1952 United States presidential election in North Dakota

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All 4 North Dakota votes to the Electoral College
 
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Nominee Dwight D. Eisenhower Adlai Stevenson
Party Republican Democratic
Home state New York[2] Illinois
Running mate Richard Nixon John Sparkman
Electoral vote 4 0
Popular vote 191,712 76,694
Percentage 70.97% 28.39%

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County Results
Eisenhower
  50-60%
  60-70%
  70-80%
  80-90%
  90-100%


President before election

Harry S. Truman
Democratic

Elected President

Dwight D. Eisenhower
Republican

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

North Dakota was won by Columbia University President Dwight D. Eisenhower (RNew York), running with California Senator Richard Nixon, with 70.97 percent of the popular vote, against Adlai Stevenson (DIllinois), running with Alabama Senator John Sparkman, with 28.39 percent of the popular vote. As of 2020, this is the last election in which a presidential candidate carried all of the counties in the state; Rolette County has not voted for a Republican presidential candidate since.[4]

With 70.97 percent of the popular vote, North Dakota was Eisenhower's second strongest state after Vermont.[5]

Results

1952 United States presidential election in North Dakota[3]
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Dwight D. Eisenhower 191,712 70.97%
Democratic Adlai Stevenson 76,694 28.39%
Christian Nationalist Douglas MacArthur 1,075 0.40%
Progressive Vincent Hallinan 344 0.13%
Prohibition Stuart Hamblen 302 0.11%
Total votes 270,127 100%

