1956 Gubernatorial General Election Results - Oregon
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  Gubernatorial
Candidate
Political
Party
Popular Vote
Robert D. HolmesDemocratic 369,439 50.52%
Elmo SmithRepublican 361,840 49.48%
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Maps1956 Oregon County Map of General Election Results for Governor
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Demographic Data

1960 Population:1,768,687Enum.1960 Population Density:7.1persons/km2
1950 Population:1,521,341Enum.1950 Population Density:6.1persons/km2
Land Area (2000):248,631km2Annual Pop Growth Rate:1.5%

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Data Sources:
  • Source for Popular Vote data: Oregon Historical Society, Oregon Votes: 1858-1972 (Salem: Oregon Historical Society, 1973)
  • Source for Population data: U.S. Census Bureau.
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