Vote Breakdown: Representative - US House Dist. 9 - Republican Ballot

Candidate Andrew Clyde carried the win in all three voting sectors – advance in-person, absentee mail-in and election day in-person. Clyde will face Democratic Party candidate Devin Pandy in the November General Election.

Gurtler, left, and Clyde, right

Election Day in-person voting was the most popular method of casting votes in this race, with nearly 50% of the votes being cast in person on election day. The remainder of the votes were fairly evenly split between mail-in voting and early in-person voting.

Statewide results

Election Day In Person Voting – 40,539 ballots cast (45.61% of 88,891 ballots cast in race)

Absentee by Mail Voting - 26,509 ballots cast (29.83% of 88,891 ballots cast in race)

Advance In-Person Voting – 21,843 ballots cast (24.58% of 88,891 ballots cast in race)

Andrew Clyde

  • Election Day In-Person Votes – 23,609 (47.16% of Clyde’s total votes, 58.24% of total Election Day In-Person Votes, and 26.56% of total votes in race)

  • Absentee by Mail-In Votes – 14,319 (28.60% of Clyde’s total votes, 54.02% of total Absentee Mail-In votes, and 16.0% of total votes in race)

  • Advance In-Person Votes – 12,131 (24.23% of Clyde’s total votes, 55.53% of total Absentee Mail-In votes, and 13.65% of total votes in race)

  • Provisional Votes - 0

  • Total Votes – 50,059 (56.32% of 88,891 total votes cast in the race)

Matt Gurtler

  • Election Day In-Person Votes – 16,930 (43.60% of Gurtler’s total votes, 41.76% of total Election Day In-Person Votes, and 19.05% of total votes in race)

  • Absentee by Mail-In Votes – 12,190 (31.39% of Gurtler’s total votes, 45.98% of total Absentee Mail-In votes, and 13.71% of total votes in race)

  • Advance In-Person Votes – 9,712 (25.01% of Gurtler’s total votes, 44.46% of total Absentee Mail-In votes, and 10.93% of total votes in race)

  • Provisional Votes - 0

  • Total Votes – 38,832 (43.68% of 88,891 total votes cast in the race)

House District 9 includes the following Counties


Banks (19,234 population): 13 of 13 precincts reporting – Clyde 1,800 (70.18%) – Gurtler 765 (29.82%) – Total Votes 2,565 – Clyde carried all 13 precincts.

Clarke (128,331 population) (Partial): 3 of 3 precincts reporting – Clyde 271 (68.78%) – Gurtler 123 (31.22%) – Total votes 394 – Clyde carried all 3 precincts that fall within the 9th District.

Dawson (26,108 population): 3 of 3 precincts reporting – Clyde 1,888 (50.01%) – Gurtler 1,887 (49.99%) – Total Votes 3,775 – Clyde carried 2 precincts, Gurtler carried the 3rd.

Elbert (19,194 population): 11 of 11 precincts reporting – Clyde 1,200 (55.76%) – Gurtler 952 (44.24%) – 2,152 total votes – Clyde carried 10 precincts, Gurtler carried 1

Fannin (26,188 population): 12 of 12 precincts reporting – Clyde 2,826 (56.83%) – Gurtler 2,147 (43.17%) – 4,973 total votes – Clyde carried all 12 precincts

Forsyth (244,252 population) (Partial, see also 7th district): 8 of 8 precincts reporting – Clyde 2,291 (45.31%) – Gurtler 2,765 (54.69%) – 5,056 total votes – Gurtler took 7 precincts, Clyde took 1

Franklin (23,349 population): 7 of 7 precincts reporting – Clyde 1,865 (69.13%) – Gurtler 833 (30.87%) – 2,698 total votes – Clyde took all 7 precincts

Gilmer (30,816 population): 13 out of 13 precincts reporting – Clyde 2,815 (57.30%) – Gurtler 2,098 (42.70%) – 4,913 total votes – Clyde took all 13 precincts

Habersham (45,288 population): 7 out of 7 precincts reporting – Clyde 3,914 (56.00%) – Gurtler 3,075 (44.00%) – 6,989 total votes – Clyde took 6 out of 7 precincts – Clyde and Gurtler split the City of Baldwin precinct with 82 votes each.

Hall (204,441 population): – 31 of 31 precincts reporting – Clyde 9,142 (57.49%) – Gurtler 6,760 (42.51%) – 15,902 total votes – Clyde took 26 precincts, Gurtler took 5

Hart (26,018 population): 7 out of 7 precincts reported – Clyde 1,903 (69.17%) – Gurtler 848 (30.83%) – 2,751 total votes – Clyde took all 7 precincts.

Jackson (70,422 population): 4 out of 4 precincts reported – Clyde 4,385 (69.16%) – Gurtler 1.955 (30.84%) – 6,340 total votes – Clyde took all 4 precincts.

Lumpkin (32,955 population): 1 out of 1 precinct reported – Clyde 1,797 (47.91%) – Gurtler 1,954 (52.09%) – 3,751 total votes.

Madison (29,650 population): 12 of 12 precincts reported – Clyde 3,128 (67.41%) – Gurtler 1,512 (32.59%) – 4,640 total votes – Clyde took 12 out of 12 precincts.

Pickens (31,980 population) (Partial): 7 out of 7 precincts reporting – Clyde 1,784 (55.32%) – Gurtler 1,441 (44.68%) – 3,225 total votes – Clyde took 7 out of 7 precincts.

Rabun (16,867 population): 1 out of 1 precincts – Clyde 1,797 (47.91%) – Gurtler 1,954 (52.09%) – 3,751 total votes.

Stephens (26,035 population): 1 out of 1 precincts reporting – Clyde 1,658 (63.99%) – Gurtler 933 (36.01%) – 2,591 total votes.Registered voters:

Towns (11,852 population): 3 out of 3 precincts reporting – Clyde 1,589 (43.88%) – Gurtler 2,032 (56.12%) – 3,621 total votes – Gurtler took all three precincts.

Union (24,001 population): 11 out of 11 precincts reporting – Clyde 1,851 (40.10%) – Gurtler 2,765 (59.90%) – 4,616 total votes – Gurtler took all 11 precincts.

White (29,970 population): 11 out of 11 precincts reporting – Clyde 2,446 (50.46%) – Gurtler 2,401 (49.54%) – 4,847 total votes – Clyde took 6 precincts, Gurtler took 5 precincts, with extremely tight races in all precincts, decided by 1 vote in one precinct, and less than 10 votes in several others.


(Note: All results are unofficial until certified by the State Election Office. Provisional ballots and some absentee ballots may not have been counted yet in some counties.)

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