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Massachusetts

2022 population: 6,981,974   ( 434,345 from 2010 , 47,975 from 2020)
Land area: 7800.9 square miles
Population density: 895.0 persons per square mile

2022 Census data
White:4,856,171 69.55% 2.6%
Black:526,4557.54% 34.4%
Indian:12,6980.18% 17.8%
Asian:533,1197.64% 52.8%
2+ races:139,9052.00% 14.5%
Hispanic:913,62613.09% 45.6%
Total non-White:2,125,80330.45% 36.0%

2020-2022 ComponentsNumberRate
Births:153,672 10.9
Deaths:147,51510.5
Net Migration: -110,866-7.9
Net Immigration: 61,2634.4
Change in White population:-128,629 -2.0
Change in Non-White pop.:562,974 8.6



Historical Presidential Election Results for Massachusetts



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YearTurnout WinnerRunner-Up OtherTotal Votes Diff
(US)
PUSVEV
2020 64% Joe Biden (D) 2,382,202 65.6% Donald Trump* (R) 1,167,202 32.1% 81,998 [+] 2.3% 3,631,402 -15 2.29% 11
2016 62% Hillary Clinton (D) 1,995,196 60.0% Donald Trump (R) 1,090,893 32.8% 238,957 [+] 7.2% 3,325,046 -13 2.42% 11
2012 61% Barack Obama* (D) 1,921,761 60.7% Mitt Romney (R) 1,188,460 37.5% 57,546 [+] 1.8% 3,167,767 -10 2.45% 11
2008 62% Barack Obama (D) 1,904,098 61.8% John McCain (R) 1,108,854 36.0% 68,117 [+] 2.2% 3,081,069 -10 2.34% 12
2004 59% John Kerry (D) 1,803,800 61.9% George W. Bush* (R) 1,071,109 36.8% 37,479 [+] 1.3% 2,912,388 -14 2.38% 12
2000 56% Albert Gore, Jr. (D) 1,616,487 59.8% George W. Bush (R) 878,502 32.5% 207,995 [+] 7.7% 2,702,984 -15 2.56% 12
1996 53% Bill Clinton* (D) 1,571,763 61.5% Robert Dole (R) 718,107 28.1% 266,915 [+] 10.4% 2,556,785 -13 2.66% 12
1992 59% Bill Clinton (D) 1,318,662 47.5% George Bush* (R) 805,049 29.0% 649,863 [+] 23.4% 2,773,574 -8 2.66% 12
1988 59% Michael Dukakis (D) 1,401,406 53.2% George Bush (R) 1,194,644 45.4% 36,755 [+] 1.4% 2,632,805 -8 2.87% 13
1984 59% Ronald Reagan* (R) 1,310,936 51.2% Walter Mondale (D) 1,239,606 48.4% 8,911 0.3% 2,559,453 -8 2.76% 13
1980 59% Ronald Reagan (R) 1,057,631 41.9% Jimmy Carter* (D) 1,053,802 41.7% 412,865 [+] 16.4% 2,524,298 -9 2.92% 14
1976 64% Jimmy Carter (D) 1,429,475 56.1% Gerald Ford* (R) 1,030,276 40.4% 87,807 [+] 3.4% 2,547,558 -8 3.12% 14
1972 62% George McGovern (D) 1,332,540 54.2% Richard Nixon* (R) 1,112,078 45.2% 14,138 [+] 0.6% 2,458,756 -15 3.16% 14
1968 66% Hubert Humphrey (D) 1,469,218 63.0% Richard Nixon (R) 766,844 32.9% 95,690 [+] 4.1% 2,331,752 -11 3.19% 14
1964 69% Lyndon Johnson* (D) 1,786,422 76.2% Barry Goldwater (R) 549,727 23.4% 8,649 0.4% 2,344,798 -15 3.32% 14
1960 76% John Kennedy (D) 1,487,174 60.2% Richard Nixon (R) 976,750 39.6% 5,556 0.2% 2,469,480 -10 3.59% 16
1956 69% Dwight Eisenhower* (R) 1,393,197 59.3% Adlai Stevenson (D) 948,190 40.4% 7,119 0.3% 2,348,506 2 3.79% 16
1952 73% Dwight Eisenhower (R) 1,292,325 54.2% Adlai Stevenson (D) 1,083,525 45.5% 7,548 0.3% 2,383,398 -1 3.86% 16
1948 68% Harry Truman* (D) 1,151,788 54.7% Thomas Dewey (R) 909,370 43.2% 45,988 [+] 2.2% 2,107,146 -2 4.32% 16
1944 65% Franklin Roosevelt* (D) 1,035,296 52.8% Thomas Dewey (R) 921,350 47.0% 4,019 0.2% 1,960,665 1 4.09% 16
1940 70% Franklin Roosevelt* (D) 1,076,522 53.1% Wendell Willkie (R) 939,700 46.4% 10,771 0.5% 2,026,993 2 4.06% 17
1936 68% Franklin Roosevelt* (D) 942,716 51.2% Alf Landon (R) 768,613 41.8% 129,028 [+] 7.0% 1,840,357 5 4.03% 17
1932 59% Franklin Roosevelt (D) 800,148 50.6% Herbert Hoover* (R) 736,959 46.6% 43,007 [+] 2.7% 1,580,114 7 3.97% 17
1928 60% Al Smith (D) 792,758 50.2% Herbert Hoover (R) 775,566 49.2% 9,499 [+] 0.6% 1,577,823 -9 4.29% 18
1924 45% Calvin Coolidge (R) 703,476 62.3% John Davis (D) 280,831 24.9% 145,530 [+] 12.9% 1,129,837 8 3.88% 18
1920 41% Warren Harding (R) 681,153 68.5% James Cox (D) 276,691 27.8% 35,874 [+] 3.6% 993,718 8 3.71% 18
1916 24% Charles Evans Hughes (R) 268,765 50.5% Woodrow Wilson* (D) 247,845 46.6% 15,154 [+] 2.8% 531,764 4 2.87% 18
1912 23% Woodrow Wilson (D) 173,408 35.5% Theodore Roosevelt (Prog) 155,948 32.0% 158,701 [+] 32.5% 488,057 6 3.24% 18
1908 23% William Taft (R) 265,966 58.2% William J. Bryan (D) 155,543 34.0% 35,410 [+] 7.7% 456,919 7 3.07% 16
1904 24% Theodore Roosevelt (R) 257,822 57.9% Alton Parker (D) 165,746 37.2% 21,541 [+] 4.8% 445,109 2 3.29% 16
1900 24% William McKinley* (R) 238,866 57.6% William J. Bryan (D) 156,997 37.8% 18,941 [+] 4.6% 414,804 6 2.97% 15
* incumbent         PUSV: percent of U.S. vote



