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2016 Upcoming/Pending Mayoral Elections
Cities with an upcoming election, an election not yet finalized or where the mayor elect has not taken office are listed below with name of the incumbent, city population, election date, winner, winning percentage and any relevant notes.

Where indicated, the mayor is not directly elected by the voters. Instead, an elected council or board selects the mayor from within its ranks.

You can also view final results from 2016 here.

There are 207 cities in this list as of 12/5/2016.

Elections are listed chronologically. To view elections for the year in a particular state please select the state from the dropdown list below.

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Last updated 12/5/2016 3:00:09 PM.

 
Oregon
 Current MayorPopulation    General
Election Date
Winner (%)Notes

PortlandCharlie Hales583,776   5/17/2016Ted WheelerMayor Hales did not seek re-election.
SalemAnna M. Peterson154,637   5/17/2016Chuck Bennett (62.9)Mayor Peterson did not seek re-election. Mayor Elect takes office 1/1/2017.
 
Alabama
 Current MayorPopulation    General
Election Date
Winner (%)Notes

MadisonTroy Trulock42,938   8/23/2016Paul Finley (62)
Vestavia HillsAlberto 'Butch' Zaragoza, Jr.34,033   8/23/2016Ashley C. Curry
 
Arizona
 Current MayorPopulation    General
Election Date
Winner (%)Notes

Apache JunctionJohn S. Insalaco35,840   8/30/2016Jeff Serdy
Casa GrandeRobert Jackson48,571   8/30/2016Craig McFarlandMayor Jackson could not seek re-election due to term limits.
 
Florida
 Current MayorPopulation    General
Election Date
Winner (%)Notes

Palm CoastJon Netts77,374   8/30/2016Milissa Holland (63)
TitusvilleJames H. Tulley, Jr.43,761   8/30/2016Walt Johnson (55)Runoff: Walt Johnson vs. Robert L. Jordan Jr. 11/8. Mayor Tulley did not seek re-election.
 
Alaska
 Current MayorPopulation    General
Election Date
Winner (%)Notes

FairbanksJohn Eberhart31,535   11/8/2016Jim Matherly (50.1) Mayor Elect takes office 12/1/2016.
 
Arkansas
 Current MayorPopulation    General
Election Date
Winner (%)Notes

ConwayTab Townsell58,908   11/8/2016Bart Castleberry (57.7)Mayor Townsell did not seek re-election.
Pine BluffDebe Hollingsworth49,083   11/8/2016Shirley Washington Mayor Elect takes office 1/1/2017.
 
Arizona
 Current MayorPopulation    General
Election Date
Winner (%)Notes

FlagstaffJerry Nabours65,870   11/8/2016Coral Evans (57)
 
California
 Current MayorPopulation    General
Election Date
Winner (%)Notes

AntiochWade Harper102,372   11/8/2016Sean Wright
BakersfieldHarvey L. Hall347,483   11/8/2016Karen Goh (51.2)
BerkeleyTom Bates112,580   11/8/2016Jesse ArreguinMayor Bates did not seek re-election.
ChinoDennis R. Yates77,983   11/8/2016Eunice Ulloa (67.9)
Elk GroveGary Davis153,015   11/8/2016Steve Ly
EncinitasKristin Gaspar59,518   11/8/2016Catherine Blakespear (67.2)Mayor Gaspar cannot seek re-election.
FremontBill Harrison214,089   11/8/2016Lily Mei (51)
FresnoAshley Swearengin509,924   11/8/2016Lee BrandMayor Swearengin cannot seek re-election due to term limits.
Garden GroveBao Nguyen170,883   11/8/2016Steve Jones
GilroyDon Gage48,821   11/8/2016Roland Velasco (65.4)
IrvineSteven S. Choi, Ph.D.212,375   11/8/2016Donald P. Wagner
MaderaRobert L. Poythress61,416   11/8/2016Andy Medellin
MenifeeScott Mann77,519   11/8/2016Neil R. Winter (51.5)
MilpitasJose 'Joe' Esteves66,790   11/8/2016Rich Tran
PerrisDaryl R. Busch68,386   11/8/2016Michael M. Vargas
PomonaElliott Rothman149,058   11/8/2016Tim Sandoval (61.4)
SacramentoKevin Johnson466,488   11/8/2016Darrell Steinberg (59)Mayor Elect Steinberg won the June primary and avoids a November runoff. Mayor Johnson did not seek re-election. Mayor Elect takes office 12/13/2016.
SanteeRandy Voepel53,413   11/8/2016John W. Minto (54.2)
StocktonAnthony Silva291,707   11/8/2016Michael Tubbs (70.4)
TracyMichael Maciel82,922   11/8/2016Robert Rickman (55.2)
UplandRay Musser73,732   11/8/2016Debra "Debbie" K. Stone (56.9)
VallejoOsby Davis115,942   11/8/2016Bob Sampayan
 
