2018 House Race: Maryland District: MD-08 ( Jamie Raskin v John Walsh )

CURRENT STATUS: Complete

Race Status

RESULT: Jamie Raskin (Dem)


Strong Dem
INCUMBENT PARTY: Dem last updated: 10-15-2018
Key Dates
Filing Deadline: 02/27/2018
Primaries: 06/26/2018
General Election: 11/06/2018

Race Status History
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Democratic Candidate

Dem Incumbent

Incumbent
Jamie Raskin
BALLOTPEDIA Profile



Rep Candidate

Republican Candidate
John Walsh
BALLOTPEDIA Profile



Pundit Opinions

RESULT
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Current House Scoreboard
2018 District MD-08 Data Card
MD-08 Demographics
Demographic District State Nation
Gender 51% Female 48.4% Male
51.6% Female
51% Female
Race/Ethnicity 60% White
15% Hispanic
12% Asian
9% African American
51.5% White/Caucasian
30.7% 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 29.7% 17.2% 21.1%
High School Grad Rate 91.9% 90.1% 87.5%
College Grad Rate 55.6% 39.3% 31.3%
Per Capita Income $50,881 $38,662 $31,128
Median Age 40.4 38.5 37.9
Population 757,144 6016447 325.7 mil
Square Miles 859.50 9709.3 3,796,742
Population per SqMi 1880.90 1619.7 185.8
People per Household 2.7 2.7 2.7
Foreign Born 24.3% 15.3% 13.5%
Veteran 6.5% 8.0% 7.4%
Geographic Mobility 12.3% 13.6% 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
MD-08 Voting History
Presidential Voting Percentages
Year Clinton Trump Margin
2016 64.6 30.9 +33.7
Year Obama Romney Margin
2012 62.0 36.0 +26
Year Obama McCain Margin
2008 62.8 35.6 +27.2

House Voting Percentages
Year DEM REP Margin
2016 60.6 34.2 +26.4
2014 60.7 39.0 +21.7
2012 65.8 34.2 +31.6

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