North Dakota 2016 Election

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North Dakota is another solid Republican state and Donald Trump is expected to win the states 3 electoral votes. 1964 was the last time North Dakota voted for a Democratic presidential candidate.

Senator John Hoeven (Republican) is up for re-election and expected to easily win.

North Dakota Political Facts

Governor: Jack Dalrymple (Republican) – Current Term: 2013 – 2017 
U.S. Representatives: # of Representatives: 1
Electoral Votes: 3

Poll Hours – November 8th, 2016:
  • Polls Open: see notes
  • Polls Close: see notes
  • North Dakota Voting Information
  • Notes: Precincts that had fewer than 75 votes in the last general election may open as late as noon.[45]

Past North Dakota Presidential Election Results

Democratic Winner | Republican Winner

Year Democratic Candidate | % of Vote Republican Candidate | % of Vote
2012 Obama 39% Romney 59%
2008 Obama 45% McCain 53%
2004 Kerry 36% Bush 63%
2000 Gore 33% Bush 61%
1996 Clinton 40% Dole 47%
1992 Clinton 32% Bush 44%
1988 Dukakis 43% Bush 56%
1984 Mondale 34% Reagan 65%
1980 Carter 26% Reagan 64%
1976 Carter 46% Ford 52%
1972 McGovern 36% Nixon 62%
1968 Humphrey 38% Nixon 56%
1964 Johnson 58% Goldwater 42%
1960 Kennedy 45% Nixon 55%

North Dakota State Facts

Population (2010 census): 672,591
Population Rank By State: 47
Population Growth Estimate (2010-2014): 9.9%
Capital: Bismarck
Largest City: Fargo
State Nickname: Sioux State; Flickertail State; Peace Garden State; Rough Rider State