1960 Presidential General Election Results - Arkansas
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Vice Presidential
Popular VoteElectoral Vote
John KennedyLyndon JohnsonDemocrat 215,049 50.19%8
Richard NixonHenry LodgeRepublican 184,508 43.06%0
Orval FaubusJohn CrommelinNat'l State's Rights 28,952 6.76%0
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Demographic Data

1960 Population:1,786,272Enum.1960 Population Density:13.2persons/km2
1950 Population:1,909,511Enum.1950 Population Density:14.2persons/km2
Total Electoral Vote:8Electoral Vote Density:223,284persons/EV
Land Area (2000):134,856km2Annual Pop Growth Rate:-0.7%

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Data Sources:
  • Source for Popular Vote data: Arkansas Secretary of State, November 8, 1960 Presidential Electors (Little Rock, 1960)
  • Source for Population data: U.S. Census Bureau.
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