Pennsylvania House of Representatives, District 165

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Current Alexander Charlton (RSpringfield Township, Delaware County)
Demographics 88.6% White
3.5% Black
1.6% Hispanic
Population (2011)
 • Citizen voting age
63,769
49,647


The 165th Pennsylvania House of Representatives District is South Eastern Pennsylvania and has been represented by Alexander Charlton since 2016.

District profile[edit]

The 165th Pennsylvania House of Representatives District is located in Delaware County and includes the following areas:[1]

Representatives[edit]

Representative Party Years District home Note
Before 1969, seats were apportioned by county.
Donald M. McCurdy Republican 1969 – 1974
Thomas J. Stapleton, Jr. Democrat 1975 – 1978
Mary Ann Arty Republican 1981 – 1988
Bill Adolph Republican 1989 – 2016 Springfield Township
Alexander Charlton Republican 2017 – present Springfield Township Incumbent

Recent election results[edit]

PA House election, 2010:
Pennsylvania House, District 165
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Republican Bill Adolph 17,202 100
Margin of victory 17,202 100
Turnout 17,202 100

Recent election results[edit]

PA House election, 2012:
Pennsylvania House, District 165
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Republican Bill Adolph 19,678 63.2
Democratic Jeremy Fearn 11,443 36.8
Margin of victory 8,235 26.4
Turnout 31,121 100

Recent election results[edit]

PA House election, 2014:
Pennsylvania House, District 165
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Republican Bill Adolph 15,765 64.7
Democratic Charles Hadley 8,615 35.3
Margin of victory 7,150 29.4 Increase 1.5
Turnout 24,380 100

Recent election results[edit]

PA House election, 2016:
Pennsylvania House, District 165
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Republican Alexander Charlton 20,615 56.01
Democratic Elaine Schaefer 16,193 43.99
Margin of victory 4,422 12.07
Turnout 36,808 100

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