1964 United States presidential election in Missouri

The 1964 United States presidential election in Missouri took place on November 3, 1964, as part of the 1964 United States presidential election. Missouri voters chose twelve[2] representatives, or electors, to the Electoral College, who voted for president and vice president.

United States presidential election in Missouri, 1964

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Nominee Lyndon B. Johnson Barry Goldwater
Party Democratic Republican
Home state Texas Arizona
Running mate Hubert Humphrey William E. Miller
Electoral vote 12 0
Popular vote 1,164,344 653,535
Percentage 64.1% 36.0%

President before election

Lyndon B. Johnson
Democratic

Elected President

Lyndon B. Johnson
Democratic

Missouri was won by incumbent President Lyndon B. Johnson (DTexas), with 64.05% of the popular vote, against Senator Barry Goldwater (RArizona), with 35.95% of the popular vote.[3][4] As of the 2016 presidential election, this is the last time that Perry County, Holt County, Lawrence County, Jasper County, Polk County, Greene County, Cooper County, Newton County, Cape Girardeau County, Barry County, St. Charles County, and Barton County voted for a Democratic Presidential candidate.[5]

ResultsEdit

Presidential Candidate Running Mate Party Electoral Vote (EV) Popular Vote (PV)
Lyndon B. Johnson Hubert H. Humphrey Democrat 12[6] 1,164,344 64.05%
Barry Goldwater William Miller Republican 0 653,535 35.95%

