New Jersey's 3rd congressional district

New Jersey's Third Congressional District is represented by Democrat Andy Kim.

New Jersey's 3rd congressional district
New Jersey's 3rd congressional district (2013).svg
District map as of 2013
Representative
  Andy Kim
DBordentown
Distribution
  • 95.73% urban
  • 4.27% rural
Population (2017)746,035
Median income$82,301[1]
Ethnicity
Cook PVIR+2[2]

Counties and municipalities in the districtEdit

For the 113th and successive Congresses (based on redistricting following the 2010 Census), this congressional district contains all or portions of two counties and 53 municipalities:[3]

Burlington County: (36)

Beverly, Bordentown City, Bordentown Township, Burlington City, Burlington Township, Chesterfield Township, Cinnaminson Township, Delanco Township, Delran Township, Eastampton Township, Edgewater Park Township, Evesham Township, Fieldsboro, Florence Township, Hainesport Township, Lumberton Township, Mansfield Township, Medford Lakes, Medford Township, Moorestown Township, Mount Holly Township, Mount Laurel Township, New Hanover Township, North Hanover Township, Pemberton Borough, Pemberton Township, Riverside Township, Riverton Borough, Shamong Township, Southampton Township, Springfield Township, Tabernacle Township, Westampton Township, Willingboro Township, Woodland Township and Wrightstown

Ocean County: (17)

Barnegat Township, Beachwood, Berkeley Township, Brick Township, Island Heights, Lacey Township, Lavallette, Mantoloking, Ocean Gate, Ocean Township, Pine Beach, Point Pleasant (part), Seaside Heights, Seaside Park, South Toms River, Stafford Township (part) and Toms River Township

Recent election results in statewide racesEdit

Year Office Results
2000 President Gore 54 – 43%
2004 President Bush 51 – 49%
2008 President Obama 52 – 47%
2012 President Obama 52 – 47%
2016 President Trump 51 – 45%

List of members representing the districtEdit

1799–1801: One seatEdit

Member District home Party Years Cong
ress
Electoral history Counties/Towns
District organized from New Jersey's At-large congressional district in 1799
James Linn Trenton Democratic-Republican March 4, 1799 –
March 3, 1801
6th Elected in 1798.
Retired.
Hunterdon and Somerset Counties
District organized to New Jersey's At-large congressional district in 1801

1813–1815: Two seatsEdit

From 1813 to 1815, two seats were apportioned, elected at-large on a general ticket. This district was organized from New Jersey's At-large congressional district.

Years Cong
ress
  Seat A   Seat B   District geography
Member District home Party Electoral history Member District home Party Electoral history
March 4, 1813 –
May 20, 1814
13th William Coxe Jr. Burlington Federalist Elected in 1813.
Retired.
Jacob Hufty Salem Federalist Redistricted from the at-large district and re-elected in 1813.
Died.
Burlington, Cape May, Cumberland, Gloucester, and Salem Counties
May 20, 1814 –
November 2, 1814
Vacant
November 2, 1814 –
March 3, 1815
Thomas Bines Pennsville Democratic-Republican Elected to finish Hufty's term.
Retired.

District organized to New Jersey's At-large congressional district in 1815

1843–present: One seatEdit

Member District home Party Years Cong
ress
Electoral history Counties/Towns
District organized from New Jersey's At-large congressional district.
Isaac G. Farlee Flemington Democratic March 4, 1843 –
March 3, 1845
28th [Data unknown/missing] 1843–1845:
Hunterdon, Sussex, and Warren
John Runk Kingwood Whig March 4, 1845 –
March 3, 1847
29th [Data unknown/missing] 1845–1847:
Hunterdon, Mercer, Middlesex, and Somerset
Joseph E. Edsall Hamburg Democratic March 4, 1847 –
March 3, 1849
30th Redistricted from the 4th congressional district 1847–1853:
Hunterdon, Sussex, and Warren
Isaac Wildrick Blairstown Democratic March 4, 1849 –
March 3, 1853
31st
32nd
[Data unknown/missing]
Samuel Lilly Lambertville Democratic March 4, 1853 –
March 3, 1855
33rd [Data unknown/missing] 1853–1863:
Hunterdon, Middlesex, Somerset, and Warren
James Bishop New Brunswick Opposition March 4, 1855 –
March 3, 1857
34th [Data unknown/missing]
 
Garnett Adrain
New Brunswick Democratic March 4, 1857 –
March 3, 1859
35th
36th
[Data unknown/missing]
Lecompton Democratic March 4, 1859 –
March 3, 1861
 
William G. Steele
Somerville Democratic March 4, 1861 –
March 3, 1865
37th
38th
[Data unknown/missing]
1863–1873:
Hunterdon, Middlesex, Somerset, Union, and Warren
 
Charles Sitgreaves
Phillipsburg Democratic March 4, 1865 –
March 3, 1869
39th
40th
[Data unknown/missing]
 
John T. Bird
Flemington Democratic March 4, 1869 –
March 3, 1873
41st
42nd
[Data unknown/missing]
 
Amos Clark Jr.
Elizabeth Republican March 4, 1873 –
March 3, 1875
43rd [Data unknown/missing] 1873–1893:
Middlesex, Monmouth, and Union
 
Miles Ross
New Brunswick Democratic March 4, 1875 –
March 3, 1883
44th
45th
46th
47th
[Data unknown/missing]
 
John Kean
Elizabeth Republican March 4, 1883 –
March 3, 1885
48th [Data unknown/missing]
 
