Ohio's 4th Congressional District

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Ohio's 4th congressional district
Current incumbentJim Jordan Republican Party
Population721,717
Gender50.1% Male, 49.9% Female
Race90.4% White, 5.6% Black
Ethnicity3.3% Hispanic
Unemployment10.5%
Median household income$45,326
High school graduation rate88.8%
College graduation rate15.8%
Next electionNovember 4, 2014
Ohio's 4th Congressional District is located in the northwestern portion of the state and includes Allen, Auglaize, Shelby, Logan, Union, Champaign, Marion, Crawford, Senecca, Sandusky, Erie, Huron and Lorain counties.[1]

The district previously included the cities of Findlay, Lima, Mansfield, Marion, and Sidney.

The current representative of the 4th congressional district is Jim Jordan (R).

Elections

2012

See also: Ohio's 4th congressional district elections, 2012

The 4th congressional district of Ohio held an election for the U.S. House of Representatives on November 6, 2012. Incumbent Jim Jordan won re-election in the district.[2]

U.S. House, Ohio District 4 General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Jim Slone 36.5% 114,214
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngJim Jordan Incumbent 58.4% 182,643
     Libertarian Chris Kalla 5.2% 16,141
Total Votes 312,998
Source: Ohio Secretary of State, "Official Election Results, 2012 General Election"

2010
On November 2, 2010, Jim Jordan won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Doug Litt and Donald Kissick in the general election.[3]

U.S. House, Ohio District 4, General Election, 2010
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngJim Jordan incumbent 71.7% 146,029
     Democratic Doug Litt 24.6% 50,053
     Libertarian Donald Kissick 3.8% 7,708
Total Votes 203,790

2008
On November 4, 2008, Jim Jordan won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Mike Carroll in the general election.[4]

U.S. House, Ohio District 4, General Election, 2008
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngJim Jordan incumbent 65.2% 186,154
     Democratic Mike Carroll 34.8% 99,499
Total Votes 285,653

2006
On November 7, 2006, Jim Jordan won election to the United States House. He defeated Richard Siferd in the general election.[5]

U.S. House, Ohio District 4, General Election, 2006
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngJim Jordan 60% 129,958
     Democratic Richard Siferd 40% 86,678
Total Votes 216,636

2004
On November 2, 2004, Michael G. Oxley won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Ben Konop (D) in the general election.[6]

U.S. House, Ohio District 4 General Election, 2004
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngMichael G. Oxley incumbent 58.6% 167,807
     Democratic Ben Konop 41.4% 118,538
Total Votes 286,345

2002
On November 5, 2002, Michael G. Oxley won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Jim Clark (D) in the general election.[7]

U.S. House, Ohio District 4 General Election, 2002
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngMichael G. Oxley incumbent 67.5% 120,001
     Democratic Jim Clark 32.5% 57,726
Total Votes 177,727

2000
On November 7, 2000, Michael G. Oxley won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Daniel L. Dickman (D) and Ralph Mullinger (L) in the general election.[8]

U.S. House, Ohio District 4 General Election, 2000
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngMichael G. Oxley incumbent 67.4% 156,510
     Democratic Daniel L. Dickman 29% 67,330
     Libertarian Ralph Mullinger 3.6% 8,278
Total Votes 232,118

Redistricting

2010-2011

This is the 4th congressional district prior to the 2010 redistricting.
See also: Redistricting in Ohio

The Ohio State Legislature recently approved a new map of the congressional districts based on updated population information from the 2010 census.[9]

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