District of Columbia State Profile

Election Schedule

District of Columbia primary:2018-6-19

Election Vitals

Governor:Muriel Bowser (D) re-election 2018
Senator: 
Senator: 

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Past Presidential Elections

Percentage of Votes for Jimmy Carter in 1976 81.6%
Percentage of Votes for Gerald Ford in 1976 16.5%
Percentage of Votes for Jimmy Carter in 1980 74.8%
Percentage of Votes for Ronald Reagan in 1980 13.4%
Percentage of Votes for Walter Mondale in 1984 85.4%
Percentage of Votes for Ronald Reagan in 1984 13.7%
Percentage of Votes for Michael Dukakis in 1988 82.6%
Percentage of Votes for George Bush in 1988 14.3%
Percentage of Votes for Bill Clinton in 1992 84.6%
Percentage of Votes for George Bush in 1992 9.1%
Percentage of Votes for Bill Clinton in 1996 85.2%
Percentage of Votes for Bob Dole in 1996 9.3%
Percentage of Votes for Al Gore in 2000 85.2%
Percentage of Votes for George W. Bush in 2000 9.0%
Percentage of Votes for John Kerry in 2004 89.4%
Percentage of Votes for George W. Bush in 2004 9.4%
Percentage of Votes for Barack Obama in 2008 92.9%
Percentage of Votes for John McCain in 2008 6.6%
Percentage of Votes for Barack Obama in 2012 91.2%
Percentage of Votes for Mitt Romney in 2012 7.3%

State Demographics

Population 632,323
Percentage White 39.6%
Percentage Black 49.5%
Percentage American Indian / Alaska Native 0.4%
Percentage Asian 3.5%
Percentage Native Hawaiian / Pacific Islander 0.0%
Percentage Mixed Race 2.5%
Percentage Other Race 4.5%
 
Percentage Hispanic 9.9%
Percentage Non Hispanic White 35.3%
Percentage Non Hispanic Black 48.8%
 
Percentage Households All Speak Language Other than English 36.6%
 
Median Household Income $66,583
Percentage Married Couple Both Work 34.4%
Percentage Income in Poverty in 2011 18.2%
Percentage Lived in different household in 2009 5.5%
 
Percentage Homes heated by Electricity 35.8%
Percentage Homes heated by Gas 60.2%
Percentage Homes heated by Coal 0.0%
Percentage Homes heated by Fuel Oil 2.7%
Percentage of Population Age 65 and Up 11.4%
Percentage Employed Civilians 16-years-old and up 51.7%
Percentage with a College Degree 53.0%
Percentage Management or Professional Workers 59.9%
Percentage Sales or Office Workers 17.8%
Percentage Production or Transportation Workers 3.8%
 
Unemployment rate 6.6%
Unemployment figures as of 2015-10
Unemployment Monthly Change -0.1%
 
Percentage Married Couples 23.3%
Percentage Married Couples with Children 8.7%
Percentage Unmarried Partner Households, Male living with Male 1.2%
Percentage Unmarried Partner Households, Female living with Female 0.5%

Last updated 12:16am January 23, 2018