Robert S. Green
Elizabeth Democratic March 4, 1885 –
January 17, 1887
49th [Data unknown/missing]
Resigned when elected Governor of New Jersey
Vacant January 17, 1887 –
March 3, 1887
 
John Kean
[Data unknown/missing] Republican March 4, 1887 –
March 3, 1889
50th [Data unknown/missing]
 
Jacob A. Geissenhainer
[Data unknown/missing] Democratic March 4, 1889 –
March 3, 1895
51st
52nd
53rd
[Data unknown/missing]
1893–1903:
Middlesex, Monmouth, and Somerset
 
Benjamin F. Howell
[Data unknown/missing] Republican March 4, 1895 –
March 3, 1911
54th
55th
56th
57th
58th
59th
60th
61st
[Data unknown/missing]
1903–1933:
Middlesex, Monmouth, and Ocean
 
Thomas J. Scully
[Data unknown/missing] Democratic March 4, 1911 –
March 3, 1921
62nd
63rd
64th
65th
66th
[Data unknown/missing]
 
T. Frank Appleby
[Data unknown/missing] Republican March 4, 1921 –
March 3, 1923
67th [Data unknown/missing]
 
Elmer H. Geran
[Data unknown/missing] Democratic March 4, 1923 –
March 3, 1925
68th [Data unknown/missing]
Vacant March 3, 1925 –
November 3, 1925
69th Member-elect (and former member) T. Frank Appleby died December 15, 1924.
 
Stewart H. Appleby
[Data unknown/missing] Republican November 3, 1925 –
March 3, 1927
Elected to finish his father's term.
[Data unknown/missing]
 
Harold G. Hoffman
[Data unknown/missing] Republican March 4, 1927 –
March 3, 1931
70th
71st
[Data unknown/missing]
William H. Sutphin [Data unknown/missing] Democratic March 4, 1931 –
January 3, 1943
72nd
73rd
74th
75th
76th
77th
[Data unknown/missing]
1933–1943:
Monmouth, Ocean, and Parts of Middlesex (south of Raritan River)[citation needed]
 
James C. Auchincloss
[Data unknown/missing] Republican January 3, 1943 –
January 3, 1963
78th
79th
80th
81st
82nd
83rd
84th
85th
86th
87th
88th
[Data unknown/missing] 1943–1963:
[Data unknown/missing]
January 3, 1963 –
January 3, 1965
Monmouth and Ocean{{efn|Remainder of Middlesex County was moved to the new 15th district in 1962.
 
James J. Howard
Spring Lake Heights Democratic January 3, 1965 –
March 25, 1988
89th
90th
91st
92nd
93rd
94th
95th
96th
97th
98th
99th
100th
[Data unknown/missing]
Died.
1967–1969:
Monmouth, Parts of Middlesex (Sayreville, South Amboy, and Old Bridge), and Parts of Ocean (Jackson, Lakewood, and Plumsted)
1969–1973:
Monmouth, Parts of Middlesex (Old Bridge), and Parts of Ocean (Jackson, Lakewood, and Plumsted)
1973–1975:
[Data unknown/missing]
1975–1983:
Monmouth (excluding Aberdeen, Allentown, Roosevelt, and Upper Freehold) and Parts of Ocean (Lakewood, Point Pleasant, and Point Pleasant Beach)
1983–?:
Parts of Middlesex, Monmouth, and Ocean
?–1993:
Coastal areas of Monmouth and Ocean
Vacant March 25, 1988 –
November 8, 1988
 
Frank Pallone
Long Branch Democratic November 8, 1988 –
January 3, 1993
100th
101st
102nd
Elected to finish Howard's term.
Redistricted to the 6th congressional district.
 
Jim Saxton
Mount Holly Republican January 3, 1993 –
January 3, 2009
103rd
104th
105th
106th
107th
108th
109th
110th
Redistricted from the 13th congressional district. 1993–2003:
Parts of Camden, Burlington, and Ocean
2003–2013:
 
Parts of Camden, Burlington, and Ocean
 
John Adler
Cherry Hill Democratic January 3, 2009 –
January 3, 2011
111th [Data unknown/missing]
Lost re-election.
 
Jon Runyan
Mount Laurel Township Republican January 3, 2011 –
January 3, 2015
112th
113th
[Data unknown/missing]
Retired.
2013–present:
 
Parts of Burlington and Ocean
 
Tom MacArthur
Toms River Republican January 3, 2015 –
January 3, 2019
114th
115th
[Data unknown/missing]
Lost re-election.
 
Andy Kim
Bordentown Democratic January 3, 2019 –
Present
116th Elected in 2018.

Living former members of the HouseEdit

As of January 2019, there are four living former members. The most recent representative to die was John Adler (served 2009–2011) on April 4, 2011.

Representative Term of office Date of birth (and age)
Frank Pallone 1988–1993 (1951-10-30) October 30, 1951 (age 68)
Jim Saxton 1993–2009 (1943-01-22) January 22, 1943 (age 76)
Jon Runyan 2011–2015 (1973-11-27) November 27, 1973 (age 46)
Tom MacArthur 2015–2019 (1960-10-16) October 16, 1960 (age 59)

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ https://www.census.gov/mycd/?st=34&cd=03
  2. ^ "Partisan Voting Index – Districts of the 115th Congress" (PDF). The Cook Political Report. April 7, 2017. Retrieved April 7, 2017.
  3. ^ Plan Components Report, New Jersey Redistricting Commission, December 23, 2011. Accessed November 6, 2016.

External linksEdit

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