1948 Presidential General Election Results - North Carolina
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Vice Presidential
Popular VoteElectoral Vote
Harry TrumanAlben BarkleyDemocrat 459,070 58.02%14
Thomas DeweyEarl WarrenRepublican 258,572 32.68%0
J. Strom ThurmondFielding WrightState's Rights 69,652 8.80%0
Henry WallaceGlen TaylorProgressive 3,915 0.49%0
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Demographic Data

1950 Population:4,061,929Enum.1950 Population Density:32.2persons/km2
1940 Population:3,571,623Enum.1940 Population Density:28.3persons/km2
Total Electoral Vote:14
Land Area (2000):126,161km2Annual Pop Growth Rate:1.3%

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Data Sources:
  • Source for Popular Vote data: North Carolina Secretary of State, "Vote for President by Counties 1948-1968," North Carolina Manual 1969 (Raleigh, 0)
  • Source for Population data: U.S. Census Bureau.
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