1948 Presidential General Election Results - Kansas
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Vice Presidential
Popular VoteElectoral Vote
Thomas DeweyEarl WarrenRepublican 423,039 53.63%8
Harry TrumanAlben BarkleyDemocrat 351,902 44.61%0
Claude WatsonDale LearnProhibition 6,468 0.82%0
Henry WallaceGlen TaylorIndependent 4,603 0.58%0
Norman ThomasTucker SmithSocialist 2,807 0.36%0
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Demographic Data

1950 Population:1,905,299Enum.1950 Population Density:9.0persons/km2
1940 Population:1,801,028Enum.1940 Population Density:8.5persons/km2
Total Electoral Vote:8
Land Area (2000):211,900km2Annual Pop Growth Rate:0.6%

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  • Source for Popular Vote data: Kansas Secretary of State, "General Election, November 2, 1948 For Electors of President and Vice President," Thirty-sixth Biennial Report of the Secretary of State 1947-1948 (Topeka: Ferd Voiland, Jr. State Printer, 1948)
  • Source for Population data: U.S. Census Bureau.
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