Mississippi House District 1

Previous Election Results

1996 House General Election
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Roger Wicker Republican 123,724 67.6%
Henry Boyd Jr. Democratic 55,998 30.6%
John Rouse Libertarian 2,281 1.2%
Luke Lundemo Natural law 963 0.5%
1996 House Primary
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Henry Boyd Jr. Democratic 6,796 46.1%
Talmadge Littlejohn Democratic 6,519 44.2%
Rex Weathers Democratic 1,423 9.7%
1996 House Primary Runoff
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Henry Boyd Jr. Democratic 4,360 54.1%
Talmadge Littlejohn Democratic 3,694 45.9%
1998 House General Election
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Roger Wicker Republican 66,738 67.2%
Rex Weathers Democratic 30,438 30.6%
John Rouse Libertarian 2,157 2.2%
2000 House General Election
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Roger Wicker Republican 145,967 69.8%
Joe Grist Jr. Democratic 59,763 28.6%
Chris Lawrence Libertarian 3,310 1.6%
2002 House General Election
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Roger Wicker Republican 95,404 71.4%
Rex Weathers Democratic 32,318 24.2%
Brenda Blackburn Reform 3,477 2.6%
Harold Taylor Libertarian 2,368 1.8%
2004 House General Election
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Roger Wicker Republican 219,328 79.0%
Barbara Washer Reform 58,256 21.0%
2006 House General Election
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Roger Wicker Republican 95,098 65.9%
Ken Hurt Democratic 49,174 34.1%
2006 House Primary
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Ken Hurt Democratic 4,477 38.4%
Bill Bambach Democratic 2,851 24.5%
Ron Shapiro Democratic 2,514 21.6%
Joe Forsythe Democratic 1,802 15.5%
2006 House Primary Runoff
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
James Hurt Democratic 5,063 67.4%
William Bambach Democratic 2,446 32.6%
2008 House General Election
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Travis Childers Democratic 185,959 54.5%
Greg Davis Republican 149,818 43.9%
Wally Pang Independent 3,736 1.1%
John Wages Green 1,876 0.5%
2008 House Non-Partisan Runoff Election
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Travis Childers Democratic 58,037 53.8%
Greg Davis Republican 49,877 46.2%
2008 House Nonpartisan Special Election
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Travis Childers Democratic 33,304 49.4%
Greg Davis Republican 31,177 46.3%
Glenn McCullough Jr. Republican 968 1.4%
Steve Holland Democratic 789 1.2%
Wally Pang Independent 725 1.1%
John Wages Jr. Green 398 0.6%
2008 House Primary
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Travis Childers Democratic 40,919 41.4%
Steve Holland Democratic 30,274 30.6%
Marshall Coleman Democratic 12,913 13.1%
Brian Neely Democratic 10,624 10.8%
Ken Hurt Democratic 4,095 4.1%
2008 House Primary
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Glenn McCullough Jr. Republican 17,082 38.9%
Greg Davis Republican 16,161 36.8%
Randy Russell Republican 10,688 24.3%
2008 House Primary Runoff
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Travis Childers Democratic 20,797 56.6%
Steve Holland Democratic 15,958 43.4%
2008 House Primary Runoff
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Greg Davis Republican 16,733 50.8%
Glenn McCullough Republican 16,196 49.2%
2010 House General Election
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Alan Nunnelee Republican 121,074 55.3%
Travis Childers Democratic 89,388 40.8%
Wally Pang Independent 2,180 1.0%
Les Green Independent 2,020 0.9%
A. G. Baddley Independent 1,882 0.9%
Gail Giaramita Constitution 1,235 0.6%
Rico Hoskins Independent 478 0.2%
Harold Taylor Libertarian 447 0.2%
Barbara Washer Reform 389 0.2%
2010 House Primary
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Alan Nunnelee Republican 20,236 51.8%
Henry Ross Republican 12,894 33.0%
Angela McGlowan Republican 5,924 15.2%
2012 House
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Alan Nunnelee Republican 186,760 60.4%
Brad Morris Democratic 114,076 36.9%
Danny Bedwell Libertarian 3,584 1.2%
Jim Bourland Constitution 2,390 0.8%
Chris Potts Reform 2,367 0.8%

Demographic Data

Population 750,432
Percentage White 69.6%
Percentage Black 27.3%
Percentage American Indian / Alaska Native 0.2%
Percentage Asian 0.4%
Percentage Native Hawaiian / Pacific Islander 0.0%
Percentage Mixed Race 1.5%
Percentage Other Race 1.0%
 
Percentage Hispanic 3.2%
Percentage Non Hispanic White 67.8%
Percentage Non Hispanic Black 27.0%
 
Percentage Households All Speak Language Other than English 0.2%
 
Median Household Income $39,863
Percentage Married Couple Both Work 36.3%
Percentage Income in Poverty in 2011 20.2%
Percentage Lived in different household in 2009 7.6%
 
Percentage Homes heated by Electricity 46.7%
Percentage Homes heated by Gas 51.0%
Percentage Homes heated by Coal 0.0%
Percentage Homes heated by Fuel Oil 0.3%
Percentage of Population Age 65 and Up 13.9%
Percentage Employed Civilians 16-years-old and up 42.3%
Percentage with a College Degree 19.3%
Percentage Management or Professional Workers 29.0%
Percentage Sales or Office Workers 25.4%
Percentage Production or Transportation Workers 20.4%
 
Percentage Married Couples 48.7%
Percentage Married Couples with Children 18.8%
Percentage Unmarried Partner Households, Male living with Male 0.1%
Percentage Unmarried Partner Households, Female living with Female 0.2%

Last updated 2:16pm October 21, 2014