Georgia House District 1

Previous Election Results

1996 House General Election
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Jack Kingston Republican 108,616 68.2%
Rosemary Kaszans Democratic 50,622 31.8%
2000 House General Election
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Jack Kingston Republican 131,684 69.1%
Joyce Griggs Democratic 58,776 30.9%
2000 House Primary
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Joyce Griggs Democratic 20,622 50.5%
Don Smart Democratic 20,214 49.5%
2002 House General Election
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Jack Kingston Republican 103,661 72.1%
Don Smart Democratic 40,026 27.9%
2004 House General Election
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Jack Kingston Republican 188,347 100.0%
2006 House General Election
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Jack Kingston Republican 94,961 68.5%
Jim Nelson Democratic 43,668 31.5%
2006 House Primary
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Jim Nelson Democratic 20,722 100.0%
2006 House Primary
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Jack Kingston Republican 27,043 100.0%
2008 House General Election
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Jack Kingston Republican 165,890 66.5%
Bill Gillespie Democratic 83,444 33.5%
2008 House Primary
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Bill Gillespie Democratic 32,802 100.0%
2008 House Primary
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Jack Kingston Republican 32,470 100.0%
2010 House General Election
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Jack Kingston Republican 117,270 71.6%
Oscar Harris Democratic 46,449 28.4%
2010 House Primary
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Oscar Harris Democratic 16,828 100.0%
2010 House Primary
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Jack Kingston Republican 49,787 100.0%
2012 House
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Jack Kingston Republican 157,181 63.0%
Lesli Rae Messinger Democratic 92,399 37.0%
2014 House
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Amy Tavio Democratic 6,148 34.0%
Brian Reese Democratic 6,122 33.8%
Marc Smith Democratic 5,836 32.2%
2014 House
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Buddy Carter Republican 18,971 36.2%
Robert Johnson Republican 11,890 22.7%
John McCallum Republican 10,715 20.5%
Jeff Chapman Republican 6,918 13.2%
Darwin Carter Republican 2,819 5.4%
Earl Martin Republican 1,063 2.0%

Demographic Data

Population 714,669
Percentage White 63.5%
Percentage Black 29.7%
Percentage American Indian / Alaska Native 0.3%
Percentage Asian 1.8%
Percentage Native Hawaiian / Pacific Islander 0.1%
Percentage Mixed Race 2.7%
Percentage Other Race 1.9%
 
Percentage Hispanic 6.7%
Percentage Non Hispanic White 59.9%
Percentage Non Hispanic Black 29.2%
 
Percentage Households All Speak Language Other than English 0.6%
 
Median Household Income $44,623
Percentage Married Couple Both Work 35.8%
Percentage Income in Poverty in 2011 18.3%
Percentage Lived in different household in 2009 8.0%
 
Percentage Homes heated by Electricity 79.8%
Percentage Homes heated by Gas 19.2%
Percentage Homes heated by Coal 0.0%
Percentage Homes heated by Fuel Oil 0.2%
Percentage of Population Age 65 and Up 12.3%
Percentage Employed Civilians 16-years-old and up 40.8%
Percentage with a College Degree 23.6%
Percentage Management or Professional Workers 31.4%
Percentage Sales or Office Workers 25.4%
Percentage Production or Transportation Workers 13.7%
 
Percentage Married Couples 47.1%
Percentage Married Couples with Children 19.2%
Percentage Unmarried Partner Households, Male living with Male 0.3%
Percentage Unmarried Partner Households, Female living with Female 0.4%

Last updated 8:16pm November 21, 2014