2021 City Council Ward 5 election results

Official winner: Jeremiah Ellison

November 2, 2021

Municipal Election

This was a ranked-choice voting (RCV) race. Voters were asked to rank up to three candidates. After three rounds of tabulation, Jeremiah Ellison was elected.

Council Member Ward 5
CandidateFirst-choice votesFinal round votesFinal round percentage
Jeremiah Ellison 1,752 2,117 38.6%
Kristel Porter 1,355 2,024 36.9%
Victor Martinez 1,352 Eliminated round 3 -
Suleiman Isse 540 Eliminated round 2 -
Cathy Spann 245 Eliminated round 2 -
Elijah Norris-Holliday 195 Eliminated round 2 -
James "Jim" Seymour 39 Eliminated round 2 -
Undeclared Write-ins 7 Eliminated round 2 -

 

Ballots cast summary
Total votes cast 5,485 Total votes counted in the first round. Does not include undervotes, overvotes, defective, or spoiled ballots.
Tabulation threshold 2,743 The number of votes sufficient for a candidate to be elected. Half of votes cast for office + 1, disregarding fractions.
Undervotes 131 Ballots where the voter did not rank any candidates for the office.

Ranked-choice voting diagram

This diagram shows how votes were redistributed as candidates were defeated. Hover and pause over the bars on the diagram for vote totals.

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Vote totals by round

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