1962 Senatorial Special Election Results - Massachusetts
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Data for this Contest was Contributed by Ryne on 2009-08-26

  Senatorial
Candidate
Political
Party
Popular Vote
Edward M. KennedyDemocratic 1,162,611 55.44%
George Cabot LodgeRepublican 877,669 41.85%
H. Stuart HughesIndependent 50,013 2.38%
Lawrence GilfedderSocialist Labor 5,330 0.25%
YOther (+) - 1,462 0.07%
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Demographic Data

1970 Population:5,689,170Enum.1970 Population Density:280.2persons/km2
1960 Population:5,148,578Enum.1960 Population Density:253.5persons/km2
Land Area (2000):20,306km2Annual Pop Growth Rate:1.0%

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Data Sources:
  • Source for Popular Vote data: Secretary of the Commonwealth. Election Statistics, Commonwealth of Massachusetts, 1961-1963, Secretary of the Commonwealth (http://www.archive.org/details/electionstatisti19611963mass) (accessed 26 Aug 2009)
  • Source for Population data: U.S. Census Bureau.
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