2020 President, Massachusetts
CandidateVotesPct
Joe Biden (D) 2,382,202 65.6%
Donald Trump* (R) 1,167,202 32.1%
Jo Jorgensen (Lbt) 47,013 1.3%
Other 34,985 1.0%
TOTAL 3,631,402
Turnout: 64% Diff (US): -15


2016 President, Massachusetts
CandidateVotesPct
Hillary Clinton (D) 1,995,196 60.0%
Donald Trump (R) 1,090,893 32.8%
Gary Johnson (Lbt) 138,018 4.2%
Jill Stein (Grn) 47,661 1.4%
Evan McMullin (I) 2,719 0.1%
Other 50,559 1.5%
TOTAL 3,325,046
Turnout: 62% Diff (US): -13


2012 President, Massachusetts
CandidateVotesPct
Barack Obama* (D) 1,921,761 60.7%
Mitt Romney (R) 1,188,460 37.5%
Gary Johnson (Lbt) 30,931 1.0%
Other 26,615 0.8%
TOTAL 3,167,767
Turnout: 61% Diff (US): -10


2008 President, Massachusetts
CandidateVotesPct
Barack Obama (D) 1,904,098 61.8%
John McCain (R) 1,108,854 36.0%
Ralph Nader (I) 28,841 0.9%
Bob Barr (Lbt) 13,189 0.4%
Other 26,087 0.8%
TOTAL 3,081,069
Turnout: 62% Diff (US): -10


2004 President, Massachusetts
CandidateVotesPct
George W. Bush* (R) 1,071,109 36.8%
John Kerry (D) 1,803,800 61.9%
Ralph Nader (I) 4,806 0.2%
Other 32,673 1.1%
TOTAL 2,912,388
Turnout: 59% Diff (US): -14


2000 President, Massachusetts
CandidateVotesPct
George W. Bush (R) 878,502 32.5%
Albert Gore, Jr. (D) 1,616,487 59.8%
Ralph Nader (Grn) 173,564 6.4%
Pat Buchanan (Ref) 11,149 0.4%
Other 23,282 0.9%
TOTAL 2,702,984
Turnout: 56% Diff (US): -15


1996 President, Massachusetts
CandidateVotesPct
Bill Clinton* (D) 1,571,763 61.5%
Robert Dole (R) 718,107 28.1%
Ross Perot (Ref) 227,217 8.9%
Ralph Nader (Grn) 4,734 0.2%
Harry Browne (Lbt) 20,426 0.8%
Other 14,538 0.6%
TOTAL 2,556,785
Turnout: 53% Diff (US): -13


1992 President, Massachusetts
CandidateVotesPct
Bill Clinton (D) 1,318,662 47.5%
George Bush* (R) 805,049 29.0%
Ross Perot (I) 632,312 22.8%
Other 17,551 0.6%
TOTAL 2,773,574
Turnout: 59% Diff (US): -8


1988 President, Massachusetts
CandidateVotesPct
George Bush (R) 1,194,644 45.4%
Michael Dukakis (D) 1,401,406 53.2%
Ron Paul (Lbt) 24,251 0.9%
Other 12,504 0.5%
TOTAL 2,632,805
Turnout: 59% Diff (US): -8


1984 President, Massachusetts
CandidateVotesPct
Ronald Reagan* (R) 1,310,936 51.2%
Walter Mondale (D) 1,239,606 48.4%
Other 8,911 0.3%
TOTAL 2,559,453
Turnout: 59% Diff (US): -8


1980 President, Massachusetts
CandidateVotesPct
Ronald Reagan (R) 1,057,631 41.9%
Jimmy Carter* (D) 1,053,802 41.7%
John Anderson (I) 382,539 15.2%
Edward Clark (Lbt) 22,038 0.9%
Other 8,288 0.3%
TOTAL 2,524,298
Turnout: 59% Diff (US): -9


1976 President, Massachusetts
CandidateVotesPct
Jimmy Carter (D) 1,429,475 56.1%
Gerald Ford* (R) 1,030,276 40.4%
Eugene McCarthy (I) 65,637 2.6%
Other 22,170 0.9%
TOTAL 2,547,558
Turnout: 64% Diff (US): -8


1972 President, Massachusetts
CandidateVotesPct
Richard Nixon* (R) 1,112,078 45.2%
George McGovern (D) 1,332,540 54.2%
John Schmitz (Amer) 2,877 0.1%
Other 11,261 0.5%
TOTAL 2,458,756
Turnout: 62% Diff (US): -15


1968 President, Massachusetts
CandidateVotesPct
Richard Nixon (R) 766,844 32.9%
Hubert Humphrey (D) 1,469,218 63.0%
George Wallace (AIP) 87,088 3.7%
Other 8,602 0.4%
TOTAL 2,331,752
Turnout: 66% Diff (US): -11


1964 President, Massachusetts
CandidateVotesPct
Lyndon Johnson* (D) 1,786,422 76.2%
Barry Goldwater (R) 549,727 23.4%
Other 8,649 0.4%
TOTAL 2,344,798
Turnout: 69% Diff (US): -15


1960 President, Massachusetts
CandidateVotesPct
John Kennedy (D) 1,487,174 60.2%
Richard Nixon (R) 976,750 39.6%
Other 5,556 0.2%
TOTAL 2,469,480
Turnout: 76% Diff (US): -10


1956 President, Massachusetts
CandidateVotesPct
Dwight Eisenhower* (R) 1,393,197 59.3%
Adlai Stevenson (D) 948,190 40.4%
Other 7,119 0.3%
TOTAL 2,348,506
Turnout: 69% Diff (US): 2


