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Texas's 29th congressional district

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Current Representative  Gene Green (D–Houston)
Median income  36,490
Population (2015)  758,771
Cook PVI  D+12 (2014)
Texas's 29th congressional district
Ethnicity  1.5% White 11.0% Black 1.6% Asian 77.3% Hispanic 0.41% Native American 9.7% other

Texas District 29 of the United States House of Representatives is a Congressional district that serves the eastern portion of the Greater Houston area in the state of Texas. The current Representative from District 29 is Democrat Gene Green.

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The Texas State Legislature established the district so that a Hispanic or Latino could be elected as a member of Congress. Green, a non-Hispanic White, won the first election for the district in 1992. As of 2015 he is still the incumbent in the area.

Cities wholly in the district

  • Galena Park
  • Jacinto City
  • South Houston
  • Cities partially in the district

  • Baytown
  • Houston
  • Pasadena
  • References

    Texas's 29th congressional district Wikipedia


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