2018 House Race: Connecticut District: CT-02 ( Joe Courtney v Dan Postemski )

CURRENT STATUS: Complete

Race Status

RESULT: Joe Courtney (Dem)


Strong Dem
INCUMBENT PARTY: Dem last updated: 10-15-2018
Key Dates
Filing Deadline: 06/12/2018
Primaries: 08/14/2018
General Election: 11/06/2018

Race Status History
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Democratic Candidate

Dem Incumbent

Incumbent
Joe Courtney
BALLOTPEDIA Profile



Rep Candidate

Republican Candidate
Dan Postemski
BALLOTPEDIA Profile



Pundit Opinions

RESULT
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Current House Scoreboard
2018 District CT-02 Data Card
CT-02 Demographics
Demographic District State Nation
Gender 50% Female 48.4% Male
51.6% Female
51% Female
Race/Ethnicity 82% White
8% Hispanic
4% Asian
4% African American
67.7% White/Caucasian
White/Hispanic: 12.9
11.8% Black/African American
61% White
18% Hispanic
12% Black
5% Asian
2% Two or More
1% Native
Language Other than Eng at Home 11.7% 22.7% 21.1%
High School Grad Rate 92.9% 90.5% 87.5%
College Grad Rate 35.1% 38.6% 31.3%
Per Capita Income $37,675 $41,087 $31,128
Median Age 41.9 40.9 37.9
Population 705,034 3576452 325.7 mil
Square Miles 1,987.90 4842.7 3,796,742
Population per SqMi 1354.70 1738.5 185.8
People per Household 2.5 2.6 2.7
Foreign Born 7.3% 14.4% 13.5%
Veteran 9.0% 6.1% 7.4%
Geographic Mobility 12.5% 12.0% 14.6%
Note: All area related stats do NOT include bodies of water.

Data Credits
District/State/National: www.censusreporter.org
State: www.census.gov
State/Miscellaneous: BALLOTPEDIA State Profile
CT-02 Voting History
Presidential Voting Percentages
Year Clinton Trump Margin
2016 48.7 45.8 +2.9
Year Obama Romney Margin
2012 55.9 42.6 +13.3
Year Obama McCain Margin
2008 58.6 40.0 +18.6

House Voting Percentages
Year DEM REP Margin
2016 63.2 33.7 +29.5
2014 62.3 35.5 +26.8
2012 69.9 30.1 +39.8

Show National Voting Statistics

National Presidential Voting Percentages
Year Clinton Trump Margin
2016 48.4 46.3 +2.1
Year Obama Romney Margin
2012 51.1 47.3 +3.8
Year Obama McCain Margin
2008 53 45.7 +7.3

National House Voting Percentages
Year DEM REP Margin
2016 48 49.1 -1.1
2014 45.7 51.4 -5.7
2012 50.6 49.4 +1.2