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1952 United States presidential election in Oklahoma

The 1952 United States presidential election in Oklahoma took place on November 4, 1952, as part of the 1952 United States presidential election. Oklahoma voters chose eight representatives, or electors, to the Electoral College, who voted for president and vice president.[3]

United States presidential election in Oklahoma, 1952

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All 8 Oklahoma votes to the Electoral College
  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[2] Illinois
Running mate Richard Nixon John Sparkman
Electoral vote 8 0
Popular vote 518,045 430,939
Percentage 54.59% 45.41%

President before election

Harry S. Truman
Democratic

Elected President

Dwight D. Eisenhower
Republican

"The electors are Jesse Berry, Chandler; J. Kelsey McClure, Oklahoma City; George E. Nobles, Checotah; David G. Reed, Carnagie; Blanche Kay Young and Mary F. Lawson, Oklahoma City; Arch Stout, Wewoka and Earl E. Ridle, Andarko." The Daily Ardmoreite Dec 13th 1952

Oklahoma was won by Columbia University President Dwight D. Eisenhower (RNew York), running with Senator Richard Nixon, with 54.59 percent of the popular vote, against Adlai Stevenson (DIllinois), running with Senator John Sparkman, with 45.41 percent of the popular vote.

ResultsEdit

United States presidential election in Oklahoma, 1952[3]
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Dwight D. Eisenhower 518,045 54.59%
Democratic Adlai Stevenson 430,939 45.41%
Total votes 948,984 100%

Results by countyEdit

County Eisenhower# Eisenhower% Stevenson# Stevenson% Total votes cast[4]
Adair 3,037 52.71% 2,725 47.29% 5,762
Alfalfa 4,155 78.80% 1,118 21.20% 5,273
Atoka 2,004 43.02% 2,654 56.98% 4,658
Beaver 2,539 75.61% 819 24.39% 3,358
Beckham 4,504 53.14% 3,972 46.86% 8,476
Blaine 4,851 72.65% 1,826 27.35% 6,677
Bryan 3,340 33.14% 6,739 66.86% 10,079
Caddo 6,834 52.62% 6,153 47.38% 12,987
Canadian 7,289 63.43% 4,203 36.57% 11,492
Carter 5,974 36.76% 10,276 63.24% 16,250
Cherokee 3,326 50.70% 3,234 49.30% 6,560
Choctaw 2,251 34.57% 4,260 65.43% 6,511
Cimarron 1,438 67.10% 705 32.90% 2,143
Cleveland 8,149 56.83% 6,190 43.17% 14,339
Coal 1,106 38.66% 1,755 61.34% 2,861
Comanche 8,756 49.23% 9,029 50.77% 17,785
Cotton 1,897 47.26% 2,117 52.74% 4,014
Craig 3,830 54.99% 3,135 45.01% 6,965
Creek 9,257 51.21% 8,818 48.79% 18,075
Custer 5,667 63.72% 3,226 36.28% 8,893
Delaware 3,399 55.86% 2,686 44.14% 6,085
Dewey 2,583 66.85% 1,281 33.15% 3,864
Ellis 2,583 78.27% 717 21.73% 3,300
Garfield 17,589 71.40% 7,047 28.60% 24,636
Garvin 4,402 39.14% 6,844 60.86% 11,246
Grady 6,348 45.16% 7,710 54.84% 14,058
Grant 3,996 72.43% 1,521 27.57% 5,517
Greer 2,147 48.05% 2,321 51.95% 4,468
Harmon 1,057 35.70% 1,904 64.30% 2,961
Harper 2,057 73.65% 736 26.35% 2,793
Haskell 1,872 41.68% 2,619 58.32% 4,491
Hughes 3,012 39.37% 4,639 60.63% 7,651
Jackson 2,627 34.80% 4,921 65.20% 7,548
Jefferson 1,384 32.52% 2,872 67.48% 4,256
Johnston 1,349 35.09% 2,495 64.91% 3,844
Kay 16,460 66.26% 8,382 33.74% 24,842
Kingfisher 4,873 76.96% 1,459 23.04% 6,332
Kiowa 4,100 54.03% 3,489 45.97% 7,589
Latimer 1,668 42.22% 2,283 57.78% 3,951
Le Flore 4,631 42.18% 6,349 57.82% 10,980
Lincoln 5,778 58.67% 4,071 41.33% 9,849
Logan 6,172 64.18% 3,444 35.82% 9,616
Love 806 29.01% 1,972 70.99% 2,778
Major 3,495 80.53% 845 19.47% 4,340
Marshall 1,204 34.48% 2,288 65.52% 3,492
Mayes 4,704 55.08% 3,837 44.92% 8,541
McClain 2,326 42.08% 3,201 57.92% 5,527
McCurtain 2,748 32.17% 5,793 67.83% 8,541
McIntosh 2,295 43.29% 3,007 56.71% 5,302
Murray 1,885 39.66% 2,868 60.34% 4,753
Muskogee 11,810 47.53% 13,040 52.47% 24,850
Noble 4,422 71.04% 1,803 28.96% 6,225
Nowata 3,226 54.84% 2,657 45.16% 5,883
Okfuskee 2,469 47.08% 2,775 52.92% 5,244
Oklahoma 95,492 57.63% 70,199 42.37% 165,691
Okmulgee 6,717 39.91% 10,115 60.09% 16,832
Osage 7,731 53.52% 6,714 46.48% 14,445
Ottawa 7,211 51.87% 6,692 48.13% 13,903
Pawnee 3,975 63.61% 2,274 36.39% 6,249
Payne 10,605 62.04% 6,490 37.96% 17,095
Pittsburg 5,909 38.23% 9,546 61.77% 15,455
Pontotoc 5,389 42.78% 7,208 57.22% 12,597
Pottawatomie 10,099 51.65% 9,455 48.35% 19,554
Pushmataha 1,640 38.88% 2,578 61.12% 4,218
Roger Mills 1,667 52.99% 1,479 47.01% 3,146
Rogers 4,873 55.99% 3,830 44.01% 8,703
Seminole 6,668 48.52% 7,076 51.48% 13,744
Sequoyah 3,288 44.67% 4,072 55.33% 7,360
Stephens 6,461 44.59% 8,029 55.41% 14,490
Texas 4,196 68.66% 1,915 31.34% 6,111
Tillman 2,657 42.20% 3,639 57.80% 6,296
Tulsa 73,862 61.25% 46,728 38.75% 120,590
Wagoner 3,321 52.82% 2,966 47.18% 6,287
Washington 11,334 64.50% 6,238 35.50% 17,572
Washita 3,914 55.20% 3,177 44.80% 7,091
Woods 4,892 70.99% 1,999 29.01% 6,891
Woodward 4,463 72.53% 1,690 27.47% 6,153
Totals 518,045 54.59% 430,939 45.41% 948,984

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "United States Presidential election of 1952 - Encyclopædia Britannica". Retrieved July 25, 2017.
  2. ^ "U.S. presidential election, 1952". Facts on File. 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
  3. ^ a b "1952 Presidential Election Results Oklahoma".
  4. ^ Scammon, Richard M. (compiler); America at the Polls: A Handbook of Presidential Election Statistics 1920-1964; pp. 365-366 ISBN 0405077114