1948 Presidential General Election Results - New Jersey
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Vice Presidential
Popular VoteElectoral Vote
Thomas DeweyEarl WarrenRepublican 981,124 50.33%16
Harry TrumanAlben BarkleyDemocrat 895,455 45.93%0
Henry WallaceGlen TaylorInd. Prog. 42,683 2.19%0
Claude WatsonDale LearnNat'l Proh. 10,593 0.54%0
Norman ThomasTucker SmithSocialist 10,521 0.54%0
Farrell DobbsGrace CarlsonSoc. Workers 5,825 0.30%0
Edward TeichertStephen EmerySocialist Labor 3,354 0.17%0
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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
Total Electoral Vote:16
Land Area (2000):19,211km2Annual Pop Growth Rate:1.5%

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Data Sources:
  • Source for Popular Vote data: New Jersey Secretary of State, "Votes Cast for President and Vice-President of the United States," State of New Jersey Result of the General Election Held November 2nd, 1948 (Trenton, 1948)
  • Source for Population data: U.S. Census Bureau.
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