1964 United States presidential election in Colorado

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1964 United States presidential election in Colorado

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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 6 0
Popular vote 476,024 296,767
Percentage 61.27% 38.19%

Colorado Presidential Election Results 1964.svg
County Results

President before election

Lyndon B. Johnson
Democratic

Elected President

Lyndon B. Johnson
Democratic

The 1964 United States presidential election in Colorado took place on November 3, 1964, as part of the 1964 United States presidential election. State voters chose six[1] representatives, or electors, to the Electoral College, who voted for president and vice president.

Colorado was won by incumbent President Lyndon B. Johnson (DTexas), with 61.27% of the popular vote, against Senator Barry Goldwater (RArizona), with 38.19% of the popular vote.[2][3]

As of the 2016 presidential election, this is the last election in which Mesa County, El Paso County, Douglas County, Weld County, Sedgwick County, Park County, Crowley County, Rio Grande County, Fremont County, Archuleta County, Morgan County, Montrose County, Montezuma County, Teller County, Delta County, Moffat County, Logan County, Rio Blanco County, Kit Carson County, Custer County, Yuma County, Baca County, Jackson County, Lincoln County, and Kiowa County voted for a Democratic presidential candidate.[4]

Results[edit]

1964 United States presidential election in Colorado
Party Candidate Running mate Popular vote Electoral vote
Count % Count %
Democratic Lyndon B. Johnson of Texas Hubert Humphrey of Minnesota 476,024 61.27% 6 100.00%
Republican Barry Goldwater of Arizona William E. Miller of New York 296,767 38.19% 0 0.00%
Socialist Workers Clifton DeBerry of Illinois Ed Shaw of Michigan 2,537 0.33% 0 0.00%
Prohibition Earle Harold Munn of Michigan Mark R. Shaw of Massachusetts 1,356 0.17% 0 0.00%
Socialist Labor Eric Hass of New York Henning A. Blomen of Massachusetts 302 0.04% 0 0.00%
Total 776,986 100.00% 3 100.00%

Results by county[edit]

