1954 Gubernatorial General Election Results - Massachusetts
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Data for this Contest was Contributed by Dallasfan65 on 2011-09-27

Popular Vote
Christian A. HerterRepublican 985,339 51.76%
Robert F. MurphyDemocratic 910,087 47.80%
Lawrence GilfedderSocialist Labor 5,766 0.30%
Guy S. WilliamsProhibition 2,579 0.14%
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Demographic Data

1960 Population:5,148,578Enum.1960 Population Density:253.5persons/km2
1950 Population:4,690,514Enum.1950 Population Density:231.0persons/km2
Land Area (2000):20,306km2Annual Pop Growth Rate:0.9%

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Data Sources:
  • Source for Popular Vote data: Massachusetts Secretary of State. Election statistics, the Commonwealth of Massachusetts (1953), Massachusetts Secretary of State (www.archive.org/details/electionstatisti19531955mass) (accessed 27 Sep 2011)
  • Source for Population data: U.S. Census Bureau.
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