1852 Presidential Election Interactive Map

149 electoral votes to win
no 1852 election
no 1852 election

Split Votes

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1852 Actual Election Results

Candidate Party Electoral Votes Popular Votes
Franklin Pierce Democratic 254 1,601,274
Winfield Scott Whig 42 1,386,580
John P. Hale Free Soil 0 155,210

1852 Election Facts

  • Welcome: California becomes a state during this election cycle
  • Final Presidential election with a candidate of the Whig party
  • Issues of the Day: Slavery (Compromise of 1850, Fugitive Slave Act)