Connecticut House District 5

Previous Election Results

1996 House General Election
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
James Maloney Democratic 111,974 52.0%
Gary Franks Republican 98,782 45.9%
Rosita Rodriguez Concern citiz 2,983 1.4%
Walter Thiessen Jr. Libertarian 1,391 0.6%
1998 House General Election
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Jim Maloney Democratic 78,394 49.9%
Mark Nielsen Republican 76,051 48.4%
Robert Strasdauskas Concern citiz 2,712 1.7%
2000 House General Election
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Jim Maloney Democratic 118,932 53.6%
Mark Nielsen Republican 98,229 44.3%
Joseph Zdonczyk Concern citiz 4,653 2.1%
2002 House General Election
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Nancy Johnson Republican 113,626 54.2%
Jim Maloney Democratic 90,616 43.3%
Joseph Zdonczyk Concern citiz 3,709 1.8%
Walter Gengarelly Libertarian 1,503 0.7%
2004 House General Election
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Nancy Johnson Republican 168,268 59.8%
Theresa Gerratana Democratic 107,438 38.2%
Fernando Ramirez Working famil 3,196 1.1%
Wildey Moore Concern citiz 2,545 0.9%
2006 House General Election
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Chris Murphy Democratic 122,980 56.5%
Nancy Johnson Republican 94,824 43.5%
2008 House General Election
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Chris Murphy Democratic 179,327 59.3%
David Cappiello Republican 117,914 39.0%
Thomas Winn Independent 3,082 1.0%
Harold Burbank Green 2,324 0.8%
2010 House General Election
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Chris Murphy Democrat 122,879 54.1%
Sam Caligiuri Republican 104,402 45.9%
2010 House Primary
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Sam Caligiuri Republican 11,287 39.2%
Justin Bernier Republican 9,267 32.2%
Mark Greenberg Republican 8,259 28.7%
2012 House
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Elizabeth Esty Democrat 146,098 51.3%
Andrew Roraback Republican 138,637 48.7%
2014 House
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Elizabeth Esty Democrat 113,564 53.2%
Mark Greenberg Republican 97,767 45.8%
John Pistone Petitioning candidate 1,970 0.9%

Demographic Data

Population 715,753
Percentage White 81.1%
Percentage Black 6.7%
Percentage American Indian / Alaska Native 0.2%
Percentage Asian 3.1%
Percentage Native Hawaiian / Pacific Islander 0.0%
Percentage Mixed Race 3.1%
Percentage Other Race 5.8%
 
Percentage Hispanic 16.6%
Percentage Non Hispanic White 72.3%
Percentage Non Hispanic Black 5.7%
 
Percentage Households All Speak Language Other than English 2.4%
 
Median Household Income $63,859
Percentage Married Couple Both Work 42.8%
Percentage Income in Poverty in 2011 11.3%
Percentage Lived in different household in 2009 6.1%
 
Percentage Homes heated by Electricity 19.8%
Percentage Homes heated by Gas 30.0%
Percentage Homes heated by Coal 0.1%
Percentage Homes heated by Fuel Oil 46.9%
Percentage of Population Age 65 and Up 15.0%
Percentage Employed Civilians 16-years-old and up 48.7%
Percentage with a College Degree 33.6%
Percentage Management or Professional Workers 39.6%
Percentage Sales or Office Workers 22.7%
Percentage Production or Transportation Workers 11.1%
 
Percentage Married Couples 49.4%
Percentage Married Couples with Children 20.0%
Percentage Unmarried Partner Households, Male living with Male 0.2%
Percentage Unmarried Partner Households, Female living with Female 0.3%

Last updated 3:16pm April 13, 2018