Delaware
 Current MayorPopulation    General
Election Date
Winner (%)Notes

WilmingtonDennis P. Williams70,851   11/8/2016Mike Purzycki (82)
 
Florida
 Current MayorPopulation    General
Election Date
Winner (%)Notes

Dania BeachMarco Salvino, Sr.30,574   11/8/2016Tamara James
DoralLuigi Boria45,704   11/8/2016Runoff: Mayor Luigi Boria vs. Juan Carlos 'JC' Bermudez 12/13
KissimmeeJim Swan59,682   11/8/2016Jose Alvarez (63)
Lauderdale LakesBarrington A. Russell32,593   11/8/2016Hazelle P. Rogers (66)
MelbourneKathy Meehan76,068   11/8/2016Kathy Meehan (50)
Miami LakesMichael Pizzi30,396   11/8/2016Manny Cid (77)Runoff: Mayor Michael Pizzi vs. Councilman Manny Cid 11/29
Ormond BeachEdward I. Kelley38,137   11/8/2016Bill PartingtonMayor elect Partington ran unopposed.
Port OrangeAllen Green56,048   11/8/2016Don Burnette (58)
St. CloudRebecca Borders39,171   11/8/2016James Nathan Blackwell (56)
 
Hawaii
 Current MayorPopulation    General
Election Date
Winner (%)Notes

HiloWilliam P. Kenoi186,738   11/8/2016Harry Kim Mayor Elect takes office 12/1/2016.
 
Kentucky
 Current MayorPopulation    General
Election Date
Winner (%)Notes

CovingtonSherry Carran40,640   11/8/2016Joseph U. Meyer
OwensboroRon Payne57,265   11/8/2016Tom Watson
 
Louisiana
 Current MayorPopulation    General
Election Date
Winner (%)Notes

Baton RougeMelvin L. 'Kip' Holden229,493   11/8/2016Runoff: Sharon Weston Broome vs. Bodi White 12/10
KennerMichael G. Sigur66,702   11/8/2016Runoff: Ben Zahn vs. Gregory Carroll 12/10 Mayor Elect takes office 7/1/2018.
New IberiaHilda Daigre Curry30,617   11/8/2016Freddie DeCourt (59)
SimmesportEric John Rusk2,239   11/8/2016Leslie Draper III (52)
 
Maryland
 Current MayorPopulation    General
Election Date
Winner (%)Notes

BaltimoreStephanie Rawlings-Blake620,961   11/8/2016Catherine PughMayor Rawlings-Blake did not seek re-election.
HagerstownDavid S. Gysberts39,662   11/8/2016Bob Bruchey
 
Minnesota
 Current MayorPopulation    General
Election Date
Winner (%)Notes

LakevilleMatt Little55,954   11/8/2016Doug Anderson (88.3)
 
Montana
 Current MayorPopulation    General
Election Date
Winner (%)Notes

ButteMatt Vincent34,200   11/8/2016Dave Palmer
 
New Jersey
 Current MayorPopulation    General
Election Date
Winner (%)Notes

East Brunswick TownshipDavid Stahl47,512   11/8/2016Brad J. Cohen
Howell TownshipWilliam Gotto51,075   11/8/2016Dr. Theresa Berger
Perth AmboyWilda Diaz50,814   11/8/2016Joel Pabon
VinelandRuben Bermudez60,724   11/8/2016Anthony Fanucci
Washington TownshipBarbara A. Wallace48,559   11/8/2016Joann Gattinelli
 
Oklahoma
 Current MayorPopulation    General
Election Date
Winner (%)Notes

TulsaDewey F. Bartlett, Jr.391,906   11/8/2016G.T. BynumG.T. Bynum defeated Mayor Bartlett in the June primary. Mayor Elect takes office 12/5/2016.
 
