2018 House Race: Texas District: TX-26 ( Linsey Fagan v Michael Burgess )

CURRENT STATUS: Complete

Race Status

RESULT: Michael Burgess (Rep)


Strong Rep
INCUMBENT PARTY: Rep last updated: 10-15-2018
Key Dates
Filing Deadline: 12/11/2017
Primaries: 03/06/2018
Runoffs: 05/22/2018
General Election: 11/06/2018

Race Status History
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Democratic Candidate

Dem Candidate

Linsey Fagan
BALLOTPEDIA Profile

WINNER: Linsey Fagan (Share of Vote: 52.7% )
REGISTERED CANDIDATES
Will Fisher


Incumbent

Rep Incumbent

Republican Candidate
Dr. Michael Burgess
BALLOTPEDIA Profile

WINNER: Dr. Michael Burgess (Share of Vote: 76.9% )
REGISTERED CANDIDATES
Veronica Birkenstock (Share of Vote: 23.1% )


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Current House Scoreboard
2018 District TX-26 Data Card
TX-26 Demographics
Demographic District State Nation
Gender 51% Female 49.6% Male
50.4% Female
51% Female
Race/Ethnicity 65% White
18% Hispanic
7% African American
6% Asian
42.6% White/Caucasian
36.8% White/Hispanic
12.6% Black/African American
61% White
18% Hispanic
12% Black
5% Asian
2% Two or More
1% Native
Language Other than Eng at Home 19.4% 35.0% 21.1%
High School Grad Rate 92.5% 82.9% 87.5%
College Grad Rate 44.3% 28.9% 31.3%
Per Capita Income $38,097 $28,714 $31,128
Median Age 35.2 34.5 37.9
Population 845,376 27862596 325.7 mil
Square Miles 907.20 261250 3,796,742
Population per SqMi 1931.90 1106.7 185.8
People per Household 3.0 2.9 2.7
Foreign Born 12.3% 17.0% 13.5%
Veteran 7.3% 7.1% 7.4%
Geographic Mobility 18.5% 15.9% 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
TX-26 Voting History
Presidential Voting Percentages
Year Clinton Trump Margin
2016 34.4 60.9 -26.5
Year Obama Romney Margin
2012 30.7 67.6 -36.9
Year Obama McCain Margin
2008 35.0 64.3 -29.3

House Voting Percentages
Year DEM REP Margin
2016 29.6 66.4 -36.8
2014 0.0 82.7 -82.7
2012 29.6 70.4 -40.8

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
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