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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
  • 96.17% urban
  • 3.83% rural
Population (2000)647,258
Median income$82,301[1]
Ethnicity
Cook PVIR+2[2]

Contents

Counties and municipalities in the districtEdit

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

Representative Party Years District home Electoral history Counties/Towns
District organized from New Jersey's At-large congressional district in 1799
James Linn Democratic-Republican March 4, 1799 –
March 3, 1801
Trenton 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 Seat A Seat B District geography
Representative Party District home Electoral history Representative Party District home Electoral history
March 4, 1813 –
May 20, 1814
William Coxe Jr. Federalist Burlington Elected in 1813.

Retired.
Jacob Hufty Federalist Salem 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 Democratic-Republican Pennsville Elected to finish Hufty's term.

Retired.

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

1843–present: One seatEdit

Representative Party Years District home Note Counties/Towns
District organized from New Jersey's At-large congressional district.
Isaac G. Farlee Democratic March 4, 1843 –

March 3, 1845

Flemington [Data unknown/missing.] Hunterdon, Sussex, and Warren
John Runk Whig March 4, 1845 –

March 3, 1847

Kingwood [Data unknown/missing.] Hunterdon, Mercer, Middlesex, and Somerset
Joseph E. Edsall Democratic March 4, 1847 –

March 3, 1849

Hamburg Redistricted from the 4th congressional district (return to 1843 alignment) Hunterdon, Sussex, and Warren
Isaac Wildrick Democratic March 4, 1849 –

March 3, 1853

Blairstown [Data unknown/missing.]
Samuel Lilly Democratic March 4, 1853 –
March 3, 1855
Lambertville [Data unknown/missing.] Hunterdon, Middlesex, Somerset, and Warren
James Bishop Opposition March 4, 1855 –
March 3, 1857
New Brunswick [Data unknown/missing.]
 
Garnett Adrain
Democratic March 4, 1857 –
March 3, 1859
New Brunswick [Data unknown/missing.]
Lecompton Democrat March 4, 1859 –
March 3, 1861
 
William G. Steele
Democratic March 4, 1861 –

March 3, 1863

Somerville [Data unknown/missing.]
March 4, 1863 –
March 3, 1865
Hunterdon, Middlesex, Somerset, Union, and Warren
 
Charles Sitgreaves
Democratic March 4, 1865 –
March 3, 1869
Phillipsburg [Data unknown/missing.]
 
John T. Bird
Democratic March 4, 1869 –
March 3, 1873
Flemington [Data unknown/missing.]
 
Amos Clark Jr.
Republican March 4, 1873 –
March 3, 1875
Elizabeth [Data unknown/missing.] Middlesex, Monmouth, and Union
 
Miles Ross
Democratic March 4, 1875 –
March 3, 1883
New Brunswick [Data unknown/missing.]
 
John Kean
Republican March 4, 1883 –
March 3, 1885
Elizabeth [Data unknown/missing.]
 
Robert S. Green
Democratic March 4, 1885 –
January 17, 1887
Elizabeth resigned after being elected Governor of New Jersey
Vacant January 17, 1887 –
March 3, 1887
 
John Kean
Republican March 4, 1887 –
March 3, 1889
[Data unknown/missing.] [Data unknown/missing.]
 
Jacob A. Geissenhainer
Democratic March 4, 1889 –
March 3, 1893
[Data unknown/missing.] [Data unknown/missing.]
March 4, 1893 –
March 3, 1895
Middlesex, Monmouth, and Somerset
 
Benjamin F. Howell
Republican March 4, 1895 –
March 3, 1903
[Data unknown/missing.] [Data unknown/missing.]
March 4, 1903 –
March 3, 1911
Middlesex, Monmouth, and Ocean
 
Thomas J. Scully
Democratic March 4, 1911 –
March 3, 1921
[Data unknown/missing.] [Data unknown/missing.]
 
T. Frank Appleby
Republican March 4, 1921 –
March 3, 1923
[Data unknown/missing.] [Data unknown/missing.]
 
Elmer H. Geran
Democratic March 4, 1923 –
March 3, 1925
[Data unknown/missing.] [Data unknown/missing.]
Vacant March 3, 1925 –
November 3, 1925
 
Stewart H. Appleby
Republican November 3, 1925 –
March 3, 1927
[Data unknown/missing.] Elected to finish the term of Representative-elect T. Frank Appleby, who died December 15, 1924.
 
Harold G. Hoffman
Republican March 4, 1927 –
March 3, 1931
[Data unknown/missing.] [Data unknown/missing.]
William H. Sutphin Democratic March 4, 1931 –
January 3, 1943
[Data unknown/missing.] [Data unknown/missing.]
March 3, 1933 –
January 3, 1943
Monmouth, Ocean, and parts of Middlesex (south of Raritan River)
 
James C. Auchincloss
Republican January 3, 1943 –
January 3, 1963
[Data unknown/missing.] [Data unknown/missing.]
January 3, 1963 –
January 3, 1965
remainder of Middlesex County to the new 15th District in 1962 Monmouth and Ocean
 
James J. Howard
Democratic January 3, 1965 –
January 3, 1967
Spring Lake Heights Died.
January 3, 1967 –
January 3, 1969
Monmouth, parts of Middlesex (Sayreville, South Amboy, and Old Bridge), and parts of Ocean (Jackson, Lakewood, and Plumsted)
January 3, 1969 –
January 3, 1973
Monmouth, parts of Middlesex (Old Bridge), and parts of Ocean (Jackson, Lakewood, and Plumsted)
January 3, 1973 –
January 3, 1975
[Data unknown/missing.]
January 3, 1975 –
January 3, 1983
Monmouth (excluding Aberdeen, Allentown, Roosevelt, and Upper Freehold) and parts of Ocean (Lakewood, Point Pleasant, and Point Pleasant Beach)
January 3, 1983–January 3, 1985 parts of Middlesex, Monmouth, and Ocean
January 3, 1985–March 25, 1988 coastal areas of Monmouth and Ocean
Vacant March 25, 1988 –
November 8, 1988
 
Frank Pallone
Democratic November 8, 1988 –
January 3, 1993
Long Branch Redistricted to the 6th congressional district.
 
H. James Saxton
Republican January 3, 1993 –
January 3, 2003
Mount Holly Redistricted from the 13th congressional district. parts of Camden, Burlington, and Ocean
January 3, 2003–January 3, 2009  
parts of Camden, Burlington, and Ocean
 
John Adler
Democratic January 3, 2009 –
January 3, 2011
Cherry Hill Lost re-election.
 
Jon Runyan
Republican January 3, 2011 –
January 3, 2013
Mount Laurel Township Retired.
January 3, 2013–January 3, 2015 parts of Burlington and Ocean
 
Tom MacArthur
Republican January 3, 2015 –
January 3, 2019
Toms River Lost re-election.
 
Andy Kim
Democratic January 3, 2019 –
Present
Bordentown Incumbent.

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.

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