Florida's 27th Congressional District

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Florida's 27th Congressional District
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Current incumbentIleana Ros-Lehtinen Republican Party
Population712,083
Gender49.5% Male, 50.5% Female
Race86.3% White, 8.3% Black, 1.7% Asian, 0.2% Native American
Ethnicity72.7% Hispanic
Unemployment13%
Median household income$38,679
High school graduation rate75.7%
College graduation rate27.5%
Next electionNovember 4, 2014
Florida's 27th Congressional District is a new district that was created as a result of the 2010 Census.[1] It is entirely within Miami-Dade county.[2]

The current representative of the 27th Congressional District is Ileana Ros-Lehtinen (R).

Elections

2014

See also: Florida's 27th Congressional District elections, 2014

The 27th Congressional District of Florida will hold an election for the U.S. House of Representatives on November 4, 2014.

General election candidates


August 26, 2014, primary results

Republican Party Republican Primary

Democratic Party Democratic Primary

No candidates filed to run

Failed to file

U.S. House, Florida District 27 General Election, 2014
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Ileana Ros-Lehtinen Incumbent 0% 0
Total Votes 0

2012

See also: Florida's 27th Congressional District elections, 2012

The 27th District of Florida held an election for the U.S. House of Representatives on November 6, 2012. Incumbent from the 18th District, Ileana Ros-Lehtinen won the election in the district.[4]

U.S. House, Florida District 27 General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngIleana Ros-Lehtinen Incumbent 60.2% 138,488
     Democratic Manny Yevancey 36.9% 85,020
     Independent Thomas Joe Cruz-Wiggins 2.9% 6,663
Total Votes 230,171
Source: Florida Secretary of State "Official Election Results, 2012 General Election"

Redistricting

2012

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. Florida's 27th Congressional District is a new district that will be created as a result of the 2010 Census.[5] It is entirely within Miami-Dade county.[2]

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