Results by countyEdit

County Lyndon Baines Johnson
Democratic
Barry Morris Goldwater
Republican
Margin Total votes cast[7]
# % # % # %
Adair 4,235 54.24% 3,573 45.76% 662 8.48% 7,808
Andrew 3,211 55.31% 2,594 44.69% 617 10.63% 5,805
Atchison 2,870 63.45% 1,653 36.55% 1,217 26.91% 4,523
Audrain 7,387 69.02% 3,316 30.98% 4,071 38.04% 10,703
Barry 5,307 52.73% 4,757 47.27% 550 5.47% 10,064
Barton 3,173 57.64% 2,332 42.36% 841 15.28% 5,505
Bates 5,162 59.50% 3,514 40.50% 1,648 18.99% 8,676
Benton 2,030 45.04% 2,477 54.96% -447 -9.92% 4,507
Bollinger 2,792 56.78% 2,125 43.22% 667 13.57% 4,917
Boone 14,758 65.73% 7,695 34.27% 7,063 31.46% 22,453
Buchanan 24,164 67.75% 11,501 32.25% 12,663 35.51% 35,665
Butler 7,710 57.86% 5,616 42.14% 2,094 15.71% 13,326
Caldwell 2,475 53.80% 2,125 46.20% 350 7.61% 4,600
Callaway 5,916 66.48% 2,983 33.52% 2,933 32.96% 8,899
Camden 2,522 49.17% 2,607 50.83% -85 -1.66% 5,129
Cape Girardeau 11,431 56.57% 8,776 43.43% 2,655 13.14% 20,207
Carroll 4,069 57.61% 2,994 42.39% 1,075 15.22% 7,063
Carter 1,232 61.82% 761 38.18% 471 23.63% 1,993
Cass 6,658 64.50% 3,665 35.50% 2,993 28.99% 10,323
Cedar 2,247 47.56% 2,478 52.44% -231 -4.89% 4,725
Chariton 3,862 66.66% 1,932 33.34% 1,930 33.31% 5,794
Christian 2,646 45.02% 3,232 54.98% -586 -9.97% 5,878
Clark 2,223 57.25% 1,660 42.75% 563 14.50% 3,883
Clay 23,993 63.16% 13,997 36.84% 9,996 26.31% 37,990
Clinton 3,598 66.65% 1,800 33.35% 1,798 33.31% 5,398
Cole 8,127 44.67% 10,068 55.33% -1,941 -10.67% 18,195
Cooper 4,201 54.34% 3,530 45.66% 671 8.68% 7,731
Crawford 3,444 56.42% 2,660 43.58% 784 12.84% 6,104
Dade 1,641 45.94% 1,931 54.06% -290 -8.12% 3,572
Dallas 1,983 46.65% 2,268 53.35% -285 -6.70% 4,251
Daviess 2,739 59.38% 1,874 40.62% 865 18.75% 4,613
DeKalb 2,347 58.30% 1,679 41.70% 668 16.59% 4,026
Dent 2,860 61.53% 1,788 38.47% 1,072 23.06% 4,648
Douglas 1,593 41.13% 2,280 58.87% -687 -17.74% 3,873
Dunklin 8,467 70.96% 3,465 29.04% 5,002 41.92% 11,932
Franklin 13,464 61.83% 8,313 38.17% 5,151 23.65% 21,777
Gasconade 2,126 36.67% 3,672 63.33% -1,546 -26.66% 5,798
Gentry 3,198 65.60% 1,677 34.40% 1,521 31.20% 4,875
Greene 30,130 55.67% 23,989 44.33% 6,141 11.35% 54,119
Grundy 3,363 58.24% 2,411 41.76% 952 16.49% 5,774
Harrison 2,787 52.56% 2,516 47.44% 271 5.11% 5,303
Henry 5,761 65.14% 3,083 34.86% 2,678 30.28% 8,844
Hickory 854 42.47% 1,157 57.53% -303 -15.07% 2,011
Holt 1,871 52.02% 1,726 47.98% 145 4.03% 3,597
Howard 3,507 72.37% 1,339 27.63% 2,168 44.74% 4,846
Howell 4,968 51.75% 4,632 48.25% 336 3.50% 9,600
Iron 2,730 72.22% 1,050 27.78% 1,680 44.44% 3,780
Jackson 161,290 67.19% 78,766 32.81% 82,524 34.38% 240,056
Jasper 18,045 53.82% 15,481 46.18% 2,564 7.65% 33,526
Jefferson 18,916 70.57% 7,887 29.43% 11,029 41.15% 26,803
Johnson 6,412 59.59% 4,348 40.41% 2,064 19.18% 10,760
Knox 2,085 61.50% 1,305 38.50% 780 23.01% 3,390
Laclede 4,517 54.00% 3,848 46.00% 669 8.00% 8,365
Lafayette 7,400 57.40% 5,493 42.60% 1,907 14.79% 12,893
Lawrence 6,383 51.35% 6,047 48.65% 336 2.70% 12,430
Lewis 3,281 72.59% 1,239 27.41% 2,042 45.18% 4,520
Lincoln 4,993 68.74% 2,271 31.26% 2,722 37.47% 7,264
Linn 5,735 66.55% 2,883 33.45% 2,852 33.09% 8,618
Livingston 5,320 66.31% 2,703 33.69% 2,617 32.62% 8,023
Macon 5,389 65.51% 2,837 34.49% 2,552 31.02% 8,226
Madison 2,718 60.75% 1,756 39.25% 962 21.50% 4,474
Maries 2,063 63.56% 1,183 36.44% 880 27.11% 3,246
Marion 8,314 69.75% 3,605 30.25% 4,709 39.51% 11,919
McDonald 3,488 53.31% 3,055 46.69% 433 6.62% 6,543
Mercer 1,284 55.25% 1,040 44.75% 244 10.50% 2,324
