1964 United States presidential election in Maryland Information

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United States presidential election in Maryland, 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 10 0
Popular vote 730,912 385,495
Percentage 65.5% 34.5%

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County Results

President before election

Lyndon B. Johnson
Democratic

Elected President

Lyndon B. Johnson
Democratic

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

Maryland was won by incumbent President Lyndon B. Johnson ( DTexas), with 65.47% of the popular vote, against Senator Barry Goldwater ( RArizona), with 34.53% of the popular vote. [3] [4] As of the 2016 presidential election, this is the last election in which Harford County, Frederick County, Carroll County, Washington County, Wicomico County, Worcester County, Queen Anne's County, Talbot County, and Caroline County voted for the Democratic candidate. Anne Arundel County would not vote Democratic again until 2016.

Results

1964 United States presidential election in Maryland [3]
Party Candidate Running mate Votes Percentage Electoral votes
Democratic Lyndon B. Johnson Hubert Humphrey 730,912 65.47% 10
Democratic Barry Goldwater William E. Miller 385,495 34.53% 0

By county

County Johnson% Johnson# Goldwater% Goldwater# Total
Allegany 62.25% 20,425 37.75% 12,384 32,809
Anne Arundel 58.70% 37,981 41.30% 26,725 64,706
Baltimore 60.07% 117,153 39.93% 77,870 195,023
Calvert 65.39% 3,335 34.61% 1,765 5,100
Caroline 57.91% 3,710 42.09% 2,696 6,406
Carroll 50.35% 8,451 49.65% 8,332 16,783
Cecil 59.57% 7,854 40.43% 5,330 13,184
Charles 65.45% 6,546 34.55% 3,455 10,001
Dorchester 46.14% 4,564 53.86% 5,327 9,891
Frederick 61.10% 14,548 38.90% 9,264 23,812
Garrett 49.24% 3,515 50.76% 3,624 7,139
Harford 57.62% 13,550 42.38% 9,968 23,518
Howard 54.50% 8,185 45.50% 6,833 15,018
Kent 67.19% 4,113 32.81% 2,008 6,121
Montgomery 66.24% 103,113 33.76% 52,554 155,667
Prince George's 63.80% 81,806 36.20% 46,413 128,219
Queen Anne's 67.45% 4,052 32.55% 1,955 6,007
Saint Mary's 66.95% 5,831 33.05% 2,878 8,709
Somerset 58.93% 4,527 41.07% 3,155 7,682
Talbot 55.85% 4,671 44.15% 3,693 8,364
Washington 60.89% 19,858 39.11% 12,756 32,614
Wicomico 53.86% 8,695 46.14% 7,448 16,143
Worcester 55.53% 3,713 44.47% 2,973 6,686
Baltimore City 75.98% 240,716 24.02% 76,089 316,805

References

  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. ^ a b Maryland Manual 1965–1966. The Hall of Records Commission of the State of Maryland. p. 477. Retrieved May 12, 2019.
  4. ^ "The American Presidency Project - Election of 1964". Retrieved May 30, 2017.