Oregon
 Current MayorPopulation    General
Election Date
Winner (%)Notes

EugeneKitty Piercy156,185   11/8/2016Lucy VinisLucy Vinis won the primary and will run unopposed in November. Mayor Piercy did not seek re-election.
HillsboroJerry Willey91,611   11/8/2016Steve Callaway (57.5)
McMinnvilleRick Olson33,131   11/8/2016Scott Hill (77)
 
Puerto Rico
 Current MayorPopulation    General
Election Date
Winner (%)Notes

AguadaJessie Cortás Ramos41,959   11/8/2016Manuel 'Gabina' Santiago Mendoza (49)
HumacaoMarcelo Trujillo Paniss58,466   11/8/2016Marcelo Trujillo Paniss (57.1)
IsabelaCarlos O. Delgado Altieri45,631   11/8/2016Carlos O. Delgado Altieri (61.8)
Juana DíazRamoncito Hernandez50,747   11/8/2016Ramoncito Hernandez (60)
JuncosAlfredo 'Papo' Alejandro Carrión40,290   11/8/2016Alfredo 'Papo' Alejandro Carrion (59)
LaresRoberto Pagán Centeno30,753   11/8/2016Roberto Pagan Centeno (52.2)
Las PiedrasMiguel A. Lopez Rivera38,675   11/8/2016Miguel A. Lopez Rivera (56.4)
ManatíJuan A. 'Bin' Cruz44,113   11/8/2016Jose Sanchez (78.5)
MayagüezJose Guillermo Rodríguez70,463   11/8/2016Jose Guillermo Rodríguez (60.7)
MocaJose E. Aviles40,109   11/8/2016Jose E. Aviles (53.8)
NaranjitoOrlando Ortiz Chevres30,402   11/8/2016Orlando Ortiz Chevres (59.5 )
PonceDr. María E. Meléndez Altieri132,502   11/8/2016Dr. Maria E. Melendez Altieri (50.1)
Río GrandeEduard Rivera54,304   11/8/2016Ángel Gonzalez Damutd (55.4)
SalinasKarilyn Bonilla Colón31,078   11/8/2016Karilyn Bonilla Colon (61.5)
San GermánIsidro Negrón Irizarry35,527   11/8/2016Isidro Negrón Irizarry (59)
San JuanCarmen Yulin Cruz381,931   11/8/2016Carmen Yulin Cruz (51.7)
San LorenzoJosé Román Abreu41,058   11/8/2016Jose Roman Abreu (56.3)
San SebastiánJavier Jimenez42,430   11/8/2016Javier Jimenez (67.4 )
Toa AltaClemente 'Chito' Agosto Lugardo, Jr.74,066   11/8/2016Clemente 'Chito' Agosto Lugardo, Jr. (51.5)
Toa BajaAnibal Vega89,609   11/8/2016Bernardo Marquez (74.6)
Trujillo AltoJosé Luis Cruz48,437   11/8/2016Jose Luis Cruz (62.5)
UtuadoErnesto Irizarry Salvá33,149   11/8/2016Ernesto Irizarry Salva (52.5)
Vega AltaIsabelo 'Chabelo' Molina39,951   11/8/2016Oscar 'Can' Santiago (50.3)
Vega BajaMarcos Cruz Molina59,662   11/8/2016Marcos Cruz Molina (67.7)
YabucoaRafael 'Rafy' Surillo37,914   11/8/2016Rafael 'Rafy' Surillo (56.6)
YaucoAbel Nazario42,043   11/8/2016Angel 'Luigi' Torres (60.6)
 
Tennessee
 Current MayorPopulation    General
Election Date
Winner (%)Notes

HendersonvilleScott Foster51,372   11/8/2016Jamie Clary
 
Texas
 Current MayorPopulation    General
Election Date
Winner (%)Notes

BryanJason P. Bienski76,201   11/8/2016Andrew Nelson (54)
College StationNancy Berry93,857   11/8/2016Karl Mooney (51)
Corpus ChristiNelda Martinez305,215   11/8/2016Dan McQueen
PflugervilleJeff Coleman46,936   11/8/2016Victor Gonzales (50.6)
San MarcosDaniel Guerrero44,894   11/8/2016Ruben Becerra
SocorroJesus Ruiz32,693   11/8/2016Gloria Macias Rodriguez
Wichita FallsGlenn Barham104,553   11/8/2016Stephen L Santellana
 
