1892 Presidential General Election Results - California
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Vice Presidential
Popular VoteElectoral Vote
Grover ClevelandAdlai StevensonDemocrat 118,174 43.83%8
Benjamin HarrisonWhitelaw ReidRepublican 118,027 43.78%1
James WeaverJames FieldPeople's 25,311 9.39%0
John BidwellJames CranfillProhibition 8,096 3.00%0
Write-ins-- 1 0.00%0
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Election Notes:
  • The direct election of Presidential Electors combined with the close race resulted in a split between the Republican and Democratic electors: eight for Cleveland and one for Harrison.
Demographic Data

1900 Population:1,485,053Enum.1900 Population Density:3.7persons/km2
1890 Population:0Enum.1890 Population Density:0.0persons/km2
Total Electoral Vote:9
Land Area (2000):403,933km2Annual Pop Growth Rate:0%

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Data Sources:
  • Source for Popular Vote data: California Secretary of State, comp., "Presidential Electors," Statement of Vote of the State of California at the General Election Held November 8, A.D. 1892 (Sacramento, 1892)
  • Source for Population data: U.S. Census Bureau.
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