Arkansas's 2nd congressional district

U.S. House district

Arkansas's 2nd congressional district is a congressional district in the U.S. state of Arkansas. The district is in the middle of Arkansas. The state capital called Little Rock is in the district. The counties of Van Buren Conway, Perry, Saline, Pulaski, White, Faulkner are in this district. The people who live in the district elect a person to represent the district in the United States House of Representatives. Republican French Hill became the representative in 2014

Arkansas's 2nd congressional district
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Representative
  French Hill
RLittle Rock
Area6,045 sq mi (15,660 km2)
Distribution
  • 66.2% urban
  • 33.8% rural
Population (2019)767,662[1]
Median income$53,600[2]
Ethnicity
Cook PVIR+7[3]

Election historyEdit

Election results from presidential races
Year Office Results
2000 President Bush 49–48%
2004 President Bush 51–48%
2008 President McCain 54–44%
2012 President Romney 55–43%
2016 President Trump 52–42%
2020 President Trump 53–44%

2002Edit

Arkansas's 2nd Congressional District House Election, 2002
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Democratic Vic Snyder 142,752 93%
Write-in Ed Garner 10,874 7%
Majority 131,878 86%
Total votes 153,626 100.00%
Democratic hold

2004Edit

Arkansas’s 2nd Congressional District House Election, 2004
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Democratic Vic Snyder 160,834 58%
Republican Marvin Parks 115,655 42%
Majority 45,179 16%
Total votes 276,493 100.00%
Democratic hold

2006Edit

Arkansas’s 2nd Congressional District House Election, 2006
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Democratic Vic Snyder 124,871 61%
Republican Andy Mayberry 81,432 39%
Majority 43,439 21%
Total votes 206,303 100.00%
Democratic hold

2008Edit

Arkansas's 2nd Congressional District House Election, 2008
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Democratic Vic Snyder 212,303 77%
Green Deb McFarland 64,398 23%
Write-in Danial Suits 665 0.24%
Majority 147,905 53%
Total votes 277,366 100.00%
Democratic hold

2010Edit

Arkansas's 2nd Congressional District House Election, 2010
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Republican Tim Griffin 122,091 58%
Democratic Joyce Elliott 80,687 38%
Independent Lance Levi 4,421 2%
Green Lewis Kennedy 3,599 2%
Write-in Write-ins 54 0.03%
Majority 41,404 20%
Total votes 210,852 100.00%
Republican gain from Democratic

2012Edit

Arkansas's 2nd Congressional District House Election, 2012
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Republican Tim Griffin 158,175 55%
Democratic Herb Rule 113,156 39%
Green Barbara Ward 8,566 3%
Libertarian Chris Hayes 6,701 2%
Majority 45,019 16%
Total votes 286,598 100.00%
Republican hold

2014Edit

Arkansas's 2nd Congressional District House Election, 2014
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Republican French Hill 123,073 52%
Democratic Pat Hays 103,477 44%
Libertarian Debbie Standiford 10,590 4%
Majority 19,596 8%
Total votes 237,140 100.00%
Republican hold

2016Edit

Arkansas’s 2nd Congressional District House Election, 2016[4]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Republican French Hill 176,472 58.34%
Democratic Dianne Curry 111,347 36.81%
Libertarian Chris Hayes 14,342 4.74%
Write-in Write-ins 303 0.10%
Majority 65,125 21.53%
Total votes 302,464 100.00%
Republican hold

2018Edit

The 2018 election was held on November 6, 2018.

Arkansas' 2nd congressional district, 2018
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican French Hill (incumbent) 132,125 52.1
Democratic Clarke Tucker 116,135 45.8
Libertarian Joe Swafford 5,193 2.1
Total votes 253,453 100.0
Republican hold

2020Edit

Arkansas's 2nd Congressional District House Election, 2020
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican French Hill (incumbent) 184,093 55.4
Democratic Joyce Elliott 148,410 44.6
Total votes 332,503 100.0
Republican hold

ReferencesEdit

  1. Bureau, Center for New Media & Promotion (CNMP), US Census. "My Congressional District". www.census.gov.
  2. https://www.census.gov/mycd/?st=05&cd=02
  3. "Partisan Voting Index – Districts of the 115th Congress" (PDF). The Cook Political Report. April 7, 2017. Retrieved April 7, 2017.
  4. "2016 election results".