1968 Presidential General Election Results - New Jersey
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Vice Presidential
Popular VoteElectoral Vote
Richard NixonSpiro AgnewRepublican 1,325,467 46.10%17
Hubert HumphreyEdmund MuskieDemocrat 1,264,206 43.97%0
George WallaceS. Marvin GriffinG. Wallace Pty 262,187 9.12%0
Fred HalsteadPaul BoutelleSoc. Workers 8,667 0.30%0
Dick GregoryDavid FrostPeace Free. Alt. 8,084 0.28%0
Henning BlomenGeorge TaylorSocialist Labor 6,784 0.24%0
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Demographic Data

1970 Population:7,171,112Enum.1970 Population Density:373.3persons/km2
1960 Population:6,066,782Enum.1960 Population Density:315.8persons/km2
Total Electoral Vote:17
Land Area (2000):19,211km2Annual Pop Growth Rate:1.7%

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  • Source for Popular Vote data: New Jersey Secretary of State, "Votes Cast for President and Vice-President of the United States," State of New Jersey Result of the General Election Held November 5th, 1968 (Trenton, 1968)
  • Source for Population data: U.S. Census Bureau.
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