1948 Presidential General Election Results - Florida
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Vice Presidential
Popular VoteElectoral Vote
Harry TrumanAlben BarkleyDemocrat 281,988 48.82%8
Thomas DeweyEarl WarrenRepublican 194,280 33.63%0
J. Strom ThurmondFielding WrightState's Rights 89,755 15.54%0
Henry WallaceGlen TaylorProgressive 11,620 2.01%0
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Demographic Data

1950 Population:2,771,305Enum.1950 Population Density:19.8persons/km2
1940 Population:1,897,414Enum.1940 Population Density:13.6persons/km2
Total Electoral Vote:8
Land Area (2000):139,670km2Annual Pop Growth Rate:3.9%

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Data Sources:
  • Source for Popular Vote data: Florida Department of State. Division of Elections, comp., Official Vote - State of Florida General Election - 1948 Tabulated by Counties (Tallahassee, 1948)
  • Source for Population data: U.S. Census Bureau.
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