All 8 West Virginia votes to the Electoral College
The 1956 United States presidential election in West Virginia took place on November 6, 1956, as part of the 1956 United States presidential election. West Virginia voters chose eight representatives, or electors, to the Electoral College, who voted for president and vice president.
West Virginia was won by incumbent President Dwight D. Eisenhower (R-Pennsylvania), running with Vice President Richard Nixon, with 54.08% of the popular vote, against Adlai Stevenson (D-Illinois), running with Senator Estes Kefauver, with 45.92% of the popular vote.
|Republican||Dwight D. Eisenhower (inc.)||449,297||54.08%|
Eisenhower's home state for the 1956 Election was Pennsylvania