New Jersey's 6th congressional district

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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
  • 100% urban
  • 0% rural
Population (2017)742,483
Median income$82,451[1]
Ethnicity
Cook PVID+9[2]

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

Counties and municipalities in the district[edit]

For the 113th and successive Congresses (based on redistricting following the 2010 Census), the congressional district contains all or portions of two counties and 32 municipalities.[3]

Middlesex County: (12)

Carteret, Edison Township, Highland Park, Metuchen, New Brunswick, Old Bridge Township (part; also 12th), Perth Amboy, Piscataway Township, Sayreville, South Amboy, South Plainfield and Woodbridge Township

Monmouth County: (20)

Aberdeen Township, Allenhurst, Asbury Park, Atlantic Highlands, Deal, Hazlet Township, Highlands, Interlaken, Keansburg, Keyport, Loch Arbour, Long Branch, Marlboro Township, Matawan, Middletown Township (part; also 4th), Monmouth Beach, Oceanport, Sea Bright, Union Beach and West Long Branch

Voting[edit]

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%

List of members representing the district[edit]

Member Party Years Cong
ress
District Home Electoral history Counties/Towns
District created March 4, 1873
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Marcus L. Ward
Republican March 4, 1873 –
March 3, 1875
43rd [Data unknown/missing.] [Data unknown/missing.] 1873–1893
Essex
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Frederick H. Teese
Democratic March 4, 1875 –
March 3, 1877
44th [Data unknown/missing.] [Data unknown/missing.]
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Thomas B. Peddie
Republican March 4, 1877 –
March 3, 1879
45th [Data unknown/missing.] [Data unknown/missing.]
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John L. Blake
Republican March 4, 1879 –
March 3, 1881
46th [Data unknown/missing.] [Data unknown/missing.]
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Phineas Jones
Republican March 4, 1881 –
March 3, 1883
47th [Data unknown/missing.] [Data unknown/missing.]
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William H.F. Fiedler
Democratic March 4, 1883 –
March 3, 1885
48th [Data unknown/missing.] [Data unknown/missing.]
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Herman Lehlbach
Republican March 4, 1885 –
March 3, 1891
49th
50th
51st
[Data unknown/missing.] [Data unknown/missing.]
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Thomas D. English
Democratic March 4, 1891 –
March 3, 1895
52nd
53rd
[Data unknown/missing.] [Data unknown/missing.]
1893–1895
city of Newark
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Richard W. Parker
Republican March 4, 1895 –
March 3, 1903
54th
55th
56th
57th
[Data unknown/missing.] [Data unknown/missing.]
Redistricted to the 7th district.
1895–1903
Newark and East Orange
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William Hughes
Democratic March 4, 1903 –
March 3, 1905
58th [Data unknown/missing.] [Data unknown/missing.] 1903–1913
Bergen, Passaic, and Sussex
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Henry C. Allen
Republican March 4, 1905 –
March 3, 1907
59th [Data unknown/missing.] [Data unknown/missing.]
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William Hughes
Democratic March 4, 1907 –
September 27, 1912
60th
61st
62nd
[Data unknown/missing.] [Data unknown/missing.]
Resigned after appointment as judge of Court of Common Pleas of Passaic County.
Vacant September 27, 1912 –
November 5, 1912
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Archibald C. Hart
Democratic November 5, 1912 –
March 3, 1913
62nd [Data unknown/missing.] [Data unknown/missing.]
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Lewis J. Martin
Democratic March 4, 1913 –
May 5, 1913
63rd [Data unknown/missing.] [Data unknown/missing.]
Died.
1913–1933
Bergen, Sussex, and Warren; northern Passaic (Bloomingdale, Ringwood, Wanaque, West Milford)
Vacant May 5, 1913 –
July 22, 1913
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Archibald C. Hart
Democratic July 22, 1913 –
March 3, 1917
63rd
64th
[Data unknown/missing.] [Data unknown/missing.]
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John R. Ramsey
Republican March 4, 1917 –
March 3, 1921
65th
66th
[Data unknown/missing.] [Data unknown/missing.]
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Randolph Perkins
Republican March 4, 1921 –
January 3, 1933
67th
68th
69th
70th
71st
72nd
Woodcliff Lake [Data unknown/missing.]
Redistricted to the 7th district.
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Donald H. McLean
Republican March 4, 1933 –
January 3, 1945
73rd
74th
75th
76th
77th
78th
Elizabeth [Data unknown/missing.] 1933–1969
Union County
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Clifford P. Case
Republican January 3, 1945 –
August 16, 1953
79th
80th
81st
82nd
83rd
Rahway [Data unknown/missing.]
Resigned.
Vacant August 16, 1953 –
November 3, 1953
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Harrison A. Williams Jr.
Democratic November 3, 1953 –
January 3, 1957
83rd
84th
Westfield [Data unknown/missing.]
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Florence P. Dwyer
Republican January 3, 1957 –
January 3, 1967
85th
86th
87th
88th
89th
Elizabeth [Data unknown/missing.]
Redistricted to the 12th district.
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William T. Cahill
Republican January 3, 1967 –
January 19, 1970
90th
91st
Collingswood Redistricted from the 1st district and re-elected in 1966.
Resigned when elected Governor of New Jersey.
1967–1969
[Data unknown/missing.]
1969–1973
Burlington, parts of Camden and Ocean
Vacant January 19, 1970 –
November 3, 1970
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Edwin B. Forsythe
Republican November 3, 1970 –
January 3, 1983
91st
92nd
93rd
94th
95th
96th
97th
Moorestown [Data unknown/missing.]
Redistricted to the 13th district.
1973–1983
parts of Burlington, Camden, and Ocean
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Bernard J. Dwyer
Democratic January 3, 1983 –
January 3, 1993
98th
99th
100th
101st
102nd
Edison Redistricted from the 15th district and re-elected in 1982.
[Data unknown/missing.]
1983–1985
parts of Middlesex and Union (Linden and Rahway)
1985–1993
parts of Middlesex, Monmouth (Aberdeen and Matawan), and Union (Linden, Rahway, and Roselle)
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Frank Pallone Jr.
Democratic January 3, 1993 –
present
103rd
104th
105th
106th
107th
108th
109th
110th
111th
112th
113th
114th
115th
116th
Long Branch Redistricted from the 3rd district and re-elected in 1992. 1993–2003
parts of Middlesex and Monmouth
2003–2013
NJ06congressdistrict parts of Middlesex, Monmouth, and Union (Plainfield)
2013–present
parts of Middlesex and Monmouth

Living former members[edit]

As of October 2019, there are no living former members of the House from the district. The most recent representative to die was Harrison A. Williams (served 1953–1957) on November 17, 2001. The most recently serving representative to die was Bernard J. Dwyer (served 1983–1993) on October 31, 1998.

References[edit]

  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