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Vice Presidential
Popular VoteElectoral Vote
John KerryJohn EdwardsDemocratic 2,891,550 54.82%21
George W. BushRichard CheneyRepublican 2,345,946 44.48%0
Michael BadnarikRichard CampagnaLibertarian 32,442 0.62%0
YOther (+) - - 4,384 0.08%0
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  2004 Illinois County Map of General Election Results for President  
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Demographic Data

2010 Population:12,830,632Enum.2010 Population Density:89.1persons/km2
2004 Population:12,589,773Est.2004 Population Density:87.5persons/km2
2000 Population:12,419,293Enum.2000 Population Density:86.3persons/km2
Total Electoral Vote:21Electoral Vote Density:599,513persons/EV
Land Area (2000):143,961km2Annual Pop Growth Rate:0.3%

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  • Source for Popular Vote data: Illinois State Board of Elections, "President and Vice President of the United States," State of Illinois Official Vote Cast at the General Election November 2, 2004 (Springfield, 2005)
  • Source for Population data: U.S. Census Bureau.
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Adams County Alexander County Bond County Boone County Brown County Bureau County Calhoun County Carroll County Cass County Champaign County Christian County Clark County Clay County Clinton County Coles County Cook County Crawford County Cumberland County DeKalb County De Witt County Douglas County DuPage County Edgar County Edwards County Effingham County Fayette County Ford County Franklin County Fulton County Gallatin County Greene County Grundy County Hamilton County Hancock County Hardin County Henderson County Henry County Iroquois County Jackson County Jasper County Jefferson County Jersey County Jo Daviess County Johnson County Kane County Kankakee County Kendall County Knox County Lake County LaSalle County Lawrence County Lee County Livingston County Logan County McDonough County McHenry County McLean County Macon County Macoupin County Madison County Marion County Marshall County Mason County Massac County Menard County Mercer County Monroe County Montgomery County Morgan County Moultrie County Ogle County Peoria County Perry County Piatt County Pike County Pope County Pulaski County Putnam County Randolph County Richland County Rock Island County St. Clair County Saline County Sangamon County Schuyler County Scott County Shelby County Stark County Stephenson County Tazewell County Union County Vermilion County Wabash County Warren County Washington County Wayne County White County Whiteside County Will County Williamson County Winnebago County Woodford County