County Lyndon Baines Johnson[5]
Democratic
Barry Morris Goldwater[5]
Republican
Clifton DeBerry[5]
Socialist Workers
Earle Harold Munn[5]
Prohibition
Eric Hass[5]
Socialist Labor
Margin
% # % # % # % # % # % #
Costilla 80.81% 1,284 18.82% 299 0.06% 1 0.13% 2 0.19% 3 61.99% 985
Las Animas 77.97% 6,591 21.68% 1,833 0.11% 9 0.14% 12 0.09% 8 56.29% 4,758
Lake 77.42% 2,362 22.32% 681 0.07% 2 0.16% 5 0.03% 1 55.10% 1,681
Huerfano 75.23% 2,734 24.63% 895 0.11% 4 0.03% 1 0.00% 0 50.61% 1,839
Pueblo 71.97% 34,933 27.00% 13,103 0.82% 397 0.18% 86 0.04% 17 44.98% 21,830
Mineral 69.15% 204 30.17% 89 0.34% 1 0.34% 1 0.00% 0 38.98% 115
Adams 68.99% 35,498 30.42% 15,652 0.42% 218 0.12% 64 0.04% 22 38.57% 19,846
San Juan 68.30% 278 31.70% 129 0.00% 0 0.00% 0 0.00% 0 36.61% 149
Eagle 66.79% 1,299 33.11% 644 0.05% 1 0.05% 1 33.68% 655
San Miguel 66.25% 636 33.54% 322 0.10% 0.10% 32.71% 314
Conejos 66.09% 2,033 33.52% 1,031 0.20% 6 0.13% 4 0.07% 2 32.57% 1,002
Denver 65.73% 143,480 33.57% 73,279 0.48% 1,045 0.17% 381 0.05% 103 32.16% 70,201
Bent 64.43% 1,737 34.76% 937 0.07% 2 0.70% 19 0.04% 1 29.67% 800
Prowers 64.57% 3,759 35.11% 2,044 0.09% 5 0.24% 14 0.00% 0 29.46% 1,715
Pitkin 63.70% 958 35.90% 540 0.13% 2 0.20% 3 0.07% 1 27.79% 418
Saguache 63.71% 1,099 36.06% 622 0.12% 0.06% 1 0.06% 27.65% 477
Gunnison 63.04% 1,540 36.96% 903 0.00% 0 0.00% 0 0.00% 0 26.07% 637
Archuleta 62.70% 632 36.71% 370 0.20% 2 0.40% 4 25.99% 262
Routt 62.52% 1,853 36.94% 1,095 0.13% 4 0.27% 8 0.13% 4 25.57% 758
Chaffee 62.34% 2,463 37.36% 1,476 0.08% 3 0.18% 7 0.05% 2 24.98% 987
Alamosa 62.40% 2,481 37.42% 1,488 0.03% 1 0.13% 5 0.03% 1 24.97% 993
Otero 62.26% 5,999 37.41% 3,605 0.03% 3 0.28% 27 0.02% 2 24.84% 2,394
Clear Creek 61.46% 1,086 38.26% 676 0.06% 1 0.17% 3 0.06% 1 23.20% 410
Gilpin 60.50% 363 38.83% 233 0.17% 0.17% 1 0.33% 2 21.67% 130
Dolores 60.64% 496 39.36% 322 0.00% 0 0.00% 0 0.00% 0 21.27% 174
Mesa 60.32% 12,716 39.45% 8,317 0.04% 8 0.18% 38 0.01% 3 20.87% 4,399
Montrose 59.76% 4,009 39.92% 2,678 0.12% 0.15% 10 0.06% 4 19.84% 1,331
Kit Carson 58.95% 1,906 40.71% 1,316 0.06% 2 0.25% 8 0.03% 1 18.25% 590
Weld 58.18% 17,268 41.12% 12,204 0.50% 147 0.14% 43 0.06% 17 17.06% 5,064
Summit 58.33% 483 41.55% 344 0.12% 1 0.00% 0 0.00% 0 16.79% 139
Crowley 58.15% 967 41.49% 690 0.24% 4 0.12% 2 16.66% 277
Garfield 58.24% 3,196 41.58% 2,282 0.04% 2 0.11% 6 0.04% 2 16.65% 914
Delta 57.53% 3,927 42.24% 2,883 0.01% 1 0.19% 13 0.03% 15.29% 1,044
Cheyenne 57.29% 735 42.48% 545 0.08% 0.16% 2 0.00% 0 14.81% 190
Fremont 57.01% 5,181 42.64% 3,875 0.09% 8 0.25% 23 0.01% 1 14.37% 1,306
Morgan 56.80% 4,271 42.93% 3,228 0.03% 2 0.24% 18 13.87% 1,043
Montezuma 56.69% 2,686 42.95% 2,035 0.04% 0.25% 12 0.06% 3 13.74% 651
Boulder 56.38% 22,737 43.08% 17,373 0.30% 122 0.20% 82 0.04% 16 13.30% 5,364
Jefferson 56.19% 43,162 43.48% 33,398 0.16% 0.14% 110 0.03% 20 12.71% 9,764
Ouray 55.61% 456 43.66% 358 0.37% 3 0.37% 3 0.00% 0 11.95% 98
Rio Grande 55.88% 2,161 43.94% 1,699 0.03% 1 0.16% 6 11.95% 462
La Plata 55.48% 4,442 44.34% 3,550 0.04% 3 0.15% 12 11.14% 892
Phillips 55.00% 1,243 44.78% 1,012 0.22% 5 0.00% 0 10.22% 231
Kiowa 54.77% 701 45.23% 579 0.00% 0 0.00% 0 9.53% 122
Arapahoe 54.40% 27,940 44.92% 23,071 0.47% 240 0.17% 86 0.04% 21 9.48% 4,869
Logan 54.61% 4,222 45.23% 3,497 0.06% 5 0.09% 7 0.00% 0 9.38% 725
Lincoln 54.41% 1,327 45.26% 1,104 0.33% 8 0.00% 0 9.14% 223
Teller 54.19% 685 45.65% 577 0.08% 1 0.08% 1 8.54% 108
El Paso 53.75% 27,844 45.98% 23,822 0.07% 37 0.18% 94 0.02% 10 7.76% 4,022
Moffat 53.40% 1,657 46.34% 1,438 0.23% 7 0.03% 1 0.00% 0 7.06% 219
Custer 52.93% 406 46.68% 358 0.13% 1 0.26% 2 6.26% 48
Rio Blanco 52.70% 1,134 47.17% 1,015 0.05% 0.05% 1 0.05% 1 5.53% 119
Grand 52.32% 902 47.22% 814 0.46% 8 0.00% 0 0.00% 0 5.10% 88
Baca 52.18% 1,366 47.40% 1,241 0.04% 1 0.27% 7 0.11% 3 4.77% 125
Larimer 51.97% 12,776 47.33% 11,636 0.39% 96 0.26% 64 0.05% 13 4.64% 1,140
Jackson 51.82% 384 47.77% 354 0.13% 1 0.13% 1 0.13% 1 4.05% 30
Douglas 51.67% 1,442 47.87% 1,336 0.11% 3 0.21% 6 0.14% 4 3.80% 106
Yuma 51.43% 2,145 48.12% 2,007 0.05% 2 0.38% 16 0.02% 1 3.31% 138
Sedgwick 51.22% 942 48.67% 895 0.05% 1 0.05% 1 0.00% 0 2.56% 47
Park 51.04% 515 48.86% 493 0.10% 0.00% 0 0 2.18% 22
Washington 48.25% 1,341 51.60% 1,434 0.14% 4 -3.35% -93
Elbert 48.01% 857 51.76% 924 0.22% -3.75% -67
Hinsdale 46.77% 94 53.23% 107 0.00% 0 -6.47% -13

References[edit]

  1. ^ "1964 Election for the Forty-Fifth Term (1965-69)". Retrieved May 30, 2017.
  2. ^ "1964 Presidential General Election Results – Colorado". Retrieved May 30, 2017.
  3. ^ "The American Presidency Project – Election of 1964". Retrieved May 30, 2017.
  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. ^ a b c d e Our Campaigns; CO US President, November 03, 1964