1940 Presidential General Election Results - Colorado
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Vice Presidential
Popular VoteElectoral Vote
Wendell WillkieCharles McNaryRepublican 279,576 50.92%6
Franklin RooseveltHenry WallaceDemocrat 265,554 48.37%0
Norman ThomasMaynard KruegerSocialist 1,899 0.35%0
Roger BabsonEdgar MoormanProhibition 1,597 0.29%0
Earl BrowderJames FordCommunist 378 0.07%0
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Demographic Data

1940 Population:1,123,296Enum.1940 Population Density:4.2persons/km2
1930 Population:1,035,791Enum.1930 Population Density:3.9persons/km2
Total Electoral Vote:6Electoral Vote Density:187,216persons/EV
Land Area (2000):268,627km2Annual Pop Growth Rate:0.8%

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Data Sources:
  • Source for Popular Vote data: Colorado Secretary of State, comp., State of Colorado Abstract of Votes Cast at the ... General Election Held on the Fifth Day of November A.D., 1940 ... (Denver, 1940)
  • Source for Population data: U.S. Census Bureau.
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