1960 Presidential General Election Results - New York
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Vice Presidential
Popular VoteElectoral Vote
John KennedyLyndon JohnsonDemocrat 3,830,085 52.53%45
Richard NixonHenry LodgeRepublican 3,446,419 47.27%0
YOther (+) - - 14,575 0.20%0
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Maps1960 New York County Map of General Election Results for President
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Election Notes:
  • Kennedy vote is the fusion of Democrat and Liberal parties.
Demographic Data

1960 Population:16,782,304Enum.1960 Population Density:137.2persons/km2
1950 Population:14,830,192Enum.1950 Population Density:121.3persons/km2
Total Electoral Vote:45Electoral Vote Density:372,940persons/EV
Land Area (2000):122,283km2Annual Pop Growth Rate:1.2%

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Data Sources:
  • Source for Popular Vote data: New York State Department of State, "Presidential Vote, New York State By Counties, November 8, 1960," Manual for the Use of the Legislature of the State of New York 1961-62 (Albany, 1961)
  • Source for Population data: U.S. Census Bureau.
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