1936 Presidential General Election Results - West Virginia
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Vice Presidential
Popular VoteElectoral Vote
Franklin RooseveltJohn GarnerDemocrat 502,582 60.56%8
Alfred LandonFrank KnoxRepublican 325,358 39.20%0
YOther (+) - - 2,005 0.24%0
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Demographic Data

1940 Population:1,901,974Enum.1940 Population Density:30.5persons/km2
1930 Population:1,729,205Enum.1930 Population Density:27.7persons/km2
Total Electoral Vote:8
Land Area (2000):62,361km2Annual Pop Growth Rate:1.0%

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Data Sources:
  • Source for Popular Vote data: West Virginia Secretary of State, "Vote for President of the United States," General Election Returns, 1936 (Charleston, 1936)
  • Source for Population data: U.S. Census Bureau.
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