Miller 2,858 43.03% 3,784 56.97% -926 -13.94% 6,642
Mississippi 4,015 70.69% 1,665 29.31% 2,350 41.37% 5,680
Moniteau 2,624 48.76% 2,758 51.24% -134 -2.49% 5,382
Monroe 4,103 81.55% 928 18.45% 3,175 63.11% 5,031
Montgomery 3,289 55.76% 2,610 44.24% 679 11.51% 5,899
Morgan 2,468 47.37% 2,742 52.63% -274 -5.26% 5,210
New Madrid 7,415 74.16% 2,583 25.84% 4,832 48.33% 9,998
Newton 8,139 55.00% 6,660 45.00% 1,479 9.99% 14,799
Nodaway 6,690 63.84% 3,789 36.16% 2,901 27.68% 10,479
Oregon 2,908 74.56% 992 25.44% 1,916 49.13% 3,900
Osage 2,608 49.02% 2,712 50.98% -104 -1.95% 5,320
Ozark 1,064 40.86% 1,540 59.14% -476 -18.28% 2,604
Pemiscot 5,083 65.66% 2,658 34.34% 2,425 31.33% 7,741
Perry 3,456 54.92% 2,837 45.08% 619 9.84% 6,293
Pettis 8,987 62.43% 5,409 37.57% 3,578 24.85% 14,396
Phelps 5,776 60.60% 3,755 39.40% 2,021 21.20% 9,531
Pike 5,273 73.06% 1,944 26.94% 3,329 46.13% 7,217
Platte 6,143 66.76% 3,059 33.24% 3,084 33.51% 9,202
Polk 3,353 50.49% 3,288 49.51% 65 0.98% 6,641
Pulaski 3,383 64.57% 1,856 35.43% 1,527 29.15% 5,239
Putnam 1,484 48.96% 1,547 51.04% -63 -2.08% 3,031
Ralls 2,847 79.46% 736 20.54% 2,111 58.92% 3,583
Randolph 6,988 73.77% 2,485 26.23% 4,503 47.54% 9,473
Ray 5,189 74.95% 1,734 25.05% 3,455 49.91% 6,923
Reynolds 1,835 77.59% 530 22.41% 1,305 55.18% 2,365
Ripley 2,688 61.48% 1,684 38.52% 1,004 22.96% 4,372
Saint Charles 14,530 61.70% 9,020 38.30% 5,510 23.40% 23,550
Saint Clair 2,593 56.94% 1,961 43.06% 632 13.88% 4,554
Saint Francois 10,567 65.00% 5,690 35.00% 4,877 30.00% 16,257
Saint Louis County 213,658 61.29% 134,962 38.71% 78,696 22.57% 348,620
Saint Louis City 207,958 77.72% 59,604 22.28% 148,354 55.45% 267,562
Sainte Genevieve 3,768 74.11% 1,316 25.89% 2,452 48.23% 5,084
Saline 7,308 66.78% 3,635 33.22% 3,673 33.56% 10,943
Schuyler 1,449 57.48% 1,072 42.52% 377 14.95% 2,521
Scotland 2,187 64.29% 1,215 35.71% 972 28.57% 3,402
Scott 7,512 70.05% 3,212 29.95% 4,300 40.10% 10,724
Shannon 2,312 71.89% 904 28.11% 1,408 43.78% 3,216
Shelby 3,156 72.25% 1,212 27.75% 1,944 44.51% 4,368
Stoddard 5,944 66.35% 3,014 33.65% 2,930 32.71% 8,958
Stone 1,835 43.57% 2,377 56.43% -542 -12.87% 4,212
Sullivan 2,695 56.77% 2,052 43.23% 643 13.55% 4,747
Taney 2,544 48.14% 2,741 51.86% -197 -3.73% 5,285
Texas 4,934 62.97% 2,902 37.03% 2,032 25.93% 7,836
Vernon 5,958 65.94% 3,077 34.06% 2,881 31.89% 9,035
Warren 1,903 45.03% 2,323 54.97% -420 -9.94% 4,226
Washington 3,908 63.09% 2,286 36.91% 1,622 26.19% 6,194
Wayne 3,005 59.81% 2,019 40.19% 986 19.63% 5,024
Webster 3,824 53.37% 3,341 46.63% 483 6.74% 7,165
Worth 1,373 62.30% 831 37.70% 542 24.59% 2,204
Wright 3,292 48.71% 3,466 51.29% -174 -2.57% 6,758
Totals 1,164,344 64.05% 653,535 35.95% 510,809 28.10% 1,817,879

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "United States Presidential election of 1964 - Encyclopædia Britannica". Retrieved May 30, 2017.
  2. ^ "1964 Election for the Forty-Fifth Term (1965-69)". Retrieved May 30, 2017.
  3. ^ "1964 Presidential General Election Results - Missouri". Retrieved May 30, 2017.
  4. ^ "The American Presidency Project - Election of 1964". Retrieved May 30, 2017.
  5. ^ Sullivan, Robert David; ‘How the Red and Blue Map Evolved Over the Past Century’; America Magazine in The National Catholic Review; June 29, 2016
  6. ^ 1964 Presidential General Election Results – Missouri
  7. ^ Scammon, Richard M. (compiler); America at the Polls: A Handbook of Presidential Election Statistics 1920-1964; pp. 266-267 ISBN 0405077114