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Results
2000 to Present
Complete vote count for city candidates and measures 2000 to Present
1980 to 1998
Complete vote count for city candidates and measures 1980 to 1998
1960 to 1979
Complete vote count for city candidates and measures 1960 to 1979
1940 to 1959
Complete vote count for city candidates and measures 1940 to 1959
1920 to 1939
Complete vote count for city candidates and measures 1920 to 1939
1905 to 1919
Complete vote count for city candidates and measures 1905 to 1919
Number of Candidates on the Ballot (1936 - Present)

Portland City Council races have been known to attract a large number of candidates.  What follows is a survey of the top candidate counts in City races since 1936.
 
19 Candidates - 1984 Special Election for Position 4
 
18 Candidates - 1940 Special Election for Position 2
 
18 Candidates - 1958 Primary Election for Position 2
 
18 Candidates - 1981 Special Election for Position 3
 
17 Candidates - 2000 Primary Election for Mayor
 
16 Candidates - 1974 Primary Election for Position 4
 
16 Candidates - 1996 Special Election for Position 2
 
16 Candidates - 2002 Special Election for Position 4
 
14 Candidates - 1970 Primary Election for Position 2
 
14 Candidates - 1992 Primary Election for Mayor
12 Candidates - 2008 Primary Election for Mayor
 
11 Candidates - 1956 Primary Election for Position 4
 
11 Candidates - 1960 Primary Election for Position 1
 
11 Candidates - 1996 Primary Election for Position 3
 
11 Candidates - 1986 Primary Election for Position 2

List of candidates and election results

 
11 Candidates - 1988 Primary Election for Mayor
 
10 Candidates - 1956 Primary Election for Mayor
 
 

City Elections Division

 

Office of the City Auditor

1221 SW 4th Avenue

Room 320

Portland, OR 97204-1987

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8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
phone:  (503) 823-3546

fax: (503) 823-3530

 

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