1997 Gubernatorial General Election Results - New Jersey
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Popular Vote
Christine Todd WhitmanRepublican 1,133,394 46.87%
James E. McGreevyDemocratic 1,107,968 45.82%
Murray SabrinIndependent 114,172 4.72%
Richard J. PezzulloIndependent 34,906 1.44%
Madelyn R. HoffmanIndependent 10,703 0.44%
Michael Perrone, Jr.Independent 6,805 0.28%
YOther (+) - 10,396 0.43%
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Demographic Data

2000 Population:8,414,350Enum.2000 Population Density:438.0persons/km2
1997 Population:8,218,808Est.1997 Population Density:427.8persons/km2
1990 Population:7,747,750Enum.1990 Population Density:403.3persons/km2
Land Area (2000):19,211km2Annual Pop Growth Rate:0.8%

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  • Source for Popular Vote data: New Jersey Department of Law and Public Safety. Division of Elections, Official List Gubernatorial General Election Returns by County For Election Held November 4, 1997 (Trenton, 1997)
  • Source for Population data: U.S. Census Bureau.
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