Mississippi's 4th congressional district

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Mississippi's 4th congressional district
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Mississippi's 4th congressional district - since January 3, 2013.
Representative
  Steven Palazzo
RBiloxi
Area9,536 sq mi (24,700 km2)
Distribution
  • 53.72% urban
  • 46.28% rural
Population (2019)775,679[1]
Median income$47,340[2]
Ethnicity
Occupation
Cook PVIR+21[3]

Mississippi's 4th congressional district is a congressional district in the U.S state of Mississippi. The district is in the southeast part of the state and is on the border of Alabama and Louisiana. It includes three of Mississippi's four cities with the most people: Gulfport, Biloxi, and Hattiesburg. The other big cities within the district include Bay St. Louis, Laurel, and Pascagoula.

Election history[change | change source]

2002[change | change source]

2002 Fourth Congressional District of Mississippi Elections
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Democratic Gene Taylor 121,742 75.21 -
Republican Dr. Karl Cleveland Mertz 34,373 21.24 -
Libertarian Wayne L. Parker 3,311 2.05 -
Reform Thomas R. Huffmaster 2,442 1.51 -
Turnout 161,868
Majority 87,369 53.98

2004[change | change source]

2004 Fourth Congressional District of Mississippi Elections
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Democratic Gene Taylor 181,614 64.77 -10.44
Republican Mike Lott 96,740 34.50 +13.26
Reform Tracella Hill 2,028 0.72 -0.79
Turnout 280,382
Majority 84,874 30.27
2006 Fourth Congressional District of Mississippi Elections
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Democratic Gene Taylor 110,996 79.79 +15.02
Republican Randall "Randy" McDonnell 28,117 20.21 -14.29
Turnout 139,113
Majority 82,879 59.58

2008[change | change source]

2006 Fourth Congressional District of Mississippi Elections
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Democratic Gene Taylor 74.54 -5.25
Republican John McCay 25.46 +5.25
Turnout
Majority 49.08

2010[change | change source]

2010 Fourth Congressional District of Mississippi Elections
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Republican Steven Palazzo 105,613 51.93 +26.47
Democratic Gene Taylor 95,243 46.83 -27.45
Libertarian Tim Hampton 1,741 0.86 +0.86
Reform Anna Revies 787 0.39 +0.39
Turnout 203,384
Majority 9,480 4.84

2012[change | change source]

Mississippi's 4th congressional district, 2012
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Steven Palazzo (incumbent) 182,998 64.1
Democratic Matt Moore 82,344 28.9
Libertarian Ron Williams 17,982 6.3
Reform Robert Claunch 2,108 0.7
Total votes 285,432 100.0
Republican hold

2014[change | change source]

Mississippi's 4th congressional district, 2014
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Steven Palazzo (incumbent) 108,776 69.9
Democratic Matt Moore 37,869 24.3
Independent Cindy Burleson 3,684 2.4
Libertarian Joey Robinson 3,473 2.2
Reform Eli Jackson 917 0.6
Independent Ed Reich 857 0.6
Total votes 155,576 100.0
Republican hold

2016[change | change source]

Mississippi's 4th congressional district, 2016
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Steven Palazzo (incumbent) 181,323 65.0
Democratic Mark Gladney 77,505 27.8
Libertarian Richard Blake McCluskey 14,687 5.3
Reform Shawn O'Hara 5,264 1.9
Total votes 278,779 100.0
Republican hold

2018[change | change source]

Mississippi's 4th congressional district, 2018
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Steven Palazzo (incumbent) 152,633 68.2
Democratic Jeramey Anderson 68,787 30.8
Reform Lajena Sheets 2,312 1.0
Total votes 223,732 100.0
Republican hold

2020[change | change source]

Mississippi's 4th congressional district, 2020
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Steven Palazzo (incumbent) 255,971 100.0
Total votes 255,971 100.0
Republican hold

References[change | change source]

  1. https://www.census.gov/mycd/?st=28&cd=04
  2. https://www.census.gov/mycd/?st=28&cd=04
  3. "Partisan Voting Index – Districts of the 115th Congress" (PDF). The Cook Political Report. April 7, 2017. Archived from the original (PDF) on June 7, 2017. Retrieved April 7, 2017.