1960 Presidential General Election Results - Virginia
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Vice Presidential
Popular VoteElectoral Vote
Richard NixonHenry LodgeRepublican 404,521 52.44%12
John KennedyLyndon JohnsonDemocrat 362,327 46.97%0
C. Benton CoinerEdward SilvermanConservative 4,204 0.54%0
Eric HassGeorgia CozziniSocialist Labor 397 0.05%0
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Demographic Data

1960 Population:3,966,949Enum.1960 Population Density:38.7persons/km2
1950 Population:3,318,680Enum.1950 Population Density:32.4persons/km2
Total Electoral Vote:12Electoral Vote Density:330,579persons/EV
Land Area (2000):102,548km2Annual Pop Growth Rate:1.8%

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  • Source for Popular Vote data: Virginia State Board of Elections, comp., "Official Statement of the Whole Number of Votes Cast in the Commonwealth of Virginia for Electors of President and Vice-President, at the Election Held on November 8, 1960," Statement of the Vote for President and Vice-President United States Senator ... General Election Tuesday, November 8, 1960 (Richmond: Commonwealth of Virginia Division of Purchase and Printing, 1960)
  • Source for Population data: U.S. Census Bureau.
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