January 2, 1995 in Nation/World

New House


A typical district for each party in the House of Representatives:

Median income: Democratic districts $28,577, Republican districts $32,615

Poor people: Democratic 15 percent, Republican 10 percent

Urban dwellers: Democratic 70 percent, Republican, 58 percent

Whites: Democratic 72 percent, Republican 88 percent

Blacks: Democratic 18 percent, Republican 6 percent

Asians-Pacific Islanders: Democratic 4 percent, Republican 2 percent

American Indians: Democratic 1 percent, Republican 1 percent

Hispanics: Democratic 12 percent, Republican 7 percent


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