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New Jersey's 6th congressional district

New Jersey's Sixth Congressional District is represented by Democrat Frank Pallone (1993 - present).

New Jersey's 6th congressional district
New Jersey's 6th congressional district (2013).svg
District map as of 2013
Representative
  Frank Pallone
DLong Branch
Distribution
  • 99.76% urban
  • 0.24% rural
Population (2000)647,258
Median income$82,451[1]
Ethnicity
Cook PVID+9[2]

Contents

Counties and municipalities in the districtEdit

VotingEdit

Election results from presidential races
Year Office Results
2016 President Clinton 56 - 41%
2012 President Obama 61 - 37%
2008 President Obama 60 - 39%
2004 President Kerry 57 - 43%
2000 President Gore 61 - 35%

RepresentativesEdit

Representative Party Years District Home Note Counties/Towns
District created March 4, 1873
  Marcus L. Ward Republican March 4, 1873 – March 3, 1875 Essex
  Frederick H. Teese Democratic March 4, 1875 – March 3, 1877
  Thomas B. Peddie Republican March 4, 1877 – March 3, 1879
  John L. Blake Republican March 4, 1879 – March 3, 1881
  Phineas Jones Republican March 4, 1881 – March 3, 1883
  William H.F. Fiedler Democratic March 4, 1883 – March 3, 1885
  Herman Lehlbach Republican March 4, 1885 – March 3, 1891
  Thomas D. English Democratic March 4, 1891 – March 3, 1893
March 4, 1893 – March 3, 1895 city of Newark
  Richard W. Parker Republican March 4, 1895 – March 3, 1903 redistricted to the 7th district Newark and East Orange
  William Hughes Democratic March 4, 1903 – March 3, 1905 Bergen, Passaic, and Sussex
  Henry C. Allen Republican March 4, 1905 – March 3, 1907
  William Hughes Democratic March 4, 1907 – September 27, 1912 resigned after appointment as judge of Court of Common Pleas of Passaic County
Vacant (September 27, 1912 – November 5, 1912)
  Archibald C. Hart Democratic November 5, 1912 – March 3, 1913
  Lewis J. Martin Democratic March 4, 1913 – May 5, 1913 died Bergen, Sussex, and Warren; northern Passaic (Bloomingdale, Ringwood, Wanaque, West Milford)
Vacant (May 5, 1913 – July 22, 1913)
  Archibald C. Hart Democratic July 22, 1913 – March 3, 1917
  John R. Ramsey Republican March 4, 1917 – March 3, 1921
  Randolph Perkins Republican March 4, 1921 – January 3, 1933 Woodcliff Lake redistricted to the 7th district
  Donald H. McLean Republican March 4, 1933 – January 3, 1945 Elizabeth Union County
  Clifford P. Case Republican January 3, 1945 – August 16, 1953 Rahway resigned
Vacant (August 16, 1953 – November 3, 1953)
  Harrison A. Williams, Jr. Democratic November 3, 1953 – January 3, 1957 Westfield
  Florence P. Dwyer Republican January 3, 1957 – January 3, 1967 Elizabeth redistricted to the 12th district
  William T. Cahill Republican January 3, 1967 – January 3, 1969 Collingswood redistricted from the 1st district; resigned after being elected Governor of New Jersey [Data unknown/missing.]
January 3, 1969 – January 19, 1970 Burlington, parts of Camden and Ocean
Vacant (January 19, 1970 – November 3, 1970)
  Edwin B. Forsythe Republican November 3, 1970 – January 3, 1973 Moorestown redistricted to the 13th district
January 3, 1973 –

January 3, 1983

parts of Burlington, Camden, and Ocean
  Bernard J. Dwyer Democratic January 3, 1983 – January 3, 1985 Edison redistricted from the 15th district parts of Middlesex and Union (Linden and Rahway)
January 3, 1985 – January 3, 1993 parts of Middlesex,

Monmouth (Aberdeen and Matawan), and Union (Linden, Rahway, and Roselle)

  Frank Pallone, Jr. Democratic January 3, 1993 – January 3, 2003 Long Branch redistricted from the 3rd district

Incumbent

parts of Middlesex and Monmouth
January 3, 2003 – January 3, 2013  parts of Middlesex, Monmouth, and Union (Plainfield)
January 3, 2013 – Present parts of Middlesex and Monmouth

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ https://www.census.gov/mycd/?st=34&cd=06
  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.

Coordinates: 40°27′04″N 74°14′42″W / 40.451127°N 74.244919°W / 40.451127; -74.244919