Pennsylvania House of Representatives, District 5

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Current Barry Jozwiak (RBern Township)
Demographics 94.17% White
2.15% Black
4.58% Hispanic
Population (2011)
 • Citizen voting age
61,840
47,544

The 5th Pennsylvania House of Representatives District is in southeastern Pennsylvania and has been represented by Barry Jozwiak since 2014.

District profile[edit]

Located in Berks County, named after William Penn's family county in England (Berkshire),the 5th Pennsylvania House of Representatives District includes the following areas:[1]

Representatives[edit]

Representative Party Years District home Note
Prior to 1969, seats were apportioned by county.
David S. Hayes Republican 1969 – 1980 Fairview Borough
James R. Merry Republican 1981 – 1996 Linesville, Borough
R. Tracy Seyfert Republican 1997 – 2000 Fairview Township
John R. Evans Republican 2001 – 2012 Sadsbury Township
Greg Lucas Republican 2013 – 2014 Edinboro Borough
Barry Jozwiak Republican 2014 – present Bern Township

Recent election results[edit]

PA House election, 2010:
Pennsylvania House, District 5
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Republican John R. Evans 14,026 100
Margin of victory 14,026 100
Turnout 14,026 100
PA House election, 2012:
Pennsylvania House, District 5
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Republican Greg Lucas 13,442 55.54
Democratic Jason G. White 10,759 44.46
Margin of victory 2,683 11.08
Turnout 24,201 100
PA House election, 2014:
Pennsylvania House, District 5
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Republican Barry Jozwiak 11,367 63.29
Democratic Frederick C. Sheeler 6,594 36.71
Margin of victory 4,773 26.58
Turnout 17,961 100
PA House election, 2016:
Pennsylvania House, District 5
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Republican Barry Jozwiak 23,936 100
Margin of victory 23,936 100
Turnout 23,936 100

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