Texas's 13th congressional district

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Texas's 13th congressional district
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Texas's 13th congressional district since January 3, 2013
Representative
  Ronny Jackson
RAmarillo
Distribution
  • 68.88% urban
  • 31.12% rural
Population (2019)714,733[1][2]
Median income$54,004[2]
Ethnicity
Cook PVIR+33[3]

Texas's 13th congressional district is a congressional district from the state of Texas. The district is made up of most of the Texas Panhandle. The cities in the district are Amarillo, Gainesville and Wichita Falls.[4] The 13th district is bigger than thirteen states. The district elects a representative to represent the district in the United States House of Representatives. The district is currently represented by Republican Ronny Jackson. The district votes for Republicans almost every election.

Election history[change | change source]

Year Result
2004 George W. Bush 78% – 22%
2008 John McCain 77% – 22%
2012 Mitt Romney 80% – 19%
2016 Donald Trump 80% – 17%
2020 Donald Trump 79% – 19%
Texas 13th congressional district 1994[5]
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Mac Thornberry 79,466 55.42
Democratic Bill Sarpalius (incumbent) 63,923 44.58
Total votes 143,389 100.00
Texas 13th congressional district 1996[5]
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Mac Thornberry (incumbent) 116,098 66.87
Democratic Samuel Brown Silverman 56,066 32.29
Independent Don Harkey 1,463 0.84
Total votes 173,627 100.00
Texas 13th congressional district 1998[5]
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Mac Thornberry (incumbent) 81,141 67.92
Democratic Mark Harmon 37,027 30.99
Libertarian Georganne Baker Payne 1,298 1.09
Total votes 119,466 100.00
Texas 13th congressional district 2000[5]
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Mac Thornberry (incumbent) 117,995 67.63
Democratic Curtis Clinesmith 54,343 31.15
Libertarian Brad Clardy 2,137 1.22
Total votes 174,475 100.00
Texas 13th congressional district 2002[5]
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Mac Thornberry (incumbent) 119,401 79.27
Democratic Zane Reese 31,218 20.73
Total votes 150,619 100.00
Texas 13th congressional district 2004[5]
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Mac Thornberry (incumbent) 189,448 92.31
Libertarian John Robert Deek 15,793 7.69
Total votes 205,241 100.00
Texas 13th congressional district 2006[5]
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Mac Thornberry (incumbent) 108,107 74.35
Democratic Roger J. Waun 33,460 23.01
Libertarian Keith Dyer 3,829 2.63
Total votes 145,396 100.00
Texas 13th congressional district 2008[5]
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Mac Thornberry (incumbent) 180,078 77.65
Democratic Roger James Waun 51,841 22.35
Total votes 231,919 100.00
Texas 13th congressional district 2010[5]
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Mac Thornberry (incumbent) 113,201 87.05
Independent Keith Dyer 11,192 8.61
Libertarian John T. Burwell, Jr. 5,650 4.34
Total votes 130,043 100.00
Texas 13th congressional district 2012[5]
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Mac Thornberry (incumbent) 187,775 90.98
Libertarian John Robert Deek 12,701 6.15
Green Keith F. Houston 5,912 2.86
Total votes 206,388 100.00
Texas 13th congressional district 2014[5]
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Mac Thornberry (incumbent) 110,842 84.3
Democratic Mike Minter 16,822 12.8
Libertarian Emily Pivoda 2,863 2.2
Green Don Cook 924 0.7
Total votes 131,451 100
Texas 13th congressional district 2016[6]
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Mac Thornberry (incumbent) 199,050 90.0
Libertarian Calvin DeWeese 14,725 6.7
Green H.F. "Rusty" Tomlinson 7,467 3.4
Total votes 221,242 100
Texas 13th congressional district 2018[7]
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Mac Thornberry (incumbent) 168,090 81.6
Democratic Greg Sagan 34,859 16.9
Libertarian Calvin DeWeese 3,144 1.5
Total votes 206,093 100
Texas 13th congressional district 2020
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Ronny Jackson 217,124 79.4
Democratic Gus Trujillo 50,477 18.5
Libertarian Jack B. Westbrook 5,907 2.1
Total votes 273,508 100

References[change | change source]

  1. [1]
  2. 2.0 2.1 Center for New Media & Promotion (CNMP), US Census Bureau. "My Congressional District". www.census.gov.
  3. "Partisan Voting Index – Districts of the 115th Congress" (PDF). The Cook Political Report. April 7, 2017. Retrieved April 7, 2017.
  4. "NationalJournal - Log In". www.nationaljournal.com.
  5. 5.00 5.01 5.02 5.03 5.04 5.05 5.06 5.07 5.08 5.09 5.10 [2]
  6. "Office of the Secretary of State, Race Summary Report, 2016 General Election". elections.sos.state.tx.us.
  7. [3]