2005 Charlotte mayoral election

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2005 Charlotte mayoral election
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Nominee Pat McCrory Craig Madans
Party Republican Democratic
Popular vote 41,868 32,021
Percentage 53.83% 41.17%

Mayor before election

Pat McCrory
Republican

Elected Mayor

Pat McCrory
Republican

The Charlotte mayoral election of 2005 was held on 8 November 2005 to elect a Mayor of Charlotte, North Carolina. It was won by Republican incumbent Pat McCrory, who defeated Democratic candidate Craig Madans in the general election.

Primaries[edit]

Republican primary[edit]

2005 Charlotte mayoral election – Republican primary[1]
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Republican Pat McCrory 7,337 73.75
Republican Martin Davis 2,549 25.62
Republican Others 63 0.63
Turnout 9,949 4.76

Democratic primary[edit]

Craig Madans won the Democratic nomination unopposed.

General election[edit]

2005 Charlotte mayoral election[2]
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Republican Pat McCrory (incumbent) 41,868 53.83
Democratic Craig Madans 32,021 41.17
Other Others 3,888 5.00
Turnout 77,777 19.67

Footnotes[edit]

  1. ^ "Mayor (Democrat)". Mecklenburg County Board of Electors. Archived from the original on 3 November 2010. Retrieved 15 February 2010.
  2. ^ "Mayor of Charlotte". Mecklenburg County Board of Electors. Archived from the original on 25 November 2010. Retrieved 15 February 2010.