1952 President, Massachusetts
CandidateVotesPct
Dwight Eisenhower (R) 1,292,325 54.2%
Adlai Stevenson (D) 1,083,525 45.5%
Other 7,548 0.3%
TOTAL 2,383,398
Turnout: 73% Diff (US): -1


1948 President, Massachusetts
CandidateVotesPct
Harry Truman* (D) 1,151,788 54.7%
Thomas Dewey (R) 909,370 43.2%
Henry Wallace (Prog) 38,157 1.8%
Other 7,831 0.4%
TOTAL 2,107,146
Turnout: 68% Diff (US): -2


1944 President, Massachusetts
CandidateVotesPct
Franklin Roosevelt* (D) 1,035,296 52.8%
Thomas Dewey (R) 921,350 47.0%
Other 4,019 0.2%
TOTAL 1,960,665
Turnout: 65% Diff (US): 1


1940 President, Massachusetts
CandidateVotesPct
Franklin Roosevelt* (D) 1,076,522 53.1%
Wendell Willkie (R) 939,700 46.4%
Other 10,771 0.5%
TOTAL 2,026,993
Turnout: 70% Diff (US): 2


1936 President, Massachusetts
CandidateVotesPct
Franklin Roosevelt* (D) 942,716 51.2%
Alf Landon (R) 768,613 41.8%
William Lemke (Union) 118,639 6.4%
Norman Thomas (Soc) 5,111 0.3%
Other 5,278 0.3%
TOTAL 1,840,357
Turnout: 68% Diff (US): 5


1932 President, Massachusetts
CandidateVotesPct
Franklin Roosevelt (D) 800,148 50.6%
Herbert Hoover* (R) 736,959 46.6%
Norman Thomas (Soc) 34,305 2.2%
Other 8,702 0.6%
TOTAL 1,580,114
Turnout: 59% Diff (US): 7


1928 President, Massachusetts
CandidateVotesPct
Herbert Hoover (R) 775,566 49.2%
Al Smith (D) 792,758 50.2%
Norman Thomas (Soc) 6,262 0.4%
Other 3,237 0.2%
TOTAL 1,577,823
Turnout: 60% Diff (US): -9


1924 President, Massachusetts
CandidateVotesPct
Calvin Coolidge (R) 703,476 62.3%
John Davis (D) 280,831 24.9%
Robert LaFollette (Prog) 141,225 12.5%
Other 4,305 0.4%
TOTAL 1,129,837
Turnout: 45% Diff (US): 8


1920 President, Massachusetts
CandidateVotesPct
Warren Harding (R) 681,153 68.5%
James Cox (D) 276,691 27.8%
Eugene Debs (Soc) 32,267 3.2%
Other 3,607 0.4%
TOTAL 993,718
Turnout: 41% Diff (US): 8


1916 President, Massachusetts
CandidateVotesPct
Woodrow Wilson* (D) 247,845 46.6%
Charles Evans Hughes (R) 268,765 50.5%
Allan Benson (Soc) 11,058 2.1%
James Hanly (Proh) 2,993 0.6%
Other 1,103 0.2%
TOTAL 531,764
Turnout: 24% Diff (US): 4


1912 President, Massachusetts
CandidateVotesPct
Woodrow Wilson (D) 173,408 35.5%
Theodore Roosevelt (Prog) 155,948 32.0%
William Taft* (R) 142,228 29.1%
Eugene Debs (Soc) 12,616 2.6%
Eugene Chafin (Proh) 2,754 0.6%
Other 1,103 0.2%
TOTAL 488,057
Turnout: 23% Diff (US): 6


1908 President, Massachusetts
CandidateVotesPct
William Taft (R) 265,966 58.2%
William J. Bryan (D) 155,543 34.0%
Eugene Debs (Soc) 10,779 2.4%
Eugene Chafin (Proh) 4,374 1.0%
Thomas Hisgen (I) 19,237 4.2%
Other 1,020 0.2%
TOTAL 456,919
Turnout: 23% Diff (US): 7


1904 President, Massachusetts
CandidateVotesPct
Theodore Roosevelt (R) 257,822 57.9%
Alton Parker (D) 165,746 37.2%
Eugene Debs (Soc) 13,604 3.1%
Silas Swallow (Proh) 4,279 1.0%
Thomas Watson (Pop) 1,294 0.3%
Other 2,364 0.5%
TOTAL 445,109
Turnout: 24% Diff (US): 2


1900 President, Massachusetts
CandidateVotesPct
William McKinley* (R) 238,866 57.6%
William J. Bryan (D) 156,997 37.8%
John Woolley (Proh) 6,202 1.5%
Eugene Debs (Soc) 9,607 2.3%
Other 3,132 0.8%
TOTAL 414,804
Turnout: 24% Diff (US): 6
* incumbent

