Amy Dees

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Amy Dees
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Board member, Coweta County Board of Education, District 1
Incumbent
Term ends
2018
Elections and appointments
Last electionMay 20, 2014
Next generalMay 2018
Term limitsN/A
Amy Dees is the District 1 incumbent on the Coweta County Board of Education in Georgia. She defeated challenger Monica Terrell in the general election on May 20, 2014.

Elections

2014

See also: Coweta County School System elections (2014)

Opposition

Amy Dees ran against challenger Monica Terrell in the general election on May 20, 2014.

Results

Coweta County School System, District 1, 4-year term, May 20, 2014
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Nonpartisan Green check mark transparent.pngAmy Dees Incumbent 68.1% 1,379
     Nonpartisan Monica Terrell 31.9% 647
Total Votes 2,026
Source: Georgia Secretary of State, "Election Results," May 20, 2014 These results are unofficial.

About the district

See also: Coweta County School System, Georgia
Coweta County School System is located in Coweta County, Georgia
Coweta County School System is located in Coweta County, Georgia. The county seat of Coweta County is Newnan. Coweta County is home to 127,317 residents, according to the United States Census Bureau.[1] Coweta County School System is the 19th-largest school district in Georgia, serving 22,508 students students during the 2011-2012 school year.[2]

Demographics

Coweta County underperformed in comparison to the rest of Georgia in terms of higher education achievement and overperformed in terms of median household income in 2012. The United States Census Bureau found that 26.1 percent of Coweta County residents aged 25 years and older had attained a bachelor's degree compared to 27.8 percent for Georgia as a whole. The median household income in Coweta County was $60,675 compared to $49,604 for the state of Georgia. The poverty rate in Coweta County was 11.8 percent compared to 17.4 percent for the entire state.[1]

Racial Demographics, 2012[1]
Race Coweta County (%) Georgia (%)
White 78.1 62.8
Black or African American 17.9 31.2
American Indian and Alaska Native 0.4 0.5
Asian 1.7 3.5
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander 0.1 0.1
Two or More Races 1.8 1.8
Hispanic or Latino 6.8 9.2

Note: The United States Census Bureau considers "Hispanic or Latino" to be a place of origin, not a race. Therefore, the Census allows citizens to report both their race and that they are from a "Hispanic or Latino" place of origin simultaneously. As a result, the percentages in each column of the racial demographics table will exceed 100 percent. Each column will add up to 100 percent after removing the "Hispanic or Latino" place of origin percentages.[3]

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