On a countywide basis, the number of registered voters has grown since the last gubernatorial election, according to the county clerk's office.
On Tuesday, according to the clerk's office, Leavenworth County had 40,755 registered voters. In 2002, the county had 35,507 registered voters, 16,835 of whom voted in the general election.
To compare the number of voters with the county's growth, here's some additional information. In 2002, according to the U.S. Census Bureau, the county's population was estimated at 71,366. The 2006 estimate is 73,113.