Virginia
 Current MayorPopulation    General
Election Date
Winner (%)Notes

LeesburgKristen Umstattd42,616   11/8/2016C. B. "Kelly" Burk
PortsmouthKenneth Irvin Wright95,535   11/8/2016John Rowe
RichmondDwight C. Jones204,214   11/8/2016Levar Stoney
 
West Virginia
 Current MayorPopulation    General
Election Date
Winner (%)Notes

ParkersburgJames E. Colombo31,492   11/8/2016Tom Joyce (64)
 
Wyoming
 Current MayorPopulation    General
Election Date
Winner (%)Notes

CheyenneRichard L. 'Rick' Kaysen59,466   11/8/2016Marian Orr (55.9)Mayor Kaysen did not seek re-election.
 
California
 Current MayorPopulation    General
Election Date
Winner (%)Notes

AlhambraBarbara Messina83,089   Council to Select in December Mayor Elect takes office 12/12/2016.
Apple ValleyBarb Stanton69,135   Council to Select in December
BanningArt Welch30,310   Council to Select in December
Bell GardensJennifer Rodriguez42,072   Council to Select in December
BreaChristine Marick39,282   Council to Select in December
CalexicoJoong S. Kim38,572   Council to Select in December
CamarilloMike Morgan65,201   Council to Select in December
CampbellJason Baker39,349   Council to Select in December
Chino HillsArt Bennett74,799   Council to Select in December
Citrus HeightsJeannie Bruins83,301   Council to Select in December
ConcordLaura M. Hoffmeister122,067   Council to Select in December
CoronaJason Scott152,374   Council to Select in December
Costa MesaStephen Mensinger109,960   Council to Select in December
CupertinoBarry Chang58,302   Council to Select in DecemberSavita Vaidhyanathan
CypressMariellen Yarc47,802   Council to Select in December
Daly CityGonzalo 'Sal' Torres101,123   Council to Select in December
Dana PointJohn Tomlinson33,351   Council to Select in December
DanvilleKaren Stepper42,039   Council to Select in December
DelanoRicardo Chavez53,041   Council to Select in December
Diamond BarNancy A. Lyons55,544   Council to Select in December
DowneyAlex Saab111,772   Council to Select in December
EastvaleIke Bootsma54,635   Council to Select in December
El CentroJason Jackson42,598   Council to Select in December
FolsomSteve Miklos72,203   Council to Select in December
Foster CityHerb Perez32,129   Council to Select in December
Fountain ValleyCheryl Brothers55,313   Council to Select in December
FullertonJennifer Fitzgerald135,161   Council to Select in December
GoletaJim Farr30,289   Council to Select in December
HanfordJustin Mendes53,967   Council to Select in December
HemetBonnie Wright78,657   Council to Select in December
HesperiaBill Holland90,173   Council to Select in December
HighlandLarry McCallon53,104   Council to Select in December
Huntington BeachJim Katapodis189,992   Council to Select in December
IndioGlenn Miller76,036   Council to Select in December
Jurupa ValleyLaura Roughton97,426   Council to Select in December
La HabraJim Gomez60,239   Council to Select in December
Laguna HillsBarbara Kogerman30,344   Council to Select in December
Laguna NiguelLaurie Davies62,979   Council to Select in December
Lake ElsinoreBrian Tisdale55,288   Council to Select in December
Lake ForestAndrew Hamilton77,264   Council to Select in December
LincolnSpencer Short42,819   Council to Select in December
Los AltosJeannie Bruins30,010   Council to Select in DecemberMary Prochnow
Los GatosBarbara Spector30,141   Council to Select in DecemberMarico Sayoc
LynwoodEdwin Hernandez69,772   Council to Select in December
Menlo ParkRichard Cline32,026   Council to Select in December
Mission ViejoFrank Ury93,305   Council to Select in December
MontebelloArt Barajas62,500   Council to Select in December
MurrietaRandon K. Lane103,466   Council to Select in December
Newport BeachDiane Dixon85,186   Council to Select in December
NovatoPat Eklund51,904   Council to Select in December
OakleyKevin Romick37,278   Council to Select in December
PacificaSue Digre37,234   Council to Select in December
Palm DesertRobert A. Spiegel48,445   Council to Select in December
Pico RiveraDavid W. Armenta62,942   Council to Select in December
PlacentiaJeremy B. Yamaguchi50,533   Council to Select in December
Pleasant HillSue Noack33,152   Council to Select in December
PortervilleMilton 'Milt' Stowe54,165   Council to Select in December
Rancho CordovaDavid M. Sander, Ph.D.64,776   Council to Select in DecemberDonald Terry
Rancho Palos VerdesKen Dyda41,643   Council to Select in December
Rancho Santa MargaritaL. Anthony Beall47,853   Council to Select in December
ReddingMissy McArthur89,861   Council to Select in December
RedlandsPaul Foster68,747   Council to Select in December
Redwood CityJohn D. Seybert76,815   Council to Select in December
RocklinGreg Janda56,974   Council to Select in December
Rohnert ParkGina Belforte40,971   Council to Select in December
RosevilleCarol Garcia118,788   Council to Select in December
San ClementeBob Baker63,522   Council to Select in December
San Juan CapistranoPam Patterson, Esq.34,593   Council to Select in December
San MateoJoe Goethals97,207   Council to Select in December
Santa ClaritaBob Kellar176,320   Council to Select in December
Santa CruzCynthia Mathews59,946   Council to Select in December
Santa MonicaTony Vazquez89,736   Council to Select in December
Santa PaulaMartin F. Hernandez30,091   Council to Select in December
Santa RosaJohn Sawyer167,815   Council to Select in December
SaratogaManny Cappello30,677   Council to Select in December
South San FranciscoMark N. Addiego63,632   Council to Select in December
StantonBrian Donahue38,186   Council to Select in December
Thousand OaksJoel R. Price126,683   Council to Select in DecemberClaudia Bill-de la Pena
TulareDavid Macedo59,278   Council to Select in December
TustinJohn Nielsen75,540   Council to Select in December
VictorvilleGloria Garcia115,903   Council to Select in December
VisaliaSteven Nelsen124,442   Council to Select in December
Walnut CreekLoella Haskew64,173   Council to Select in December
WatsonvilleFelipe Hernandez51,199   Council to Select in December
West CovinaJames Toma106,098   Council to Select in December
WoodlandTom Stallard55,468   Council to Select in December
Yorba LindaTom Lindsey64,234   Council to Select in December
YucaipaDenise Hoyt51,367   Council to Select in December
 
