Florida's 3rd Congressional District

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Florida's 3rd Congressional District
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Current incumbentTed Yoho Republican Party
Population700,008
Gender50.3% Male, 49.7% Female
Race79.7% White, 13.4% Black, 2.8% Asian, 0.4% Native American
Ethnicity8.1% Hispanic
Unemployment12.6%
Median household income$42,966
High school graduation rate86.1%
College graduation rate23.2%
Florida's 3rd Congressional District is located in northern Florida and includes the counties of Hamilton, Columbia, Union, Bradford, Gilchrist, Dixie, Lafayette, Suwanee, Levy and parts of Marion, Alachua, Clay and Madison counties.[1]

The current representative of the 3rd Congressional District is Ted Yoho (R).

Elections

2014

See also: Florida's 3rd Congressional District elections, 2014

The 3rd Congressional District of Florida held an election for the U.S. House of Representatives on November 4, 2014. Incumbent Ted Yoho (R) defeated Marihelen Wheeler (D) and Howard Lawson (I) in the general election.

U.S. House, Florida District 3 General Election, 2014
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngTed Yoho Incumbent 65% 148,691
     Democratic Marihelen Wheeler 32.3% 73,910
     Independent Howard Lawson 2.7% 6,208
Total Votes 228,809
Source: Florida Division of Elections

2012

See also: Florida's 3rd Congressional District elections, 2012

The 3rd Congressional District of Florida held an election for the U.S. House of Representatives on November 6, 2012. Republican Ted Yoho won the election in the district.[2][3]

U.S. House, Florida District 3 General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngTed Yoho 64.7% 204,331
     Democratic Jacques Rene Gaillot, Jr. 32.5% 102,468
     Independent Philip Dodds 2.8% 8,870
     Independent Michael Ricks 0% 0
Total Votes 315,669
Source: Florida Secretary of State "Official Election Results, 2012 General Election"
Florida's 3rd Congressional District Republican Primary, 2012
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngTed Yoho 34.4% 22,273
Clifford Stearns 33% 21,398
Steve Oelrich 19% 12,329
James Jett 13.5% 8,769
Total Votes 64,769

2010
On November 2, 2010, Corrine Brown won re-election to the United States House. She defeated Michael "Mike" Yost (R) and Terry Martin-Back (I) in the general election.[4]

U.S. House, Florida District 3 General Election, 2010
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngCorrine Brown incumbent 63% 94,744
     Republican Michael "Mike" Yost 33.9% 50,932
     Independent Terry Martin-Back 3.1% 4,625
Total Votes 150,301

2008
On November 2, 2010, Corrine Brown won re-election to the United States House. She defeated Michael "Mike" Yost (R) and Terry Martin-Back (I) in the general election.[5]

U.S. House, Florida District 3 General Election, 2010
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngCorrine Brown incumbent 63% 94,744
     Republican Michael "Mike" Yost 33.9% 50,932
     Independent Terry Martin-Back 3.1% 4,625
Total Votes 150,301

2006
Corrine Brown (D) ran unopposed for re-election in 2006.

2004
On November 2, 2004, Corrine Brown won re-election to the United States House. She defeated Johnny M. Brown (Write-in) in the general election.[6]

U.S. House, Florida District 3 General Election, 2004
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngCorrine Brown incumbent 99.2% 172,883
     Write-in Johnny M. Brown 0.8% 1,323
Total Votes 174,206

2002
On November 5, 2002, Corrine Brown won re-election to the United States House. She defeated Jennifer Carroll (R) and Jon Arnett (Write-in) in the general election.[7]

U.S. House, Florida District 3 General Election, 2002
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngCorrine Brown incumbent 59.3% 88,462
     Republican Jennifer Carroll 40.7% 60,747
     Write-in Jon Arnett 0% 4
Total Votes 149,213

2000
On November 7, 2000, Corrine Brown won re-election to the United States House. She defeated Jennifer Carroll (R) in the general election.[8]

U.S. House, Florida District 3 General Election, 2000
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngCorrine Brown incumbent 57.6% 102,143
     Republican Jennifer Carroll 42.4% 75,228
     N/A Write-in 0% 1
Total Votes 177,372

Redistricting

2010-2011

This is the 3rd 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 3rd District included portions of Alachua, Clay, Duval, Lake, Marion, Orange, Putnam, Seminole, and Volusia counties.

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