Nebraska

Nebraska

Since 1940, Nebraska has voted Democratic only once in presidential elections, supporting Lyndon Johnson over Barry Goldwater in 1964. Two of Nebraska’s five electoral votes go to the winner of the statewide vote. One electoral vote goes to the popular vote winner in each of the state’s three congressional districts. See 2020 primary results

Nebraska
Electoral Vote Breakdown
Trump 4
Biden 1
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PAST RESULTS

2016 Nebraska president
Candidate%Votes
Trump
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59.9%
495,961
Clinton
34.4%
284,494
Johnson
4.7%
38,946
Stein
1.1%
8,775
2018 Nebraska senate
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Fischer
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57.7%
403,151
Raybould
38.6%
269,917
2018 Nebraska governor
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Ricketts
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59.0%
411,812
Krist
41.0%
286,169
2018 Nebraska house
3republicans

DEMOGRAPHICS

Nebraska population estimate (2019): 1.9 M
US population estimate (2019): 328.2 M

RACE

Nebraska
US
White
87% NE
73% US
Hispanic or Latino
11% NE
18% US
Black or African American
5% NE
13% US
Asian
2% NE
5% US
Other
2% NE
5% US
Native American
<1% NE
<1% US
Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander
<1% NE
<1% US

INCOME

Nebraska
US
Household median income
$59,116 NE
$60,293 US
Unemployment rate (10/2020)
3.0% NE
7.9% US
Population under federal poverty level
11% NE
14% US

EDUCATION

Nebraska
US
Bachelor's degree or higher (Adults 25+)
31% NE
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.