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United States presidential election in Georgia, 1952

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

United States presidential election in Georgia, 1952
Georgia (U.S. state)
← 1948 November 4, 1952[1] 1956 →

All 12 Georgia votes to the Electoral College
  AdlaiEStevenson1900-1965.jpg President Eisenhower Portrait 1959.tif
Nominee Adlai Stevenson Dwight D. Eisenhower
Party Democratic Republican
Home state Illinois New York[2]
Running mate John Sparkman Richard Nixon
Electoral vote 12 0
Popular vote 456,823 198,979
Percentage 69.7% 30.3%

President before election

Harry S. Truman
Democratic

Elected President

Dwight D. Eisenhower
Republican

Georgia was won by Adlai Stevenson (DIllinois), running with Alabama Senator John Sparkman, with 69.66 percent of the popular vote, against Columbia University President Dwight D. Eisenhower (RNew York), running with Senator Richard Nixon, with 30.34 percent of the popular vote.[4][5]

Contents

ResultsEdit

United States presidential election in Georgia, 1952
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Adlai Stevenson 456,823 69.66%
Republican Dwight D. Eisenhower 198,979 30.34%
Write-in 1 0.00%
Total votes 655,803 100%

Results by countyEdit

Adlai Stevenson II
Democratic
Dwight David Eisenhower
Republican
Margin Total votes cast[6]
County # % # % # % #
Appling 2,179 75.35% 713 24.65% 1,466 50.69% 2,892
Atkinson 1,560 88.94% 194 11.06% 1,366 77.88% 1,754
Bacon 1,512 73.58% 543 26.42% 969 47.15% 2,055
Baker 1,005 86.64% 155 13.36% 850 73.28% 1,160
Baldwin 2,318 69.38% 1,023 30.62% 1,295 38.76% 3,341
Banks 1,255 86.02% 204 13.98% 1,051 72.04% 1,459
Barrow 2,367 90.93% 236 9.07% 2,131 81.87% 2,603
Bartow 3,973 77.06% 1,183 22.94% 2,790 54.11% 5,156
Ben Hill 2,048 74.61% 697 25.39% 1,351 49.22% 2,745
Berrien 2,187 85.73% 364 14.27% 1,823 71.46% 2,551
Bibb 14,687 70.58% 6,121 29.42% 8,566 41.17% 20,808
Bleckley 1,517 89.03% 187 10.97% 1,330 78.05% 1,704
Brantley 1,082 79.68% 276 20.32% 806 59.35% 1,358
Brooks 1,866 69.99% 800 30.01% 1,066 39.98% 2,666
Bryan 971 74.58% 331 25.42% 640 49.16% 1,302
Bulloch 3,619 79.92% 909 20.08% 2,710 59.85% 4,528
Burke 1,160 55.45% 932 44.55% 228 10.90% 2,092
Butts 1,910 91.00% 189 9.00% 1,721 81.99% 2,099
Calhoun 810 84.64% 147 15.36% 663 69.28% 957
Camden 1,285 67.49% 619 32.51% 666 34.98% 1,904
Candler 1,448 77.43% 422 22.57% 1,026 54.87% 1,870
Carroll 5,207 81.35% 1,194 18.65% 4,013 62.69% 6,401
Catoosa 2,227 61.90% 1,371 38.10% 856 23.79% 3,598
Charlton 815 73.89% 288 26.11% 527 47.78% 1,103
Chatham 14,370 48.06% 15,532 51.94% -1,162 -3.89% 29,902
Chattahoochee 116 61.38% 73 38.62% 43 22.75% 189
Chattooga 3,616 82.43% 771 17.57% 2,845 64.85% 4,387
Cherokee 2,452 60.25% 1,618 39.75% 834 20.49% 4,070
Clarke 4,904 75.54% 1,588 24.46% 3,316 51.08% 6,492
Clay 481 73.21% 176 26.79% 305 46.42% 657
Clayton 4,058 76.74% 1,230 23.26% 2,828 53.48% 5,288
Clinch 1,168 76.94% 350 23.06% 818 53.89% 1,518
Cobb 10,182 70.98% 4,163 29.02% 6,019 41.96% 14,345
Coffee 3,292 75.33% 1,078 24.67% 2,214 50.66% 4,370
Colquitt 4,517 76.20% 1,411 23.80% 3,106 52.40% 5,928
Columbia 849 61.57% 530 38.43% 319 23.13% 1,379
Cook 2,347 85.59% 395 14.41% 1,952 71.19% 2,742
Coweta 3,837 85.48% 652 14.52% 3,185 70.95% 4,489
