The 2016 presidential election was on November 8, 2016.

United States presidential election, 2016
2012 ← November 8, 2016 → 2020

All 538 electoral votes of the Electoral College

270 electoral votes needed to win

Donald Trump by Gage Skidmore
Hillary Clinton official Secretary of State portrait crop
Nominee Donald Trump Hillary Clinton
Party Republican Democratic
Home state New York Arkansas
Running mate Chris Christie Bernie Sanders
Electoral vote 418 120
States carried 41 9 + DC
Popular vote
Presidential election results map. Red denotes states won by Trump/Christie, Blue denotes those won by Clinton/Sanders. Each number represents the electoral votes a state gave to one candidate.

President before election

Barack Obama Democratic

Elected President

Donald Trump Republican