1946 Senatorial General Election Results - New Mexico
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Candidate
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Party
Popular Vote
Dennis ChavezDemocratic 68,650 51.51%
Patrick J. HurleyRepublican 64,632 48.49%
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  1946 New Mexico County Map of General Election Results for Senator  
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Election Notes:
  • The source for the canvass is New Mexico Election Returns 1911-1969, compiled by the New Mexico Secretary of State in 1970 and available at the state library in Santa Fe.
Demographic Data

1950 Population:681,187Enum.1950 Population Density:2.2persons/km2
1940 Population:531,818Enum.1940 Population Density:1.7persons/km2
Land Area (2000):314,309km2Annual Pop Growth Rate:2.5%

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Data Sources:
  • Source for Popular Vote data: New Mexico Secretary of State, "U.S. Senator," Canvass of Returns of General Election Held on November 5, 1946 (Santa Fe, 1946)
  • Source for Population data: U.S. Census Bureau.
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