Campaign 2012

District 27: Previous Election Results

2010 House Primary

CandidateParty# Votes% Votes
Brad ShermanDemocratic31,724100.0%

2010 House General Election

CandidateParty# Votes% Votes
Brad ShermanDemocratic102,92765.2%
Mark ReedRepublican55,05634.8%

2010 House Primary

CandidateParty# Votes% Votes
Mark ReedRepublican14,17254.6%
Navraj SinghRepublican11,77245.4%

2008 House Primary

CandidateParty# Votes% Votes
Brad ShermanDemocratic25,591100.0%

2008 House General Election

CandidateParty# Votes% Votes
Brad ShermanDemocratic145,81268.5%
Tim DentonLibertarian14,1716.7%
Navraj SinghRepublican52,85224.8%

2008 House Primary

CandidateParty# Votes% Votes
Navraj SinghRepublican13,354100.0%

2006 House Primary

CandidateParty# Votes% Votes
Brad ShermanDemocratic35,563100.0%

2006 House General Election

CandidateParty# Votes% Votes
Brad ShermanDemocratic92,65068.8%
Peter HankwitzRepublican42,07431.2%

2006 House Primary

CandidateParty# Votes% Votes
Peter HankwitzRepublican17,065100.0%

2004 House General Election

CandidateParty# Votes% Votes
Brad ShermanDemocratic125,29662.3%
Eric CarterGreen8,9564.5%
Robert LevyRepublican66,94633.3%

2002 House General Election

CandidateParty# Votes% Votes
Brad ShermanDemocratic79,81562.0%
Robert LevyRepublican48,99638.0%

2000 House General Election

CandidateParty# Votes% Votes
Adam SchiffDemocratic113,70852.7%
James RoganRepublican94,51843.8%

1998 House General Election

CandidateParty# Votes% Votes
Barry GordonDemocratic73,87546.4%
Bob NewLibertarian4,4892.8%
James RoganRepublican80,70250.7%

1996 House Primary

CandidateParty# Votes% Votes
Barry GordonDemocratic20,25248.6%
Doug KahnDemocratic21,41451.4%

1996 House General Election

CandidateParty# Votes% Votes
Doug KahnDemocratic82,01443.2%
Walt SheasbyGreen4,1952.2%
Elizabeth MichaelLibertarian6,6453.5%
James RoganRepublican95,31050.2%

1996 House Primary

CandidateParty# Votes% Votes
Joe PaulRepublican6,52112.4%
James RoganRepublican46,02087.6%

District 27: Demographics

Population639,088
Percentage of Population Age 65 and Up10.6%

Ethnicity

Percentage White60.7%
Percentage Black4.7%
Percentage American Indian / Alaska Native0.7%
Percentage Asian10.6%
Percentage Native Hawaiian / Pacific Islander0.2%
Percentage Mixed Race5.4%
Percentage Other Race17.7%
Percentage Hispanic36.5%
Percentage Non Hispanic White44.9%
Percentage Non Hispanic Black4.5%
Percentage Households All Speak Language Other than English42.0%

Income

Median Household Income$46,781
Percentage Income in Poverty in 200913.4%

Energy

Percentage Homes heated by Electricity19.4%
Percentage Homes heated by Gas77.7%
Percentage Homes heated by Coal0.0%
Percentage Homes heated by Fuel Oil0.0%

Employment & Education

Percentage Employed Civilians 16-years-old and up45.9%
Percentage with a College Degree25.8%
Percentage Management or Professional Workers35.8%
Percentage Sales or Office Workers30.4%
Percentage Production or Transportation Workers11.7%

Marriage

Percentage Married Couples49.2%
Percentage Married Couples with Children25.5%
Percentage Married Couple Both Work32.3%
Percentage Unmarried Partner Households, Male living with Male0.4%
Percentage Unmarried Partner Households, Female living with Female0.5%