1936 Presidential General Election Results - Massachusetts
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Vice Presidential
Popular VoteElectoral Vote
Franklin RooseveltJohn GarnerDemocrat 942,716 51.22%17
Alfred LandonFrank KnoxRepublican 768,613 41.76%0
William LemkeThomas O'BrianUnion 118,639 6.45%0
Norman ThomasGeorge NelsonSocialist 5,111 0.28%0
YOther (+) - - 5,278 0.29%0
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Demographic Data

1940 Population:4,316,721Enum.1940 Population Density:212.6persons/km2
1930 Population:4,249,614Enum.1930 Population Density:209.3persons/km2
Total Electoral Vote:17
Land Area (2000):20,306km2Annual Pop Growth Rate:0.2%

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Data Sources:
  • Source for Popular Vote data: Massachusetts Secretary of State, "Presidential Electors of President and Vice President," Public Document #43 1936 (Boston, 1937)
  • Source for Population data: U.S. Census Bureau.
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