Louisiana House District 3

Previous Election Results

2000 House La. Style Non-Partisan Election
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
W.J. Tauzin Republican 143,446 78.0%
Edwin Albares Independent 16,908 9.2%
Anita Rosenthal Independent 13,488 7.3%
Dion Bourque Independent 10,118 5.5%
2002 House La. Style Non-Partisan Election
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
W.J. Tauzin Republican 130,323 86.7%
William Beier Independent 12,964 8.6%
David Iwancio Independent 7,055 4.7%
2004 House La. Style Non-Partisan Election
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Billy Tauzin III Republican 84,680 32.0%
Charlie Melancon Democratic 63,328 23.9%
Craig Romero Republican 61,132 23.1%
Damon Baldone Democratic 25,783 9.7%
Charmaine Caccioppi Democratic 19,347 7.3%
Kevin Chiasson Republican 10,350 3.9%
2004 House Non-Partisan Runoff Election
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Charlie Melancon Democratic 57,611 50.2%
Billy Tauzin III Republican 57,042 49.8%
2006 House La. Style Non-Partisan Election
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Charlie Melancon Democratic 75,023 55.0%
Craig Romero Republican 54,950 40.3%
Olangee Breech Democratic 4,190 3.1%
James Blake Libertarian 2,168 1.6%
2010 House General Election
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Jeff Landry Republican 108,963 63.8%
Ravi Sangisetty Democratic 61,914 36.2%
2010 House Primary
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Jeff Landry Republican 10,396 49.6%
Hunt Downer Republican 7,570 36.1%
Kristian Magar Republican 2,987 14.3%
2010 House Primary Runoff
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Jeff Landry Republican 19,657 65.1%
Hunt Downer Republican 10,549 34.9%
2012 House
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Charles Boustany Republican 139,123 44.7%
Jeff Landry Republican 93,527 30.0%
Ron Richard Democratic 67,070 21.5%
Bryan Barrilleaux Republican 7,908 2.5%
Jim Stark Libertarian 3,765 1.2%
2012 House Non-Partisan Runoff Election
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Charles Boustany Republican 58,820 60.9%
Jeff Landry Republican 37,767 39.1%

Demographic Data

Population 762,579
Percentage White 70.9%
Percentage Black 24.4%
Percentage American Indian / Alaska Native 0.4%
Percentage Asian 1.4%
Percentage Native Hawaiian / Pacific Islander 0.0%
Percentage Mixed Race 2.2%
Percentage Other Race 0.8%
 
Percentage Hispanic 3.2%
Percentage Non Hispanic White 68.5%
Percentage Non Hispanic Black 24.3%
 
Percentage Households All Speak Language Other than English 1.0%
 
Median Household Income $43,999
Percentage Married Couple Both Work 33.9%
Percentage Income in Poverty in 2011 18.2%
Percentage Lived in different household in 2009 8.5%
 
Percentage Homes heated by Electricity 67.9%
Percentage Homes heated by Gas 31.4%
Percentage Homes heated by Coal 0.0%
Percentage Homes heated by Fuel Oil 0.2%
Percentage of Population Age 65 and Up 12.5%
Percentage Employed Civilians 16-years-old and up 45.4%
Percentage with a College Degree 18.7%
Percentage Management or Professional Workers 29.8%
Percentage Sales or Office Workers 24.4%
Percentage Production or Transportation Workers 13.3%
 
Percentage Married Couples 46.3%
Percentage Married Couples with Children 18.3%
Percentage Unmarried Partner Households, Male living with Male 0.1%
Percentage Unmarried Partner Households, Female living with Female 0.1%

Last updated 8:16pm November 21, 2014