Texas' 34th Congressional District
|Texas' 34th congressional district|
|Current incumbent||Filemon Vela|
|Gender||51.2% Female, 48.8% Male|
|Race||89.6% White, 1.5% Black|
|Median household income||$32,333|
|High school graduation rate||64.6%|
|College graduation rate||13.4%|
|Next election||November 4, 2014|
Texas' 34th Congressional District is located in the southern portion of the state and includes Gonzales, Dewitt, Goliad, Bee, San Patricio, Jim Wells, Kleberg, Kenedy, Willacy, Cameron and Hidalgo counties.
The current representative of the 34th congressional district is Filemon Vela (D).
The 34th congressional district of Texas held an election for the U.S. House of Representatives on November 6, 2012 in which Filemon Vela (D) won election. He defeated Jessica Puente Bradshaw (R) and Steven Shanklin (L) in the general election.
|U.S. House, Texas District 34 General Election, 2012|
|Republican||Jessica Puente Bradshaw||36.2%||52,448|
|Source: Texas Secretary of State "Official Election Results, 2012 General Election"|
- See also: Redistricting in Texas
- OpenCongress Texas's 34th Congressional District
- GovTrack.us Texas's 34th Congressional District & Map