1940 Presidential General Election Results - Montana
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Vice Presidential
Popular VoteElectoral Vote
Franklin RooseveltHenry WallaceDemocrat 145,698 58.78%4
Wendell WillkieCharles McNaryRepublican 99,579 40.17%0
Norman ThomasMaynard KruegerSocialist 1,443 0.58%0
Roger BabsonEdgar MoormanProhibition 664 0.27%0
Earl BrowderJames FordCommunist 489 0.20%0
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Demographic Data

1940 Population:559,456Enum.1940 Population Density:1.5persons/km2
1930 Population:537,606Enum.1930 Population Density:1.4persons/km2
Total Electoral Vote:4Electoral Vote Density:139,864persons/EV
Land Area (2000):376,979km2Annual Pop Growth Rate:0.4%

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Data Sources:
  • Source for Popular Vote data: Montana Secretary of State, Official Montana General Election Returns November 5, 1940 (Helena, 0)
  • Source for Population data: U.S. Census Bureau.
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