Florida's 18th congressional district
Previously the district included St. Lucie and Martin counties, and part of Palm Beach county.
The current representative of the 18th congressional district is Patrick Murphy (D).
The 18th district of Florida held an election for the U.S. House of Representatives on November 6, 2012.
|U.S. House, Florida, District 18 General Election, 2012|
|Write-In||Marilyn Davis Holloman||0%||55|
|Source: Florida Secretary of State "Official Election Results, 2012 General Election"|
|U.S. House of Representatives, Florida's 18th Congressional District, 2010|
|Republican||Ileana Ros-Lehtinen Incumbent||68.9%||102,360|
|Democratic||Rolando A. Banciella||31.1%||46,235|
- 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 18th district included portions of Miami-Dade and Monroe counties. The Miami-Dade section included most of the city of Miami, the South Beach section of Miami Beach, and many of the southern Miami suburbs, including Coral Gables and Coral Terrace. The Monroe County section of the district included all of the Florida Keys.