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The district was previously very densely populated and covered only three counties. It included the cities of Oklahoma City, Edmond, Shawnee and Seminole.
 
The district was previously very densely populated and covered only three counties. It included the cities of Oklahoma City, Edmond, Shawnee and Seminole.
  
The current representative of the 5th congressional district is [[James Lankford]] (R).
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The current representative of the 5th Congressional District is [[James Lankford]] (R).
  
 
==Elections==
 
==Elections==
 
===2014===
 
===2014===
::''See also: [[Oklahoma's 5th congressional district elections, 2014]]''
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::''See also: [[Oklahoma's 5th Congressional District elections, 2014]]''
  
The 5th congressional district of Oklahoma will hold an election for the [[U.S. House elections, 2014|U.S. House of Representatives]] on November 4, 2014.
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The 5th Congressional District of Oklahoma will hold an election for the [[U.S. House elections, 2014|U.S. House of Representatives]] on November 4, 2014.
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===2012===
 
===2012===
::''See also: [[Oklahoma's 5th congressional district elections, 2012]]''
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::''See also: [[Oklahoma's 5th Congressional District elections, 2012]]''
 
   
 
   
The 5th congressional district of Oklahoma held an election for the [[U.S. House elections, 2012|U.S. House of Representatives]] on November 6, 2012. Incumbent [[James Lankford]] won re-election in the district.<ref>[http://www.politico.com/2012-election/results/house/oklahoma/ ''Politico'' "2012 Election Map, Oklahoma"]</ref>
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The 5th Congressional District of Oklahoma held an election for the [[U.S. House elections, 2012|U.S. House of Representatives]] on November 6, 2012. Incumbent [[James Lankford]] won re-election in the district.<ref>[http://www.politico.com/2012-election/results/house/oklahoma/ ''Politico'', "2012 Election Map, Oklahoma," accessed November 7, 2012]</ref>
 
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===2010===
 
===2010===
On November 2, 2010, Lankford won election to the [[United States House of Representatives]]. He defeated Billy Coyle, Clark Duffe and Dave White in the general election.<ref>[http://clerk.house.gov/member_info/electionInfo/2010election.pdf ''U.S. Congress House Clerk'' "Statistics of the Congressional Election of November 2, 2010"]</ref>
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On November 2, 2010, Lankford won election to the [[United States House of Representatives]]. He defeated Billy Coyle, Clark Duffe and Dave White in the general election.<ref>[http://clerk.house.gov/member_info/electionInfo/2010election.pdf ''U.S. Congress House Clerk'', "Statistics of the Congressional Election of November 2, 2010," accessed March 28, 2013]</ref>
  
 
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==Redistricting==
 
==Redistricting==
 
===2010-2011===
 
===2010-2011===
[[File:OK Congressional District 5 2000-2010.jpg|thumb|300px|This is the 5th congressional district prior to the 2010 [[Redistricting in Oklahoma|redistricting]].]]
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[[File:OK Congressional District 5 2000-2010.jpg|thumb|300px|This is the 5th Congressional District prior to the 2010 [[Redistricting in Oklahoma|redistricting]].]]
 
::''See also: [[Redistricting in Oklahoma]]''
 
::''See also: [[Redistricting in Oklahoma]]''
The [[Oklahoma State Legislature]], in April 2011, approved a new map of the congressional districts based on updated population information from the 2010 census. Governor [[Mary Fallin]] signed the new map into law on May 20, 2011.<ref>[http://www.tulsaworld.com/news/article.aspx?subjectid=336&articleid=20110520_336_0_OKLAHO961151 ''Tulsa World'' "Fallin sings House, Senate redistricting bills" Accessed January 26, 2012]</ref>
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In April 2011, the [[Oklahoma State Legislature]] approved a new map of the congressional districts based on updated population information from the 2010 census. Governor [[Mary Fallin]] signed the new map into law on May 20, 2011.<ref>[http://www.tulsaworld.com/news/article.aspx?subjectid=336&articleid=20110520_336_0_OKLAHO961151 ''Tulsa World'', "Fallin sings House, Senate redistricting bills," accessed January 26, 2012] ''([[dead link]])''</ref>
  
==External links==
 
*[http://www.opencongress.org/states/OK/districts/5 OpenCongress District 5]
 
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==See also==
 
==See also==
 
*[[Redistricting in Oklahoma]]
 
*[[Redistricting in Oklahoma]]
*[[Oklahoma's 5th congressional district elections, 2012]]
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==External links==
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*[http://www.opencongress.org/states/OK/districts/5 OpenCongress District 5]
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==References==
 
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Latest revision as of 11:13, 17 October 2014

Oklahoma's 5th Congressional District
Oklahoma's 5th.JPG
Current incumbentJames Lankford Republican Party
Population762,555
Gender49% Male, 51% Female
Race69.29% White, 13.66% Black, 4.72% American Indian and Alaska Native, 2.71% Asian
Ethnicity14.88% Hispanic
Unemployment7.5%
Median household income$42,029
High school graduation rate85.3%
College graduation rate29.0%
Next electionNovember 4, 2014
Oklahoma's 5th Congressional District is located in the central portion of the state and includes Oklahoma, Pottawatomie and Seminole counties.[1]

The district was previously very densely populated and covered only three counties. It included the cities of Oklahoma City, Edmond, Shawnee and Seminole.

The current representative of the 5th Congressional District is James Lankford (R).

Elections

2014

See also: Oklahoma's 5th Congressional District elections, 2014

The 5th Congressional District of Oklahoma will hold an election for the U.S. House of Representatives on November 4, 2014.

General election candidates


August 26, 2014, Republican runoff primary

Note: No candidate secured more than 50 percent of the vote in the June 24, 2014, primary election. A runoff primary election was held between the top two candidates.[3]


August 26, 2014, Democratic runoff primary

Note: No candidate secured more than 50 percent of the vote in the June 24, 2014, primary election. A runoff primary election was held between the top two candidates.[3]


June 24, 2014, primary results

Republican Party Republican Primary

Democratic Party Democratic Primary

2012

See also: Oklahoma's 5th Congressional District elections, 2012

The 5th Congressional District of Oklahoma held an election for the U.S. House of Representatives on November 6, 2012. Incumbent James Lankford won re-election in the district.[9]

U.S. House, Oklahoma District 5 General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Tom Guild 37.3% 97,504
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngJames Lankford Incumbent 58.7% 153,603
     Independent Pat Martin 2.1% 5,394
     Libertarian Robert T. Murphy 2% 5,176
Total Votes 261,677
Source: Oklahoma Secretary of State "Official Election Results, 2012 General Election"

2010

On November 2, 2010, Lankford won election to the United States House of Representatives. He defeated Billy Coyle, Clark Duffe and Dave White in the general election.[10]

U.S. House of Representatives, Oklahoma Congressional District 5 Election, 2010
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngJames Lankford 62.5% 123,236
     Democratic Billy Coyle 34.5% 68,074
     Independent Clark Duffe 1.6% 3,067
     Independent Dave White 1.4% 2,728
Total Votes 197,105

Redistricting

2010-2011

This is the 5th Congressional District prior to the 2010 redistricting.
See also: Redistricting in Oklahoma

In April 2011, the Oklahoma State Legislature approved a new map of the congressional districts based on updated population information from the 2010 census. Governor Mary Fallin signed the new map into law on May 20, 2011.[11]

See also

External links

References