1968 Presidential General Election Results - New York
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Vice Presidential
Popular VoteElectoral Vote
Hubert HumphreyEdmund MuskieDemocrat 3,378,470 49.76%43
Richard NixonSpiro AgnewRepublican 3,007,932 44.30%0
George WallaceS. Marvin GriffinCourage 358,864 5.29%0
Dick GregoryMark LaneFreedom & Peace 24,517 0.36%0
YOther (+) - - 20,283 0.30%0
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Election Notes:
  • Humphrey vote is the fusion of Democrat and Liberal parties.
Demographic Data

1970 Population:18,241,391Enum.1970 Population Density:149.2persons/km2
1960 Population:16,782,304Enum.1960 Population Density:137.2persons/km2
Total Electoral Vote:43
Land Area (2000):122,283km2Annual Pop Growth Rate:0.8%

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Data Sources:
  • Source for Popular Vote data: New York State Department of State, "Presidential Vote, New York State By Counties, November 5, 1968," Manual for the Use of the Legislature of the State of New York 1969 (Albany, 1969)
  • Source for Population data: U.S. Census Bureau.
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