1896 Presidential General Election Results - Ohio
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Vice Presidential
Popular VoteElectoral Vote
William McKinleyGarret HobartRepublican 525,991 51.86%23
William BryanArthur SewallDemocrat 477,497 47.08%0
Joshua LeveringHale JohnsonProhibition 5,068 0.50%0
Charles BentleyJames SouthgateNational Party 2,716 0.27%0
YOther (+) - - 3,023 0.30%0
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Election Notes:
  • Bryan vote is the fusion of Democratic and People's parties
Demographic Data

1900 Population:4,157,545Enum.1900 Population Density:39.2persons/km2
1890 Population:0Enum.1890 Population Density:0.0persons/km2
Total Electoral Vote:23
Land Area (2000):106,056km2Annual Pop Growth Rate:0%

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Data Sources:
  • Source for Popular Vote data: Ohio Secretary of State, "Vote for Presidential Electors at the Election Held November 3, 1896," Annual Report of the Secretary of State to the Governor of the State of Ohio for the Year Ending November 15, 1896 (Norwalk: The Laning Printing Company, 1897)
  • Source for Population data: U.S. Census Bureau.
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