Council District 6 race too close to call

According to the most recent Inweekly/Political Matrix poll of likely Pensacola City Council District 6 voters, Ann Hill has a slight lead, 28.7 points, over W.A. Butch Hansen, 24.7 points, leaving 46.8 percent of the voters either undecided or not knowing the candidates in the race.

Over the past month, Hansen has picked up 10 points, but the large percentage of uncertain voters means the race is a toss-up with the election 22 days away.


City Council

District 6

Oct. 8

Sept. 10

Ann Hill 28.7% 32.0%
Butch Hansen 24.7% 18.0%
Gap 4.0% 14.0%
Don’t know candidates 31.3% 35.2%
Undecided 15.3% 14.8%
Total uncertain 46.6% 50.0%


The persons sampled were likely city of Pensacola District 6 voters of primary and general election cycles. The voters were called using an Interactive Voice Response (IVR) system during the hours of noon- 8 p.m. Oct. 6-8. The Margin of Error for this study is +/- 5.5% with a confidence level of 95%.