,890
Lee 1 of 1 1,501 1,318
Leicester 4 of 4 2,351 3,050
Lenox 1 of 1 1,731 1,140
Leominster 15 of 15 7,569 10,331
Leverett 1 of 1 930 259
Lexington 9 of 9 10,836 6,702
Leyden 1 of 1 316 130
Lincoln 2 of 2 2,344 1,220
Littleton 3 of 3 0 0
Longmeadow 5 of 5 4,662 4,499
Lowell 33 of 33 12,468 16,972
Ludlow 6 of 6 3,600 5,639
Lunenburg 4 of 4 2,814 2,942
Lynn 28 of 28 11,745 17,068
Lynnfield 4 of 4 3,101 3,872
Malden 16 of 16 8,399 10,846
Manchester 1 of 1 1,947 1,454
Mansfield 6 of 6 5,627 5,963
Marblehead 6 of 6 7,044 5,026
Marion 1 of 1 0 0
Marlborough 14 of 14 7,758 8,157
Marshfield 7 of 7 6,865 7,854
Mashpee 5 of 5 3,829 4,246
Mattapoisett 1 of 1 1,966 1,895
Maynard 4 of 4 3,051 2,578
Medfield 4 of 4 3,443 3,693
Medford 16 of 16 12,588 13,445
Medway 4 of 4 3,387 3,603
Melrose 14 of 14 7,281 7,536
Mendon 1 of 1 1,707 1,663
Merrimac 2 of 2 1,813 1,676
Methuen 12 of 12 8,095 12,504
Middleborough 6 of 6 5,302 5,714
Middlefield 1 of 1 199 93
Middleton 2 of 2 2,172 2,352
Milford 8 of 8 5,460 6,963
Millbury 4 of 4 3,018 3,589
Millis 3 of 3 2,359 2,288
Millville 1 of 1 742 787
Milton 10 of 10 6,639 8,628
Monroe 1 of 1 26 24
Monson 3 of 3 2,119 2,055
Montague 6 of 6 2,483 1,626
Monterey 1 of 1 374 128
Montgomery 1 of 1 275 222
Mount Washington 1 of 1 87 15
Nahant 1 of 1 1,188 1,041
Nantucket 1 of 1 3,801 2,029
Natick 10 of 10 9,774 8,451
Needham 10 of 10 8,573 7,595
New Ashford 1 of 1 120 31
New Bedford 36 of 36 11,596 19,332
New Braintree 1 of 1 290 258
Newbury 2 of 2 2,555 1,820
Newburyport 7 of 7 6,382 4,262
New Marlborough 1 of 1 601 217
New Salem 1 of 1 385 199
Newton 32 of 32 26,849 15,893
Norfolk 3 of 3 2,784 2,799
North Adams 5 of 5 2,898 2,531
Northampton 14 of 14 11,020 4,063
North Andover 8 of 8 6,763 7,973
North Attleborough 9 of 9 6,408 7,449
Northborough 4 of 4 4,061 4,084
Northbridge 4 of 4 3,123 4,297
North Brookfield 1 of 1 1,045 1,287
Northfield 1 of 1 937 659
North Reading 4 of 4 3,799 4,742
Norton 5 of 5 4,267 4,588
Norwell 3 of 3 2,977 3,314
Norwood 9 of 9 5,835 8,162
Oak Bluffs 1 of 1 1,645 1,010
Oakham 1 of 1 561 568
Orange 2 of 2 1,627 1,497
Orleans 1 of 1 2,462 1,884
Otis 1 of 1 527 280
Oxford 4 of 4 2,752 3,640
Palmer 5 of 5 2,325 3,118
Paxton 1 of 1 1,185 1,304
Peabody 19 of 19 10,726 14,864
Pelham 1 of 1 634 224
Pembroke 5 of 5 4,502 5,047
Pepperell 3 of 3 3,273 3,067
Peru 1 of 1 320 142
Petersham 1 of 1 450 354
Phillipston 1 of 1 493 446
Pittsfield 14 of 14 10,133 8,830
Plainfield 1 of 1 266 110
Plainville 3 of 3 2,110 2,212
Plymouth 15 of 15 14,067 15,341
Plympton 1 of 1 903 802
Princeton 1 of 1 1,277 981
Provincetown 1 of 1 1,802 500
Quincy 30 of 30 17,102 20,177
Randolph 12 of 12 5,090 8,872
Raynham 6 of 6 2,930 3,797
Reading 8 of 8 6,599 7,341
Rehoboth 3 of 3 2,948 3,121
Revere 21 of 21 6,108 8,905
Richmond 1 of 1 565 305
Rochester 1 of 1 1,496 1,513
Rockland 6 of 6 3,709 4,735
Rockport 3 of 3 2,650 1,953
Rowe 1 of 1 144 87
Rowley 1 of 1 1,876 1,624
Royalston 2 of 2 405 255
Russell 1 of 1 406 382
Rutland 3 of 3 2,025 2,357
Salem 14 of 14 9,533 9,358
Salisbury 3 of 3 2,240 1,912
Sandisfield 1 of 1 310 135
Sandwich 6 of 6 5,753 6,360
Saugus 10 of 10 5,690 7,548
Savoy 1 of 1 232 118
Scituate 6 of 6 5,261 5,797
Seekonk 4 of 4 3,380 3,618
Sharon 5 of 5 6,082 4,056
Sheffield 1 of 1 1,140 627
Shelburne 1 of 1 773 326
Sherborn 1 of 1 1,570 1,019
Shirley 1 of 1 1,577 1,477
Shrewsbury 10 of 10 7,936 9,452
