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Who & Where

Ken King

District Outlook

District Map

Population & Demographics

Total Pop. 18+ Pop. CVAP
Total 160,896 115,622 104,570
Anglo 50.4% 56.1% 63.4%
Hispanic 44.6% 38.9% 30.4%
Afr-Am 4.1% 3.9% 4.6%
Other 1.3% 1.4%
Asian 0.3%

2014 Election Analysis

89,645 Registered Voters
27,378 Spanish-Surnamed Registered Voters
26,193 Total Ballots

Contest Rep. Candidate R-% Dem. Candidate D-%
US Senate John Cornyn 87.2% David Alameel 9.9%
Governor Greg Abbott 87.0% Wendy Davis 11.6%
Lt. Governor Dan Patrick 86.3% Leticia Van de Putte 11.5%
Attorney General Ken Paxton 85.0% Sam Houston 13.1%
Comptroller Glen Hegar 83.8% Mike Collier 13.0%
Land Commish George P. Bush 85.3% John Cook 11.5%
Ag. Commish Sid Miller 83.6% Jim Hogan 13.3%
RR Commish Ryan Sitton 83.3% Steve Brown 12.4%
Supreme Court Nathan Hecht 84.8% Bill Moody 12.7%
Supreme Court Jeff Brown 86.0% Lawrence Meyers 11.5%
Supreme Court Jeff Boyd 85.1% Gina Benavides 11.8%
Supreme Court Phil Johnson 92.6%
Crt. of Criminal Appeals Bert Richardson 85.0% John Granberg 11.9%
Crt. of Criminal Appeals Kevin Patrick Yeary 90.0%
Crt. of Criminal Appeals David Newell 92.7%
State Representative Ken King 93.2%

2012 Election Analysis

88,434 Registered Voters
26,272 Spanish-Surnamed Registered Voters
48,481 Total Ballots

Contest Rep. Candidate R-% Dem. Candidate D-%
U.S. President Mitt Romney 79.8% Barack Obama 19.0%
U.S. Senate Ted Cruz 78.6% Paul Sadler 19.1%
RR Commish Christi Craddick 77.2% Dale Henry 19.5%
Supreme Court Nathan Hecht 73.6% Michele Petty 21.1%
Crt. of Criminal Appeals Sharon Keller 75.8% Keith Hampton 20.7%
State Representative Ken King 100.0%

July 31st Republican Primary Runoff

Candidate Votes  %
Ken King 7,541 54.0%
Jim Landtroop 6,426 46.0%
Total Votes 13,967

May 29th Republican Primary

Candidate Votes  %
Ken King 5,571 30.4%
Jim Landtroop 6,251 34.1%
Mac Smith 3,331 18.2%
Gary Walker 3,162 17.3%
Total Votes 18,319

2010 Election Analysis

91,738 Registered Voters
26,429 Spanish-Surnamed Registered Voters
32,059 Total Ballots

Contest Rep. Candidate R-% Dem. Candidate D-%
Governor Rick Perry 71.7% Bill White 24.6%
Lt. Governor David Dewhurst 81.8% Linda Chavez-Thompson 15.2%
Attorney General Greg Abbott 83.4% Barbara Radnofsky 14.4%
Comptroller Susan Combs 92.5%
Land Commish Jerry Patterson 81.2% Hector Uribe 15.8%
Ag. Commish Todd Staples 79.3% Hank Gilbert 17.5%
RR Commish David Porter 78.2% Jeff Weems 17.7%
Supreme Court Debra Lehrmann 75.9% Jim Sharp 21.2%
Supreme Court Paul Green 78.8% Bill Moody 18.2%
Supreme Court Eva Guzman 75.2% Blake Bailey 19.5%
Crt. of Criminal Appeals Michael Keasler 79.1% Keith Hampton 18.3%


2011 Redistricting

2001 Redistricting

News Results

Rep. King Recognized for Rural Education Advocacy - MyHighPlains
Rep. King Recognized for Rural Education AdvocacyMyHighPlains"Representative Ken King has introduced and passed legislation which is beneficial to our rural schools," Dr. Rogers said. "During his service as a member of the House Public Education Committee he has continuously reminded other members of the impact ...and more »
Representative King Receives Award - MyHighPlains
Representative King Receives AwardMyHighPlainsAMARILLO -- The Texas Rural Education Association awarded Representative Ken King with the "life membership and distinguished service award." The award is given each year to someone who's made a significant contribution to rural and public education ...
Freshman teasing behind, Burrows pleased with accomplishments of session - LubbockOnline.com
Freshman teasing behind, Burrows pleased with accomplishments of sessionLubbockOnline.comThe seniority has allowed the delegation to have better than average clout because it plays a critical role in getting leadership positions at the State Capitol. Rep. Ken King, serving his second two-year term, said he is also pleased with Burrows ...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