Crawford 948 86.73% 145 13.27% 803 73.47% 1,093
Crisp 2,116 69.04% 949 30.96% 1,167 38.08% 3,065
Dade 1,296 65.39% 686 34.61% 610 30.78% 1,982
Dawson 770 62.10% 470 37.90% 300 24.19% 1,240
Decatur 2,581 72.05% 1,001 27.95% 1,580 44.11% 3,582
De Kalb 20,865 57.24% 15,588 42.76% 5,277 14.48% 36,453
Dodge 3,445 88.36% 454 11.64% 2,991 76.71% 3,899
Dooly 1,764 89.95% 197 10.05% 1,567 79.91% 1,961
Dougherty 4,435 63.63% 2,535 36.37% 1,900 27.26% 6,970
Douglas 2,102 76.52% 645 23.48% 1,457 53.04% 2,747
Early 1,803 85.45% 307 14.55% 1,496 70.90% 2,110
Echols 532 84.98% 94 15.02% 438 69.97% 626
Effingham 800 49.11% 829 50.89% -29 -1.78% 1,629
Elbert 3,279 85.59% 552 14.41% 2,727 71.18% 3,831
Emanuel 2,642 79.99% 661 20.01% 1,981 59.98% 3,303
Evans 1,224 73.87% 433 26.13% 791 47.74% 1,657
Fannin 1,913 39.71% 2,904 60.29% -991 -20.57% 4,817
Fayette 1,214 86.16% 195 13.84% 1,019 72.32% 1,409
Floyd 8,477 65.16% 4,532 34.84% 3,945 30.33% 13,009
Forsyth 1,391 72.18% 536 27.82% 855 44.37% 1,927
Franklin 2,902 88.61% 373 11.39% 2,529 77.22% 3,275
Fulton 52,459 59.85% 35,197 40.15% 17,262 19.69% 87,656
Gilmer 1,359 50.65% 1,324 49.35% 35 1.30% 2,683
Glascock 381 62.05% 233 37.95% 148 24.10% 614
Glynn 3,348 56.53% 2,575 43.47% 773 13.05% 5,923
Gordon 2,203 71.46% 880 28.54% 1,323 42.91% 3,083
Grady 2,782 81.23% 643 18.77% 2,139 62.45% 3,425
Greene 2,323 85.40% 397 14.60% 1,926 70.81% 2,720
Gwinnett 6,026 85.58% 1,015 14.42% 5,011 71.17% 7,041
Habersham 2,647 74.19% 921 25.81% 1,726 48.37% 3,568
Hall 6,121 76.84% 1,845 23.16% 4,276 53.68% 7,966
Hancock 1,245 82.34% 267 17.66% 978 64.68% 1,512
Haralson 2,283 64.36% 1,264 35.64% 1,019 28.73% 3,547
Harris 1,374 71.64% 544 28.36% 830 43.27% 1,918
Hart 3,244 94.08% 204 5.92% 3,040 88.17% 3,448
Heard 1,189 86.60% 184 13.40% 1,005 73.20% 1,373
Henry 2,589 82.40% 553 17.60% 2,036 64.80% 3,142
Houston 2,789 84.52% 511 15.48% 2,278 69.03% 3,300
Irwin 1,475 74.08% 516 25.92% 959 48.17% 1,991
Jackson 3,341 89.09% 409 10.91% 2,932 78.19% 3,750
Jasper 1,105 82.90% 228 17.10% 877 65.79% 1,333
Jeff Davis 1,323 78.28% 367 21.72% 956 56.57% 1,690
Jefferson 1,476 66.49% 744 33.51% 732 32.97% 2,220
Jenkins 1,166 76.01% 368 23.99% 798 52.02% 1,534
Johnson 1,808 84.01% 344 15.99% 1,464 68.03% 2,152
Jones 1,427 83.70% 278 16.30% 1,149 67.39% 1,705
Lamar 1,552 78.34% 429 21.66% 1,123 56.69% 1,981
Lanier 845 83.25% 170 16.75% 675 66.50% 1,015
Laurens 5,001 82.70% 1,046 17.30% 3,955 65.40% 6,047
Lee 390 65.55% 205 34.45% 185 31.09% 595
Liberty 1,448 73.69% 517 26.31% 931 47.38% 1,965
Lincoln 644 66.32% 327 33.68% 317 32.65% 971
Long 691 62.20% 420 37.80% 271 24.39% 1,111
Lowndes 3,245 60.95% 2,079 39.05% 1,166 21.90% 5,324
Lumpkin 997 72.93% 370 27.07% 627 45.87% 1,367
McDuffie 1,172 55.68% 933 44.32% 239 11.35% 2,105
McIntosh 724 59.01% 503 40.99% 221 18.01% 1,227
Macon 1,472 82.19% 319 17.81% 1,153 64.38% 1,791
Madison 1,899 89.41% 225 10.59% 1,674 78.81% 2,124
Marion 651 78.15% 182 21.85% 469 56.30% 833
Meriwether 3,551 86.99% 531 13.01% 3,020 73.98% 4,082
Miller 1,617 87.88% 223 12.12% 1,394 75.76% 1,840
Mitchell 3,054 83.56% 601 16.44% 2,453 67.11% 3,655
Monroe 2,406 82.77% 501 17.23% 1,905 65.53% 2,907
Montgomery 1,758 85.84% 290 14.16% 1,468 71.68% 2,048
Morgan 1,649 86.97% 247 13.03% 1,402 73.95% 1,896
Murray 1,840 70.88% 756 29.12% 1,084 41.76% 2,596
