Texas Senate, District 24

District 24 of the Texas Senate is a senatorial district that currently serves all of Bandera, Bell, Blanco, Brown, Burnet, Callahan, Comanche, Coryell, Gillespie, Hamilton, Kerr, Lampasas, Llano, Mills, San Saba counties and portions of Taylor and Travis counties in the U.S. state of Texas.

Texas's 24th
State Senate district

Senator
  Dawn Buckingham
RLakeway
Demographics61.6% White
13.9% Black
21.3% Hispanic
3.2% Asian
Population857,714

The current Senator from District 24 is Dawn Buckingham.

Top 5 biggest cities in districtEdit

District 24 has a population of 798,189 with 596,939 that is at voting age from the 2010 census.[1]

Name County Pop.[2][a]
1 Killeen Bell 127,921
2 Abilene Taylor 78,717
3 Temple Bell 66,102
4 Copperas Cove Bell/Coryell/Lampasas 32,032
5 Harker Heights Bell 26,700

Election historyEdit

Election history of District 24 from 1992.[b]

Previous electionsEdit

2020Edit

Texas general election, 2020: Senate District 24
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Republican Dawn Buckingham (Incumbent) 263,156 69.64 -2.75
Democratic Clayton Tucker 114,737 30.36 +2.75
Turnout 377,893 100.00
Republican hold

2016Edit

Texas general election, 2016: Senate District 24[3]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Republican Dawn Buckingham (Incumbent) 214,568 72.39 -27.61
Democratic Virginia "Jennie Lou" Leeder 81,836 27.61 +27.61
Turnout 296,404
Republican hold

2012Edit

Texas general election, 2012: Senate District 24[4]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Republican Troy Fraser (Incumbent) 209,319 100.00 +14.53
Turnout 209,319
Republican hold

2008Edit

Texas general election, 2008: Senate District 24[5]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Republican Troy Fraser (Incumbent) 197,125 85.47 -14.53
Libertarian Bill Oliver 33,518 14.53 +14.53
Turnout 230,643
Republican hold

2004Edit

Texas general election, 2004: Senate District 24[6]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Republican Troy Fraser (Incumbent) 189,778 100.00 +9.53
Majority 189,778 100.00 +19.06
Turnout 189,778 +40.32
Republican hold

2002Edit

Texas general election, 2002: Senate District 24[7]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Republican Troy Fraser (Incumbent) 122,355 90.47 -9.53
Libertarian Steve Kirby 12,887 9.53 +9.53
Majority 109,468 80.94 -19.06
Turnout 135,242 +3.31
Republican hold

2000Edit

Texas general election, 2000: Senate District 24[8]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Republican Troy Fraser (Incumbent) 130,913 100.00 +48.15
Majority 130,913 100.00 +96.30
Turnout 130,913 -21.82
Republican hold

1996Edit

Texas general election, 1996: Senate District 24[9]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Republican Troy Fraser 86,828 51.85 +5.20
Democratic Rick Rhodes 80,632 48.15 -5.20
Majority 6,196 3.70 -3.01
Turnout 167,460 +32.29
Republican gain from Democratic
Republican primary, 1996: Senate District 24[10]
Candidate Votes % ±
Bob Barina 4,204 18.91
Troy Fraser 18,028 81.09
Majority 13,824 62.18
Turnout

1994Edit

Texas general election, 1994: Senate District 24[11]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Democratic Bill Sims (Incumbent) 67,536 53.35 -46.65
Republican Hugh Shine 59,048 46.65 +46.65
Majority 8,848 6.71 -93.29
Turnout 126,584 +14.52
Democratic hold

1992Edit

Texas general election, 1992: Senate District 24[12]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Democratic Frank Madla 110,534 100.00
Majority 110,534 100.00
Turnout 110,534
Democratic hold

