|Florida's 27th congressional district|
Florida's 27th congressional district - since January 3, 2017.
|Area||344 sq mi (890 km2)|
Florida's 27th congressional district is an electoral district for the U.S. Congress and was created in South Florida during 2012, effective January 2013, as a result of the 2010 Census. The first candidates ran in the 2012 House elections, and the winner was seated for the 113th Congress on January 3, 2013.
The 27th district is located in far South Florida, inside Miami-Dade County. This district includes Miami, Miami Beach, Coral Gables, and Kendall. The heavily Cuban American neighborhood of Little Havana is situated in this district.
Election results from presidential races:
|2012||President||Barack Obama 53 - Mitt Romney 46%|
|2016||President||Hillary Clinton 59 - Donald Trump 39%|
|District created||January 3, 2013|
|Republican||January 3, 2013 -
January 3, 2019
|Redistricted from the 18th district.|
|Democratic||January 3, 2019 -
|116th||Elected in 2018.|
As of January 2019, there is one living former member of the House from the district.
|Representative||Term in office||Date of birth (and age)|
|Ileana Ros-Lehtinen||January 3, 2013 - January 3, 2019||July 15, 1952|