Connecticut House District 1

Previous Election Results

1996 House General Election
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Barbara Kennelly Democratic 158,222 73.5%
Kent Sleath Republican 53,666 24.9%
John Forry III Concern citiz 2,099 1.0%
Daniel Wasielewski Natural law 1,149 0.5%
1998 House General Election
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
John Larson Democratic 97,681 58.1%
Kevin O'Connor Republican 69,668 41.4%
Jay Palmieri IV Term limits 915 0.5%
1998 House Primary
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
John Larson Democratic 19,877 46.4%
Miles Rapoport Democratic 18,189 42.5%
Jim McCavanagh Democratic 2,565 6.0%
Joseph Suggs Jr. Democratic 2,185 5.1%
2000 House General Election
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
John Larson Democratic 151,932 71.9%
Bob Backlund Republican 59,331 28.1%
2002 House General Election
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
John Larson Democratic 134,698 66.8%
Phil Steele Republican 66,968 33.2%
2002 House Primary
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Phil Steele Republican 2,109 64.4%
Miriam Masullo Republican 1,165 35.6%
2004 House General Election
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
John Larson Democratic 198,802 73.0%
John Halstead Republican 73,601 27.0%
2006 House General Election
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
John Larson Democratic 154,539 74.5%
Scott MacLean Republican 53,010 25.5%
2006 House Primary
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Scott MacLean Republican 1,998 63.5%
Miriam Masullo Republican 1,148 36.5%
2008 House General Election
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
John Larson Democratic 211,493 71.6%
Joe Visconti Republican 76,860 26.0%
Stephen Fournier Green 7,201 2.4%
2010 House General Election
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
John Larson Democrat 138,440 61.2%
Ann Brickley Republican 84,076 37.2%
Ken Krayeske Green 2,564 1.1%
Christopher Hutchinson Independent 955 0.4%
2010 House Primary
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Ann Brickley Republican 11,438 59.5%
Mark Zydanowicz Republican 7,791 40.5%
2012 House
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
John Larson Democrat 206,973 69.7%
John Decker Republican 82,321 27.7%
Michael DeRosa Green 5,477 1.8%
Matthew Corey Petitioning candidate 2,290 0.8%
2014 House
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
John Larson Democrat 135,825 62.3%
Matthew Corey Republican 78,609 36.1%
Jeffery Russell Green 3,447 1.6%

Demographic Data

Population 723,908
Percentage White 72.7%
Percentage Black 15.1%
Percentage American Indian / Alaska Native 0.4%
Percentage Asian 4.8%
Percentage Native Hawaiian / Pacific Islander 0.2%
Percentage Mixed Race 2.9%
Percentage Other Race 3.8%
 
Percentage Hispanic 15.1%
Percentage Non Hispanic White 63.8%
Percentage Non Hispanic Black 13.9%
 
Percentage Households All Speak Language Other than English 2.5%
 
Median Household Income $63,674
Percentage Married Couple Both Work 42.2%
Percentage Income in Poverty in 2011 12.3%
Percentage Lived in different household in 2009 5.9%
 
Percentage Homes heated by Electricity 14.3%
Percentage Homes heated by Gas 47.0%
Percentage Homes heated by Coal 0.2%
Percentage Homes heated by Fuel Oil 36.0%
Percentage of Population Age 65 and Up 15.3%
Percentage Employed Civilians 16-years-old and up 49.4%
Percentage with a College Degree 34.5%
Percentage Management or Professional Workers 43.0%
Percentage Sales or Office Workers 23.8%
Percentage Production or Transportation Workers 10.0%
 
Percentage Married Couples 44.1%
Percentage Married Couples with Children 17.2%
Percentage Unmarried Partner Households, Male living with Male 0.4%
Percentage Unmarried Partner Households, Female living with Female 0.1%

Last updated 3:16pm October 26, 2017