1980 Presidential General Election Results - Virginia
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Vice Presidential
Popular VoteElectoral Vote
Ronald ReaganGeorge BushRepublican 989,609 53.03%12
James CarterWalter MondaleDemocrat 752,174 40.31%0
John AndersonPatrick LuceyIndependent 95,418 5.11%0
Barry CommonerLaDonna HarrisIndependent 14,024 0.75%0
Edward ClarkDavid KochLibertarian 12,821 0.69%0
Clifton DeBerryMatilde ZimmermannIndependent 1,986 0.11%0
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Demographic Data

1980 Population:5,346,797Enum.1980 Population Density:52.1persons/km2
1970 Population:4,651,448Enum.1970 Population Density:45.4persons/km2
Total Electoral Vote:12Electoral Vote Density:445,566persons/EV
Land Area (2000):102,548km2Annual Pop Growth Rate:1.4%

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Data Sources:
  • Source for Popular Vote data: Virginia State Board of Elections, comp., Commonwealth of Virginia Official Election Results 1980 General Election November 4, 1980 President and Vice President ... (Richmond, 0)
  • Source for Population data: U.S. Census Bureau.
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