Minnesota Caucus 2012 Results MAP (REAL-TIME DATA)

Here are the results for the 2012 Minnesota Republican caucus.

Going into the North Star State's contest, former Sen. Rick Santorum (R-Pa.) appeared poised for a victory, according to recent polling data. In a poll from Public Policy Polling (PPP) released Monday night, the one-time Pennsylvania lawmaker led the race with 33 percent of the vote, followed by former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney, former Speaker of the House Newt Gingrich, and Rep. Ron Paul (R-Texas).


There are 40 delegates up for grabs in Minnesota, but they won't begin to be awarded until April.

Romney won in Minnesota in 2008, taking 41.4 percent of the vote, The New York Times reports.

The maps below, featuring real-time data provided to HuffPost by the Associated Press, show county-by-county results for the 2012 Minnesota caucus, Missouri primary and Colorado caucus.

To see the returns for a specific county, simply click that area of the map. You'll also be able to see how Romney and Paul fared in each county in 2008.

The map is updated every 10 seconds, so there's no need to refresh for the page for the latest results.

Click here for the latest updates on the 2012 Minnesota Republican caucuses, and click here for more on the latest polls.

Map credits: Jay Boice, Aaron Bycoffe, Daniel Lee, Christian Rocha and Andrei Scheinkman