Indiana's 3rd Congressional District

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Indiana's 3rd congressional district
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Current incumbentMarlin Stutzman Republican Party
Population722,205
Gender49.4% Male, 50.6% Female
Race88.2% White, 61.% Black, 1.6% Asian
Ethnicity5.5% Hispanic
Unemployment10%
Median household income$46,504
High school graduation rate87.3%
College graduation rate21%
Next electionNovember 4, 2014
The 3rd Congressional District of Indiana is a congressional district located in the northeastern portion of the state.

Indiana's 3rd Congressional District is based in Fort Wayne and includes the northeastern part of the state, including Goshen. Also included are LaGrange, Steuben, DeKalb, Noble, Kosclusko, Whitley, Allen, Adams, Wells, Huntington, Jay and Blackford counties and part of Randolph County.[1]

Previously the district was based in Fort Wayne, and included Goshen.

The current representative of the 3rd congressional district is Marlin Stutzman (R).

Elections

2014

See also: Indiana's 3rd congressional district elections, 2014

The 3rd congressional district of Indiana will hold an election for the U.S. House of Representatives on November 4, 2014.

2012

See also: Indiana's 3rd congressional district elections, 2012

The 3rd congressional district of Indiana held an election for the U.S. House of Representatives on November 6, 2012, in which incumbent Marlin Stutzman (R) won re-election. He defeated Kevin Boyd (D) in the general election.[2]

U.S. House, Indiana District 3 General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngMarlin Stutzman Incumbent 67% 187,872
     Democratic Kevin Boyd 33% 92,363
Total Votes 280,235
Source: Indiana Secretary of State "House of Representatives Election Results"

2010
On November 2, 2010, Marlin Stutzman won election to the United States House. He defeated Thomas Hayhurst (D), Scott Wise (L), Tom Metzger (I) and Wes Stephens (I) in the general election.[3]

U.S. House, Indiana District 3 General Election, 2010
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngMarlin A. Stutzman 62.8% 116,140
     Democratic Thomas Hayhurst 33.1% 61,267
     Libertarian Scott Wise 4.1% 7,631
     Independent Tom Metzger 0% 10
     Independent Wes Stephens 0% 1
Total Votes 185,049

Stutzman was elected in a November 2, 2010 special election to fill the rest of resigning Representative Mark Souder's term. He was simultaneously elected to a full two year term through 2013.

2008
On November 4, 2008, Mark E. Souder won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Michael A. "Mike" Montagano (D) and William R. Larsen (L) in the general election.[4]

U.S. House, Indiana District 3 General Election, 2008
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngMark E. Souder incumbent 55% 155,693
     Democratic Michael A. "Mike" Montagano 39.7% 112,309
     Libertarian William R. Larsen 5.3% 14,877
Total Votes 282,879

2006
On November 7, 2006, Mark E. Souder won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Thomas Hayhurt (D) in the general election.[5]

U.S. House, Indiana District 3 General Election, 2006
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngMark E. Souder incumbent 54.3% 95,421
     Democratic Thomas Hayhurt 45.7% 80,357
Total Votes 175,778

2004
On November 2, 2004, Mark E. Souder won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Maria M. Parra (D) in the general election.[6]

U.S. House, Indiana District 3 General Election, 2004
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngMark E. Souder incumbent 69.2% 171,389
     Democratic Maria M. Parra 30.8% 76,232
Total Votes 247,621

2002
On November 5, 2002, Mark E. Souder won election to the United States House. He defeated Jay Ridgon (D) and Mike Donlan (L) in the general election.[7]

U.S. House, Indiana District 3 General Election, 2002
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngMark E. Souder 63.1% 92,556
     Democratic Jay Ridgon 34.5% 50,509
     Libertarian Mike Donlan 2.4% 3,531
Total Votes 146,596

2000
On November 7, 2000, Tim Roemer (D) won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Chris Chocola (R) and Scott C. Baker (L) in the general election.[8]

U.S. House, Indiana District 3 General Election, 2000
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngTim Roemer incumbent 63.1% 131,051
     Republican Chris Chocola 35.9% 74,492
     Libertarian Scott C. Baker 1% 2,050
     N/A Write-in 0% 5
Total Votes 207,598

Redistricting

2010-2011

This is the 3rd congressional district of Indiana after the 2001 redistricting process.
See also: Redistricting in Indiana

In 2011, the Indiana State Legislature re-drew the congressional districts based on updated population information from the 2010 census.


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