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Ohio's 5th congressional district
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Current Representative Bob Latta (R)
Population (2000) 630,730
Median income $41,701
Ethnicity 95.5% White, 1.1% Black, 0.5% Asian, 3.8% Hispanic, 0.2% Native American, 0.1% other
Cook PVI R+9

The 5th congressional district of Ohio is in northwestern and north central Ohio and borders Michigan and Indiana. The district is currently represented by Republican Bob Latta. Currently, all of Crawford, Defiance, Fulton, Henry, Huron, Paulding, Putnam, Sandusky, Seneca, Van Wert, Williams, and Wood Counties are included in this district. Portions of Ashland, Lucas, Mercer, and Wyandot Counties are also apart of the 5th District.

Contents

List of Largest Municipalities

All or part of twenty-one cities (whose population is greater than 5,000) are in the district.

The largest municipalities[1] represented in this district include:

(*) Denotes that areas of the city are located in another Congressional District.

List of representatives

Congress(es) Year(s) Representative Party District home Note
District created March 4, 1813
13th14th March 4, 1813 – March 3, 1817 James Kilbourne Democratic-Republican
15th16th March 4, 1817 – March 3, 1821 Philemon Beecher
17th March 4, 1821 – March 3, 1823 Joseph Vance Redistricted to the 4th district
18th March 4, 1823 – March 3, 1825 John Wilson Campbell Jacksonian D-R
19th March 4, 1825 – March 3, 1827 Adams
20th22nd March 4, 1827 – March 3, 1833 William Russell Jacksonian
23rd24th March 4, 1833 – March 3, 1837 Thomas L. Hamer Jacksonian
25th March 4, 1837 – March 3, 1839 Democratic
26th27th March 4, 1839 – March 3, 1843 William Doan
28th March 4, 1843 – March 3, 1845 Emery D. Potter
29th30th March 4, 1845 – March 3, 1849 William Sawyer
31st March 4, 1849 – March 3, 1851 Emery D. Potter
32nd33rd March 4, 1851 – March 3, 1855 Alfred Edgerton
34th March 4, 1855 – March 3, 1857 Richard Mott Opposition
35th March 4, 1857 – March 3, 1859 Republican
36th37th March 4, 1859 – March 3, 1863 James Mitchell Ashley Redistricted to the 10th district
38th39th March 4, 1863 – March 3, 1867 Francis Celeste Le Blond Democratic
40th41st March 4, 1867 – March 3, 1871 William Mungen
42nd43rd March 4, 1871 – March 3, 1875 Charles Nelson Lamison
44th45th March 4, 1875 – March 3, 1879 Americus Vespucius Rice
46th47th March 4, 1879 – March 4, 1883 Benjamin Le Fevre Redistricted to the 4th district
48th March 4, 1883 – March 3, 1885 George E. Seney Redistricted to the 7th district
49th March 4, 1885 – March 3, 1887 Benjamin Le Fevre Redistricted from the 4th district
50th51st March 4, 1887 – March 3, 1891 George E. Seney Redistricted from the 7th district
52nd March 4, 1891 – March 3, 1893 Fernando C. Layton Redistricted to the 4th district
53rd March 4, 1893 – March 3, 1895 Dennis D. Donovan Redistricted from the 6th district
54th March 4, 1895 – March 3, 1897 Francis B. De Witt Republican
55th56th March 4, 1897 – March 3, 1901 David Meekison Democratic
57th58th March 4, 1901 – March 3, 1905 John Snook
59th March 4, 1905 – March 3, 1907 William W. Campbell Republican
60th63rd March 4, 1907 – January 9, 1915 Timothy T. Ansberry Democratic Resigned after being appointed associate justice of Ohio Court of Appeals
64th March 4, 1915 – March 3, 1917 Nelson E. Matthews Republican
65th March 4, 1917 – March 3, 1919 John Snook Democratic
66th71st March 4, 1919 – March 3, 1931 Charles J. Thompson Republican
72nd75th March 4, 1931 – January 3, 1939) Frank C. Kniffin Democratic
76th85th January 3, 1939 – January 3, 1959 Cliff Clevenger Republican
86th100th January 3, 1959 – January 3, 1989 Del Latta
101st110th January 3, 1989 – September 5, 2007 Paul Gillmor Old Fort, Tiffin, Dublin Died
110th–present December 13, 2007 – Present Bob Latta Bowling Green

Election results

The following chart shows historic election results. Bold type indicates victor. Italic type indicates incumbent.

