Tennessee House District 6

Previous Election Results

1996 House General Election
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Bart Gordon Democratic 123,846 54.4%
Steve Gill Republican 94,599 41.6%
Jim Coffer Independent 9,125 4.0%
1996 House Primary
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Bart Gordon Democratic 37,324 88.9%
Jessie Bly Democratic 4,673 11.1%
1996 House Primary
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Steve Gill Republican 22,782 92.2%
Walt Massey Republican 1,924 7.8%
1998 House General Election
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Bart Gordon Democratic 75,055 54.7%
Walt Massey Republican 62,277 45.3%
1998 House Primary
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Walt Massey Republican 14,872 45.6%
Porter Stark Republican 8,881 27.3%
Byron Looper Republican 6,542 20.1%
Dennis Nordhoff Republican 2,284 7.0%
2000 House General Election
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Bart Gordon Democratic 168,861 62.4%
David Charles Republican 97,169 35.9%
Jim Coffer Libertarian 4,685 1.7%
2000 House Primary
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
David Charles Republican 11,680 54.1%
Eleanor Gibbs Republican 9,915 45.9%
2002 House General Election
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Bart Gordon Democratic 117,034 65.9%
Robert Garrison Republican 57,401 32.3%
J. Patrick Lyons Independent 3,065 1.7%
2002 House Primary
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Bart Gordon Democratic 69,121 91.7%
Harvey Howard Democratic 6,255 8.3%
2004 House General Election
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Bart Gordon Democratic 167,448 64.2%
Nick Demas Republican 87,523 33.6%
Patrick Lyons Independent 3,869 1.5%
Norman Saliba Independent 1,802 0.7%
2004 House Primary
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Bart Gordon Democratic 28,524 93.2%
Robert Hall Democratic 2,066 6.8%
2004 House Primary
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Nick Demas Republican 7,657 51.5%
Elizabeth Hall Republican 7,205 48.5%
2006 House General Election
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Bart Gordon Democratic 129,069 67.1%
David Davis Republican 60,392 31.4%
Bob Garrison Independent 2,035 1.1%
Norman Saliba Independent 884 0.5%
2006 House Primary
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Bart Gordon Democratic 53,916 92.3%
Patrick Lyons Democratic 4,490 7.7%
2006 House Primary
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
David Davis Republican 27,803 100.0%
2008 House General Election
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Bart Gordon Democratic 194,264 74.4%
Chris Baker Independent 66,764 25.6%
2008 House Primary
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Bart Gordon Democratic 21,752 100.0%
2010 House General Election
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Diane Black Republican 128,517 67.3%
Brett Carter Democratic 56,145 29.4%
Jim Boyd Independent 2,157 1.1%
David Purcell Independent 1,296 0.7%
Tommy Hay Independent 1,270 0.7%
Brandon Gore Independent 1,103 0.6%
Stephen Sprague Independent 596 0.3%
2010 House Primary
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Brett Carter Democratic 9,430 30.3%
Ben Leming Democratic 9,208 29.6%
Henry Barry Democratic 8,917 28.6%
Devora Butler Democratic 2,777 8.9%
George Erdel Democratic 817 2.6%
2010 House Primary
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Diane Black Republican 24,374 30.5%
Lou Ann Zelenik Republican 24,091 30.2%
Jim Tracy Republican 23,808 29.8%
Dave Evans Republican 3,974 5.0%
Kerry Roberts Republican 2,482 3.1%
Bruce McLellan Republican 695 0.9%
Gary Mann Republican 465 0.6%
2012 House
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Diane Black Republican 184,383 76.6%
Scott Beasley Independent 34,766 14.4%
Pat Riley Green 21,633 9.0%

Demographic Data

Population 725,397
Percentage White 91.9%
Percentage Black 4.6%
Percentage American Indian / Alaska Native 0.2%
Percentage Asian 0.7%
Percentage Native Hawaiian / Pacific Islander 0.0%
Percentage Mixed Race 1.5%
Percentage Other Race 1.1%
 
Percentage Hispanic 3.7%
Percentage Non Hispanic White 89.6%
Percentage Non Hispanic Black 4.5%
 
Percentage Households All Speak Language Other than English 0.4%
 
Median Household Income $44,735
Percentage Married Couple Both Work 36.1%
Percentage Income in Poverty in 2011 15.0%
Percentage Lived in different household in 2009 8.9%
 
Percentage Homes heated by Electricity 57.7%
Percentage Homes heated by Gas 37.9%
Percentage Homes heated by Coal 0.0%
Percentage Homes heated by Fuel Oil 0.3%
Percentage of Population Age 65 and Up 16.2%
Percentage Employed Civilians 16-years-old and up 42.7%
Percentage with a College Degree 20.1%
Percentage Management or Professional Workers 31.0%
Percentage Sales or Office Workers 26.2%
Percentage Production or Transportation Workers 17.2%
 
Percentage Married Couples 56.1%
Percentage Married Couples with Children 19.5%
Percentage Unmarried Partner Households, Male living with Male 0.2%
Percentage Unmarried Partner Households, Female living with Female 0.1%

Last updated 2:16pm October 21, 2014