1908 Presidential General Election Results - New Jersey
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Vice Presidential
Popular VoteElectoral Vote
William TaftJames ShermanRepublican 265,326 56.79%12
William BryanJohn KernDemocrat 182,567 39.08%0
Eugene DebsBenjamin HanfordSocialist 10,253 2.19%0
Eugene ChafinAaron WatkinsProhibition 4,934 1.06%0
Thomas HisgenJohn GravesIndependent 2,922 0.63%0
August GillhausDonald MunroSocialist Labor 1,196 0.26%0
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Demographic Data

1910 Population:2,537,167Enum.1910 Population Density:132.1persons/km2
1900 Population:1,883,669Enum.1900 Population Density:98.1persons/km2
Total Electoral Vote:12
Land Area (2000):19,211km2Annual Pop Growth Rate:3.0%

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Data Sources:
  • Source for Popular Vote data: New Jersey, "Vote for President, 1908 - Highest Electors' Vote," Manual of the Legislature of New Jersey 1909 (Trenton, 1909)
  • Source for Population data: U.S. Census Bureau.
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