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Georgia's 9th congressional district

Georgia's 9th congressional district is represented by Republican Doug Collins.

Georgia's 9th congressional district
Georgia US Congressional District 9 (since 2013).tif
Georgia's 9th congressional district - since January 3, 2013.
Representative
  Doug Collins
RGainesville
Distribution
  • 42.68 [1]% urban
  • 57.32% rural
Population (2016)736,075 [2]
Median income$56,754[3]
Ethnicity
Cook PVIR+31[4]

Contents

Counties in the districtEdit

Recent results in presidential electionsEdit

Year Office Results
2000 President George W. Bush 71% - Al Gore 29%
2004 President George W. Bush 77% - John Kerry 23%
2008 President John McCain 74.7% - Barack Obama 24.3%
2012 President Mitt Romney 78.1% - Barack Obama 20.5%
2016 President Donald Trump 77.8% - Hillary Clinton 19.3%

List of representativesEdit

Representative Party Years Cong
ress
Electoral history
District created in 1873
  Hiram P. Bell Democratic March 4, 1873 –
March 3, 1875
43rd [Data unknown/missing.]
Vacant March 3, 1875 –
May 5, 1875
  Benjamin H. Hill Democratic May 5, 1875 –
March 3, 1877
44th Elected to finish the term of Representative-elect Garnett McMillan
Resigned when elected to U.S. Senate
Vacant March 3, 1877 –
March 13, 1877
  Hiram P. Bell Democratic March 13, 1877 –
March 3, 1879
45th [Data unknown/missing.]
  Emory Speer Independent Democrat March 4, 1879 –
March 3, 1883
46th
47th
[Data unknown/missing.]
  Allen D. Candler Democratic March 4, 1883 –
March 3, 1891
48th
49th
50th
51st
[Data unknown/missing.]
  Thomas E. Winn Democratic March 4, 1891 –
March 3, 1893
52nd [Data unknown/missing.]
  Farish C. Tate Democratic March 4, 1893 –
March 3, 1905
53rd
54th
55th
56th
57th
58th
[Data unknown/missing.]
  Thomas M. Bell Democratic March 4, 1905 –
March 3, 1931
59th
60th
61st
62nd
63rd
64th
65th
66th
67th
68th
69th
70th
71st
[Data unknown/missing.]
  John S. Wood Democratic March 4, 1931 –
January 3, 1935
72nd
73rd
[Data unknown/missing.]
  B. Frank Whelchel Democratic January 3, 1935 –
January 3, 1945
74th
75th
76th
77th
78th
[Data unknown/missing.]
  John S. Wood Democratic January 3, 1945 –
January 3, 1953
79th
80th
81st
82nd
[Data unknown/missing.]
  Phillip M. Landrum Democratic January 3, 1953 –
January 3, 1977
83rd
84th
85th
86th
87th
88th
89th
90th
91st
92nd
93rd
94th
[Data unknown/missing.]
  Ed Jenkins Democratic January 3, 1977 –
January 3, 1993
95th
96th
97th
98th
99th
100th
101st
102nd
[Data unknown/missing.]
  Nathan Deal Democratic January 3, 1993 –
April 10, 1995
103rd
104th
Redistricted to the 10th district
Republican April 10, 1995 –
January 3, 2003
104th
105th
106th
107th
  Charlie Norwood Republican January 3, 2003 –
January 3, 2007
108th
109th
Redistricted from the 10th district
Redistricted to the 10th district
  Nathan Deal Republican January 3, 2007 –
March 21, 2010
110th
111th
Redistricted from the 10th district
Resigned to run for Governor of Georgia
Vacant March 21, 2010 –
June 8, 2010
  Tom Graves Republican June 8, 2010 –
January 3, 2013
111th
112th
First elected to finish Deal's term, Redistricted to the 14th district
  Doug Collins Republican January 3, 2013 –
present
113th
114th
115th
116th

Election resultsEdit

2006Edit

Georgia's 9th Congressional District Election (2006)
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Nathan Deal* 128,685 76.63
Democratic John Bradbury 39,240 23.37
Total votes 167,925 100.00
Turnout  
Republican hold

2008Edit

Georgia's 9th Congressional District Election (2008)
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Nathan Deal* 217,493 75.51
Democratic Jeff Scott 70,537 24.49
Total votes 288,030 100.00
Turnout  
Republican hold

2010 Special ElectionEdit

Nathan Deal resigned his seat on March 21, 2010 in order to run for Governor of Georgia. A special election was held on June 8, 2010.

Georgia's 9th Congressional District Special Election (June 2010)
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Tom Graves 22,694 56.4
Republican Lee Hawkins 17,509 43.6
Total votes 40,203 100.00
Turnout  
Republican hold

2010 General ElectionEdit

Georgia's 9th Congressional District Election (2010)
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Tom Graves* 173,512 100.00
Total votes 173,512 100.00
Turnout  
Republican hold

2012Edit

Following redistricting, Tom Graves moved to the newly created 14th district.

Georgia's 9th Congressional District Election (2012)[5]
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Doug Collins 192,101 76.18
Democratic Jody Cooley 60,052 23.82
Total votes 252,153 100.00
Turnout  
Republican hold

2014Edit

Georgia's 9th Congressional District Election (2014)
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Doug Collins 146,059 80.67
Democratic David Vogel 34,988 19.33
Total votes 181,047 100.00
Turnout  
Republican hold

2016Edit

Georgia's 9th Congressional District Election (2016)
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Doug Collins 256,535 100.00
Total votes 256,535 100.00
Turnout  
Republican hold

2018Edit

Georgia's 9th Congressional District Election (2018)
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Doug Collins 224,412 79.51
Democratic Josh McCall 57,823 20.49
Total votes 282,235 100.00
Turnout  
Republican hold

Living former Members of the U.S. House of Representatives from Georgia's 9th congressional districtEdit

As of May 2015, there are two former members of the U.S. House of Representatives from Georgia's 9th congressional district who are currently living at this time. The most recent representative to die was Ed Jenkins (served 1977-1993) on January 1, 2012. The most recently serving representative to die was Charlie Norwood (served 2003-2007) on February 13, 2007.

Representative Term of office Date of birth (and age)
Nathan Deal 1993-2003, 2007–2010 (1942-08-25) August 25, 1942 (age 76)
Tom Graves 2010–2013 (1970-02-03) February 3, 1970 (age 49)

Historical district boundariesEdit

 
The district from 2007 to 2013
 
The district from 2003 to 2007

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ https://www.census.gov/mycd/?st=13&cd=09
  2. ^ https://www.census.gov/mycd/?st=13&cd=09
  3. ^ https://www.census.gov/mycd/?st=13&cd=09
  4. ^ "Partisan Voting Index – Districts of the 115th Congress" (PDF). The Cook Political Report. April 7, 2017. Retrieved April 7, 2017.
  5. ^ "Georgia Election Results". Retrieved 25 October 2018.

External linksEdit