1960 Gubernatorial Democratic Primary Election Results - Massachusetts
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Data for this Contest was Contributed by Dallasfan65 on 2011-12-09

Popular Vote
Joseph D. WardDemocratic 180,848 30.23%
Endicott PeabodyDemocratic 152,765 25.54%
Francis E. KellyDemocratic 98,107 16.40%
Robert F. MurphyDemocratic 76,577 12.80%
John F. KennedyDemocratic 52,872 8.84%
Gabriel F. PiermonteDemocratic 28,199 4.71%
Alfred MagalettaDemocratic 8,826 1.48%
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Demographic Data

1960 Population:5,148,578Enum.1960 Population Density:253.5persons/km2
1950 Population:4,690,514Enum.1950 Population Density:231.0persons/km2
Land Area (2000):20,306km2Annual Pop Growth Rate:0.9%

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  • Source for Popular Vote data: Massachusetts Secretary of State. Election statistics, the Commonwealth of Massachusetts (1960), Massachusetts Secretary of State (www.archive.org/details/electionstatisti19591960mass) (accessed 09 Dec 2011)
  • Source for Population data: U.S. Census Bureau.
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