1949 Gubernatorial General Election Results - New Jersey
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Popular Vote
Alfred E. DriscollRepublican 885,882 51.54%
Elmer H. WeneDemocratic 810,022 47.13%
James ImbrieProgressive 10,840 0.63%
John C. ButterworthSocialist Labor 6,515 0.38%
Edson R. LeachNational Prohibition 5,529 0.32%
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Demographic Data

1950 Population:4,835,329Enum.1950 Population Density:251.7persons/km2
1940 Population:4,160,165Enum.1940 Population Density:216.6persons/km2
Land Area (2000):19,211km2Annual Pop Growth Rate:1.5%

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  • Source for Popular Vote data: New Jersey Department of State. Results of the General Election Held November 8th, 1949 To elect a Governor; Members of the General Assembly; also to approve or reject three Public Questions, New Jersey Department of State (http://www.njelections.org/1920-1970-results/1949-general-election.pdf) (accessed 25 Feb 2013)
  • Source for Population data: U.S. Census Bureau.
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