Campaign 2012

District 5: Previous Election Results

2010 House Primary

CandidateParty# Votes% Votes
Doris MatsuiDemocratic56,762100.0%

2010 House General Election

CandidateParty# Votes% Votes
Doris MatsuiDemocratic124,22072.1%
Gerald FrinkPeace & Freedom4,5942.7%
Paul SmithRepublican43,57725.3%

2010 House Primary

CandidateParty# Votes% Votes
Paul SmithRepublican14,58856.7%
Erik SmittRepublican11,14843.3%

2008 House Primary

CandidateParty# Votes% Votes
Doris MatsuiDemocratic51,006100.0%

2008 House General Election

CandidateParty# Votes% Votes
Doris MatsuiDemocratic164,24274.3%
L.R. RobertsPeace & Freedom10,7314.9%
Paul SmithRepublican46,00220.8%

2008 House Primary

CandidateParty# Votes% Votes
Paul SmithRepublican18,232100.0%

2006 House Primary

CandidateParty# Votes% Votes
Doris MatsuiDemocratic52,951100.0%

2006 House General Election

CandidateParty# Votes% Votes
Doris MatsuiDemocratic105,67670.8%
Jeff KravitzGreen6,4664.3%
Claire YanRepublican35,10623.5%

2006 House Primary

CandidateParty# Votes% Votes
Claire YanRepublican19,005100.0%

2005 House BP

CandidateParty# Votes% Votes
Doris MatsuiDemocratic56,17568.2%
Julie PadillaDemocratic7,1588.7%
Serge ChernayRepublican3,7424.5%
John FlynnRepublican6,5598.0%
Michael O'BrienRepublican2,5913.1%
Shane SinghRepublican1,7532.1%

2004 House General Election

CandidateParty# Votes% Votes
Robert MatsuiDemocratic138,00471.4%
Pat DriscollGreen6,5933.4%
Mike DugasRepublican45,12023.3%

2002 House General Election

CandidateParty# Votes% Votes
Robert MatsuiDemocratic92,72670.5%
Timothy RoloffLibertarian4,1033.1%
Richard FrankhuizenRepublican34,74926.4%

2000 House General Election

CandidateParty# Votes% Votes
Robert MatsuiDemocratic147,02568.7%
Ken AdamsGreen6,1952.9%
Ken PayneRepublican55,94526.1%

1998 House General Election

CandidateParty# Votes% Votes
Robert MatsuiDemocratic130,71571.9%
Douglas TumaLibertarian3,7462.1%
Robert DinsmoreRepublican47,30726.0%

1998 House All Party Special Blanket Primary

CandidateParty# Votes% Votes
Robert MatsuiDemocratic94,74570.6%
Douglas TumaLibertarian2,6702.0%
Robert DinsmoreRepublican23,90517.8%
Edward GorreRepublican12,9479.6%

1996 House General Election

CandidateParty# Votes% Votes
Robert MatsuiDemocratic142,61870.4%
Robert DinsmoreRepublican52,94026.1%

1996 House Primary

CandidateParty# Votes% Votes
Robert DinsmoreRepublican28,90170.5%
William SteinRepublican12,06629.5%

District 5: Demographics

Population639,088
Percentage of Population Age 65 and Up10.8%

Ethnicity

Percentage White50.9%
Percentage Black14.8%
Percentage American Indian / Alaska Native1.3%
Percentage Asian15.1%
Percentage Native Hawaiian / Pacific Islander0.9%
Percentage Mixed Race6.7%
Percentage Other Race10.3%
Percentage Hispanic20.8%
Percentage Non Hispanic White43.4%
Percentage Non Hispanic Black14.4%
Percentage Households All Speak Language Other than English25.1%

Income

Median Household Income$36,719
Percentage Income in Poverty in 200919.7%

Energy

Percentage Homes heated by Electricity37.3%
Percentage Homes heated by Gas60.4%
Percentage Homes heated by Coal0.0%
Percentage Homes heated by Fuel Oil0.1%

Employment & Education

Percentage Employed Civilians 16-years-old and up41.6%
Percentage with a College Degree21.4%
Percentage Management or Professional Workers33.1%
Percentage Sales or Office Workers29.8%
Percentage Production or Transportation Workers11.5%

Marriage

Percentage Married Couples39.3%
Percentage Married Couples with Children19.1%
Percentage Married Couple Both Work29.0%
Percentage Unmarried Partner Households, Male living with Male0.5%
Percentage Unmarried Partner Households, Female living with Female0.4%