ⓘ 1852 United States presidential election in Rhode Island

                                     

ⓘ 1852 United States presidential election in Rhode Island

The 1852 United States presidential election in Rhode Island took place on November 2, 1852, as part of the 1852 United States presidential election. Voters chose 4 representatives, or electors to the Electoral College, who voted for President and Vice President.

Rhode island voted for the democratic candidate, Franklin pierce, the candidate of the Whig party, Winfield Scott. Pierce won by a margin of 6.52%.

This will be the last time until 1912, who was the presidential candidate of the Democratic party was able to win the island and the last time until 1928 that a democratic candidate won a majority of votes.