Mississippi

Mississippi

Mississippi has not voted for a Democratic presidential candidate since 1976. That year, Jimmy Carter edged out Gerald Ford by 2 points, 50% to 48%. See 2020 primary results

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PAST RESULTS

2016 Mississippi president
Candidate%Votes
Trump
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57.9%
700,714
Clinton
40.1%
485,131
Johnson
1.2%
14,435
Stein
0.3%
3,731
2018 Mississippi senate
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Wicker
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58.5%
547,619
Baria
39.5%
369,567
2018 Mississippi senate special
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Hyde-Smith
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53.6%
486,769
Espy
46.4%
420,819
2018 Mississippi house
3republicans1democrat

DEMOGRAPHICS

Mississippi population estimate (2019): 3.0 M
US population estimate (2019): 328.2 M

RACE

Mississippi
US
White
59% MS
73% US
Black or African American
38% MS
13% US
Hispanic or Latino
3% MS
18% US
Other
<1% MS
5% US
Asian
<1% MS
5% US
Native American
<1% MS
<1% US
Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander
<1% MS
<1% US

INCOME

Mississippi
US
Household median income
$43,567 MS
$60,293 US
Unemployment rate (10/2020)
7.4% MS
7.9% US
Population under federal poverty level
20% MS
14% US

EDUCATION

Mississippi
US
Bachelor's degree or higher (Adults 25+)
22% MS
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.