2018 House Race: Maine District: ME-02 ( Jared Golden v Bruce Poliquin )

CURRENT STATUS: General Election Concluded

Race Status

RESULT: (coming soon...)


Toss Up
INCUMBENT PARTY: Rep last updated: 10-15-2018
Key Dates
Filing Deadline: 03/15/2018
Primaries: 06/12/2018
General Election: 11/06/2018

Race Status History
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Democratic Candidate

Dem Candidate

Jared Golden
BALLOTPEDIA Profile

REGISTERED CANDIDATES
Jonathan Fulford
Craig Olson
Lucas St Clair


Incumbent

Rep Incumbent

Republican Candidate
Bruce Poliquin
BALLOTPEDIA Profile

WINNER: Bruce Poliquin (Share of Vote: Unopposed)


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Bottom Line

Barack Obama won the District twice before Donald Trump flipped it in 2016.

2018 District ME-02 Data Card
ME-02 Demographics
Demographic District State Nation
Gender 51% Female 49.0% Male
51.0% Female
51% Female
Race/Ethnicity 94% White
1% Hispanic
1% African American
93.5% White/Caucasian
1.5% Black/African American
1.3% White/Hispanic
61% White
18% Hispanic
12% Black
5% Asian
2% Two or More
1% Native
Language Other than Eng at Home 6.5% 6.6% 21.1%
High School Grad Rate 90.7% 92.3% 87.5%
College Grad Rate 23.0% 30.1% 31.3%
Per Capita Income $25,544 $29,604 $31,128
Median Age 44.7 44.5 37.9
Population 655,314 1331479 325.7 mil
Square Miles 27,557.80 30844.1 3,796,742
Population per SqMi 123.80 143.2 185.8
People per Household 2.5 2.4 2.7
Foreign Born 3.0% 3.8% 13.5%
Veteran 10.2% 9.6% 7.4%
Geographic Mobility 13.4% 13.1% 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
ME-02 Voting History
Presidential Voting Percentages
Year Clinton Trump Margin
2016 41.1 51.4 -10.3
Year Obama Romney Margin
2012 53.0 44.4 +8.6
Year Obama McCain Margin
2008 54.6 43.4 +11.2

House Voting Percentages
Year DEM REP Margin
2016 45.2 54.8 -9.6
2014 41.8 47.0 -5.2
2012 58.2 41.8 +16.4

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
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