South Carolina's 7th Congressional District
|South Carolina's 7th Congressional District|
|Current incumbent||Tom Rice|
|Gender||48% Male, 52% Female|
|Race||65.4% White, 29.6% Black, 1% Asian|
|Median household income||$36,940|
|High school graduation rate||83.2%|
|College graduation rate||19.8%|
|Next election||November 4, 2014|
South Carolina's 7th Congressional District is located in the eastern portion of the state and includes Marlboro, Darlington, Florence, Dillion, Marion, Horry and Georgetown counties. South Carolina has not had a 7th Congressional District since 1932.
The current representative of the 7th Congressional District is Tom Rice (R).
The 7th Congressional District of South Carolina will hold an election for the U.S. House of Representatives on November 4, 2014.
|U.S. House, South Carolina District 7 General Election, 2012|
|Democratic||Gloria Bromell Tinubu||44.4%||122,389|
|Source: South Carolina State Election Commission "Official Election Results, 2012 General Election"|
- See also: Redistricting in South Carolina
The S.C. Legislature adopted a new redistricting map, and the Department of Justice approved it in October 2010. As a result, South Carolina gained a new, 7th Congressional District.