New Jersey's 10th Congressional District

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New Jersey's 10th Congressional District
NJ 10th District Map.PNG
Current incumbentDonald Payne Jr. Democratic Party
Population726,382
Gender47.3% Male, 52.7% Female
Race29.8% White, 53.4% Black, 6.9% Asian
Ethnicity16.5% Hispanic
Unemployment15.7%
Median household income$45,270
High school graduation rate83.9%
College graduation rate25.2%
Next electionNovember 4, 2014
New Jersey's 10th Congressional District is located in the northern portion of the state and parts of Essex, Union and Hudson counties.[1]

The current representative of the 10th Congressional District is Donald Payne Jr. (D).

Elections

2014

See also: New Jersey's 10th Congressional District elections, 2014

The 10th Congressional District of New Jersey will hold an election for the U.S. House of Representatives on November 4, 2014.

General election candidates


June 3, 2014, primary results

Republican Party Republican Primary

Democratic Party Democratic Primary


2012

See also: New Jersey's 10th Congressional District elections, 2012

The 10th Congressional District of New Jersey held an election for the U.S. House of Representatives on November 6, 2012. Democrat Donald Payne Jr. won the election in the district.[4]

U.S. House, New Jersey District 10 General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngDonald Payne Jr. Incumbent 87.6% 201,435
     Republican Brian Kelemen 10.5% 24,271
     Libertarian Mick Erickson 0.5% 1,227
     Independent Joanne Miller 1.4% 3,127
Total Votes 230,060
Source: New Jersey Secretary of State "Official Election Results, 2012 General Election"

2010
On November 2, 2010, Donald Payne won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Michael J. Alonso (R), Robert Louis Toussaint (Action No Talk) and Joanne Miller (Agent of Change) in the general election.[5]

U.S. House, New Jersey District 10 General Election, 2010
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngDonald M. Payne incumbent 85.2% 95,299
     Republican Michael J. Alonso 12.8% 14,357
     Action No Talk Robert Louis Toussaint 1% 1,141
     Party of Change Joanne Miller 1% 1,080
Total Votes 111,877

2008
On November 4, 2008, Donald Payne won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Michael Taber (Socialist Workers) in the general election.[6]

U.S. House, New Jersey District 10 General Election, 2008
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngDonald M. Payne incumbent 98.9% 169,945
     Socialist Workers Michael Taber 1.1% 1,848
Total Votes 171,793

2006
Donald M. Payne (D) ran unopposed for re-election in 2006.

2004
On November 2, 2004, Donald Payne won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Toy-Ling Washington (Independent/Green) and Sara J. Lobman (Independent/Socialist Workers) in the general election.[7]

U.S. House, New Jersey District 10 General Election, 2004
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngDonald M. Payne incumbent 96.9% 155,697
     Independent/Green Toy-Ling Washington 1.8% 2,927
     Independent/Socialist Workers Sara J. Lobman 1.3% 2,089
Total Votes 160,713

2002
On November 5, 2002, Donald Payne won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Andrew Wirtz (R) in the general election.[8]

U.S. House, New Jersey District 10 General Election, 2002
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngDonald M. Payne incumbent 84.5% 86,433
     Republican Andrew Wirtz 15.5% 15,913
Total Votes 102,346

2000
On November 7, 2000, Donald Payne won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Dirk B. Weber (R) and Maurice Williams (I) in the general election.[9]

U.S. House, New Jersey District 10 General Election, 2000
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngDonald M. Payne incumbent 87.5% 133,073
     Republican Dirk B. Weber 12.1% 18,436
     Independent Maurice Williams 0.4% 536
Total Votes 152,045

Redistricting

2010-2011

This is the 10th Congressional District of New Jersey after the 2001 redistricting process.
See also: Redistricting in New Jersey

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

See also

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