2018 House Race: Georgia District: GA-02 ( Sanford Bishop v Herman West )

CURRENT STATUS: Pending General Election

Race Status

Strong Dem
INCUMBENT PARTY: Dem last updated: 09-10-2018
Key Dates
Filing Deadline: 03/09/2018
Primaries: 05/22/2018
Runoffs: 06/25/2018
General Election: 11/06/2018

Race Status History
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Democratic Candidate

Dem Incumbent

Incumbent
Sanford Bishop Jr.
BALLOTPEDIA Profile



Rep Candidate

Republican Candidate
Herman West Jr.
BALLOTPEDIA Profile



Pundit Opinions

Average
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Current House Scoreboard
2018 District GA-02 Data Card
GA-02 Demographics
DemographicDistrictStateNation
Gender51% Female48.7% Male
51.3% Female
51% Female
Race/Ethnicity40% White
52% African American
5% Hispanic
53.4% White/Caucasian
32.0% Black/African American
7.8% White/Hispanic
61% White
18% Hispanic
12% Black
5% Asian
2% Two or More
1% Native
Language Other than Eng at Home6.0%13.6%21.1%
High School Grad Rate82.1%86.4%87.5%
College Grad Rate17.6%30.5%31.3%
Per Capita Income$19,804$28,183$31,128
Median Age36.136.537.9
Population672,24410310371325.7 mil
Square Miles9,626.3057594.73,796,742
Population per SqMi169.801179185.8
People per Household2.62.72.7
Foreign Born3.6%10.1%13.5%
Veteran9.5%8.3%7.4%
Geographic Mobility17.6%6.4%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
GA-02 Voting History
Presidential Voting Percentages
YearClintonTrumpMargin
201655.043.3+11.7
YearObamaRomneyMargin
201258.640.8+17.8
YearObamaMcCainMargin
200857.941.6+16.3

House Voting Percentages
YearDEMREPMargin
201661.238.8+22.4
201459.240.8+18.4
201263.836.2+27.6

Show National Voting Statistics

National Presidential Voting Percentages
YearClintonTrumpMargin
201648.446.3+2.1
YearObamaRomneyMargin
201251.147.3+3.8
YearObamaMcCainMargin
20085345.7+7.3

National House Voting Percentages
YearDEMREPMargin
20164849.1-1.1
201445.751.4-5.7
201250.649.4+1.2