1992 Orlando mayoral election
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← 1988 September 1, 1992 1996 →
Turnout38.85%[1] Increase 4.09 pp[2]
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Nominee Glenda Hood Dale C. Smith Jim Newslow
Party Nonpartisan Nonpartisan Nonpartisan
Popular vote 15,509 2,620 2,546
Percentage 75% 13% 12%

Mayor before election

Bill Frederick

Elected Mayor

Glenda Hood

The 1992 Orlando mayoral election was held on September 1, 1992 to elect the mayor of Orlando, Florida. It saw the election of Glenda Hood.

Municipal elections in Orlando and Orange County are non-partisan. Had no candidate received a majority of the votes in the general election, a runoff would have been held between the two candidates that received the greatest number of votes.[3]


Candidate Votes %
Glenda Hood 15,509 75
Dale C. Smith 2,620 13
Jim Newslow 2,546 12
Total votes 20,675


  1. ^ a b "Election Results 1990-1998" (PDF). City of Orlando-Office of the City Clerk. Retrieved 12 October 2019.
  2. ^ "Election Results 1980-1988" (PDF). City of Orlando-Office of the City Clerk. Retrieved 13 October 2019.
  3. ^ "Frequently Asked Questions about the City of Orlando 2012 Election". City of Orlando-Office of the City Clerk. Archived from the original on May 10, 2012. Retrieved May 1, 2012.