1952 United States presidential election in Michigan

The 1952 United States presidential election in Michigan took place on November 4, 1952, as part of the 1952 United States presidential election. Voters chose twenty representatives, or electors, to the Electoral College, who voted for president and vice president.[4]

1952 United States presidential election in Michigan

← 1948 November 4, 1952[1] 1956 →

All 20 Michigan votes to the Electoral College
Turnout66.7% Increase [2]
  General of the Army Dwight D. Eisenhower 1947.jpg AdlaiEStevenson1900-1965.jpg
Nominee Dwight D. Eisenhower Adlai Stevenson
Party Republican Democratic
Home state New York[3] Illinois
Running mate Richard Nixon John Sparkman
Electoral vote 20 0
Popular vote 1,551,529 1,230,657
Percentage 55.44% 43.97%

Michigan Presidential Election Results 1952.svg
Results by county

President before election

Harry S. Truman
Democratic

Elected President

Dwight D. Eisenhower
Republican

Michigan was won by Columbia University President Dwight D. Eisenhower (RepublicanNew York), running with Senator Richard Nixon, with 55.44% of the popular vote, against Illinois Governor Adlai Stevenson (Democratic), running with Alabama Senator John Sparkman, with 43.97% of the popular vote.

ResultsEdit

1952 United States presidential election in Michigan[4]
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Dwight D. Eisenhower 1,551,529 55.44%
Democratic Adlai Stevenson 1,230,657 43.97%
Prohibition Stuart Hamblen 10,331 0.37%
Progressive Vincent Hallinan 3,922 0.14%
Socialist Labor Eric Hass 1,495 0.05%
Socialist Workers Farrell Dobbs 655 0.02%
Write-in 3 0.00%
Total votes 2,798,592 100%

