1976 Presidential General Election Results - West Virginia
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Vice Presidential
Popular VoteElectoral Vote
James CarterWalter MondaleDemocrat 435,914 58.07%6
Gerald FordRobert DoleRepublican 314,760 41.93%0
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Demographic Data

1980 Population:1,950,186Enum.1980 Population Density:31.3persons/km2
1976 Population:1,877,440Est.1976 Population Density:30.1persons/km2
1970 Population:1,744,237Enum.1970 Population Density:28.0persons/km2
Total Electoral Vote:6Electoral Vote Density:312,907persons/EV
Land Area (2000):62,361km2Annual Pop Growth Rate:1.1%

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Data Sources:
  • Source for Popular Vote data: West Virginia Secretary of State, "President and Vice President," General Election Returns, 1976 (Charleston, 1976)
  • Source for Population data: U.S. Census Bureau.
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