Florida's 24th Congressional District

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Florida's 24th Congressional District
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Current incumbentFrederica Wilson Democratic Party
Population693,086
Gender47.5% Male, 52.5% Female
Race37.7% White, 56.2% Black, 1.9% Asian
Ethnicity29.5% Hispanic
Unemployment16%
Median household income$36,062
High school graduation rate77.8%
College graduation rate19.2%
Florida's 24th Congressional District is located in southern Florida and consists of portions of Broward and Miami-Dade counties.[1]

The current representative of the 24th Congressional District is Frederica S. Wilson (D).

Elections

2014

See also: Florida's 24th Congressional District elections, 2014

The 24th Congressional District of Florida held an election for the U.S. House of Representatives on November 4, 2014. Incumbent Frederica Wilson (D) defeated Dufirstson Julio Neree (R) and Luis Fernandez (I) in the general election.

U.S. House, Florida District 24 General Election, 2014
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngFrederica Wilson Incumbent 86.2% 129,192
     Republican Dufirstson Julio Neree 10.2% 15,239
     Independent Luis Fernandez 3.7% 5,487
     Write-in Alejandro Walters 0% 0
Total Votes 149,918
Source: Florida Division of Elections

2012

See also: Florida's 24th Congressional District elections, 2012

The 24th district of Florida held an election for the U.S. House of Representatives on November 6, 2012. Incumbent from the 17th District, Frederica S. Wilson won the election in the district.[2]

2010
On November 2, 2010, Sandra "Sandy" Adams won election to the United States House. She defeated Suzanne M. Kosmas (D) and Nicholas Ruiz III (Write-in) in the general election.[3]

U.S. House, Florida District 24, 2010
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngSandra "Sandy" Adams 59.6% 146,129
     Democratic Suzanne M. Kosmas incumbent 40.3% 98,787
     Write-in Nicholas Ruiz III 0% 115
Total Votes 245,031

2008
On November 4, 2008, Suzanne M. Kosmas won election to the United States House. She defeated Tom Feeney (R) and Gaurav Bhola (No Party Affiliation) in the general election.[4]

U.S. House, Florida District 24, 2008
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngSuzanne M. Kosmas 57.2% 211,284
     Republican Tom Feeney incumbent 41.1% 151,863
     Write-in Gaurav Bhola 1.7% 6,223
Total Votes 369,370

2006
On November 7, 2006, Tom Feeney won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Clint Curtis (D) in the general election.[5]

U.S. House, Florida District 24, 2006
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngTom Feeney incumbent 57.9% 123,795
     Democratic Clint Curtis 42.1% 89,863
Total Votes 213,658

2004
Tom Feeney (R) ran unopposed for re-election in 2004.

2002
On November 5, 2002, Tom Feeney won election to the United States House. He defeated Harry Jacobs (D) in the general election.[6]

U.S. House, Florida District 24, 2002
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngTom Feeney 61.8% 135,576
     Democratic Harry Jacobs incumbent 38.2% 83,667
Total Votes 219,243

Redistricting

2010-2011

This is the 24th 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 24th District included portions of Brevard County (including Titusville) and parts of Orange, Seminole, and Volusia counties. The district also encompassed Port Orange, Winter Park, Edgewater, and New Smyrna Beach.

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