Historical Statewide Election Results for Massachusetts

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YearTypeTurnoutWinnerRunner-Up OtherTotal Votes
2022 G 44% Maura Healey (D) 1,581,214 63.7% Geoff Diehl (R) 859,433 34.6% 41,999 [+] 1.7% 2,482,646
2020 S2 63% Ed Markey* (D) 2,357,809 66.2% Kevin O'Connor (R) 1,177,765 33.0% 28,562 [+] 0.8% 3,564,136
2018 G 49% Charlie Baker* (R) 1,781,341 66.6% Jay Gonzalez (D) 885,770 33.1% 7,504 0.3% 2,674,615
2018 S1 50% Elizabeth Warren* (D) 1,633,371 60.3% Geoff Diehl (R) 979,210 36.2% 94,509 [+] 3.5% 2,707,090
2014 G 41% Charlie Baker (R) 1,044,573 48.4% Martha Coakley (D) 1,004,408 46.5% 109,345 [+] 5.1% 2,158,326
2014 S2 39% Ed Markey* (D) 1,289,944 61.9% Brian Herr (R) 791,950 38.0% 3,078 0.1% 2,084,972
2013 S2 22% Ed Markey (D) 645,429 54.8% Gabriel Gomez (R) 525,307 44.6% 7,054 [+] 0.6% 1,177,790
2012 S1 61% Elizabeth Warren (D) 1,696,346 53.7% Scott Brown* (R) 1,458,048 46.2% 2,159 0.1% 3,156,553
2010 G 45% Deval Patrick* (D) 1,113,336 48.5% Charlie Baker (R) 964,951 42.0% 217,303 [+] 9.5% 2,295,590
2010 S1 44% Scott Brown (R) 1,168,178 51.9% Martha Coakley (D) 1,060,861 47.1% 23,543 [+] 1.0% 2,252,582
2008 S2 60% John Kerry* (D) 1,971,974 65.9% Jeffrey Beatty (R) 926,044 30.9% 96,229 [+] 3.2% 2,994,247
2006 G 45% Deval Patrick (D) 1,234,984 55.6% Kerry Healey (R) 784,342 35.3% 200,453 [+] 9.0% 2,219,779
2006 S1 44% Edward Kennedy* (D) 1,500,738 69.3% Kenneth Chase (R) 661,532 30.5% 3,220 0.1% 2,165,490
2002 S2 41% John Kerry* (D) 1,605,976 80.0% Michael Cloud (Libertarian) 369,807 18.4% 30,975 [+] 1.5% 2,006,758
2002 G 45% Mitt Romney (R) 1,091,988 49.8% Shannon O'Brien (D) 985,981 44.9% 116,210 [+] 5.3% 2,194,179
2000 S1 54% Edward Kennedy* (D) 1,889,494 72.7% Jack Robinson (R) 334,341 12.9% 375,585 [+] 14.4% 2,599,420
1998 G 39% Paul Cellucci* (R) 967,160 50.8% Scott Harshbarger (D) 901,843 47.4% 34,333 [+] 1.8% 1,903,336
1996 S2 53% John Kerry* (D) 1,334,345 52.2% William Weld (R) 1,142,837 44.7% 78,704 [+] 3.1% 2,555,886
1994 G 45% William Weld* (R) 1,533,430 70.9% Mark Roosevelt (D) 611,650 28.3% 19,238 [+] 0.9% 2,164,318
1994 S1 46% Edward Kennedy* (D) 1,266,011 58.1% Mitt Romney (R) 894,005 41.0% 19,948 [+] 0.9% 2,179,964
1990 G 50% William Weld (R) 1,175,817 50.2% John Silber (D) 1,099,878 46.9% 67,232 [+] 2.9% 2,342,927
1990 S2 50% John Kerry* (D) 1,321,712 57.1% Jim Rappaport (R) 992,917 42.9% 1,583 0.1% 2,316,212
1988 S1 58% Edward Kennedy* (D) 1,693,344 65.0% Joe Malone (R) 884,267 33.9% 28,614 [+] 1.1% 2,606,225
1986 G 38% Michael Dukakis* (D) 1,157,786 68.7% George Kariotis (R) 525,364 31.2% 929 0.1% 1,684,079
1984 S2 58% John Kerry (D) 1,392,981 55.1% Raymond Shamie (R) 1,136,806 44.9% 408 0.0% 2,530,195
1982 G 47% Michael Dukakis (D) 1,219,109 59.5% John Sears (R) 749,679 36.6% 81,466 [+] 4.0% 2,050,254
1982 S1 47% Edward Kennedy* (D) 1,247,084 60.8% Raymond Shamie (R) 784,602 38.3% 19,083 [+] 0.9% 2,050,769
1978 G 52% Edward King (D) 1,030,294 52.5% Francis Hatch (R) 926,072 47.2% 5,885 0.3% 1,962,251
1978 S2 53% Paul Tsongas (D) 1,093,283 55.1% Edward Brooke* (R) 890,584 44.8% 1,833 0.1% 1,985,700
1976 S1 62% Edward Kennedy* (D) 1,726,657 69.3% Michael Robertson (R) 722,641 29.0% 41,957 [+] 1.7% 2,491,255
1974 G 50% Michael Dukakis (D) 992,284 53.5% Francis Sargent* (R) 784,353 42.3% 78,161 [+] 4.2% 1,854,798
1972 S2 60% Edward Brooke* (R) 1,505,932 63.5% John Droney (D) 823,278 34.7% 41,466 [+] 1.7% 2,370,676