Muscogee 11,220 58.95% 7,814 41.05% 3,406 17.89% 19,034
Newton 3,529 89.12% 431 10.88% 3,098 78.23% 3,960
Oconee 1,182 77.81% 337 22.19% 845 55.63% 1,519
Oglethorpe 1,461 87.54% 208 12.46% 1,253 75.07% 1,669
Paulding 2,152 73.20% 788 26.80% 1,364 46.39% 2,940
Peach 1,523 80.24% 374 19.70% 1,149 60.54% 1,898[a]
Pickens 1,312 49.70% 1,328 50.30% -16 -0.61% 2,640
Pierce 1,903 76.27% 592 23.73% 1,311 52.55% 2,495
Pike 1,248 81.36% 286 18.64% 962 62.71% 1,534
Polk 4,447 77.39% 1,299 22.61% 3,148 54.79% 5,746
Pulaski 1,572 90.50% 165 9.50% 1,407 81.00% 1,737
Putnam 1,251 83.34% 250 16.66% 1,001 66.69% 1,501
Quitman 332 78.12% 93 21.88% 239 56.24% 425
Rabun 1,320 74.62% 449 25.38% 871 49.24% 1,769
Randolph 1,419 73.68% 507 26.32% 912 47.35% 1,926
Richmond 8,584 47.87% 9,347 52.13% -763 -4.26% 17,931
Rockdale 1,665 83.84% 321 16.16% 1,344 67.67% 1,986
Schley 436 74.66% 148 25.34% 288 49.32% 584
Screven 1,584 69.60% 692 30.40% 892 39.19% 2,276
Seminole 1,126 86.48% 176 13.52% 950 72.96% 1,302
Spalding 5,296 80.92% 1,249 19.08% 4,047 61.83% 6,545
Stephens 3,539 84.26% 661 15.74% 2,878 68.52% 4,200
Stewart 816 72.40% 311 27.60% 505 44.81% 1,127
Sumter 2,455 69.68% 1,068 30.32% 1,387 39.37% 3,523
Talbot 678 79.48% 175 20.52% 503 58.97% 853
Taliaferro 873 89.45% 103 10.55% 770 78.89% 976
Tattnall 2,433 68.59% 1,114 31.41% 1,319 37.19% 3,547
Taylor 1,679 85.84% 277 14.16% 1,402 71.68% 1,956
Telfair 2,695 91.73% 243 8.27% 2,452 83.46% 2,938
Terrell 1,375 78.84% 369 21.16% 1,006 57.68% 1,744
Thomas 3,971 63.60% 2,273 36.40% 1,698 27.19% 6,244
Tift 2,954 69.15% 1,318 30.85% 1,636 38.30% 4,272
Toombs 2,641 78.51% 723 21.49% 1,918 57.02% 3,364
Towns 1,111 53.06% 983 46.94% 128 6.11% 2,094
Treutlen 1,416 93.34% 101 6.66% 1,315 86.68% 1,517
Troup 7,130 79.07% 1,887 20.93% 5,243 58.15% 9,017
Turner 1,357 77.15% 402 22.85% 955 54.29% 1,759
Twiggs 1,080 84.97% 191 15.03% 889 69.94% 1,271
Union 1,360 50.56% 1,330 49.44% 30 1.12% 2,690
Upson 3,837 85.55% 648 14.45% 3,189 71.10% 4,485
Walker 4,366 60.37% 2,866 39.63% 1,500 20.74% 7,232
Walton 3,672 91.89% 324 8.11% 3,348 83.78% 3,996
Ware 5,627 69.94% 2,418 30.06% 3,209 39.89% 8,045
Warren 693 64.95% 374 35.05% 319 29.90% 1,067
Washington 2,381 74.97% 795 25.03% 1,586 49.94% 3,176
Wayne 1,929 69.87% 832 30.13% 1,097 39.73% 2,761
Webster 335 70.82% 138 29.18% 197 41.65% 473
Wheeler 1,280 83.06% 261 16.94% 1,019 66.13% 1,541
White 1,139 80.15% 282 19.85% 857 60.31% 1,421
Whitfield 4,661 62.51% 2,795 37.49% 1,866 25.03% 7,456
Wilcox 1,878 86.19% 301 13.81% 1,577 72.37% 2,179
Wilkes 1,500 83.99% 286 16.01% 1,214 67.97% 1,786
Wilkinson 1,629 81.17% 378 18.83% 1,251 62.33% 2,007
Worth 1,986 81.73% 444 18.27% 1,542 63.46% 2,430
Totals 456,823 69.66% 198,961 30.34% 257,862 39.32% !655,784

NotesEdit

  1. ^ One write-in vote was cast in this county for an unlisted candidate.

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. ^ "1952 Election for the Forty-Second Term (1953-57)". Retrieved July 25, 2017. 
  4. ^ "1952 Presidential General Election Results - Georgia". Retrieved July 25, 2017. 
  5. ^ "The American Presidency Project - Election of 1952". Retrieved July 25, 2017. 
  6. ^ Scammon, Richard M. (compiler); America at the Polls: A Handbook of Presidential Election Statistics 1920-1964; pp. 108-110 ISBN 0405077114