Results by countyEdit

County Dwight David Eisenhower
Republican
Adlai Stevenson II
Democratic
Carl Stuart Hamblen
Prohibition
Vincent William Hallinan
Progressive
Various candidates
Other parties
Margin Total votes cast[5]
# % # % # % # % # % # %
Alcona 1,441 65.06% 766 34.58% 8 0.36% 0 0.00% 0 0.00% 675 30.47% 2,215
Alger 2,066 49.68% 2,058 49.48% 15 0.36% 18 0.43% 2 0.05% 8 0.19% 4,159
Allegan 15,663 73.40% 5,437 25.48% 214 1.00% 13 0.06% 11 0.05% 10,226 47.92% 21,338
Alpena 6,248 66.32% 3,134 33.27% 32 0.34% 2 0.02% 5 0.05% 3,114 33.05% 9,421
Antrim 3,533 76.50% 1,046 22.65% 38 0.82% 1 0.02% 0 0.00% 2,487 53.85% 4,618
Arenac 2,753 67.74% 1,290 31.74% 10 0.25% 10 0.25% 1 0.02% 1,463 36.00% 4,064
Baraga 2,103 57.29% 1,540 41.95% 4 0.11% 23 0.63% 1 0.03% 563 15.34% 3,671
Barry 8,933 72.70% 3,230 26.29% 116 0.94% 5 0.04% 3 0.02% 5,703 46.41% 12,287
Bay 20,087 58.40% 14,113 41.03% 173 0.50% 11 0.03% 12 0.03% 5,974 17.37% 34,396
Benzie 2,752 73.04% 980 26.01% 30 0.80% 4 0.11% 2 0.05% 1,772 47.03% 3,768
Berrien 32,932 62.94% 19,088 36.48% 212 0.41% 66 0.13% 22 0.04% 13,844 26.46% 52,320
Branch 9,215 71.52% 3,564 27.66% 94 0.73% 5 0.04% 6 0.05% 5,651 43.86% 12,884
Calhoun 31,941 62.09% 19,171 37.26% 286 0.56% 26 0.05% 23 0.04% 12,770 24.82% 51,447
Cass 8,479 64.86% 4,500 34.42% 71 0.54% 13 0.10% 9 0.07% 3,979 30.44% 13,072
Charlevoix 3,895 68.07% 1,778 31.07% 42 0.73% 4 0.07% 3 0.05% 2,117 37.00% 5,722
Cheboygan 4,385 69.50% 1,900 30.12% 13 0.21% 5 0.08% 6 0.10% 2,485 39.39% 6,309
Chippewa 7,075 62.12% 4,257 37.38% 34 0.30% 20 0.18% 3 0.03% 2,818 24.74% 11,389
Clare 3,529 76.22% 1,059 22.87% 32 0.69% 4 0.09% 6 0.13% 2,470 53.35% 4,630
Clinton 10,510 77.47% 2,977 21.94% 75 0.55% 3 0.02% 1 0.01% 7,533 55.53% 13,566
Crawford 1,331 72.53% 490 26.70% 12 0.65% 2 0.11% 0 0.00% 841 45.83% 1,835
Delta 7,488 51.79% 6,921 47.87% 17 0.12% 23 0.16% 9 0.06% 567 3.92% 14,458
Dickinson 6,045 51.18% 5,710 48.34% 33 0.28% 14 0.12% 9 0.08% 335 2.84% 11,811
Eaton 13,723 72.42% 5,170 27.28% 33 0.17% 14 0.07% 9 0.05% 8,553 45.14% 18,949
Emmet 5,113 72.90% 1,871 26.68% 26 0.37% 2 0.03% 2 0.03% 3,242 46.22% 7,014
Genesee 62,220 51.97% 56,753 47.41% 544 0.45% 137 0.11% 58 0.05% 5,467 4.57% 119,712
Gladwin 3,031 75.85% 936 23.42% 23 0.58% 5 0.13% 1 0.03% 2,095 52.43% 3,996
Gogebic 6,195 47.47% 6,803 52.13% 12 0.09% 34 0.26% 7 0.05% -608 -4.66% 13,051
Grand Traverse 9,034 77.14% 2,639 22.53% 28 0.24% 6 0.05% 4 0.03% 6,395 54.61% 11,711
Gratiot 10,034 77.06% 2,887 22.17% 92 0.71% 7 0.05% 1 0.01% 7,147 54.89% 13,021
Hillsdale 10,680 75.51% 3,340 23.62% 118 0.83% 5 0.04% 0 0.00% 7,340 51.90% 14,143
Houghton 10,563 59.57% 7,100 40.04% 28 0.16% 36 0.20% 6 0.03% 3,463 19.53% 17,733
Huron 10,639 81.28% 2,421 18.50% 26 0.20% 2 0.02% 1 0.01% 8,218 62.79% 13,089
Ingham 51,503 67.62% 24,125 31.68% 403 0.53% 75 0.10% 55 0.07% 27,378 35.95% 76,161
Ionia 10,970 69.35% 4,722 29.85% 121 0.76% 4 0.03% 2 0.01% 6,248 39.50% 15,819
Iosco 3,772 74.56% 1,274 25.18% 6 0.12% 3 0.06% 4 0.08% 2,498 49.38% 5,059
Iron 4,564 49.52% 4,597 49.88% 33 0.36% 19 0.21% 3 0.03% -33 -0.36% 9,216
Isabella 8,222 73.54% 2,881 25.77% 71 0.64% 5 0.04% 1 0.01% 5,341 47.77% 11,180
Jackson 32,810 68.20% 15,065 31.32% 192 0.40% 18 0.04% 20 0.04% 17,745 36.89% 48,105
Kalamazoo 38,847 66.76% 18,967 32.60% 310 0.53% 42 0.07% 19 0.03% 19,880 34.17% 58,185
Kalkaska 1,326 72.74% 483 26.49% 10 0.55% 4 0.22% 0 0.00% 843 46.24% 1,823
Kent 79,467 62.02% 47,221 36.85% 1,259 0.98% 126 0.10% 62 0.05% 32,246 25.17% 128,135
Keweenaw 801 51.38% 747 47.92% 2 0.13% 9 0.58% 0 0.00% 54 3.46% 1,559
Lake 1,549 57.46% 1,127 41.80% 9 0.33% 10 0.37% 1 0.04% 422 15.65% 2,696
Lapeer 9,940 72.79% 3,644 26.68% 55 0.40% 7 0.05% 10 0.07% 6,296 46.10% 13,656
Leelanau 2,926 74.38% 999 25.39% 7 0.18% 1 0.03% 1 0.03% 1,927 48.98% 3,934
