North Carolina's 7th congressional district

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North Carolina's 7th congressional district
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North Carolina's 7th congressional district - since January 3, 2017.
U.S. RepresentativeDavid Rouzer (RMcGee Crossroads)
Distribution
  • 52.92[1]% urban
  • 47.08% rural
Population (2016)780,442[2]
Median income39,710
Ethnicity
Cook PVIR+9[3]

North Carolina's 7th congressional district stretches from Wilmington and the South Carolina border to the southern suburbs of Raleigh.

The district is represented by Rep. David Rouzer, a Republican. He has been in office since 2015.

From 2003 to 2013 it covered Bladen, Brunswick, Columbus, Cumberland, Duplin, New Hanover, Pender, Robeson, and Sampson counties.

List of members[edit]

Representative Party Years Electoral history
District created March 4, 1793
William B. Grove Pro-Administration March 4, 1793 –
March 3, 1795
Redistricted from the 5th district.
Federalist March 4, 1795 –
March 3, 1803
Samuel D. Purviance Federalist March 4, 1803 –
March 3, 1805
[Data unknown/missing.]
Duncan McFarlan Democratic-Republican March 4, 1805 –
March 3, 1807
[Data unknown/missing.]
John Culpepper Federalist March 4, 1807 –
January 2, 1808
Elected in 1806.

Seat declared vacant when election contested.
Vacant January 2, 1808 –
February 23, 1808
John Culpepper Federalist February 23, 1808 –
March 3, 1809
Elected to finish his vacant term.
Re-elected in 1808.

[Data unknown/missing.]
Archibald McBryde Federalist March 4, 1809 –
March 3, 1813
[Data unknown/missing.]
John Culpepper Federalist March 4, 1813 –
March 3, 1817
Elected in 1813.
Re-elected in 1815.

Lost re-election.
Vacant March 3, 1817 –
January 5, 1818
Member-elect Alexander McMillan died sometime in 1817.
James Stewart Federalist January 5, 1818 –
March 3, 1819
Elected to finish McMillan's term.
John Culpepper Federalist March 4, 1819 –
March 3, 1821
Elected in 1821.

Lost re-election.
Archibald McNeill Federalist March 4, 1821 –
March 3, 1823
Elected in 1821.

[Data unknown/missing.]
John Culpepper Adams-Clay Federalist March 4, 1823 –
March 3, 1825
Elected in 1823.

Lost re-election.
Archibald McNeill Jacksonian March 4, 1825 –
March 3, 1827
[Data unknown/missing.]
John Culpepper Adams March 4, 1827 –
March 3, 1829
Elected in 1827.

Lost re-election.
Edmund Deberry Anti-Jacksonian March 4, 1829 –
March 3, 1831
[Data unknown/missing.]
Lauchlin Bethune Jacksonian March 4, 1831 –
March 3, 1833
[Data unknown/missing.]
Edmund Deberry Anti-Jacksonian March 4, 1833 –
March 3, 1837
Redistricted to the 4th district
Whig March 4, 1837 –
March 3, 1843
John Daniel Democratic March 4, 1843 –
March 3, 1847
Redistricted from the 2nd district, Redistricted to the 6th district
James I. McKay Democratic March 4, 1847 –
March 3, 1849
Redistricted from the 6th district
William S. Ashe Democratic March 4, 1849 –
March 3, 1853
Redistricted to the 3rd district
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F. Burton Craige
Democratic March 4, 1853 –
March 3, 1861
[Data unknown/missing.]
Civil War and Reconstruction
Alexander H. Jones Republican July 6, 1868 –
March 3, 1871
[Data unknown/missing.]
James C. Harper Democratic March 4, 1871 –
March 3, 1873
[Data unknown/missing.]
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William M. Robbins
Democratic March 4, 1873 –
March 3, 1879
[Data unknown/missing.]
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Robert F. Armfield
Democratic March 4, 1879 –
March 3, 1883
[Data unknown/missing.]
Tyre York Independent Democrat March 4, 1883 –
March 3, 1885
[Data unknown/missing.]
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John S. Henderson
Democratic March 4, 1885 –
March 3, 1895
[Data unknown/missing.]
Alonzo C. Shuford Populist March 4, 1895 –
March 3, 1899
[Data unknown/missing.]
Theodore F. Kluttz Democratic March 4, 1899 –
March 3, 1903
Redistricted to the 8th district
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Robert N. Page
Democratic March 4, 1903 –
March 3, 1917
[Data unknown/missing.]
Leonidas D. Robinson Democratic March 4, 1917 –
March 3, 1921
[Data unknown/missing.]
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William C. Hammer
Democratic March 4, 1921 –
September 26, 1930
Died.
Vacant September 26, 1930 –
November 4, 1930
Hinton James Democratic November 4, 1930 –
March 3, 1931
[Data unknown/missing.]
Walter Lambeth Democratic March 4, 1931 –
March 3, 1933
Redistricted to the 8th district
J. Bayard Clark Democratic March 4, 1933 –
January 3, 1949
Redistricted from the 6th district
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Frank E. Carlyle
Democratic January 3, 1949 –
January 3, 1957
[Data unknown/missing.]
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Alton A. Lennon
Democratic January 3, 1957 –
January 3, 1973
[Data unknown/missing.]
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Charlie Rose
Democratic January 3, 1973 –
January 3, 1997
[Data unknown/missing.]
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Mike McIntyre
Democratic January 3, 1997 –
January 3, 2015
[Data unknown/missing.]
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David Rouzer
Republican January 3, 2015 –
Present
[Data unknown/missing.]

