Florida's 21st congressional district

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Florida's 21st congressional district
Florida's 21st congressional district - since January 3, 2013.
Florida's 21st congressional district - since January 3, 2013.
Current Representative Ted Deutch (DBoca Raton)
Cook PVI D+12

Florida's 21st congressional district is an electoral district for the U.S. Congress, located in southeast Florida. The district includes an area stretching from Wellington to Pompano Beach.

From 2003 to 2012, the 21st district was located in Miami-Dade County and included many of the western suburbs of Miami such as Hialeah, Olympia Heights, and Cutler Bay.

The district is currently represented by Democrat Ted Deutch.

List of representatives[edit]

Representative Party Years Congress Note
District created January 3, 1993
Lincoln Diaz-Balart.jpg Lincoln Diaz-Balart Republican January 3, 1993 – January 3, 2011 103rd
104th
105th
106th
107th
108th
109th
110th
111th
Retired
Mario Diaz-Ballart Official.jpg Mario Diaz-Balart Republican January 3, 2011 – January 3, 2013 112th Redistricted to the 25th district
Ted Deutch official portrait.jpg Ted Deutch Democratic January 3, 2013 – present 113th Redistricted from the 19th district

Voting[edit]

Election results from presidential races
Year Office Results
2012 President Barack Obama 61% - Mitt Romney 39%
2008 President John McCain 51% - Barack Obama 49%
2004 President George W. Bush 57% - John Kerry 43%
2000 President George W. Bush 57% - Al Gore 42%

Election Results[edit]

2002[edit]

Florida's 21st Congressional District Election (2002)
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Lincoln Diaz-Balart* ' 100.00%
Totals ' 100.00%
Voter turnout  %
Republican hold

2004[edit]

Florida's 21st Congressional District Election (2004)
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Lincoln Diaz-Balart* 146,507 72.80%
Libertarian Frank Gonzalez 54,736 27.20%
Totals 201,243 100.00%
Voter turnout  %
Republican hold

2006[edit]

Florida's 21st Congressional District Election (2006)
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Lincoln Diaz-Balart* 66,784 59.47%
Democratic Frank Gonzalez 45,522 40.53%
Totals 112,306 100.00%
Voter turnout  %
Republican hold

2008[edit]

Florida's 21st Congressional District Election (2008)
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Lincoln Diaz-Balart* 137,226 57.90%
Democratic Raul L. Martinez 99,776 42.10%
Totals 237,002 100.00%
Voter turnout  %
Republican hold

2010[edit]

Florida's 21st Congressional District Election (2010)
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Mario Diaz-Balart ' 100.00%
Totals ' 100.00%
Voter turnout  %
Republican hold

2012[edit]

Florida's 21st Congressional District Election (2012)
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Ted Deutch 221,263 77.8%
No Party Affiliation W. Michael (Mike) Trout 37,776 13.3%
No Party Affiliation Cesar Henao 25,361 8.9%
Totals 284,400 100.0%
Democratic gain from Republican

Historical district boundaries[edit]

2003 - 2013
The former 21st district covered central Miami-Dade County.

References[edit]

  • The Miami Herald; 3 Fla Congressional Candidates in Spotlight by Lesley Clark; August 27, 2008, page A2

Coordinates: 26°28′07″N 80°12′41″W / 26.46861°N 80.21139°W / 26.46861; -80.21139