2018 House Race: Georgia District: GA-06 ( Lucy McBath v Karen Handel )

CURRENT STATUS: Complete

Race Status

RESULT: Lucy McBath (Dem)


Strong Dem
INCUMBENT PARTY: Rep last updated: 10-15-2018
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 Candidate

Lucy McBath
BALLOTPEDIA Profile

WINNER: Lucy McBath (Share of Vote: 53.73% (runoff) )
RUNOFF CANDIDATE
Kevin Abel
Share of Vote: 46.27% (runoff)
BALLOTPEDIA Profile

REGISTERED CANDIDATES
Stephen Knight Griffin (Share of Vote: 6.94% )
Bobby Kaple (Share of Vote: 26.18% )


Incumbent

Rep Incumbent

Republican Candidate
Karen Handel
BALLOTPEDIA Profile

WINNER: Karen Handel (Share of Vote: Unopposed )


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Current House Scoreboard
2018 District GA-06 Data Card
GA-06 Demographics
Demographic District State Nation
Gender 51% Female 48.7% Male
51.3% Female
51% Female
Race/Ethnicity 59% White
15% African American
12% Hispanic
11% Asian
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 Home 26.5% 13.6% 21.1%
High School Grad Rate 93.2% 86.4% 87.5%
College Grad Rate 60.6% 30.5% 31.3%
Per Capita Income $46,304 $28,183 $31,128
Median Age 38.4 36.5 37.9
Population 756,004 10310371 325.7 mil
Square Miles 298.90 57594.7 3,796,742
Population per SqMi 12,529.60 1179 185.8
People per Household 2.7 2.7 2.7
Foreign Born 21.8% 10.1% 13.5%
Veteran 5.8% 8.3% 7.4%
Geographic Mobility 16.9% 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-06 Voting History
Presidential Voting Percentages
Year Clinton Trump Margin
2016 46.8 48.3 -1.5
Year Obama Romney Margin
2012 37.5 60.8 -23.3
Year Obama McCain Margin
2008 40.1 59.0 -18.9

House Voting Percentages
Year DEM REP Margin
2016 38.3 61.7 -23.4
2014 34.0 66.0 -32
2012 35.5 64.5 -29

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