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Indiana's 5th congressional district

Indiana's 5th congressional district
Indiana's 5th congressional district - since January 3, 2013.
Indiana's 5th congressional district - since January 3, 2013.
Current Representative Susan Brooks (RCarmel)
Area 3,266.14 mi2 (8,459.3 km2)
Distribution 74.53% urban, 25.47% rural
Population (2000) 675,577
Median income $52,800
Ethnicity 94.1% White, 2.6% Black, 1.3% Asian, 1.6% Hispanic, 0.3% Native American, 0.6% other
Cook PVI R+11[1]

Indiana's 5th congressional district is a congressional district in the U.S. state of Indiana that takes in the eastern and northern suburbs of Indianapolis, including Marion, Carmel, Anderson, Noblesville, and parts of Kokomo. This suburban district is predominantly white and affluent.[2]

The district is currently represented by Republican Susan Brooks.

List of representatives

Before the 2000 U.S. Census, the 5th Congressional District was located it what is now parts of the 1st, 2nd, and 4th Districts.

Representative Party Years Electoral history
District created March 4, 1833
Johnathan McCarty Jacksonian March 4, 1833 –
March 3, 1835
Redistricted from the 3rd district
Anti-Jacksonian March 4, 1835 –
March 3, 1837
James Rariden Whig March 4, 1837 –
March 3, 1841
Andrew Kennedy Democratic March 4, 1841 –
March 3, 1843
Redistricted to the 10th district
William J. Brown Democratic March 4, 1843 –
March 3, 1845
William W. Wick Democratic March 4, 1845 –
March 3, 1849
William J. Brown Democratic March 4, 1849 –
March 3, 1851
Thomas A. Hendricks Democratic March 4, 1851 –
March 3, 1853
Redistricted to the 6th district
Samuel W. Parker Whig March 4, 1853 –
March 3, 1855
Redistricted from the 4th district
David P. Holloway Opposition March 4, 1855 –
March 3, 1857
David Kilgore Republican March 4, 1857 –
March 3, 1861
George W. Julian Republican March 4, 1861 –
March 3, 1869
Redistricted to the 4th district
John Coburn Republican March 4, 1869 –
March 3, 1875
Redistricted from the 6th district
William S. Holman Democratic March 4, 1875 –
March 3, 1877
Redistricted from the 3rd district
Thomas M. Browne Republican March 4, 1877 –
March 3, 1881
Redistricted to the 6th district
Courtland C. Matson Democratic March 4, 1881 –
March 3, 1889
George W. Cooper Democratic March 4, 1889 –
March 3, 1895
Jesse Overstreet Republican March 4, 1895 –
March 3, 1897
Redistricted to the 7th district
George W. Faris Republican March 4, 1897 –
March 3, 1901
Redistricted from the 8th district
Elias S. Holliday Republican March 4, 1901 –
March 3, 1909
Ralph Wilbur Moss Democratic March 4, 1909 –
March 3, 1917
Everett Sanders Republican March 4, 1917 –
March 3, 1925
Noble J. Johnson Republican March 4, 1925 –
March 3, 1931
Courtland C. Gillen Democratic March 4, 1931 –
March 3, 1933
Glenn Griswold Democratic March 4, 1933 –
January 3, 1939
Redistricted from the 11th district
Forest Harness Republican January 3, 1939 –
January 3, 1949
John R. Walsh Democratic January 3, 1949 –
January 3, 1951
John V. Beamer Republican January 3, 1951 –
January 3, 1959
J. Edward Roush Democratic January 3, 1959 –
January 3, 1969
Richard L. Roudebush Republican January 3, 1969 –
January 3, 1971
Elwood Hillis Republican January 3, 1971 –
January 3, 1987
Jim Jontz Democratic January 3, 1987 –
January 3, 1993
Steve Buyer Republican January 3, 1993 –
January 3, 2003
Redistricted to the 4th district
Dan Burton Republican January 3, 2003 –
January 3, 2013
Redistricted from the 6th district
Susan Brooks Republican January 3, 2013 –
Present
Incumbent

Election results

The two different locations of the 7th district from 1982-2013.

2002

Indiana's 5th Congressional District Election (2002)
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Dan Burton* 129,442 71.97
Democratic Katherine Fox Carr 45,283 25.18
Libertarian Christopher Adkins 5,130 2.85
Total votes 179,855 100.00
Voter turnout %
Republican hold

2004

Indiana's 5th Congressional District Election (2004)
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Dan Burton* 228,718 71.84
Democratic Katherine Fox Carr 82,637 25.96
Libertarian Rick Hodgin 7,008 2.20
Total votes 318,363 100.00
Voter turnout %
Republican hold

2006

Indiana's 5th Congressional District Election (2006)
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Dan Burton* 133,118 64.96
Democratic Katherine Fox Carr 64,362 31.41
Libertarian Sheri Conover Sharlow 7,431 3.63
Total votes 204,821 100.00
Voter turnout %
Republican hold

2008

Indiana's 5th Congressional District Election (2008)
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Dan Burton* 234,507 65.59
Democratic Mary Etta Ruley 123,021 34.41
Total votes 357,528 100.00
Voter turnout %
Republican hold

2010

Indiana's 5th Congressional District Election (2010)
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Dan Burton* 146,899 62.14
Democratic Tim Crawford 60,024 25.39
Libertarian Richard Reid 18,266 7.73
Independent Jesse C. Trueblood 11,218 4.75
Total votes 236,407 100.00
Voter turnout %
Republican hold

2012

Indiana's 5th Congressional District Election (2012)
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Susan Brooks 194,570 58.37
Democratic Scott Reske 125,347 37.60
Libertarian Chard Reid 13,442 4.03
Total votes 333,359 100.00
Voter turnout %
Republican hold

2014

Indiana's 5th Congressional District Election (2014)
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Susan Brooks
Democratic Shawn Denney
Libertarian John Krom
Total votes ' '
Voter turnout %

Living former Members of the U.S. House of Representatives from Indiana's 5th congressional district

As of May 2015, three former members of the U.S. House of Representatives from Indiana's 5th congressional district are alive.

Representative Term of office Date of birth (and age)
Elwood Hillis 1971–1987 (1947-02-04) February 4, 1947
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Steve Buyer 1993-2003 (1958-11-26) November 26, 1958
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and part of the Politics series on
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Dan Burton 2003–2013 (1938-06-21) June 21, 1938
name = Neo-fascism title = Neo-fascism pretitle = Linked to the Politics and elections series
and part of the Politics series on
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Historical district boundaries

2003 - 2013

See also

References


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  1. ^
  2. ^ Republicans Crossing Over to Vote in Democratic Contests - The Lexington Dispatch
  • Congressional Biographical Directory of the United States 1774–present

External links

  • Congressmen Dan Burton Official House site

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