Colorado
 Current MayorPopulation    General
Election Date
Winner (%)Notes

Castle RockPaul Donahue48,231   Council to Select in December
 
Florida
 Current MayorPopulation    General
Election Date
Winner (%)Notes

MargateTommy Ruzzano53,284   Council to Select in December
North PortJacqueline Moore58,378   Council to Select in December
Oakland ParkTim Lonergan41,363   Council to Select in December
 
Maine
 Current MayorPopulation    General
Election Date
Winner (%)Notes

BangorSean Faircloth33,039   Council to Select in December
 
Michigan
 Current MayorPopulation    General
Election Date
Winner (%)Notes

Battle CreekDave Walters52,347   Council to Select in December
SaginawDennis Browning51,508   Council to Select in December
 
New Jersey
 Current MayorPopulation    General
Election Date
Winner (%)Notes

GarfieldTana M. Raymond30,872   Council to Select in December
 
Ohio
 Current MayorPopulation    General
Election Date
Winner (%)Notes

DublinMichael Keenan41,751   Council to Select in December
 
Oklahoma
 Current MayorPopulation    General
Election Date
Winner (%)Notes

BartlesvilleTom Gorman35,750   Council to Select in December
 
Pennsylvania
 Current MayorPopulation    General
Election Date
Winner (%)Notes

AbingtonWayne C. Luker55,310   Council to Select in December
Cheltenham TownshipMorton J. 'Mickey' Simon, Jr.36,793   Council to Select in December
 
Rhode Island
 Current MayorPopulation    General
Election Date
Winner (%)Notes

CoventryGlenford J. Shibley35,014   Council to Select in December
East ProvidenceThomas A. Rose, Jr.47,037   Council to Select in December
South KingstownAbel G. Collins30,639   Council to Select in December
 
Tennessee
 Current MayorPopulation    General
Election Date
Winner (%)Notes

Johnson CityClayton Stout63,152   Council to Select in December



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