Texas's 10th congressional district

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Texas's 10th congressional district
Texas's 10th congressional district - since January 3, 2013.
Texas's 10th congressional district - since January 3, 2013.
Current Representative Michael McCaul (RAustin)
Population (2000) 651,619
Median income $52,465
Ethnicity 75.5% White, 9.2% Black, 4.0% Asian, 18.7% Hispanic, 0.4% Native American, 0.3% other
Cook PVI R+11 (2012)

Texas District 10 of the United States House of Representatives is a congressional district that serves the northwestern portion of the Greater Houston region stretching to the Austin area of Texas. The current representative is Michael McCaul.

List of representatives[edit]

Representative Party Term District Residence Note
District created March 4, 1883
John Hancock Democratic March 4, 1883 – March 3, 1885
Joseph D. Sayers Democratic March 4, 1885 – March 3, 1893 Redistricted to the 9th district
Walter Gresham Democratic March 4, 1893 – March 3, 1895
Miles Crowley Democratic March 4, 1895 – March 3, 1897
Robert B. Hawley Republican March 4, 1897 – March 3, 1901
George F. Burgess Democratic March 4, 1901 – March 3, 1903 Redistricted to the 9th district
Albert S. Burleson Democratic March 4, 1903 – March 6, 1913 Redistricted from the 9th district, Resigned after being appointed Postmaster General of the US Postal Service
Vacant March 6, 1913 – April 15, 1913
James P. Buchanan Democratic April 15, 1913 – February 22, 1937 Died
Vacant February 22, 1937 – April 10, 1937
Lyndon B. Johnson Democratic April 10, 1937 – January 3, 1949 Retired to run for US Senate
Homer Thornberry Democratic January 3, 1949 – December 20, 1963 Resigned after being appointed judge of the US District Court for the Western District of Texas
Vacant December 20, 1963 – December 21, 1963
J. J. Pickle Democratic December 21, 1963 – January 3, 1995
Lloyd Doggett Democratic January 3, 1995 – January 3, 2005 Redistricted to the 25th district
Michael McCaul Republican January 3, 2005 – Present Incumbent

2004 Election results[edit]

US House election, 2004: Texas District 10
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Republican Michael McCaul 182,113 78.6 +78.6
Libertarian Robert Fritsche 35,569 15.4 -0.3
Write-In Lorenzo Sadun 13,961 6.0 +6.0
Majority 146,544 63.3
Turnout 231,643
Republican gain from Democratic Swing +81.5

2006 election results[edit]

US House election, 2006: Texas District 10
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Republican Michael McCaul (incumbent) 97,726 55.28 -23.32
Democratic Ted Ankrum 71,415 40.40 +40.4
Libertarian Michael Badnarik 7,614 4.30 -1.7
Turnout 176,755 {{{percentage}}} {{{change}}}

2008 Election Results[edit]

2008 U.S. House Texas Congressional District 10 Election.
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Michael McCaul 179,493 53.9%
Democratic Larry Joe Doherty 143,719 43.1%
Libertarian Matt Finkel 9,871 2.96%

Historical district boundaries[edit]

2007 - 2013

See also[edit]

References[edit]

Coordinates: 29°58′31″N 96°35′41″W / 29.97528°N 96.59472°W / 29.97528; -96.59472