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Florida's 1st Congressional District

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Florida's 1st Congressional District
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Current incumbentJeff Miller Republican Party
Population703,033
Gender49.7% Male, 50.3% Female
Race77.9% White, 13.1% Black, 2.5% Asian, 0.56% Native American, 0.17% Pacific Islander
Ethnicity5.4% Hispanic
Unemployment10.2%
Median household income$46,401
High school graduation rate89.1%
College graduation rate25.5%
Next electionNovember 4, 2014
The 1st Congressional District of Florida is a congressional district which covers the state's western panhandle.

It includes Escambia, Santa Rosa, Okaloosa, Walton and part of Holmes counties.[1]

The current representative of the 1st Congressional District is Jeff Miller (R).

Elections

2014

See also: Florida's 1st Congressional District elections, 2014

The 1st Congressional District of Florida will hold an election for the U.S. House of Representatives on November 4, 2014.

2012

See also: Florida's 1st Congressional District elections, 2012

The 1st Congressional District of Florida held an election for the U.S. House of Representatives on November 6, 2012. Incumbent Jeff Miller won re-election in the district.[2]

U.S. House, Florida District 1 General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic James Bryan 27.1% 92,961
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngJeff Miller Incumbent 69.6% 238,440
     Libertarian Calen Fretts 3.3% 11,176
     Write-In William Drummond II 0% 17
Total Votes 342,594
Source: Florida Secretary of State "Official Election Results, 2012 General Election"

2010
On November 2, 2010, Jeff Miller won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Joe Cantrell (Independent), John Krause (Independent) and Jim Bryan (Write-in) in the general election.[3]

U.S. House, Florida District 1 General Election, 2010
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngJeff Miller incumbent 80% 170,821
     Independent Joe Cantrell 10.9% 23,250
     Independent John Krause 8.5% 18,253
     Write-in Jim Bryan 0.6% 1,202
Total Votes 213,526

2008
On November 4, 2008, Jeff Miller won re-election to the United States House. He defeated James "Jim" Bryan (D) in the general election.[4]

U.S. House, Florida District 1 General Election, 2008
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngJeff Miller incumbent 70.2% 232,559
     Democratic James "Jim" Bryan 29.8% 98,797
Total Votes 331,356

2006
On November 7, 2006, Jeff Miller won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Joe Roberts (D) in the general election.[5]

U.S. House, Florida District 1 General Election, 2006
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngJeff Miller incumbent 68.5% 135,786
     Democratic Joe Roberts 31.5% 62,340
Total Votes 198,126

2004
On November 2, 2004, Jeff Miller won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Mark S. Coutu (D) in the general election.[6]

U.S. House, Florida District 1 General Election, 2004
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngJeff Miller incumbent 76.5% 236,604
     Democratic Mark Coutu 23.5% 72,506
Total Votes 309,110

2002
On November 5, 2002, Jeff Miller won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Bert Oram (D) and Tom Wells (Write-in) in the general election.[7]

U.S. House, Florida District 1 General Election, 2002
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngJeff Miller incumbent 74.6% 152,635
     Democratic Bert Oram 25.4% 51,972
     Write-in Tom Wells 0% 19
Total Votes 204,626

2000
On November 7, 2000, Joe Scarborough won re-election to the United States House. He ran unopposed in the general election.[8]

U.S. House, Florida District 1 General Election, 2000
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngJoe Scarborough incumbent 99.5% 226,473
     N/A Write-in 0.5% 1,066
Total Votes 227,539

Redistricting

2010-2011

This is the 1st Congressional District of Florida after the 2001 redistricting process.
See also: Redistricting in Florida

In 2011, the Florida State Legislature re-drew the congressional districts based on updated population information from the 2010 census. Prior to redistricting the 1st District covered the state's western Panhandle. The district included all of Escambia, Holmes, Washington, and Santa Rosa counties and portions of Okaloosa and Walton counties. The district was anchored in Pensacola and also included Fort Walton Beach and stretched along the Redneck Riveria.

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