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Texas

38 electoral votes

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Trump (R) has won. An estimated 100 percent of votes have been counted.

Illustration of Joe Biden
Biden
46.5%
5,259,126
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Trump
52.0%
5,890,347
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U.S. Senate

Sen. John Cornyn (R) is projected to defeat Mary Jennings "MJ" Hegar (D) and leads by 1,074,219 votes.

VotesPct.
CornynGOP
Check
5,962,983
53.5%
HegarDEM4,888,764
43.9

U.S. House District 21

Chip Roy (R) is projected to defeat Wendy Davis (D) and leads by 29,960 votes.

VotesPct.
RoyGOP
Check
235,740
52.4%
DavisDEM205,780
45.7

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How much of the vote has been counted?

The Post estimates around all votes were counted here within 3 months.

100%

Polls closed

Final results

Note: Maps on this page won’t indicate a leading candidate in each county until an estimated 35 percent of the vote has been reported there.

Updated Dec 14, 2020 at 3:34 p.m. ET

Presidential results

In 2016, Donald Trump (R) won Texas by a margin of 9 points, adding 38 electoral college votes to his total. See early exit poll results from Texas.

Dallas

Houston

Austin

El Paso

LEAD/WON

Trump

Biden

CandidateVotes Pct.
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Donald Trump *Trump *GOP
5,890,34752.0%
Joe Biden Biden DEM
5,259,12646.5
Jo Jorgensen Jorgensen LIB
126,2431.1
Howie Hawkins Hawkins GRN
33,3960.3
Write-ins Write-ins WRI
8,7990.1
An estimated 100% of votes have been counted.
* Incumbent

U.S. Senate results

In the Texas U.S. Senate race, the incumbent John Cornyn (R) is running against Mary Jennings "MJ" Hegar (D). Cornyn has represented Texas in the Senate since 2002. The state's other Senate seat is held by Ted Cruz (R).

Dallas

Houston

Austin

El Paso

LEAD/WON

Cornyn

Hegar

CandidateVotes Pct.
Check
John Cornyn *Cornyn *GOP
5,962,98353.5%
Mary Jennings "MJ" Hegar Hegar DEM
4,888,76443.9
Kerry McKennon McKennon LIB
209,7221.9
David Collins Collins GRN
81,8930.7
Write-ins Write-ins WRI
6780.0
An estimated 99% of votes have been counted.
* Incumbent

U.S. House results

Dallas

Houston

Austin

El Paso

LEAD/WON

Democrat

Republican

Seat

Current leader

* Incumbent

Results by state

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Sources: Edison Research, Associated Press, ProPublica, U.S. Census Bureau, National Center for Health Statistics, Dave Leip's Atlas of U.S. Presidential Elections, Cook Political Report. Illustrations by Ben Kirchner for The Washington Post.