District officeholdersEdit

Legislature Senator, District 24 Counties in District
4 Israel B. Bigelow Cameron, Starr.
5 Guy Morrison Bryan Brazoria, Fort Bend, Matagorda, Wharton.
6
7 George E. Quinan
8
9 George Preston Finlay
Samuel Addison White
Calhoun, DeWitt, Jackson, Lavaca, Victoria.
10 Samuel Addison White
11 Jacob B. Reid
12 Bolivar Jackson Pridgen Bee, Calhoun, DeWitt, Goliad, Jackson, Refugio, San Patricio, Victoria.
13 George Preston Finlay Aransas, Bee, Calhoun, DeWitt, Goliad, Jackson, Refugio, San Patricio, Victoria.
14 William R. Friend Aransas, Bee, Calhoun, DeWitt, Goliad, Jackson, Karnes, Live Oak, Refugio, San Patricio, Victoria.
15 John D. Stephens Bosque, Brown, Callahan, Coleman, Comanche, Coryell, Eastland, Erath, Hamilton, Hood, Jones, Palo Pinto, Runnels, Shackelford, Somervell, Stephens, Taylor.
16 Jewett H. Davenport
17
18 Alexander Watkins Terrell Burnet, Travis, Williamson.
19 George Washington Glasscock, Jr.
20
21
22
23 Perry J. Lewis Bandera, Bexar, Gillespie, Kendall, Kerr, Medina.
24
25
26
27 Theodore Harris
28 Marshall Hicks Bandera, Bexar, Gillespie, Kendall, Kerr.
29
30 Robert B. Green
31 Robert B. Green
Julius Real
32 Julius Real
33
34 Carlos Bee
35 Bandera, Bexar, Gillespie, Kendall, Kerr, Real.
36 Harry Hertzberg
37
38 Thomas H. Ridgeway
39 Jesse R. Smith Callahan, Eastland, Fisher, Haskell, Jones, Mitchell, Nolan, Scurry, Shackelford, Stephens, Taylor, Throckmorton.
40
41 Oliver C. Cunningham
42
43 Wilbourne B. Collie
44
45
46
47 John Lee Smith
Pat M. Bullock
48 Pat M. Bullock
49
50
51
52
53 Harley Sadler Borden, Dickens, Fisher, Garza, Howard, Jones, Kent, Mitchell, Nolan, Scurry, Shackelford, Stonewall, Taylor.
54 David Ratliff
55
56
57
58 Borden, Fisher, Garza, Haskell, Howard, Jones, Kent, Mitchell, Nolan, Scurry, Shackelford, Stonewall, Taylor.
59
60 Borden, Callahan, Coke, Coleman, Fisher, Garza, Glasscock, Haskell, Howard, Jones, Kent, Mitchell, Nolan, Runnels, Scurry, Shackelford, Sterling, Stonewall, Taylor, Throckmorton, Young.
61
62 David Ratliff
Bill Tippen
63 Grant Jones Brown, Coleman, Concho, Coryell, Hamilton, Lampasas, McCulloch, McLennan, Menard, Mills, Runnels, San Saba, Taylor.
64
65
66
67
68 Bell, Brown, Burnet, Coleman, Concho, Coryell, Lampasas, Llano, McCulloch, Mills, Nolan, Runnels, San Saba, Taylor.
69
70
71 Temple Dickson
72
73 Frank L. Madla Atascosa, Bell, Brown, Burnet, Coleman, Concho, Coryell, Lampasas, McCulloch, Mills, Nolan, Runnels, San Saba.
74 Bill Sims All of Bell, Brown, Burnet, Callahan, Coke, Coleman, Concho, Coryell, Lampasas, McCulloch, Menard, Mills, Mitchell, Nolan, Runnels, San Saba, Shackelford, Stephens, Young.
Portions of Llano, Taylor.
75 Troy Fraser
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77
78 Bell, Blanco, Brown, Burnet, Callahan, Coleman, Comanche, Eastland, Erath, Gillespie, Hamilton, Kerr, Kimble, Lampasas, Llano, Mason, McCulloch, Menard, Mills, San Saba, Taylor.
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80
81
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83 All of Bandera, Bell, Blanco, Brown, Burnet, Callahan, Comanche, Coryell, Gillespie, Hamilton, Kerr, Lampasas, Llano, Mills, and San Saba.
Portions of Taylor and Travis.
84
85 Dawn Buckingham
86
87

NotesEdit

  1. ^ Population is based on the number of people in the district in that city, not the overall population of that city
  2. ^ Uncontested primary elections are not shown.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "District Population Analysis with County Subtotals" (PDF). The Texas State Senate. Retrieved 2020-06-19.
  2. ^ "Cities and Census Designated Places (CDPs) by District" (PDF). The Texas State Senate. Retrieved 2020-06-19.
  3. ^ "2016 General Election". Office of the Secretary of State (Texas). Retrieved 2020-06-19.
  4. ^ "2012 General Election". Office of the Secretary of State (Texas). Retrieved 2020-06-19.
  5. ^ "2008 General Election". Office of the Secretary of State (Texas). Retrieved 2020-06-19.
  6. ^ "2004 General Election". Office of the Secretary of State (Texas). Archived from the original on 2006-11-08. Retrieved 2007-01-04.
  7. ^ "2002 General Election". Office of the Secretary of State (Texas). Archived from the original on 2006-11-08. Retrieved 2007-01-04.
  8. ^ "2000 General Election". Office of the Secretary of State (Texas). Archived from the original on 2006-11-08. Retrieved 2007-01-04.
  9. ^ "1996 General Election". Office of the Secretary of State (Texas). Archived from the original on 2006-11-08. Retrieved 2007-01-04.
  10. ^ "1996 Republican Party Primary Election". Office of the Secretary of State (Texas). Archived from the original on 2006-11-08. Retrieved 2007-01-04.
  11. ^ "1994 General Election". Office of the Secretary of State (Texas). Archived from the original on 2006-11-08. Retrieved 2007-01-04.
  12. ^ "1992 General Election". Office of the Secretary of State (Texas). Archived from the original on 2006-11-08. Retrieved 2007-01-04.