Electoral College Votes in the United States by US State

The Electoral College is the body of electors established by the US Constitution and elected by the citizens of the United States of America every four years for the sole purpose of, in turn, electing their President and Vice President. The Electoral College consists of 538 electors representing the 50 States and the District of Columbia, and an absolute majority of 270 electoral votes is required to win election (in other words, if no Presidential ticket reaches the magical threshold of 270 electoral votes, the election is thrown to the US House of Representatives, where Representatives choose in state blocs from among the top three Presidential contenders in the Electoral College, and to the US Senate, where Senators choose from the top two contenders for Vice President the new Vice President of the United States).

Each state is allowed one Elector in the College for each of its United States Senators and one for each of its US House Representatives, based on the latest Census (for example, the State of Texas is given 38 Electors based on its Congressional delegation of two Senators and 36 Representatives in the House).

Here are the United States by each State’s number of Electors in the College as of the 2020 Election:
  1. California > 55
  2. Texas > 38
  3. Florida > 29
  4. New York > 29
  5. Illinois > 20
  6. Pennsylvania > 20
  7. Ohio > 18
  8. Georgia > 16
  9. Michigan > 16
  10. North Carolina > 15
  11. New Jersey > 14
  12. Virginia > 13
  13. Washington > 12
  14. Arizona > 11
  15. Indiana > 11
  16. Massachusetts > 11
  17. Tennessee > 11
  18. Maryland > 10
  19. Minnesota > 10
  20. Missouri > 10
  21. Wisconsin > 10
  22. Alabama > 9
  23. Colorado > 9
  24. South Carolina > 9
  25. Kentucky > 8
  26. Louisiana > 8
  27. Connecticut > 7
  28. Oklahoma > 7
  29. Oregon > 7
  30. Arkansas > 6
  31. Iowa > 6
  32. Kansas > 6
  33. Mississippi > 6
  34. Nevada > 6
  35. Utah > 6
  36. Nebraska > 5
  37. New Mexico > 5
  38. West Virginia > 5
  39. Hawaii > 4
  40. Idaho > 4
  41. Maine > 4
  42. New Hampshire > 4
  43. Rhode Island > 4
  44. Alaska > 3
  45. Delaware > 3
  46. The District of Columbia > 3*
  47. Montana > 3
  48. North Dakota > 3
  49. South Dakota > 3
  50. Vermont > 3
  51. Wyoming > 3

*Per the 23rd Amendment, DC is granted three Electoral votes but not statehood

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