Georgia's 10th congressional district

Georgia's 10th congressional district is a congressional district in the U.S. state of Georgia. The district is currently represented by Republican Jody Hice, and includes a large swath of urban and rural territory between Atlanta and Augusta.

Georgia's 10th congressional district
Georgia US Congressional District 10 (since 2013).tif
Georgia's 10th congressional district - since January 3, 2013.
Representative
  Jody Hice
RGreensboro
Distribution
  • 56.03% urban[1]
  • 43.97% rural
Population (2019)757,807[2]
Median household
income
$61,151[3]
Ethnicity
Cook PVIR+15[4]

The district's boundaries have been redrawn following the 2010 census, which granted an additional congressional seat to Georgia.[5] The first election using the new district boundaries (listed below) were the 2012 congressional elections.

Located in the eastern part of the state, the new district boundaries include the cities of Athens, Eatonton, Jackson, Milledgeville, Monroe, Washington, Watkinsville, Winder, and Wrightsville.[6]

CountiesEdit

Recent results in presidential electionsEdit

Year Office Results
2000 President George W. Bush 63% - Al Gore 37%
2004 President George W. Bush 65% - John Kerry 35%
2008 President John McCain 60.4% - Barack Obama 38.8%
2012 President Mitt Romney 62.5% - Barack Obama 36.3%
2016 President Donald Trump 61.3% - Hillary Clinton 35.8%
2020 President Donald Trump 60% - Joe Biden 39%

List of members representing the districtEdit

Name Party Years Cong–
ress
Electoral history District location
District created March 4, 1885.
 
George Barnes
(Augusta)
Democratic March 4, 1885 –
March 3, 1891
49th
50th
51st
Elected in 1884.
Re-elected in 1886.
Re-elected in 1888.
[data unknown/missing]
1885–1893
Burke, Columbia, Glascock, Jefferson, Johnson, Lincoln, McDuffie, Richmond, Taliaferro, Warren, and Washington.
 
Thomas E. Watson
(Thomson)
Populist March 4, 1891 –
March 3, 1893
52nd Elected in 1890.
Lost re-election.
 
James C. C. Black
(Augusta)
Democratic March 4, 1893 –
March 3, 1895
53rd Elected in 1892.
Resigned amidst contested election.
1893–1909
[data unknown/missing]
Vacant March 4, 1895 –
October 2, 1895
54th
 
James C. C. Black
(Augusta)
Democratic October 2, 1895 –
March 3, 1897
54th Elected to finish his own term.
Retired.
 
William Henry Fleming
(Augusta)
Democratic March 4, 1897 –
March 3, 1903
55th
56th
57th
Elected in 1896.
Re-elected in 1898.
Re-elected in 1900.
Lost renomination.
 
Thomas W. Hardwick
(Sandersville)
Democratic March 4, 1903 –
November 2, 1914
58th
59th
60th
61st
62nd
63rd
Elected in 1902.
Re-elected in 1904.
Re-elected in 1906.
Re-elected in 1908.
Re-elected in 1910.
Re-elected in 1912.
Resigned when elected U.S. senator.
1909–1913
[data unknown/missing]
1913–1917
[data unknown/missing]
Vacant November 2, 1914 –
November 3, 1914
63rd
 
Carl Vinson
(Milledgeville)
Democratic November 3, 1914 –
March 3, 1933
63rd
64th
65th
66th
67th
68th
69th
70th
71st
72nd
Elected to finish Hardwick's term.
Re-elected in 1914.
Re-elected in 1916.
Re-elected in 1918.
Re-elected in 1920.
Re-elected in 1922.
Re-elected in 1924.
Re-elected in 1926.
Re-elected in 1928.
Re-elected in 1930.
Redistricted to the 6th district.
1917–1927
[data unknown/missing]
1927–1933
[data unknown/missing]
 
Charles Hillyer Brand
(Lawrenceville)
Democratic March 4, 1933 –
May 17, 1933
73rd Elected in 1932.
Died.
1933–1965
[data unknown/missing]
Vacant May 17, 1933 –
July 5, 1933
73rd
 
Paul Brown
(Elberton)
Democratic July 5, 1933 –
January 3, 1961
73rd
74th
75th
76th
77th
78th
79th
80th
81st
82nd
83rd
84th
85th
86th
Elected to finish Brand's term.
Re-elected in 1934.
Re-elected in 1936.
Re-elected in 1938.
Re-elected in 1940.
Re-elected in 1942.
Re-elected in 1944.
Re-elected in 1946.
Re-elected in 1948.
Re-elected in 1950.
Re-elected in 1952.
Re-elected in 1954.
Re-elected in 1956.
Re-elected in 1958.
Retired.
 
Robert Grier Stephens Jr.
(Athens)
Democratic January 3, 1961 –
January 3, 1977
87th
88th
89th
90th
91st
92nd
93rd
94th
Elected in 1960.
Re-elected in 1962.
Re-elected in 1964.
Re-elected in 1966.
Re-elected in 1968.
Re-elected in 1970.
Re-elected in 1972.
Re-elected in 1974.
Retired.
1965–1973
Baldwin, Clarke, Columbia, Glascock, Greene, Hancock, Jasper, Jefferson, Lincoln, McDuffie, Morgan, Newton, Oconee, Oglethorpe, Putnam, Richmond, Taliaferro, Walton, Warren, Washington, and Wilkes.
1973–1983
[data unknown/missing]
 
Doug Barnard Jr.
(Augusta)
Democratic January 3, 1977 –
January 3, 1993
95th
96th
97th
98th
99th
100th
101st
102nd
Elected in 1976.
Re-elected in 1978.
Re-elected in 1980.
Re-elected in 1982.
Re-elected in 1984.
Re-elected in 1986.
Re-elected in 1988.
Re-elected in 1990.
Retired.
1983–1993
Barrow, Clarke, Columbia, Elbert, Lincoln, Madison, McDuffie, Morgan, Oconee, Oglethorpe, Richmond, Walton, Warren, and Wilkes; part of Gwinnett.
 
