Council D6 race a toss up

According to an Inweekly/Political Matrix poll of 158 likely voters in Pensacola City Council District 6, Wilhelm Butch Hansen has a slight lead over Ann Hill.

The survey found that Hansen has 15.8 percent of the vote while Hill is sitting with 11.4 percent. With the election right around the corner,  the number of voters uncertain about their decision in this race is still high with 56.3 percent saying they don’t know the candidates while 16.5 percent say they are still undecided in this race.


Aug 6 June 26 Difference
Wilhelm Butch Hansen 15.8% 6.9% 8.9%
Ann Hill 11.4% 12.0% -0.6%
Undecided 56.3% 66.2%
Don’t know candidates 16.5% 14.8%


The persons sampled were likely voters in Pensacola City Council District 6 per the primary and general election cycles. They were called using an Interactive Voice Response (IVR) system during the hours of 2-8 p.m. August 5-6. The phone numbers called were provided by Escambia Supervisor of Elections Office. The Margin of Error for this study is +/- 6.5 percent with a confidence level of 95 percent.