New York's 11th Congressional District

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New York's 11th Congressional District
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Current incumbentMichael Grimm Republican Party
Population724,434
Gender48.4% Male, 51.6% Female
Race73.3% White, 8.2% Black, 12.8% Asian
Ethnicity16.1% Hispanic
Unemployment8.8%
Median household income$62,045
High school graduation rate84.7%
College graduation rate30.3%
Next electionNovember 4, 2014
New York's 11th Congressional District is located in the southeastern portion of the state and includes Richmond County.[1]

It previously included the neighborhoods of Brownsville, Crown Heights, East Flatbush, Flatbush, Kensington, Park Slope, Prospect Heights, and Prospect-Lefferts Gardens.

The current representative of the 11th Congressional District is Michael Grimm (R).

Elections

2014

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See also: New York's 11th Congressional District elections, 2014

The 11th Congressional District of New York will hold an election for the U.S. House of Representatives on November 4, 2014.



2012

See also: New York's 11th Congressional District elections, 2012

The 11th Congressional District of New York held an election for the U.S. House of Representatives on November 6, 2012. Incumbent from the 13th District, Michael Grimm won the election in the district.[2]

U.S. House, New York District 11 General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Mark Murphy 43% 92,428
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngMichael Grimm Incumbent 48% 103,118
     Green Henry Bardel 0.9% 1,939
     N/A Blank/Void/Scattering 8% 17,270
Total Votes 214,755
Source: New York State Board of Elections "U.S. House of Representatives Results"

2010
On November 2, 2010, Yvette D. Clarke won re-election to the United States House. She defeated Hugh C. Carr (R) in the general election.[3]

U.S. House, New York District 11 General Election, 2010
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngYvette D. Clarke incumbent 84.7% 104,297
     Republican Hugh C. Carr 7.4% 9,119
     N/A Write-in 7.9% 9,759
Total Votes 123,175

2008
On November 4, 2008, Yvette D. Clarke won re-election to the United States House. She defeated Hugh C. Carr (R) and Cartrell Gore (Conservative) in the general election.[4]

U.S. House, New York District 11 General Election, 2008
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngYvette D. Clarke incumbent 69% 158,235
     Republican Hugh C. Carr 4.5% 10,327
     Conservative Cartrell Gore 5.1% 11,644
     N/A Write-in 21.5% 49,265
Total Votes 229,471

2006
On November 7, 2006, Yvette D. Clarke won election to the United States House. She defeated Stephen Finger (R), Marianna Blume (Conservative) and Ollie M. McClean (Freedom Party) in the general election.[5]

U.S. House, New York District 11 General Election, 2006
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngYvette D. Clarke 75.3% 75,520
     Republican Stephen Finger 6.8% 6,776
     Conservative Marianna Blume 1.3% 1,325
     Freedom Party Ollie M. McClean 1% 996
     N/A Write-in 15.7% 15,710
Total Votes 100,327

2004
On November 2, 2004, Major R. Owens won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Lorraine Stevens (I) and Sol Lieberman (Conservative) in the general election.[6]

U.S. House, New York District 11 General Election, 2004
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngMajor R. Owens incumbent 70.2% 134,175
     Independent Lorraine Stevents 2.5% 4,721
     Conservative Sol Lieberman 2.3% 4,478
     Blank/Scattering 25% 47,829
Total Votes 191,203

2002
On November 5, 2002, Major R. Owens won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Susan Cleary (R) and Alice Gaffney (Conservative) in the general election.[7]

U.S. House, New York District 11 General Election, 2002
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngMajor R. Owens incumbent 58.4% 67,967
     Republican Susan Cleary 7.9% 9,250
     Conservative Alice Gaffney 7.7% 8,950
     Blank/Scattering 26% 30,310
Total Votes 116,477

2000
On November 7, 2000, Major R. Owens won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Susan Cleary (R), Cartrell Gore (Conservative) and Una S.T. Clarke (Liberal) in the general election.[8]

U.S. House, New York District 11 General Election, 2000
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngMajor R. Owens incumbent 64.9% 105,321
     Republican Susan Cleary 4.4% 7,088
     Conservative Cartrell Gore 4.1% 6,729
     Liberal Una S.T. Clarke 4.5% 7,366
     Blank/Scattering 22% 35,673
Total Votes 162,177

Redistricting

2010-2011

This is the 11th 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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