The Brown County Auditor Treasurer’s Office reports that Brown County has 15,124 registered voters. In this General election, 11,902 votes were cast; meaning about 79% of registered voters participated. 1,678 ballots were cast as absentee and 1,981 ballots were cast using the mail ballot process. 8,243 voters actually went to the polling precinct to cast their ballot. The state is reporting a 63.82% turnout for the mid-term election, so Brown County exceeds the statewide totals. An average of 80% of the voters in Mail Ballot precincts returned their voted ballot.