1970 S1 53% Edward Kennedy* (D) 1,202,856 62.1% Josiah Spalding (R) 715,978 37.0% 16,773 [+] 0.9% 1,935,607
1970 G 51% Francis Sargent (R) 1,058,623 56.7% Kevin White (D) 799,269 42.8% 10,014 [+] 0.5% 1,867,906
1966 S2 58% Edward Brooke (R) 1,213,473 60.7% Endicott Peabody (D) 774,761 38.7% 11,715 [+] 0.6% 1,999,949
1966 G 59% John Volpe* (R) 1,277,358 62.6% Edward McCormack (D) 752,720 36.9% 11,099 [+] 0.5% 2,041,177
1964 S1 68% Edward Kennedy* (D) 1,716,907 74.3% Howard Whitmore (R) 587,663 25.4% 7,458 [+] 0.3% 2,312,028
1964 G 69% John Volpe (R) 1,176,462 50.3% Francis Bellotti (D) 1,153,416 49.3% 10,252 [+] 0.4% 2,340,130
1962 S1 63% Edward Kennedy (D) 1,162,611 55.4% George Cabot Lodge (R) 877,669 41.9% 56,805 [+] 2.7% 2,097,085
1962 G 63% Endicott Peabody (D) 1,053,322 49.9% John Volpe* (R) 1,047,891 49.7% 7,876 [+] 0.4% 2,109,089
1960 S2 74% Leverett Saltonstall* (R) 1,358,556 56.2% Thomas O'Connor (D) 1,050,725 43.5% 8,532 [+] 0.4% 2,417,813
1960 G 74% John Volpe (R) 1,269,295 52.5% Joseph Ward (D) 1,130,810 46.8% 17,028 [+] 0.7% 2,417,133
1958 S1 54% John F. Kennedy* (D) 1,362,926 73.2% Vincent Celeste (R) 488,318 26.2% 10,797 [+] 0.6% 1,862,041
1958 G 55% Foster Furcolo* (D) 1,067,020 56.2% Charles Gibbons (R) 818,463 43.1% 13,634 [+] 0.7% 1,899,117
1956 G 69% Foster Furcolo (D) 1,234,618 52.8% Sumner Whittier (R) 1,096,759 46.9% 8,507 [+] 0.4% 2,339,884
1954 G 57% Christian Herter* (R) 985,339 51.8% Robert Murphy (D) 910,087 47.8% 8,348 [+] 0.4% 1,903,774
1954 S2 57% Leverett Saltonstall* (R) 956,605 50.5% Foster Furcolo (D) 927,899 49.0% 8,206 [+] 0.4% 1,892,710
1952 G 72% Christian Herter (R) 1,175,955 49.9% Paul Dever* (D) 1,161,499 49.3% 18,844 [+] 0.8% 2,356,298
1952 S1 72% John F. Kennedy (D) 1,211,984 51.3% Henry Cabot Lodge, Jr.* (R) 1,141,247 48.3% 7,194 [+] 0.3% 2,360,425
1950 G 60% Paul Dever* (D) 1,074,570 56.3% Arthur Coolidge (R) 824,069 43.1% 11,541 [+] 0.6% 1,910,180
1948 S2 66% Leverett Saltonstall* (R) 1,088,475 52.9% John Fitzgerald (D) 954,398 46.4% 12,918 [+] 0.6% 2,055,791
1948 G 67% Paul Dever (D) 1,239,247 59.0% Robert Bradford* (R) 849,895 40.5% 11,277 [+] 0.5% 2,100,419
1946 G 55% Robert Bradford (R) 911,152 54.1% Maurice Tobin* (D) 762,743 45.3% 10,305 [+] 0.6% 1,684,200
1946 S1 54% Henry Cabot Lodge, Jr. (R) 989,736 59.5% David Walsh* (D) 660,200 39.7% 12,119 [+] 0.7% 1,662,055
1944 G 65% Maurice Tobin (D) 1,048,284 53.6% Horace Cahill (R) 897,708 45.9% 9,762 [+] 0.5% 1,955,754
1944 S2 63% Leverett Saltonstall (R) 1,228,754 64.3% John Corcoran (D) 667,086 34.9% 15,565 [+] 0.8% 1,911,405
1942 G 47% Leverett Saltonstall* (R) 758,402 54.1% Roger Putnam (D) 630,285 45.0% 13,165 [+] 0.9% 1,401,852
1942 S2 46% Henry Cabot Lodge, Jr.* (R) 721,239 52.4% Joseph Casey (D) 641,042 46.6% 13,160 [+] 1.0% 1,375,441
1940 G 69% Leverett Saltonstall* (R) 999,223 49.7% Paul Dever (D) 993,635 49.4% 17,651 [+] 0.9% 2,010,509
1940 S1 67% David Walsh* (D) 1,088,838 55.6% Henry Parkman (R) 838,122 42.8% 30,106 [+] 1.5% 1,957,066
1938 G 65% Leverett Saltonstall (R) 941,465 53.3% James Curley (D) 793,884 44.9% 31,002 [+] 1.8% 1,766,351
1936 S2 66% Henry Cabot Lodge, Jr. (R) 875,160 48.5% James Curley (D) 739,751 41.0% 188,430 [+] 10.4% 1,803,341
1936 G 67% Charles Hurley (D) 867,743 47.6% John Haigis (R) 839,740 46.1% 114,774 [+] 6.3% 1,822,257
*: incumbent               +: ran on additional party lines               Type: G: Governor; S1,S2,S3: Senate Class 1, 2 or 3
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Other Statewide Election Results for Massachusetts

