1948 Presidential General Election Results - Iowa
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Vice Presidential
Popular VoteElectoral Vote
Harry TrumanAlben BarkleyDemocrat 522,380 50.31%10
Thomas DeweyEarl WarrenRepublican 494,018 47.58%0
Henry WallaceGlen TaylorProgressive 12,125 1.17%0
Edward TeichertStephen EmerySocialist Labor 4,274 0.41%0
Claude WatsonDale LearnProhibition 3,382 0.33%0
YOther (+) - - 2,093 0.20%0
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Demographic Data

1950 Population:2,621,073Enum.1950 Population Density:18.1persons/km2
1940 Population:2,538,268Enum.1940 Population Density:17.5persons/km2
Total Electoral Vote:10
Land Area (2000):144,701km2Annual Pop Growth Rate:0.3%

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Data Sources:
  • Source for Popular Vote data: Iowa Secretary of State, Official Canvass of Votes Cast at the General Election November 2, 1948 for the Office of President and Vice-President of the United States (Des Moines, 0)
  • Source for Population data: U.S. Census Bureau.
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