1940 United States presidential election in North Carolina
All 13 North Carolina votes to the Electoral College
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The 1940 United States presidential election in North Carolina took place on November 5, 1940, as part of the 1940 United States presidential election. North Carolina voters chose thirteen representatives, or electors, to the Electoral College, who voted for president and vice president.
North Carolina was won by incumbent President Franklin D. Roosevelt (D–New York), running with Secretary Henry A. Wallace, with 74.03% of the popular vote, against Wendell Willkie (R–Indiana), running with Minority Leader Charles L. McNary, with 25.97% of the popular vote. As of the 2016 presidential election[update], this is the last election in which Davie County and Randolph County voted for a Democratic presidential candidate.
|Democratic||Franklin D. Roosevelt (inc.)||609,015||74.03%|
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