1896 Presidential General Election Results - Minnesota
Note: The Google advertisement links below may advocate political positions that this site does not endorse.
Vice Presidential
Popular VoteElectoral Vote
William McKinleyGarret HobartRepublican 193,503 56.62%9
William BryanArthur SewallDem.-Peo. 139,735 40.89%0
Joshua LeveringHale JohnsonProhibition 4,348 1.27%0
John PalmerSimon BucknerNat'l Democrat 3,222 0.94%0
Charles MatchettMatthew MaguireSocialist 954 0.28%0
Seal Map Key
 > 40%
 > 50%
 > 60%
 > 70%
 > 80%
Voter Turnout Graph
Vote Pie ChartState Seal
Demographic Data

1900 Population:1,751,394Enum.1900 Population Density:8.5persons/km2
1890 Population:0Enum.1890 Population Density:0.0persons/km2
Total Electoral Vote:9
Land Area (2000):206,189km2Annual Pop Growth Rate:0%

Election Data and Statistics:
Data Sources:
  • Source for Popular Vote data: Minnesota Secretary of State, "Official Canvass by the State Board of Canvassers for Presidential Electors, Election Held November 3, 1896," The Legislative Manual of the State of Minnesota 1897 (St. Paul, 1897)
  • Source for Population data: U.S. Census Bureau.