Shutesbury 1 of 1 981 242
Somerset 5 of 5 3,933 5,600
Somerville 21 of 21 21,210 11,904
Southampton 1 of 1 1,822 1,613
Southborough 3 of 3 3,107 2,562
Southbridge 5 of 5 2,195 4,018
South Hadley 5 of 5 4,181 4,352
Southwick 3 of 3 2,261 2,459
Spencer 4 of 4 2,350 3,075
Springfield 64 of 64 16,635 31,554
Sterling 2 of 2 2,266 2,397
Stockbridge 1 of 1 787 351
Stoneham 7 of 7 5,214 6,722
Stoughton 8 of 8 5,818 7,574
Stow 2 of 2 2,351 1,746
Sturbridge 3 of 3 2,356 2,794
Sudbury 6 of 6 5,992 4,239
Sunderland 1 of 1 1,150 680
Sutton 3 of 3 2,489 2,711
Swampscott 6 of 6 4,272 3,691
Swansea 5 of 5 3,325 4,352
Taunton 16 of 16 8,839 12,740
Templeton 3 of 3 1,573 2,127
Tewksbury 8 of 8 7,026 8,609
Tisbury 1 of 1 1,598 830
Tolland 1 of 1 152 117
Topsfield 1 of 1 1,991 1,909
Townsend 3 of 3 2,475 2,292
Truro 1 of 1 987 444
Tyngsborough 4 of 4 2,906 3,164
Tyringham 1 of 1 150 102
Upton 2 of 2 2,217 1,929
Uxbridge 4 of 4 3,151 3,851
Wakefield 7 of 7 6,136 7,755
Wales 1 of 1 509 390
Walpole 8 of 8 6,089 7,606
Waltham 18 of 18 11,284 12,323
Ware 3 of 3 1,924 2,209
Wareham 6 of 6 5,026 5,557
Warren 2 of 2 1,042 1,166
Warwick 1 of 1 278 161
Washington 1 of 1 214 94
Watertown 12 of 12 8,821 7,080
Wayland 4 of 4 4,940 3,059
Webster 5 of 5 2,748 3,671
Wellesley 8 of 8 7,847 6,077
Wellfleet 1 of 1 1,488 703
Wendell 1 of 1 434 107
Wenham 1 of 1 1,215 1,093
Westborough 5 of 5 4,435 4,216
West Boylston 2 of 2 1,775 2,278
West Bridgewater 2 of 2 1,819 2,036
West Brookfield 1 of 1 964 954
Westfield 12 of 12 7,668 9,581
Westford 6 of 6 6,439 6,162
Westhampton 1 of 1 657 383
Westminster 2 of 2 1,948 2,185
West Newbury 1 of 1 1,539 1,165
Weston 4 of 4 3,898 2,492
Westport 5 of 5 3,869 4,234
West Springfield 8 of 8 4,514 6,528
West Stockbridge 1 of 1 641 214
West Tisbury 1 of 1 1,459 467
Westwood 4 of 4 4,122 4,518
Weymouth 18 of 18 11,886 15,249
Whately 1 of 1 596 341
Whitman 4 of 4 3,220 4,090
Wilbraham 4 of 4 3,332 4,517
Williamsburg 1 of 1 1,144 435
Williamstown 3 of 3 2,552 1,069
Wilmington 6 of 6 5,559 6,559
Winchendon 4 of 4 1,860 2,167
Winchester 8 of 8 6,506 5,804
Windsor 1 of 1 366 145
Winthrop 6 of 6 4,096 4,390
Woburn 14 of 14 7,886 10,462
Worcester 50 of 50 22,100 31,463
Worthington 1 of 1 490 219
Wrentham 3 of 3 2,963 3,222
Yarmouth 7 of 7 6,211 7,104
Total 2,171 of 2,172 1,453,742 1,516,584

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Key to party abbreviations

AIP -- American Independent
AmC -- American Constitution
AmE -- Americans Elect
AmP -- America's Party
ATP -- American Third Position
Cnl -- Constitutional
Con -- Conservative
CST -- Constitution
DCG -- DC Statehood Green
Dem -- Democratic
GOP -- Republican
GRP -- Grass Roots
Grn -- Green
IAP -- Independent American
IGr -- Independent Green
Ind -- independent
Inp -- Independence
IP -- Independent Party
IPD -- Independent Party of Delaware
JP -- Justice Party
Lib -- Libertarian
LUn -- Liberty Union
Mnt -- Mountain
NLP -- Natural Law
NMI -- New Mexico Independent
NPA -- No party affiliation
NPD -- No party designation
Obj -- Objectivist
Oth -- Other
PAG -- Pacific Green
PEC -- Petitioning candidate
PFP -- Peace & Freedom
Prg -- Progressive
Pro -- Prohibition
PSL -- Party of Socialism and Liberation
RP -- Reform
SEP -- Socialist Equality
Soc -- Socialist
SPU -- Socialist USA
SWP -- Socialist Workers
Una -- Unaffiliated
Unr -- Unenrolled
UST -- Taxpayers
WTP -- We the People
WYC -- Wyoming Country