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Florida's 7th Congressional District

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Florida's 7th Congressional District
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Current incumbentJohn L. Mica Republican Party
Population702,203
Gender49.6% Male, 50.4% Female
Race79.7% White, 9.9% Black, 3.7% Asian, 0.3% Native American
Ethnicity19.2% Hispanic
Unemployment10.5%
Median household income$51,007
High school graduation rate91.3%
College graduation rate32.6%
Next electionNovember 4, 2014
The 7th Congressional District of Florida is a congressional district located in Florida.

Florida's 7th Congressional District is located in eastern Florida and includes parts of Seminole, Orange and Volusia counties.[1]

The current representative of the 7th Congressional District is John Mica (R).

Elections

2014

See also: Florida's 7th Congressional District elections, 2014

The 7th Congressional District of Florida will hold an election for the U.S. House of Representatives on November 4, 2014.

2012

See also: Florida's 7th Congressional District elections, 2012

The 7th District of Florida held an election for the U.S. House of Representatives on November 6, 2012. Incumbent John L. Mica won re-election in the district.[2][3]

U.S. House, Florida District 7 General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngJohn L. Mica Incumbent 58.7% 185,518
     Democratic Jason Kendall 41.3% 130,479
     Independent Fred Marra 0% 13
Total Votes 316,010
Source: Florida Secretary of State "Official Election Results, 2012 General Election"
U.S. House, Florida District 7 Democratic Primary, 2012
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngJason Kendall 61.3% 12,816
Nicholas Ruiz III 38.7% 8,088
Total Votes 20,904
U.S. House, Florida District 7 Republican Primary, 2012
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngJohn Mica Incumbent 61.2% 32,119
Sandra Adams Incumbent 38.8% 20,404
Total Votes 52,523

2010
On November 2, 2010, John L. Mica won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Heather Beaven (D) in the general election.[4]

U.S. House, Florida District 7 General Election, 2010
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngJohn L. Mica incumbent 69% 185,470
     Democratic Heather Beaven 31% 83,206
Total Votes 268,676

2008
On November 4, 2008, John L. Mica won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Faye Armitage (D) in the general election.[5]

U.S. House, Florida District 7 General Election, 2008
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngJohn L. Mica incumbent 62% 238,721
     Democratic Faye Armitage 38% 146,292
Total Votes 385,013

2006
On November 7, 2006, John L. Mica won re-election to the United States House. He defeated John F. Chagnon (D) in the general election.[6]

U.S. House, Florida District 7 General Election, 2006
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngJohn L. Mica incumbent 63.1% 149,656
     Democratic John F. Chagnon 36.9% 87,584
Total Votes 237,240

2004
Mica ran unopposed for re-election in 2004.

2002
On November 5, 2002, John L. Mica won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Wayne Hogan (D) in the general election.[7]

U.S. House, Florida District 7 General Election, 2002
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngJohn L. Mica incumbent 59.6% 142,147
     Democratic Wayne Hogan 40.4% 96,444
Total Votes 238,591

2000
On November 7, 2000, John L. Mica won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Dan Vaughen (D) in the general election.[8]

U.S. House, Florida District 7 General Election, 2000
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngJohn L. Mica incumbent 63.2% 171,018
     Democratic Dan Vaughen 36.8% 99,531
     N/A Write-in 0% 11
Total Votes 270,560

Redistricting

2010-2011

This is the 7th 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 7th District consisted of the suburban area between Orlando and Daytona Beach and includes St. Augustine, the first settlement in the United States. The district included all of Flagler and St. Johns counties, a very small portion of eastern Putnam County, parts of Volusia County including the central area of (DeLand, Deltona) and the northeastern coastal areas of (Ormond Beach and Daytona Beach), much of western Seminole County, and a small, predominantly suburban portion of Orange County.

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