Arizona's 6th Congressional District

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Arizona's 6th Congressional District
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Current incumbentDavid Schweikert Republican Party
Population743,752
Gender51.1% Female, 48.9% Male
Race86.6% White, 4.2% Asian, 2.4% Black, 1.7% Native Am.
Ethnicity15.1% Hispanic
Unemployment8.6%
Median household income$58,582
High school graduation rate91.3%
College graduation rate39.3%
The 6th District is one of five primarily urban districts centered around Phoenix, Arizona.[1]

The current representative of the 6th Congressional District is David Schweikert (R).

Elections

2014

See also: Arizona's 6th Congressional District elections, 2014

The 6th Congressional District of Arizona held an election for the U.S. House of Representatives on November 4, 2014. Incumbent David Schweikert (R) defeated John Williamson (D) in the general election.

U.S. House, Arizona District 6 General Election, 2014
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngDavid Schweikert Incumbent 64.8% 99,591
     Democratic John Williamson 35.2% 54,161
Total Votes 153,752
Source: Arizona Secretary of State (100% reporting) Vote totals above are unofficial and will be updated once official totals are made available.

2012

See also: Arizona's 6th Congressional District elections, 2012

The 6th Congressional District of Arizona held an election for the U.S. House of Representatives on November 6, 2012. Incumbent Jeff Flake (R) ran for the U.S. Senate in 2012 and 5th District incumbent David Schweikert won the 6th District seat.[2]

U.S. House, Arizona District 6 General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngDavid Schweikert Incumbent 61.3% 179,706
     Democratic Matt Jette 33.3% 97,666
     Libertarian Jack Anderson 3.5% 10,167
     Green Mark Salazar 1.9% 5,637
     NA James Ketover 0% 1
Total Votes 293,177
Source: Arizona Secretary of State "Official Election Results, 2012 General Election"

2010
On November 2, 2010, Jeff Flake won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Rebecca Schneider (D), Darell Tapp (L) and Richard Grayson (G) in the general election.[3]

U.S. House, Arizona District 6 General Election, 2010
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngJeff Flake incumbent 66.4% 165,649
     Democratic Rebecca Schneider 29.1% 72,615
     Libertarian Darell Tapp 3.1% 7,712
     Green Richard Grayson 1.4% 3,407
Total Votes 249,383

2008
On November 4, 2008, Jeff Flake won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Rebecca Schneider (D) and Rick Biondi (L) in the general election.[4]

U.S. House, Arizona District 6 General Election, 2008
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngJeff Flake incumbent 62.4% 208,582
     Democratic Rebecca Schneider 34.5% 115,457
     Libertarian Rick Biondi 3% 10,137
Total Votes 334,176

2006
On November 7, 2006, Jeff Flake won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Jason Blair (L) in the general election.[5]

U.S. House, Arizona District 6 General Election, 2006
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngJeff Flake incumbent 74.8% 152,201
     Libertarian Jason Blair 25.2% 51,285
Total Votes 203,486

2004
On November 2, 2004, Jeff Flake won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Craig Stritar (L) in the general election.[6]

U.S. House, Arizona District 6 General Election, 2004
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngJeff Flake incumbent 79.4% 202,882
     Libertarian Craig Stritar 20.6% 52,695
Total Votes 255,577

2002
On November 5, 2002, Jeff Flake won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Deborah Thomas (D) and Andy Wagner (L) in the general election.[7]

U.S. House, Arizona District 6 General Election, 2002
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngJeff Flake incumbent 65.9% 103,094
     Democratic Deborah Thomas 31.6% 49,355
     Libertarian Andy Wagner 2.5% 3,888
Total Votes 156,337

2000
On November 7, 2000, J. D. Hayworth won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Larry Nelson (D) and Richard Duncan (L) in the general election.[8]

U.S. House, Arizona District 6 General Election, 2000
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngJ. D. Hayworth incumbent 61.4% 186,687
     Democratic Larry Nelson 35.6% 108,317
     Libertarian Richard Duncan 3% 9,000
Total Votes 304,004

1998
On November 3, 1998, J. D. Hayworth won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Steve Owens (D) and Robert Anderson (L) in the general election.[9]

U.S. House, Arizona District 6 General Election, 1998
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngJ. D. Hayworth incumbent 53% 106,891
     Democratic Steve Owens 43.7% 88,001
     Libertarian Robert Anderson 3.3% 6,645
Total Votes 201,537

1996
On November 5, 1996, J. D. Hayworth won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Steve Owens (D) and Robert Anderson (L) in the general election.[10]

U.S. House, Arizona District 6 General Election, 1996
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngJ. D. Hayworth incumbent 47.6% 121,431
     Democratic Steve Owens 46.6% 118,957
     Libertarian Robert Anderson 5.8% 14,899
Total Votes 255,287

1994
On November 8, 1994, J. D. Hayworth won election to the United States House. He defeated Karan English (D) and Sequoia Fuller (L) in the general election.[11]

U.S. House, Arizona District 6 General Election, 1994
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngJ. D. Hayworth 54.6% 107,060
     Democratic Karan English incumbent 41.5% 81,321
     Libertarian Sequoia Fuller 3.9% 7,687
Total Votes 196,068

1992
On November 3, 1992, Karan English won election to the United States House. She defeated Doug Wead (R) and Sarah Stannard (I) in the general election.[12]

U.S. House, Arizona District 6 General Election, 1992
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngKaran English 53% 124,251
     Republican Doug Wead 41.4% 97,074
     Independent Sarah Stannard 5.6% 13,047
Total Votes 234,372

Redistricting

2010-2011

This is the 6th Congressional District of Arizona after the 2001 redistricting process.
See also: Redistricting in Arizona

In 2011, the Arizona State Legislature re-drew the congressional districts based on updated population information from the 2010 census.

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