YearTypeTurnoutWinnerRunner-Up OtherTotal Votes
2022 AG 44% Andrea Campbell (D) 1,539,624 62.8% James McMahon (R) 908,608 37.1% 1,550 0.1% 2,449,782
2022 AUD 43% Diana DiZoglio (D) 1,310,773 55.1% Anthony Amore (R) 897,223 37.7% 170,796 [+] 7.2% 2,378,792
2022 LG 0% Kim Driscoll (D) 0 0.0%       0 0.0% 0
2022 SOS 44% William Galvin* (D) 1,665,808 67.7% Rayla Campbell (R) 722,021 29.3% 73,113 [+] 3.0% 2,460,942
2022 TRE 40% Deborah Goldberg* (D) 1,709,555 76.5% Cristina Crawford (Lbt) 516,019 23.1% 9,994 0.4% 2,235,568
2018 AG 49% Maura Healey* (D) 1,874,209 69.9% James McMahon (R) 804,832 30.0% 1,858 0.1% 2,680,899
2018 AUD 48% Suzanne Bump* (D) 1,606,518 62.1% Helen Brady (R) 801,583 31.0% 178,183 [+] 6.9% 2,586,284
2018 LG 0% Karyn Polito* (R) 0 0.0%       0 0.0% 0
2018 SOS 49% William Galvin* (D) 1,877,065 70.8% Anthony Amore (R) 671,300 25.3% 102,159 [+] 3.9% 2,650,524
2018 TRE 48% Deborah Goldberg* (D) 1,761,282 67.6% Keiko Orrall (R) 749,596 28.8% 93,680 [+] 3.6% 2,604,558
2014 AG 39% Maura Healey (D) 1,280,513 61.7% John Miller (R) 793,821 38.2% 2,103 0.1% 2,076,437
2014 AUD 38% Suzanne Bump* (D) 1,146,987 57.7% Patricia St. Aubin (R) 757,213 38.1% 83,745 [+] 4.2% 1,987,945
2014 LG 0% Karyn Polito (R) 0 0.0%       0 0.0% 0
2014 SOS 39% William Galvin* (D) 1,395,616 67.5% David D'Arcangelo (R) 597,491 28.9% 75,910 [+] 3.7% 2,069,017
2014 TRE 38% Deborah Goldberg (D) 1,120,192 55.1% Michael Heffernan (R) 828,894 40.8% 83,572 [+] 4.1% 2,032,658
2010 AG 44% Martha Coakley* (D) 1,417,538 62.8% Jim McKenna (R) 839,274 37.2% 1,981 0.1% 2,258,793
2010 AUD 41% Suzanne Bump (D) 1,027,710 48.5% Mary Connaughton (R) 982,113 46.3% 111,183 [+] 5.2% 2,121,006
2010 LG 0% Tim Murray* (D) 0 0.0%       0 0.0% 0
2010 SOS 43% William Galvin* (D) 1,420,481 64.4% William Campbell (R) 720,967 32.7% 63,236 [+] 2.9% 2,204,684
2010 TRE 43% Steve Grossman (D) 1,208,098 54.8% Karyn Polito (R) 993,127 45.1% 1,784 0.1% 2,203,009
2006 AG 43% Martha Coakley (D) 1,546,582 72.9% Larry Frisoli (R) 574,388 27.1% 1,840 0.1% 2,122,810
2006 AUD 39% Joseph DeNucci* (D) 1,560,782 80.6% Rand Wilson (WF) 371,057 19.2% 4,066 0.2% 1,935,905
2006 LG 0% Tim Murray (D) 0 0.0%       0 0.0% 0
2006 SOS 40% William Galvin* (D) 1,638,594 82.0% Jill Stein (I) 353,551 17.7% 5,715 0.3% 1,997,860
2006 TRE 40% Tim Cahill* (D) 1,664,162 83.5% James O'Keefe (I) 323,765 16.2% 4,590 0.2% 1,992,517
2002 AG 33% Thomas Reilly* (D) 1,602,817 99.2%       12,326 0.8% 1,615,143
2002 AUD 38% Joseph DeNucci* (D) 1,456,880 77.9% John Xenakis (I) 277,974 14.9% 136,062 [+] 7.3% 1,870,916
2002 LG 0% Kerry Healey (R) 0 0.0%       0 0.0% 0
2002 SOS 41% William Galvin* (D) 1,472,562 74.0% Jack Robinson (R) 516,260 25.9% 1,832 0.1% 1,990,654
2002 TRE 42% Tim Cahill (D) 1,040,281 50.7% Dan Grabauskas (R) 848,904 41.3% 164,389 [+] 8.0% 2,053,574
1998 AG 37% Thomas Reilly (D) 1,218,244 66.8% Brad Bailey (R) 604,700 33.1% 1,602 0.1% 1,824,546
1998 AUD 37% Joseph DeNucci* (D) 1,154,829 64.6% Michael Duffy (R) 531,363 29.7% 102,198 [+] 5.7% 1,788,390
1998 LG 0% Jane Swift (R) 0 0.0%       0 0.0% 0
1998 SOS 37% William Galvin* (D) 1,249,307 70.0% Dale Jenkins (R) 448,972 25.2% 85,846 [+] 4.8% 1,784,125
1998 TRE 37% Shannon O'Brien (D) 1,120,757 62.2% Robert Maginn (R) 626,286 34.8% 53,974 [+] 3.0% 1,801,017
1994 AG 44% Scott Harshbarger* (D) 1,472,621 70.5% Janis Berry (R) 616,509 29.5% 486 0.0% 2,089,616
1994 AUD 42% Joseph DeNucci* (D) 1,432,301 72.0% Tim Clark (R) 503,064 25.3% 53,119 [+] 2.7% 1,988,484
1994 LG 0% Paul Cellucci* (R) 0 0.0%       0 0.0% 0
1994 SOS 41% William Galvin (D) 1,077,506 54.7% Arthur Chase (R) 813,068 41.3% 78,151 [+] 4.0% 1,968,725
1994 TRE 44% Joseph Malone* (R) 1,319,916 63.0% Shannon O'Brien (D) 669,567 32.0% 104,942 [+] 5.0% 2,094,425
1990 AG 48% Scott Harshbarger (D) 1,442,359 64.1% William Sawyer (R) 808,398 35.9% 783 0.0% 2,251,540
1990 AUD 47% Joseph DeNucci* (D) 1,187,241 54.7% Douglas Murray (R) 801,116 36.9% 183,743 [+] 8.5% 2,172,100
1990 LG 0% Paul Cellucci (R) 0 0.0%       0 0.0% 0
1990 SOS 47% Michael Connolly* (D) 1,011,303 45.9% Paul McCarthy (R) 844,085 38.3% 348,832 [+] 15.8% 2,204,220
1990 TRE 49% Joseph Malone (R) 1,298,521 57.2% William Galvin (D) 825,808 36.4% 144,077 [+] 6.4% 2,268,406
1986 AG 37% James Shannon (D) 900,088 54.6% Edward Harrington (R) 746,791 45.3% 136 0.0% 1,647,015
1986 AUD 36% Joseph DeNucci (D) 1,001,236 63.2% Bill Robinson (R) 583,299 36.8% 82 0.0% 1,584,617