Lenawee 20,035 72.72% 7,397 26.85% 107 0.39% 5 0.02% 5 0.02% 12,638 45.87% 27,549
Livingston 9,790 75.57% 3,086 23.82% 67 0.52% 8 0.06% 4 0.03% 6,704 51.75% 12,955
Luce 1,603 74.25% 553 25.61% 2 0.09% 1 0.05% 0 0.00% 1,050 48.63% 2,159
Mackinac 3,058 70.23% 1,285 29.51% 10 0.23% 1 0.02% 0 0.00% 1,773 40.72% 4,354
Macomb 37,474 50.39% 36,544 49.14% 191 0.26% 67 0.09% 88 0.12% 930 1.25% 74,364
Manistee 5,235 62.50% 3,114 37.18% 18 0.21% 6 0.07% 3 0.04% 2,121 25.32% 8,376
Marquette 11,618 53.65% 9,949 45.94% 41 0.19% 40 0.18% 7 0.03% 1,669 7.71% 21,655
Mason 6,179 64.65% 3,298 34.51% 43 0.45% 30 0.31% 8 0.08% 2,881 30.14% 9,558
Mecosta 5,436 76.54% 1,587 22.35% 77 1.08% 2 0.03% 0 0.00% 3,849 54.20% 7,102
Menominee 6,147 55.54% 4,884 44.13% 27 0.24% 3 0.03% 7 0.06% 1,263 11.41% 11,068
Midland 10,508 72.12% 3,945 27.08% 101 0.69% 8 0.05% 8 0.05% 6,563 45.04% 14,570
Missaukee 2,525 80.01% 600 19.01% 31 0.98% 0 0.00% 0 0.00% 1,925 60.99% 3,156
Monroe 17,159 57.06% 12,758 42.42% 113 0.38% 22 0.07% 22 0.07% 4,401 14.63% 30,074
Montcalm 9,946 71.42% 3,844 27.60% 117 0.84% 11 0.08% 8 0.06% 6,102 43.82% 13,926
Montmorency 1,449 71.91% 544 27.00% 17 0.84% 4 0.20% 1 0.05% 905 44.91% 2,015
Muskegon 25,967 51.47% 23,826 47.23% 481 0.95% 63 0.12% 109 0.22% 2,141 4.24% 50,446
Newaygo 6,715 71.81% 2,541 27.17% 85 0.91% 8 0.09% 2 0.02% 4,174 44.64% 9,351
Oakland 115,503 60.73% 73,871 38.84% 522 0.27% 155 0.08% 128 0.07% 41,632 21.89% 190,179
Oceana 4,704 71.04% 1,799 27.17% 106 1.60% 10 0.15% 3 0.05% 2,905 43.87% 6,622
Ogemaw 2,983 73.91% 1,030 25.52% 16 0.40% 5 0.12% 2 0.05% 1,953 48.39% 4,036
Ontonagon 2,961 57.39% 2,134 41.36% 7 0.14% 52 1.01% 5 0.10% 827 16.03% 5,159
Osceola 4,607 78.86% 1,160 19.86% 73 1.25% 1 0.02% 1 0.02% 3,447 59.00% 5,842
Oscoda 1,047 80.72% 246 18.97% 3 0.23% 1 0.08% 0 0.00% 801 61.76% 1,297
Otsego 1,941 68.88% 865 30.70% 7 0.25% 3 0.11% 2 0.07% 1,076 38.18% 2,818
Ottawa 22,328 72.83% 7,835 25.56% 454 1.48% 21 0.07% 19 0.06% 14,493 47.27% 30,657
Presque Isle 2,982 61.84% 1,825 37.85% 15 0.31% 0 0.00% 0 0.00% 1,157 23.99% 4,822
Roscommon 2,547 78.64% 676 20.87% 11 0.34% 1 0.03% 4 0.12% 1,871 57.76% 3,239
Saginaw 38,604 64.23% 20,983 34.91% 435 0.72% 34 0.06% 44 0.07% 17,621 29.32% 60,100
Sanilac 11,181 82.47% 2,298 16.95% 66 0.49% 6 0.04% 6 0.04% 8,883 65.52% 13,557
Schoolcraft 2,352 58.05% 1,692 41.76% 8 0.20% 0 0.00% 0 0.00% 660 16.29% 4,052
Shiawassee 13,562 68.41% 6,056 30.55% 184 0.93% 13 0.07% 9 0.05% 7,506 37.86% 19,824
St. Clair 27,894 69.29% 12,268 30.47% 57 0.14% 29 0.07% 8 0.02% 15,626 38.82% 40,256
St. Joseph 12,191 72.19% 4,509 26.70% 175 1.04% 5 0.03% 7 0.04% 7,682 45.49% 16,887
Tuscola 11,788 77.97% 3,251 21.50% 69 0.46% 7 0.05% 4 0.03% 8,537 56.47% 15,119
Van Buren 13,231 70.91% 5,309 28.45% 70 0.38% 36 0.19% 13 0.07% 7,922 42.46% 18,659
Washtenaw 35,826 66.64% 17,671 32.87% 140 0.26% 88 0.16% 34 0.06% 18,155 33.77% 53,759
Wayne 456,371 42.12% 622,236 57.43% 1,242 0.11% 2,347 0.22% 1,185 0.11% -165,865 -15.31% 1,083,381
Wexford 5,569 68.98% 2,407 29.82% 91 1.13% 6 0.07% 0 0.00% 3,162 39.17% 8,073
Totals 1,551,349 55.44% 1,230,657 43.98% 10,248 0.37% 3,942 0.14% 2,147 0.08% 320,692 11.46% 2,798,343

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "United States Presidential election of 1952 - Encyclopædia Britannica". Retrieved July 25, 2017.
  2. ^ http://www.michigan.gov/sos/0,4670,7-127-1633_8722-29616--,00.html
  3. ^ "U.S. presidential election, 1952". Facts on File. Archived from the original on October 29, 2013. Retrieved October 24, 2013. Eisenhower, born in Texas, considered a resident of New York, and headquartered at the time in Paris, finally decided to run for the Republican nomination
  4. ^ a b "1952 Presidential Election Results Michigan".
  5. ^ Our Campaigns; MI US President 1952