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Who & Where

Jim Murphy

District Outlook

District Map

Population & Demographics

Total Pop. 18+ Pop. CVAP-10 CVAP-11
Total 170,631 134,781 112,465 113,550
Anglo 61.8% 64.1% 73.4% 71.5%
Hispanic 16.4% 15.0% 9.9% 11.2%
Afr-Am 10.9% 10.1% 9.4% 9.8%
Other 11.4% 11.1%
Asian 6.5% 6.3%

2014 Election Analysis

106,614 Registered Voters
8,062 Spanish-Surnamed Registered Voters
47,301 Total Ballots

Contest Rep. Candidate R-% Dem. Candidate D-%
US Senate John Cornyn 73.5% David Alameel 23.4%
Governor Greg Abbott 68.3% Wendy Davis 30.4%
Lt. Governor Dan Patrick 64.7% Leticia Van de Putte 32.1%
Attorney General Ken Paxton 68.0% Sam Houston 29.7%
Comptroller Glen Hegar 68.3% Mike Collier 29.1%
Land Commish George P. Bush 74.1% John Cook 23.0%
Ag. Commish Sid Miller 72.4% Jim Hogan 24.4%
RR Commish Ryan Sitton 72.1% Steve Brown 24.6%
Supreme Court Nathan Hecht 73.3% Bill Moody 24.5%
Supreme Court Jeff Brown 73.9% Lawrence Meyers 24.0%
Supreme Court Jeff Boyd 69.8% Gina Benavides 27.7%
Supreme Court Phil Johnson 85.8%
Crt. of Criminal Appeals Bert Richardson 72.9% John Granberg 24.2%
Crt. of Criminal Appeals Kevin Patrick Yeary 84.9%
Crt. of Criminal Appeals David Newell 85.8%
State Representative Jim Murphy 74.6% Laura Nicol 25.4%

2012 Election Analysis

102,722 Registered Voters
7,425 Spanish-Surnamed Registered Voters
73,815 Total Ballots

Contest Rep. Candidate R-% Dem. Candidate D-%
U.S. President Mitt Romney 67.5% Barack Obama 31.0%
U.S. Senate Ted Cruz 67.2% Paul Sadler 30.4%
RR Commish Christi Craddick 70.1% Dale Henry 26.6%
Supreme Court Nathan Hecht 66.8% Michele Petty 29.8%
Crt. of Criminal Appeals Sharon Keller 65.8% Keith Hampton 31.6%
State Representative Jim Murphy 85.0%
County Sheriff Louis Guthrie 62.2% Adrian Garcia 35.9%
County Attorney Robert Talton 66.0% Vince Ryan 34.0%
District Attorney Mike Anderson 73.0% Lloyd Oliver 27.0%
Tax Assessor Mike Sullivan 68.8% Ann Bennett 28.6%
County Brd. of Education Mike Wolfe 67.1% Diane Trautman 32.9%

2010 Election Analysis

102,887 Registered Voters
6,849 Spanish-Surnamed Registered Voters
55,494 Total Ballots

Contest Rep. Candidate R-% Dem. Candidate D-%
Governor Rick Perry 62.9% Bill White 35.7%
Lt. Governor David Dewhurst 74.6% Linda Chavez-Thompson 22.9%
Attorney General Greg Abbott 75.7% Barbara Radnofsky 22.7%
Comptroller Susan Combs 88.0%
Land Commish Jerry Patterson 75.5% Hector Uribe 22.3%
Ag. Commish Todd Staples 74.6% Hank Gilbert 23.3%
RR Commish David Porter 70.7% Jeff Weems 26.6%
Supreme Court Debra Lehrmann 73.7% Jim Sharp 24.4%
Supreme Court Paul Green 72.0% Bill Moody 26.1%
Supreme Court Eva Guzman 75.3% Blake Bailey 22.4%
Crt. of Criminal Appeals Michael Keasler 74.9% Keith Hampton 23.2%


2013 Redistricting

2011 Redistricting

2001 Redistricting

News Results

BBB gives award to HCC Foundation - Chron.com
BBB gives award to HCC FoundationChron.comThe Better Business Bureau has awarded the Houston Community College Foundation with its Award of Distinction, an honor bestowed on businesses or non-profits which display workplace excellence. It is the first time the foundation, which offers ...
Execution Drugs to be State Secret Under Legislation Headed to Governor - The Texas Observer
The Texas Observer
Execution Drugs to be State Secret Under Legislation Headed to GovernorThe Texas ObserverEven House Corrections Committee Chairman Jim Murphy (R-Houston) called the threat argument a ?straw man.? The primary impetus for the law, which both Smithee and Huffman acknowledged in debate, is preserving executions in Texas. Death penalty ...and more »
Scottish Labour leader Murphy resigns after election wipeout - Houston Chronicle (subscription)
Scottish Labour leader Murphy resigns after election wipeoutHouston Chronicle (subscription)Jim Murphy was one of 40 Labour lawmakers who lost their seats in Parliament to the pro-independence Scottish National Party, which swept all but three of Scotland's 59 seats in the U.K.'s Parliament in London. Labour ended up keeping just one seat in ...and more »


House Districts

District HD1, HD2, HD3, HD4, HD5, HD6, HD7, HD8, HD9, HD10, HD11, HD12, HD13, HD14, HD15, HD16, HD17, HD18, HD19, HD20, HD21, HD22, HD23, HD24, HD25, HD26, HD27, HD28, HD29, HD30, HD31, HD32, HD33, HD34, HD35, HD36, HD37, HD38, HD39, HD40, HD41, HD42, HD43, HD44, HD45, HD46, HD47, HD48, HD49, HD50, HD51, HD52, HD53, HD54, HD55, HD56, HD57, HD58, HD59, HD60, HD61, HD62, HD63, HD64, HD65, HD66, HD67, HD68, HD69, HD70, HD71, HD72, HD73, HD74, HD75, HD76, HD77, HD78, HD79, HD80, HD81, HD82, HD83, HD84, HD85, HD86, HD87, HD88, HD89, HD90, HD91, HD92, HD93, HD94, HD95, HD96, HD97, HD98, HD99, HD100, HD101, HD102, HD103, HD104, HD105, HD106, HD107, HD108, HD109, HD110, HD111, HD112, HD113, HD114, HD115, HD116, HD117, HD118, HD119, HD120, HD121, HD122, HD123, HD124, HD125, HD126, HD127, HD128, HD129, HD130, HD131, HD132, HD133, HD134, HD135, HD136, HD137, HD138, HD139, HD140, HD141, HD142, HD143, HD144, HD145, HD146, HD147, HD148, HD149, HD150