Year Democratic Republican Other
1812 District created following the 1810 Census.
1920 Newt Bronson: 25,395 Charles J. Thompson: 40,381  
1922 Frank C. Kniffin: 28,067 Charles J. Thompson: 31,700  
1924 Frank C. Kniffin: 29,245 Charles J. Thompson: 31,045  
1926 Frank C. Kniffin: 23,022 Charles J. Thompson: 23,638  
1928 Frank C. Kniffin: 31,385 Charles J. Thompson: 36,096  
1930 Frank C. Kniffin: 29,117 Charles J. Thompson: 27,497  
1932 Frank C. Kniffin: 44,433 William L. Manahan: 29,605  
1934 Frank C. Kniffin: 34,249 Davis B. Johnson: 27,423  
1936 Frank C. Kniffin: 41,693 Stephan S. Beard: 33,212 Fred L. Hay: 3,663
1938 Frank C. Kniffin: 28,109 Cliff Clevenger: 37,027  
1940 C. H. Armbruster: 31,063 Cliff Clevenger: 48,040  
1942 Ferdinand E. Warren: 17,514 Cliff Clevenger: 30,667  
1944 T. Walter Williams: 22,740 Cliff Clevenger: 48,490  
1946 Willard Thomas: 20,163 Cliff Clevenger: 30,623  
1948 Dan Batt: 32,076 Cliff Clevenger: 34,950  
1950 Dan Batt: 26,689 Cliff Clevenger: 36,096  
1952 Dan Batt: 42,104 Cliff Clevenger: 72,168  
1954 Martin W. Feigert: 33,483 Cliff Clevenger: 49,265  
1956 George E. Rafferty: 42,181 Cliff Clevenger: 69,774  
1958 George E. Rafferty: 44,971 Delbert L. Latta: 52,612  
1960 Tom T. McRitchie: 41,375 Delbert L. Latta: 85,175  
1962 William T. Hunt: 29,114 Delbert L. Latta: 69,272  
1964 Milford Landis: 41,621 Delbert L. Latta: 80,394  
1966 John H. Shock: 26,503 Delbert L. Latta: 80,906  
1968 Louis Richard Batzler: 45,884 Delbert L. Latta: 113,381  
1970 Carl G. Sherer: 37,545 Delbert L. Latta: 92,577  
1972 Bruce Edwards: 49,465 Delbert L. Latta: 132,032  
1974 Bruce Edwards: 53,391 Delbert L. Latta: 89,161  
1976 Bruce Edwards: 60,304 Delbert L. Latta: 124,910  
1978 James R. Sherck: 51,071 Delbert L. Latta: 85,547  
1980 James R. Sherck: 57,704 Delbert L. Latta: 137,003  
1982 James R. Sherck: 70,120 Delbert L. Latta: 86,450  
1984 James R. Sherck: 78,809 Delbert L. Latta: 132,582  
1986 Tom Murray: 54,864 Delbert L. Latta: 102,016  
1988 Tom Murray: 80,472 Paul E. Gillmor: 128,838  
1990 P. Scott Mange: 41,693 Paul E. Gillmor: 113,615 John E. Jackson: 10,612
1992   Paul E. Gillmor: 187,860  
1994 Jarrod Tudor: 49,335 Paul E. Gillmor: 135,879  
1996 Annie Saunders: 81,170 Paul E. Gillmor: 145,892 David J. Schaffer (N): 11,461
1998 Susan Davenport Darrow: 61,926 Paul E. Gillmor: 123,979  
2000 Dannie Edmon: 62,138 Paul E. Gillmor: 169,857 John F. Green (L): 5,464
David J. Schaffer (N): 5,881
2002 Roger Anderson: 51,872 Paul E. Gillmor: 126,286 John F. Green: 10,096
2004 Robin Weirauch: 95,481 Paul E. Gillmor: 194,559  
2006 Robin Weirauch: 95,955 Paul E. Gillmor : 126,898  
2007* Robin Weirauch: 32,246 Robert E. Latta: 41,740  
2008 George Mays: 105,840 Robert E. Latta: 188,905  [2]

See also

References

  1. ^ U.S. Census Bureau, Census 2000.
  2. ^ Federal Elections 2008. Federal Elections Commission, Washington DC, July 2009
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