Washington

Washington

Washington has become a stronghold for Democrats. The Democratic presidential candidate has carried Washington in the last eight presidential elections, including Michael Dukakis in 1988. See 2020 primary results

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PAST RESULTS

2016 Washington president
Candidate%Votes
Clinton
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54.3%
1,742,718
Trump
38.1%
1,221,747
Johnson
5.0%
160,879
Stein
1.8%
58,417
2018 Washington senate
Candidate%Votes
Cantwell
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58.4%
1,803,364
Hutchison
41.6%
1,282,804
2018 Washington house
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DEMOGRAPHICS

Washington population estimate (2019): 7.6 M
US population estimate (2019): 328.2 M

RACE

Washington
US
White
76% WA
73% US
Hispanic or Latino
12% WA
18% US
Asian
8% WA
5% US
Other
4% WA
5% US
Black or African American
4% WA
13% US
Native American
1% WA
<1% US
Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander
<1% WA
<1% US

INCOME

Washington
US
Household median income
$70,116 WA
$60,293 US
Unemployment rate (10/2020)
6.0% WA
7.9% US
Population under federal poverty level
11% WA
14% US

EDUCATION

Washington
US
Bachelor's degree or higher (Adults 25+)
35% WA
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.