(ATLANTIC) Republican Presidential hopeful Rick Santorum swept southwest Iowa in the 2012 Caucuses Tuesday night. However, he fell second to Mitt Romney statewide by 8 votes. Mitt Romney had 30,015 total votes, Rick Santorum 30,007 votes, Ron Paul 26,219 votes, Newt Gingrich 16,251 votes, Rick Perry 12,604 votes, and Michelle Bachman 6,073 votes.
In the top three spots in Adair County, Rick Santorum received 66 votes, Rick Perry 47 votes and Newt Gingrich 44 votes.
Adams County; Ron Paul received 74 votes, Rick Santorum 47 votes and Romney 32 votes.
Audubon County; Rick Santorum received 54 votes, Mitt Romney 48 votes and Ron Paul 41 votes.
Cass County; Rick Santorum received 170 votes, Newt Gingrich 147 votes and Mitt Romney 141 votes.
Guthrie County; Rick Santorum received 140 votes, Ron Paul 112 votes and Mitt Romney 108 votes
Harrison County; Rick Santorum received 205 votes, Romney 123 votes and Ron Paul 110 votes.
Mills County; Rick Santorum received 163 votes, Mitt Romney 132 votes and Ron Paul 84 votes.
Montgomery County; Rick Santorum received 106 votes, Mitt Romney 95 votes and Rick Perry 56 votes.
Page County; Rick Santorum received 157 votes, Mitt Romney 129 votes and Newt Gingrich 104 votes.
Pottawattamie County; Mitt Romney received 719 votes, Rick Santorum 666 votes and Ron Paul 529 votes.
Shelby County; Rick Santorum received 153 votes, Ron Paul 108 votes and Michelle Bachman 85 votes.