1916 United States presidential election in Arizona

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United States presidential election in Arizona, 1916

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All 3 Arizona votes to the Electoral College
  Woodrow Wilson-H&E.jpg Governor Charles Evans Hughes.jpg Allan Louis Benson (1871–1940) circa 1915 (cropped).jpg
Nominee Woodrow Wilson Charles E. Hughes Allan L. Benson
Party Democratic Republican Socialist
Home state New Jersey New York New York
Running mate Thomas R. Marshall Charles W. Fairbanks George Ross Kirkpatrick
Electoral vote 3 0 0
Popular vote 33,170 20,524 3,174
Percentage 57.17% 35.37% 5.47%

President before election

Woodrow Wilson
Democratic

Elected President

Woodrow Wilson
Democratic

The 1916 United States presidential election in Arizona took place on November 7, 1916, as part of the 1916 United States presidential election. Arizona voters chose three representatives, or electors, to the Electoral College, who voted for president and vice president.

Arizona was won by incumbent President Woodrow Wilson (DNew Jersey), running with incumbent Vice President Thomas R. Marshall, with 57.17% of the popular vote, against Associate Justice of the U.S. Supreme Court Charles Evans Hughes (RNew York), running with former Vice President Charles W. Fairbanks, with 35.37% of the popular vote.[2][3]

Results[edit]

United States presidential election in Arizona, 1916
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Woodrow Wilson 33,170 57.17%
Republican Charles Evans Hughes 20,524 35.37%
Socialist Allan L. Benson 3,174 5.47%
Prohibition Frank Hanly 1,153 1.99%
Total votes 58,021 100%

Results by county[edit]

County Wilson# Wilson% Hughes# Hughes% Benson# Benson% Hanly# Hanly% Total votes cast[4]
Apache 648 66.12% 311 31.73% 16 1.63% 5 0.51% 980
Cochise 6,115 60.35% 3,203 31.61% 694 6.85% 120 1.18% 10,132
Coconino 1,171 56.52% 802 38.71% 77 3.72% 22 1.06% 2,072
Gila 3,686 64.29% 1,495 26.08% 510 8.90% 42 0.73% 5,733
Graham 1,597 70.76% 497 22.02% 119 5.27% 44 1.95% 2,257
Greenlee 1,492 63.92% 672 28.79% 156 6.68% 14 0.60% 2,334
Maricopa 7,634 52.14% 5,747 39.26% 574 3.92% 685 4.68% 14,640
Mohave 1,335 59.97% 643 28.89% 243 10.92% 5 0.22% 2,226
Navajo 1,240 65.92% 574 30.52% 25 1.33% 42 2.23% 1,881
Pima 2,079 42.24% 2,616 53.15% 150 3.05% 77 1.56% 4,922
Pinal 1,232 56.54% 855 39.24% 60 2.75% 32 1.47% 2,179
Santa Cruz 726 50.35% 666 46.19% 42 2.91% 8 0.55% 1,442
Yavapai 2,893 58.06% 1,716 34.44% 331 6.64% 43 0.86% 4,983
Yuma 1,322 59.02% 727 32.46% 177 7.90% 14 0.63% 2,240
Totals 33,170 57.17% 20,524 35.37% 3,174 5.47% 1,153 1.99% 58,021

References[edit]

  1. ^ "United States Presidential election of 1916 - Encyclopædia Britannica". Retrieved November 23, 2017.
  2. ^ "1916 Presidential General Election Results - Arizona". Retrieved November 23, 2017.
  3. ^ "The American Presidency Project - Election of 1916". Retrieved November 23, 2017.
  4. ^ Géoelections; 1916 Presidential Election Popular Vote (xlsx file for €15)