Texas 2016 Election Results

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Donald Trump is expected to win Texas and with it the second largest state with 38 electoral votes. The state last voted for a Democratic presidential candidate in 1976.

Competitive House of Representative Elections: TX-23 – Representative Will Hurd (Republican) is up for re-election against Democrat Lee Keenen. The race is considered a toss up.

updated: November 8, 2016

Texas 2016 Election Results

Texas Political Facts

Governor: Greg Abbott (Republican) – Current Term: 2015 – 2019

U.S. Representatives: # of Representatives: 36
Electoral Votes: 38

Poll Hours – November 8th, 2016:

Past Texas Presidential Election Results

Democratic Winner | Republican Winner

Year Democratic Candidate | % of Vote Republican Candidate | % of Vote
2012 Obama 41% Romney 57%
2008 Obama 44% McCain 55%
2004 Kerry 38% Bush 61%
2000 Gore 38% Bush 59%
1996 Clinton 44% Dole 49%
1992 Clinton 37% Bush 41%
1988 Dukakis 43% Bush 56%
1984 Mondale 36% Reagan 64%
1980 Carter 41% Reagan 55%
1976 Carter 51% Ford 48%
1972 McGovern 33% Nixon 66%
1968 Humphrey 41% Nixon 40%
1964 Johnson 63% Goldwater 37%
1960 Kennedy 51% Nixon 48%

Texas State Facts

Population (2010 census): 25,145,561
Population Rank By State: 2
Population Growth Estimate (2010-2014): 7.2%
Capital: Austin
Largest City: Houston
State Nickname: Lone Star State