New York's 10th Congressional District

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New York's 10th Congressional District
NY District 10 Map.PNG
Current incumbentJerrold Nadler Democratic Party
Population716,172
Gender49.3% Male, 50.7% Female
Race72.6% White, 3.7% Black, 16.3% Asian
Ethnicity13% Hispanic
Unemployment7.5%
Median household income$70,270
High school graduation rate86.8%
College graduation rate57.2%
Next electionNovember 4, 2014
New York's 10th Congressional District is located in the eastern portion of the state and includes New York county.[1]

It previously included the neighborhoods of Bedford-Stuyvesant, Brooklyn Heights, Brownsville, Canarsie, East New York and Ocean Hill, as well as parts of Fort Greene, Prospect Heights and Williamsburg.

The current representative of the 10th Congressional District is Jerrold Nadler (D).

Elections

2014

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

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

General election candidates


June 24, 2014, primary results

Conservative Party Conservative Primary

Democratic Party Democratic Primary


Working Families Party Working Families Primary

Disqualified


2012

See also: New York's 10th congressional district elections, 2012

The 10th Congressional District of New York held an election for the U.S. House of Representatives on November 6, 2012. Incumbent from the 8th District, Jerrold Nadler won the election in the district.[4]

U.S. House, New York District 10 General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngJerrold Nadler Incumbent 69.8% 165,000
     Republican Michael Chan 16.6% 39,311
     N/A Blank/Void/Scattering 13.5% 32,012
Total Votes 236,323
Source: New York State Board of Elections "U.S. House of Representatives Results"

2010
On November 2, 2010, Edolphus Towns won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Diana Muniz (R) and Ernest Johnson (Conservative) in the general election.[5]

U.S. House, New York District 10 General Election, 2010
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngEdolphus Towns incumbent 79.7% 95,485
     Republican Diana Muniz 6.2% 7,419
     Conservative Ernest Johnson 1.5% 1,853
     Blank/Scattering Write-in 12.6% 15,115
Total Votes 119,872

2008
On November 4, 2008, Edolphus Towns won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Salvatore Grupico (R) in the general election.[6]

U.S. House, New York District 10 General Election, 2008
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngEdolphus Towns incumbent 68.2% 155,090
     Republican Salvatore Grupico 3.6% 8,204
     Blank/Scattering 28.2% 64,106
Total Votes 227,400

2006
On November 7, 2006, Edolphus Towns won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Jonathan H. Anderson (R) and Ernest Johnson (Conservative) in the general election.[7]

U.S. House, New York District 10 General Election, 2006
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngEdolphus Towns incumbent 70% 72,171
     Republican Jonathan H. Anderson 4.5% 4,666
     Conservative Ernest Johnson 1.4% 1,470
     Blank/Scattering 24% 24,723
Total Votes 103,030

2004
On November 2, 2004, Edolphus Towns won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Harvey R. Clarke (R) and Mariana Blume (Conservative) in the general election.[8]

U.S. House, New York District 10 General Election, 2004
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngEdolphus Towns incumbent 68.8% 130,265
     Republican Harvey R. Clarke 5.9% 11,099
     Conservative Marian Blume 0.8% 1,554
     Blank/Scattering 24.5% 46,475
Total Votes 189,393

2002
On November 5, 2002, Edolphus Towns won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Herbert F. Ryan (Conservative) in the general election.[9]

U.S. House, New York District 10 General Election, 2002
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngEdolphus Towns incumbent 62.3% 72,313
     Conservative Herbert F. Ryan 1.4% 1,639
     Blank/Scattering 36.3% 42,073
Total Votes 116,025

2000
On November 7, 2000, Edolphus Towns won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Ernestine M. Brown (R), Ernest Johnson (Conservative) and Barry Ford (Working Families) in the general election.[10]

U.S. House, New York District 10 General Election, 2000
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngEdolphus Towns incumbent 67.2% 118,812
     Republican Ernestine M. Brown 3.9% 6,852
     Conservative Ernest Johnson 0.5% 802
     Working Families Barry Ford 3.1% 5,530
     Blank/Scattering 25.4% 44,832
Total Votes 176,828

Redistricting

2010-2011

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

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

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