Don Johnson Jr.
(Royston)
Democratic January 3, 1993 –
January 3, 1995
103rd Elected in 1992.
Lost re-election.
1993–1997
Banks, Barrow, Clarke, Columbia, Elbert, Franklin, Hart, Jackson, Lincoln, Madison, McDuffie, Morgan, Newton, Oconee, Oglethorpe, and Walton; parts of Gwinnett, Richmond, and Wilkes.
 
Charlie Norwood
(Evans)
Republican January 3, 1995 –
January 3, 2003
104th
105th
106th
107th
Elected in 1994.
Re-elected in 1996.
Re-elected in 1998.
Re-elected in 2000.
Redistricted to the 9th district.
1997–2003
Baldwin, Burke, Butts, Columbia, Elbert, Emanuel, Glascock, Greene, Hancock, Jasper, Jefferson, Johnson, Jones, Laurens, Lincoln, McDuffie, Oglethorpe, Putnam, Richmond, Taliaferro, Warren, Washington, Wilkes, and Wilkinson.
 
Nathan Deal
(Gainesville)
Republican January 3, 2003 –
January 3, 2007
108th
109th
Redistricted from the 9th district and re-elected in 2002.
Re-elected in 2004.
Redistricted to the 9th district.
2003–2007
 
Catoosa, Dade, Dawson, Fannin, Gilmer, Gordon, Hall, Murray, Pickens, Walker, and Whitfield; parts of Forsyth, Gwinnett, Rockdale, and Walton.
 
Charlie Norwood
(Evans)
Republican January 3, 2007 –
February 13, 2007
110th Redistricted from the 9th district and re-elected in 2006.
Died.
2007–2013
 
Banks, Clarke, Columbia, Elbert, Franklin, Greene, Habersham, Hart, Jackson, Lincoln, Madison, McDuffie, Morgan, Oconee, Oglethorpe, Putnam, Rabun, Stephens, Towns, and Wilkes; part of Richmond.
Vacant February 13, 2007 –
July 17, 2007
110th
 
Paul Broun
(Athens)
Republican July 17, 2007 –
January 3, 2015
110th
111th
112th
113th
Elected to finish Norwood's term.
Re-elected in 2008.
Re-elected in 2010.
Re-elected in 2012.
Retired to run for U.S. senator.
2013–present
 
Baldwin, Barrow, Butts, Glascock, Greene, Hancock, Jasper, Jefferson, Johnson, Lincoln, McDuffie, Morgan, Oconee, Oglethorpe, Putnam, Taliaferro, Walton, Warren, Washington, and Wilkes; parts of Clarke, Columbia, Gwinnett, Henry, and Newton.
 
Jody Hice
(Greensboro)
Republican January 3, 2015 –
present
114th
115th
116th
117th
Elected in 2014.
Re-elected in 2016.
Re-elected in 2018.
Re-elected in 2020.
Retiring to run for Georgia Secretary of State.

Election resultsEdit

2006Edit

Georgia's 10th Congressional District Election (2006)
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Charlie Norwood* 117,721 67.36
Democratic Terry Holley 57,032 32.64
Total votes 174,753 100.00
Turnout  
Republican hold

2008Edit

Georgia's 10th Congressional District Election (2008)
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Paul Broun* 177,265 60.73
Democratic Bobby Saxon 114,638 39.27
Total votes 291,903 100.00
Turnout  
Republican hold

2010Edit

Georgia's 10th Congressional District Election (2010)
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Paul Broun* 138,062 67.36
Democratic Russell Edwards 66,905 32.64
Total votes 204,967 100.00
Turnout  
Republican hold

2012Edit

Georgia's 10th Congressional District Election (2012)
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Paul Broun* 211,065 100.00
Total votes 211,065 100.00
Turnout  
Republican hold

2014Edit

Georgia's 10th Congressional District Election (2014)
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Jody Hice 130,703 66.52
Democratic Ken Dious 65,777 33.48
Total votes 196,480 100.00
Republican hold

2016Edit

Georgia's 10th Congressional District Election (2016)
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Jody Hice* 243,725 100.00
Total votes 243,725 100.00
Republican hold

2018Edit

Georgia's 10th Congressional District Election (2018)
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Jody Hice* 190,214 62.92
Democratic Tabitha Johnson-Green 112,117 37.08
Total votes 302,331 100.00
Republican hold

2020Edit

Georgia's 10th Congressional District Election (2020)
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Jody Hice* 235,810 62.31
Democratic Tabitha Johnson-Green 142,636 37.69
Total votes 378,446 100.00
Republican hold

Historical district boundariesEdit

 
The district from 2007 to 2013

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ https://www.census.gov/geo/maps-data/data/cd_state.html
  2. ^ https://www.census.gov/mycd/?st=13&cd=10
  3. ^ https://www.census.gov/mycd/?st=13&cd=10
  4. ^ "Partisan Voting Index – Districts of the 115th Congress" (PDF). The Cook Political Report. April 7, 2017. Retrieved April 7, 2017.
  5. ^ Justice Department approves Georgia's political maps. Atlanta Journal-Constitution. Last accessed 2011-12-27
  6. ^ 2012 Congressional maps, Georgia Legislature, last accessed 2012-1-1

External linksEdit

Coordinates: 33°25′27″N 83°03′44″W / 33.42417°N 83.06222°W / 33.42417; -83.06222