Florida's 25th congressional district
|Florida's 25th congressional district|
Florida's 25th congressional district - since January 3, 2017
|Current Representative||Mario Diaz-Balart (R–Miami)|
|Area||3,678 sq mi (9,530 km2)|
Florida's 25th congressional district is a congressional district in the U.S. state of Florida. The district stretches from suburbs west of Miami west along the northern border of The Everglades along Alligator Alley to communities east of Naples and Marco Island. The district has a large Cuban American population, making up 44.3% of the population, the most of any district in the country
The prior 25th district, from 2003 through 2012, stretched across a great swath of the Everglades and included parts of Collier, Miami-Dade, and Hendry counties. It took in the Miami-Dade municipalities of Homestead, Leisure City, and Cutler Bay.
List of representatives
|District created||January 3, 2003|
|Mario Diaz-Balart||Republican||January 3, 2003 –
January 3, 2011
|First elected in 2002.
Re-elected in 2004.
Re-elected in 2006.
Re-elected in 2008.
Moved to the 21st district and re-elected.
|112th||David Rivera||Republican||January 3, 2011 –
January 3, 2013
|First elected in 2010.|
Redistricted to the 26th district and lost re-election.
|Mario Diaz-Balart||Republican||January 3, 2013 –
|Redistricted from the 21st district and re-elected in 2012.
Re-elected in 2014.
Re-elected in 2016.
- NOTE: Rory Arrojo ran as a candidate on the Tea Party platform on the ballot.
- NOTE: Craig Porter ran as a candidate on the Florida Whig Party platform on the ballot.
Living former representatives
As of January 2017[update], there is one former member of the U.S. House of Representatives from Florida's 25th congressional district who is currently living at this time.
|Representative||Term of office||Date of birth (and age)|
|David Rivera||2011–2013||September 16, 1965|
- "Congressional Plan--SC14-1905 (Ordered by The Florida Supreme Court, 2-December-2015)" (PDF). Florida Senate Committee on Reapportionment. Retrieved 11 January 2017.
- "Partisan Voting Index – Districts of the 115th Congress" (PDF). The Cook Political Report. April 7, 2017. Retrieved April 7, 2017.
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