1986 LG 0% Evelyn Murphy (D) 0 0.0%       0 0.0% 0
1986 SOS 36% Michael Connolly* (D) 1,091,441 68.0% Deborah Cochran (R) 513,455 32.0% 0 0.0% 1,604,896
1986 TRE 37% Robert Crane* (D) 931,704 57.3% Joyce Hampers (R) 693,750 42.7% 403 0.0% 1,625,857
1982 AG 46% Francis Bellotti* (D) 1,555,400 78.2% Richard Wainwright (R) 375,557 18.9% 56,872 [+] 2.9% 1,987,829
1982 AUD 42% John Finnegan* (D) 1,225,427 66.9% Michael Robertson (R) 535,463 29.2% 69,826 [+] 3.8% 1,830,716
1982 LG 0% John Kerry (D) 0 0.0%       0 0.0% 0
1982 SOS 44% Michael Connolly* (D) 1,368,314 72.6% Jody Dow (R) 455,975 24.2% 60,046 [+] 3.2% 1,884,335
1982 TRE 44% Robert Crane* (D) 1,338,150 70.4% Mary LeClair (R) 506,200 26.6% 55,820 [+] 2.9% 1,900,170
1978 AG 52% Francis Bellotti* (D) 1,532,835 78.4% William Weld (R) 421,417 21.6% 64 0.0% 1,954,316
1978 AUD 49% Thaddeus Buczko* (D) 1,189,562 64.9% Timothy O'Brien (R) 643,096 35.1% 48 0.0% 1,832,706
1978 LG 0% Thomas P. O'Neill III* (D) 0 0.0%       0 0.0% 0
1978 SOS 50% Michael Connolly (D) 1,115,409 60.0% John Sears (R) 744,488 40.0% 169 0.0% 1,860,066
1978 TRE 50% Robert Crane* (D) 1,125,960 60.2% Lewis Crampton (R) 743,231 39.8% 67 0.0% 1,869,258
1974 AG 50% Francis Bellotti (D) 912,244 49.7% Josiah Spaulding (R) 894,754 48.7% 29,769 [+] 1.6% 1,836,767
1974 AUD 37% Thaddeus Buczko* (D) 1,369,431 100.0%       196 0.0% 1,369,627
1974 LG 0% Thomas P. O'Neill III (D) 0 0.0%       0 0.0% 0
1974 SOS 48% Paul Guzzi (D) 1,155,636 64.5% John Quinlan (R) 636,203 35.5% 48 0.0% 1,791,887
1974 TRE 37% Robert Crane* (D) 1,387,119 100.0%       382 0.0% 1,387,501
1970 AG 51% Robert Quinn* (D) 1,174,512 62.2% Donald Conn (R) 697,010 36.9% 16,281 [+] 0.9% 1,887,803
1970 AUD 50% Thaddeus Buczko* (D) 1,222,783 66.9% Frank Bucci (R) 574,178 31.4% 31,559 [+] 1.7% 1,828,520
1970 LG 0% Donald Dwight (R) 0 0.0%       0 0.0% 0
1970 SOS 51% John Davoren* (D) 1,001,528 53.8% Mary Newman (R) 831,150 44.7% 27,615 [+] 1.5% 1,860,293
1970 TRE 49% Robert Crane* (D) 1,188,633 65.6% Frederick Hanson (R) 592,934 32.7% 30,130 [+] 1.7% 1,811,697
1966 AG 58% Elliot Richardson (R) 1,036,739 51.8% Francis Bellotti (D) 946,219 47.3% 16,949 [+] 0.8% 1,999,907
1966 AUD 56% Thaddeus Buczko* (D) 1,102,844 57.1% John Buckley (R) 808,584 41.8% 20,679 [+] 1.1% 1,932,107
1966 LG 56% Francis Sargent (R) 1,059,846 54.6% Joseph McGuire (D) 859,907 44.3% 22,026 [+] 1.1% 1,941,779
1966 SOS 56% Kevin White* (D) 1,357,131 70.0% Raymond Trudel (R) 562,708 29.0% 17,918 [+] 0.9% 1,937,757
1966 TRE 55% Robert Crane* (D) 1,197,981 62.5% Joseph Fernandes (R) 689,367 36.0% 28,049 [+] 1.5% 1,915,397
1964 AG 67% Edward Brooke* (R) 1,543,900 67.2% James Hennigan (D) 746,390 32.5% 7,746 [+] 0.3% 2,298,036
1964 AUD 63% Thaddeus Buczko* (D) 1,247,674 58.4% Elwynn Miller (R) 868,813 40.7% 20,543 [+] 1.0% 2,137,030
1964 LG 66% Elliot Richardson (R) 1,121,985 50.2% John Costello (D) 1,097,380 49.1% 14,975 [+] 0.7% 2,234,340
1964 SOS 65% Kevin White* (D) 1,572,871 71.2% Wallace Crawford (R) 621,894 28.2% 14,443 [+] 0.7% 2,209,208
1964 TRE 64% Robert Crane (D) 1,390,921 64.2% Robert Hahn (R) 762,593 35.2% 14,315 [+] 0.7% 2,167,829
1962 AG 61% Edward Brooke (R) 1,143,065 56.0% Francis Kelly (D) 883,710 43.3% 15,201 [+] 0.7% 2,041,976
1962 AUD 60% Thomas Buckley* (D) 1,343,625 67.6% Philip Walsh (R) 627,701 31.6% 14,856 [+] 0.7% 1,986,182
1962 LG 61% Francis Bellotti (D) 1,037,704 51.4% Francis Perry (R) 970,157 48.1% 10,174 [+] 0.5% 2,018,035
1962 SOS 59% Kevin White* (D) 1,250,467 63.1% Harris Reynolds (R) 713,708 36.0% 16,636 [+] 0.8% 1,980,811
1962 TRE 60% John Driscoll* (D) 1,225,754 61.7% Joseph Grossman (R) 744,115 37.5% 16,119 [+] 0.8% 1,985,988
1960 AG 72% Edward McCormack* (D) 1,386,452 58.8% George Michaels (R) 954,136 40.5% 17,079 [+] 0.7% 2,357,667
1960 AUD 71% Thomas Buckley* (D) 1,530,715 66.0% Gardner Wardwell (R) 774,722 33.4% 13,686 [+] 0.6% 2,319,123
1960 LG 72% Edward McLaughlin (D) 1,265,244 54.0% Augustus Means (R) 1,056,679 45.1% 21,237 [+] 0.9% 2,343,160
1960 SOS 71% Kevin White (D) 1,206,844 52.0% Edward Brooke (R) 1,095,054 47.2% 17,874 [+] 0.8% 2,319,772
1960 TRE 70% John Driscoll (D) 1,338,202 58.1% Walter Trybulski (D) 941,904 40.9% 21,621 [+] 0.9% 2,301,727
*: incumbent               +: ran on additional party lines
Type: AG: Attorney General; AUD: Auditor; LG: Lt. Governor; SOS: Secretary of State; TRE: Treasurer
italics: special election

