Kentucky

Kentucky

The winning presidential candidate carried Kentucky in every election from 1964 to 2004. The streak was broken in 2008, when John McCain won the state but lost the White House. See 2020 primary results

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PAST RESULTS

2016 Kentucky president
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Trump
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62.5%
1,202,971
Clinton
32.7%
628,854
Johnson
2.8%
53,752
Stein
0.7%
13,913
2018 Kentucky house
5republicans1democrat

DEMOGRAPHICS

Kentucky population estimate (2019): 4.5 M
US population estimate (2019): 328.2 M

RACE

Kentucky
US
White
87% KY
73% US
Black or African American
8% KY
13% US
Hispanic or Latino
4% KY
18% US
Asian
1% KY
5% US
Other
<1% KY
5% US
Native American
<1% KY
<1% US
Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander
<1% KY
<1% US

INCOME

Kentucky
US
Household median income
$48,392 KY
$60,293 US
Unemployment rate (10/2020)
7.4% KY
7.9% US
Population under federal poverty level
17% KY
14% US

EDUCATION

Kentucky
US
Bachelor's degree or higher (Adults 25+)
24% KY
32% US

Notes

  • All times ET.
  • Not all candidates are listed.
  • CNN will broadcast a projected winner only after an extensive review of data from a number of sources.
  • "Flipped seat" denotes a race where the 2020 projected winner is from a different party than the previous winner or incumbent.
  • Both Maine and Nebraska allow electoral votes to be split. In Maine, two of four electoral votes go to the statewide winner and one electoral vote goes to the winner in each of the two congressional districts. In Nebraska, two of five electoral votes go to the winner of the statewide vote. One electoral vote goes to the winner in each of Nebraska's three congressional districts.