Election results[edit]

US House election, 2016: North Carolina District 7[4]
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican David Rouzer 211,801 60.91
Democratic J. Wesley Casteen 135,905 39.09
Total votes 347,706 100
US House election, 2014: North Carolina District 7[5]
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican David Rouzer 134,431 59.35
Democratic Jonathan Barfield Jr. 84,054 37.11
Libertarian J. Wesley Casteen 7,850 3.47
N/A Miscellaneous 163 0.07
N/A Louis Harmati 6 0
Total votes 226,504 100
US House election, 2012: North Carolina District 7[6]
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Democratic Mike McIntyre 168,695 50.10 -3.58
Republican David Rouzer 168,041 49.90 +3.58
Majority 654 0.19 -7.17
Turnout 336,736 100 +58.62
US House election, 2010: North Carolina District 7[7]
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Democratic Mike McIntyre 113,957 53.68 -15.16
Republican Ilario Gregory Pantano 98,328 46.32 +15.16
Majority 15,629 7.36 -30.33
Turnout 212,285 100 -32.16
US House election, 2008: North Carolina District 7[8]
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Democratic Mike McIntyre 215,383 68.84 -3.96
Republican Will Breazeale 97,472 31.16 +3.96
Majority 117,911 37.69 -7.91
Turnout 312,885 100 123.78
US House election, 2006: North Carolina District 7[9]
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Democratic Mike McIntyre 101,787 72.8 -0.39
Republican Shirley Davis 38,033 27.2 +0.39
Majority 63,754 45.6 -0.77
Turnout 139,820 100 -43.27
US House election, 2004: North Carolina District 7[10]
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Democratic Mike McIntyre 180,382 73.19 +2.26
Republican Ken Plonk 66,084 26.81 -0.51
Majority 114,298 46.37 -2.56
Turnout 246,466 100 47.89
US House election, 2002: North Carolina District 7[11]
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Democratic Mike McIntyre 118,543 71.13 +1.38
Republican James R. Adams 45,537 27.32 -2.62
Libertarian David Michael Brooks 2,574 1.54 +0.23
Majority 73,006 43.81 +3.01
Turnout 166,654 100 -27.44
US House election, 2000: North Carolina District 7[12]
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Democratic Mike McIntyre 160,185 69.75 -21.5
Republican James R. Adams 66,463 28.94 +28.94
Libertarian Bob Burns 3,018 1.31 -7.44
Majority 93,722 40.8 -41.7
Turnout 229,666 100 +68.51
US House election, 1998: North Carolina District 7[13]
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Democratic Mike McIntyre 124,366 91.25 +38.37
Libertarian Paul Meadows 11,924 8.75 +7.8
Majority 112,442 82.50 +75.44
Turnout 136,290 100 -17.62
US House election, 1996: North Carolina District 7[14]
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Mike McIntyre 87,487 52.88
Republican Bill Caster 75,811 45.82
Libertarian Chris Nubel 1,573 0.95
Natural Law Garrison King Frantz 569 0.34
Majority 11,676 7.06
Turnout 165,440 100

Historical district boundaries[edit]

2003 - 2013
2013–2017

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  • Martis, Kenneth C. (1989). The Historical Atlas of Political Parties in the United States Congress. New York: Macmillan Publishing Company.
  • Martis, Kenneth C. (1982). The Historical Atlas of United States Congressional Districts. New York: Macmillan Publishing Company.
  • Congressional Biographical Directory of the United States 1774–present
  1. ^ https://www.census.gov/geo/maps-data/data/cd_state.html
  2. ^ https://www.census.gov/mycd/?st=37&cd=07
  3. ^ "Partisan Voting Index – Districts of the 115th Congress" (PDF). The Cook Political Report. April 7, 2017. Retrieved April 7, 2017.
  4. ^ "11/08/2016 Official General Election Results - Statewide". North Carolina State Board of Elections. 13 December 2016. Retrieved 22 December 2017.
  5. ^ "11/04/2014 Official General Election Results - Statewide". North Carolina State Board of Elections. 13 December 2016. Retrieved 22 December 2017.
  6. ^ "NC State Board of Elections Official Results". North Carolina State Board of Elections. Retrieved 9 October 2013.
  7. ^ "NC - Election Results". North Carolina State Board of Elections. Retrieved 1 May 2012.
  8. ^ "NC - Election Results". North Carolina State Board of Elections. Retrieved 1 May 2012.
  9. ^ "2006 General Election Results" (PDF). North Carolina State Board of Elections. Retrieved 1 May 2012.[permanent dead link]
  10. ^ "2004 General Election Results" (PDF). North Carolina State Board of Elections. Retrieved 1 May 2012.[permanent dead link]
  11. ^ "2002 General Election Results" (PDF). North Carolina State Board of Elections. Retrieved 1 May 2012.[permanent dead link]
  12. ^ "Official Results By County For General Election of the State of North Carolina" (PDF). North Carolina State Board of Elections. Retrieved 1 May 2012.
  13. ^ "US House - 07th" (PDF). North Carolina State Board of Elections. Retrieved 1 May 2012.
  14. ^ "United States House of Representatives: Abstract of Votes Cast in the General Election held on November 5, 1996" (PDF). North Carolina State Board of Elections. Retrieved 1 May 2012.[permanent dead link]

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Coordinates: 34°41′14″N 78°19′32″W / 34.68722°N 78.32556°W / 34.68722; -78.32556