Ohio's 24th congressional district

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The 24th congressional district of Ohio was created for the 1966 election (after the banning of at-large seats by the Voting Rights Act of 1965). It was eliminated in the redistricting following the 1970 census.

List of representatives[edit]

Representative Party Congress(es) Year(s) Notes
District created January 3, 1967
Buz Lukens 91st Congress 1969.jpg Buz Lukens Republican 90th91st January 3, 1967 –
January 3, 1971
Walter E. Powell 93rd Congress 1973.jpg Walter E. Powell Republican 92nd January 3, 1971 –
January 3, 1973
Redistricted to the 8th district
District inactive 93rd
January 3, 1973 –

Election results[edit]

The following chart shows historic election results. Bold name indicates victor. Italic name indicates incumbent.

Year Democratic Republican Other
1966 James H. Pelley: 43,418 Donald E. "Buz" Lukens: 61,194  
1968 Lloyd D. Miller: 44,400 Donald E. "Buz" Lukens: 105,350  
1970 James D. Ruppert: 55,455 Walter E. Powell*: 63,344 Joseph F. Payton (AI): 4,179