Results by county

County[6] Dwight David Eisenhower
Republican
Adlai Stevenson II
Democratic
Douglas MacArthur
Christian Nationalist
Vincent William Hallinan
Progressive
Carl Stuart Hamblen
Prohibition
Margin Total votes cast
# % # % # % # % # % # %
Adams 1,561 69.59% 663 29.56% 11 0.49% 5 0.22% 3 0.13% 898 40.04% 2,243
Barnes 5,534 71.84% 2,120 27.52% 22 0.29% 7 0.09% 20 0.26% 3,414 44.32% 7,703
Benson 3,192 69.63% 1,353 29.52% 31 0.68% 2 0.04% 6 0.13% 1,839 40.12% 4,584
Billings 674 82.00% 143 17.40% 5 0.61% 0 0.00% 0 0.00% 531 64.60% 822
Bottineau 3,911 77.69% 1,094 21.73% 23 0.46% 3 0.06% 3 0.06% 2,817 55.96% 5,034
Bowman 1,375 71.21% 540 27.96% 7 0.36% 4 0.21% 5 0.26% 835 43.24% 1,931
Burke 1,986 69.90% 811 28.55% 16 0.56% 20 0.70% 8 0.28% 1,175 41.36% 2,841
Burleigh 9,526 79.55% 2,400 20.04% 25 0.21% 20 0.17% 4 0.03% 7,126 59.51% 11,975
Cass 18,094 66.17% 9,193 33.62% 36 0.13% 15 0.05% 6 0.02% 8,901 32.55% 27,344
Cavalier 3,519 69.66% 1,496 29.61% 27 0.53% 6 0.12% 4 0.08% 2,023 40.04% 5,052
Dickey 2,917 71.23% 1,150 28.08% 12 0.29% 9 0.22% 7 0.17% 1,767 43.15% 4,095
Divide 1,999 70.79% 807 28.58% 11 0.39% 3 0.11% 4 0.14% 1,192 42.21% 2,824
Dunn 2,237 76.50% 664 22.71% 13 0.44% 9 0.31% 1 0.03% 1,573 53.80% 2,924
Eddy 1,534 67.05% 728 31.82% 11 0.48% 15 0.66% 0 0.00% 806 35.23% 2,288
Emmons 3,369 86.16% 522 13.35% 12 0.31% 5 0.13% 2 0.05% 2,847 72.81% 3,910
Foster 1,558 64.17% 862 35.50% 5 0.21% 3 0.12% 0 0.00% 696 28.67% 2,428
Golden Valley 1,186 75.93% 376 24.07% 0 0.00% 0 0.00% 0 0.00% 810 51.86% 1,562
Grand Forks 10,939 65.65% 5,639 33.84% 61 0.37% 12 0.07% 11 0.07% 5,300 31.81% 16,662
Grant 2,465 85.32% 403 13.95% 13 0.45% 3 0.10% 5 0.17% 2,062 71.37% 2,889
Griggs 1,727 66.19% 872 33.42% 6 0.23% 1 0.04% 3 0.11% 855 32.77% 2,609
Hettinger 2,330 87.79% 297 11.19% 12 0.45% 13 0.49% 2 0.08% 2,033 76.60% 2,654
Kidder 2,195 81.93% 468 17.47% 13 0.49% 3 0.11% 0 0.00% 1,727 64.46% 2,679
LaMoure 3,202 73.12% 1,145 26.15% 19 0.43% 9 0.21% 4 0.09% 2,057 46.97% 4,379
Logan 2,165 85.10% 369 14.50% 6 0.24% 3 0.12% 1 0.04% 1,796 70.60% 2,544
McHenry 4,227 76.60% 1,228 22.25% 31 0.56% 29 0.53% 3 0.05% 2,999 54.35% 5,518
McIntosh 3,043 90.89% 276 8.24% 25 0.75% 4 0.12% 0 0.00% 2,767 82.65% 3,348
McKenzie 2,260 71.70% 846 26.84% 23 0.73% 12 0.38% 11 0.35% 1,414 44.86% 3,152
McLean 5,184 68.62% 2,295 30.38% 58 0.77% 14 0.19% 4 0.05% 2,889 38.24% 7,555
Mercer 2,994 84.96% 512 14.53% 16 0.45% 1 0.03% 1 0.03% 2,482 70.43% 3,524
Morton 6,309 74.88% 2,079 24.67% 23 0.27% 1 0.01% 14 0.17% 4,230 50.20% 8,426
Mountrail 2,516 62.93% 1,437 35.94% 28 0.70% 8 0.20% 9 0.23% 1,079 26.99% 3,998
Nelson 2,443 62.96% 1,418 36.55% 11 0.28% 4 0.10% 4 0.10% 1,025 26.42% 3,880
Oliver 1,132 87.82% 143 11.09% 11 0.85% 2 0.16% 1 0.08% 989 76.73% 1,289
Pembina 4,012 67.50% 1,891 31.81% 34 0.57% 1 0.02% 6 0.10% 2,121 35.68% 5,944
Pierce 2,806 77.77% 773 21.42% 24 0.67% 1 0.03% 4 0.11% 2,033 56.35% 3,608
Ramsey 4,670 71.97% 1,794 27.65% 19 0.29% 1 0.02% 5 0.08% 2,876 44.32% 6,489
Ransom 3,051 70.19% 1,265 29.10% 15 0.35% 4 0.09% 12 0.28% 1,786 41.09% 4,347
Renville 1,571 66.57% 767 32.50% 16 0.68% 5 0.21% 1 0.04% 804 34.07% 2,360
Richland 6,022 69.78% 2,541 29.44% 44 0.51% 14 0.16% 9 0.10% 3,481 40.34% 8,630
Rolette 2,188 65.02% 1,160 34.47% 14 0.42% 1 0.03% 2 0.06% 1,028 30.55% 3,365
Sargent 2,124 65.76% 1,090 33.75% 9 0.28% 4 0.12% 3 0.09% 1,034 32.01% 3,230
Sheridan 2,016 87.31% 267 11.56% 22 0.95% 2 0.09% 2 0.09% 1,749 75.75% 2,309
Sioux 968 73.22% 336 25.42% 11 0.83% 2 0.15% 5 0.38% 632 47.81% 1,322
Slope 682 69.38% 290 29.50% 6 0.61% 1 0.10% 4 0.41% 392 39.88% 983
Stark 5,322 79.58% 1,332 19.92% 18 0.27% 4 0.06% 12 0.18% 3,990 59.66% 6,688
Steele 1,513 62.16% 911 37.43% 7 0.29% 2 0.08% 1 0.04% 602 24.73% 2,434
Stutsman 6,713 67.70% 3,156 31.83% 26 0.26% 1 0.01% 20 0.20% 3,557 35.87% 9,916
Towner 1,960 69.23% 843 29.78% 20 0.71% 1 0.04% 7 0.25% 1,117 39.46% 2,831
Traill 3,884 72.05% 1,484 27.53% 15 0.28% 6 0.11% 2 0.04% 2,400 44.52% 5,391
Walsh 4,761 57.33% 3,494 42.08% 28 0.34% 7 0.08% 14 0.17% 1,267 15.26% 8,304
Ward 10,130 66.60% 4,966 32.65% 68 0.45% 18 0.12% 29 0.19% 5,164 33.95% 15,211
Wells 3,709 77.89% 1,016 21.34% 28 0.59% 4 0.08% 5 0.10% 2,693 56.55% 4,762
Williams 4,307 58.46% 2,999 40.71% 28 0.38% 27 0.37% 6 0.08% 1,308 17.75% 7,367
Totals 191,712 70.97% 76,694 28.39% 1,075 0.40% 344 0.13% 302 0.11% 115,018 42.58% 270,127

See also

References

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  2. ^ "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
  3. ^ a b "1952 Presidential Election Results North Dakota".
  4. ^ Sullivan, Robert David; ‘How the Red and Blue Map Evolved Over the Past Century’; America Magazine in The National Catholic Review; June 29, 2016
  5. ^ "1952 Presidential Election Statistics". Dave Leip’s Atlas of U.S. Presidential Elections. Retrieved 2018-03-05.
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