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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.


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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