1948 Presidential General Election Results - Colorado
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Vice Presidential
Popular VoteElectoral Vote
Harry TrumanAlben BarkleyDemocrat 267,288 51.88%6
Thomas DeweyEarl WarrenRepublican 239,714 46.52%0
Henry WallaceGlen TaylorProgressive 6,115 1.19%0
Norman ThomasTucker SmithSocialist 1,678 0.33%0
YOther (+) - - 442 0.09%0
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Demographic Data

1950 Population:1,325,089Enum.1950 Population Density:4.9persons/km2
1940 Population:1,123,296Enum.1940 Population Density:4.2persons/km2
Total Electoral Vote:6
Land Area (2000):268,627km2Annual Pop Growth Rate:1.7%

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  • Source for Popular Vote data: Colorado Secretary of State, comp., State of Colorado Abstract of Votes Cast at the ... General Election Held on the Second Day of November A.D., 1948 ... (Denver, 1948)
  • Source for Population data: U.S. Census Bureau.
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