Voter Registration Data for Massachusetts

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YearTotalRepublicanDemocratOtherR/D EdgeR/D Edge %VAPOP %
2022 4,884,076 437,211 9.0% 1,438,607 29.5% 3,008,258 61.6% Dem +1,001,396 Dem +20.5% 87%
2020 4,812,909 476,480 9.9% 1,534,549 31.9% 2,801,880 58.2% Dem +1,058,069 Dem +22.0% 86%
2018 4,574,947 471,383 10.3% 1,514,587 33.1% 2,588,977 56.6% Dem +1,043,204 Dem +22.8% 83%
2016 4,532,140 484,508 10.7% 1,549,828 34.2% 2,497,804 55.1% Dem +1,065,320 Dem +23.5% 84%
2014 4,301,218 469,264 10.9% 1,518,891 35.3% 2,313,063 53.8% Dem +1,049,627 Dem +24.4% 81%
2012 4,342,841 484,099 11.1% 1,551,693 35.7% 2,307,049 53.1% Dem +1,067,594 Dem +24.6% 83%
2010 4,190,907 474,798 11.3% 1,528,974 36.5% 2,187,135 52.2% Dem +1,054,176 Dem +25.2% 82%
2008 4,220,498 490,259 11.6% 1,559,464 36.9% 2,170,775 51.4% Dem +1,069,205 Dem +25.3% 83%
2006 3,990,505 498,962 12.5% 1,472,707 36.9% 2,018,836 50.6% Dem +973,745 Dem +24.4% 80%
2004 4,098,634 532,319 13.0% 1,526,711 37.2% 2,039,604 49.8% Dem +994,392 Dem +24.3% 83%
2002 3,922,412 526,787 13.4% 1,430,277 36.5% 1,965,348 50.1% Dem +903,490 Dem +23.0% 80%
2000 3,837,370 535,706 14.0% 1,406,377 36.6% 1,895,287 49.4% Dem +870,671 Dem +22.7% 79%
1996 3,281,677 454,865 13.9% 1,267,433 38.6% 1,559,379 47.5% Dem +812,568 Dem +24.8% 69%
1994 3,153,378 419,120 13.3% 1,266,358 40.2% 1,467,900 46.6% Dem +847,238 Dem +26.9% 67%
1992 3,121,411 426,736 13.7% 1,278,309 41.0% 1,416,366 45.4% Dem +851,573 Dem +27.3% 66%
1988 2,972,171 400,877 13.5% 1,379,722 46.4% 1,191,572 40.1% Dem +978,845 Dem +32.9% 65%
1986 2,933,364 389,839 13.3% 1,367,869 46.6% 1,175,656 40.1% Dem +978,030 Dem +33.3% 65%
1984 3,029,010 386,132 12.7% 1,469,252 48.5% 1,173,626 38.7% Dem +1,083,120 Dem +35.8% 69%
VAPOP% is the estimated percentage of voting age population that is registered.
Registration data may include "inactive" voters.   Data for each year pertains to the November elections.

Partisan Legislative Composition for Massachusetts

YearU.S. House
RepDemOther
2022 0 9 0
2020 0 9 0
2018 0 9 0
2016 0 9 0
2014 0 9 0
2012 0 9 0
2010 0 10 0
2008 0 10 0
2006 0 10 0
2004 0 10 0
2002 0 10 0
2000 0 10 0
1998 0 10 0
1996 0 10 0
1994 2 8 0
1992 2 8 0
1990 1 10 0
1988 1 10 0
1986 1 10 0
1984 1 10 0
1982 1 10 0
1980 2 10 0
1978 2 10 0
1976 2 10 0
1974 2 10 0
1972 3 8 1
1970 4 8 0
1968 5 7 0
1966 5 7 0
1964 5 7 0
1962 5 7 0
1960 6 8 0
1958 6 8 0
1956 7 7 0
1954 7 7 0
1952 8 6 0
1950 8 6 0
1948 8 6 0
1946 9 5 0
1944 10 4 0
1942 10 4 0
1940 9 6 0
1938 10 5 0
1936 10 5 0
YearState Senate
RepDemOther
2022 3 37 0
2020 3 37 0
2018 6 34 0
2016 7 33 0
2014 6 34 0
2012 4 36 0
2010 4 36 0
2008 5 35 0
2006 5 35 0
2004 6 34 0
2002 6 34 0
2000 6 34 0
1998 7 33 0
1996 7 33 0
1994 10 30 0
1992 9 31 0
1990 16 24 0
1988 9 31 0
1986 8 32 0
1984 8 32 0
1982 7 33 0
1980 7 32 1
1978 6 34 0
1976 7 33 0
1974 7 33 0
1972 7 33 0
1970 10 30 0
1968 13 27 0
1966 14 26 0
1964 12 28 0
1962 12 28 0
1960 14 26 0
1958 16 24 0
1956 22 18 0
1954 21 19 0
1952 25 15 0
1950 22 18 0
1948 [1] 20 20 0
1946 24 16 0
1944 23 17 0
1942 26 14 0
1940 25 15 0
1938 28 12 0
1936 26 14 0
YearState House
RepDemOther
2022 25 134 1
2020 30 129 1
2018 32 127 1
2016 35 125 0
2014 35 125 0
2012 29 131 0
2010 33 127 0
2008 15 144 1
2006 19 141 0
2004 20 139 1
2002 23 135 1
2000 23 137 0
1998 28 131 1
1996 35 124 1
1994 34 125 1
1992 35 124 1
1990 37 123 0
1988 33 127 0
1986 33 126 1
1984 34 126 0
1982 29 131 0
1980 31 128 1
1978 30 128 2
1976 43 194 3
1974 46 191 3
1972 57 181 2
1970 62 178 0
1968 67 173 0
1966 71 168 1
1964 71 169 0
1962 90 150 0
1960 84 156 0
1958 95 145 0
1956 108 132 0
1954 112 18 0
1952 124 116 0
1950 116 124 0
1948 118 122 0
1946 145 95 0
1944 137 103 0
1942 141 99 0
1940 141 99 0
1938 142 98 0
1936 136 104 0
The partisan breakdowns shown are ones which took effect following the general elections in the specified year.

[1] After 114 ballots, an agreement was negotiated, with Democrats led by Chester A. Dolan Jr. receiving the Presidency for 1949, while Republicans led by Harris S. Richardson receiving it in 1950. Additionally, the Democrats received the majority on the Ways and Means Committee while all Republican-appointed employees of the Senate retained their jobs.

Source for state legislature data and notations: Wikipedia