In the past year, the number of registered Republicans in Utah County has dropped by more than 500, the number of registered Democrats has gone up by more than 300, but voters with no party affiliation have ballooned by more than 5,000.

October 2007

Republican — 111,368

Unaffiliated — 108,605

Democrat — 9,746

American Party — 1,703

Independent — 1,521

November 2006

Republican — 111,912

Unaffiliated — 103,540

Democrat — 9,461

Independent — 2,104

American Party — 1,849


Source: Utah County Elections Office