Florida's 24th congressional district

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Florida's 24th congressional district
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Florida's 24th congressional district - since January 3, 2017
Current Representative Frederica Wilson (DMiami)
Area 115[1] sq mi (300 km2)
Population (2015) 745,862
Median income $38,016
Ethnicity
Cook PVI D+34[2]

Florida's 24th congressional district is an electoral district for the U.S. Congress, located in southeast Florida. It was reassigned after the 2010 U.S. Census, and includes an area from Miami to Miramar.

From 2003 to 2012, the 24th district had been created after the 2000 U.S. Census and included portions of Brevard County (including Titusville) and parts of Orange, Seminole, and Volusia counties. The district encompassed Port Orange, Winter Park, Edgewater, and New Smyrna Beach.

The district is represented by Democrat Frederica Wilson.

It is the most heavily Democratic district in both Florida and the entire Southeastern United States.

Voter Registration[edit]

As of November 2016:

  • Democrats: 253,606 (64.99%)
  • Independents: 89,084 (22.83%)
  • Republicans: 43,218 (11.07%)
  • Others: 4,264 (1.09%)[3]

List of representatives[edit]

Congress(es) Representative Party Years Note
District created January 3, 2003
108th
109th
110th
Tom Feeney congressional portrait.jpg Tom Feeney Republican January 3, 2003 –
January 3, 2009
Lost re-election
111th Suzanne Kosmas official photo.JPG Suzanne Kosmas Democratic January 3, 2009 –
January 3, 2011
Lost re-election
112th Sandy Adams, Official Portrait, 112th Congress.jpg Sandy Adams Republican January 3, 2011 –
January 3, 2013
Redistricted to the 7th district and lost renomination there
113th
114th
115th
Frederica Wilson official House portrait.jpg Frederica Wilson Democratic January 3, 2013 –
present
Redistricted from the 17th district

Election results from recent presidential races[edit]

Year Results
2000 George W. Bush 53% - Al Gore 47%
2004 George W. Bush 55% - John Kerry 45%
2008 John McCain 51% - Barack Obama 49%
2012 Barack Obama 85.7% - Mitt Romney 13.9%
2016 Hillary Clinton 83.0% - Donald Trump 15.2%

Election Results[edit]

2002[edit]

Florida's 24th Congressional District Election (2002)
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Tom Feeney* 135,567 61.84
Democratic Harry Jacobs 83,667 38.16
Total votes 219,234 100.00
Voter turnout  %
Republican hold

2004[edit]

Florida's 24th Congressional District Election (2004)
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Tom Feeney* ' 100.00
Total votes ' 100.00
Voter turnout  %
Republican hold

2006[edit]

Florida's 24th Congressional District Election (2006)
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Tom Feeney* 123,795 57.94
Democratic Clint Curtis 89,863 42.06
Total votes 213,658 100.00
Voter turnout  %
Republican hold

2008[edit]

Florida's 24th Congressional District Election (2008)
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Suzanne Kosmas 211,284 57.20
Republican Tom Feeney* 151,863 41.11
Independent Guarav Bhola 6,223 1.69
Total votes 369,370 100.00
Voter turnout  %
Democratic gain from Republican

2010[edit]

Florida's 24th Congressional District Election (2010)
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Sandy Adams 146,129 59.64
Democratic Suzanne Kosmas* 98,787 40.32
No party Others 115 0.05%
Total votes 245,031 100.00
Voter turnout  %
Republican gain from Democratic

Living former Members of the U.S. House of Representatives from Florida's 24th congressional district[edit]

As of January 2017, there are three former members of the U.S. House of Representatives from Florida's 24th congressional district who are currently living at this time.

Representative Term in office Date of birth (and age)
Tom Feeney 2003–2009 (1958-05-21) May 21, 1958 (age 59)
Suzanne Kosmas 2009–2011 (1944-02-25) February 25, 1944 (age 73)
Sandy Adams 2011–2013 (1956-12-14) December 14, 1956 (age 60)

Historical district boundaries[edit]

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ "Congressional Plan--SC14-1905 (Ordered by The Florida Supreme Court, 2-December-2015)" (PDF). Florida Senate Committee on Reapportionment. Retrieved 11 January 2017. 
  2. ^ "Partisan Voting Index – Districts of the 115th Congress" (PDF). The Cook Political Report. April 7, 2017. Retrieved April 7, 2017. 
  3. ^ "2016 General Election Active Registered Voters By Congressional District" (PDF). 


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External links[edit]

Coordinates: 25°54′26″N 80°13′09″W / 25.90722°N 80.21917°W / 25.90722; -80.21917