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%
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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