Note: The Google advertisement links below may advocate political positions that this site does not endorse.
|Popular Vote||Electoral Vote|
|John S. McCain, III||Sarah Palin||Republican
|Barack H. Obama||Joseph R. Biden, Jr.||Democratic
|Bob Barr||Wayne A. Root||Libertarian
|Other (+)|| - || -
| > 50%
| > 60%
| > 70%
| > 80%
| > 90%
- Official Results do not count any write-in votes for candidates that did not register for qualified write-in status. Officially registered write-in votes as follows: Thaddaus Hill/Gordon Bailey: 216. The write-ins votes listed here were collected from each county official report (incomplete data).
|2010 Population:||25,145,561||Enum.||2010 Population Density:||37.1||persons/km2|
|2008 Population:||24,309,039||Est.||2008 Population Density:||35.9||persons/km2|
|2000 Population:||20,851,820||Enum.||2000 Population Density:||30.8||persons/km2|
|Total Electoral Vote:||34||Electoral Vote Density:||714,972||persons/EV|
|Land Area (2000):||678,051||km2||Annual Pop Growth Rate:||1.9||%|
|Election Data and Statistics:|
- Source for Popular Vote data: Texas Secretary of State. Elections Division. 2008 General Election 11/4/2008 President/Vice-President, Texas Secretary of State. Elections Division (http://www.sos.state.tx.us/elections/index.shtml) (accessed 20 Nov 2008)
- Source for Population data: U.S. Census Bureau.
|Results for and Individual County:|
|The 2008 Campaign: