New York's 9th Congressional District

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New York's 9th Congressional District
NY District 9 Map.PNG
Current incumbentYvette D. Clarke Democratic Party
Population739,328
Gender45.8% Male, 54.2% Female
Race32.6% White, 52.7% Black, 6.6% Asian
Ethnicity11.9% Hispanic
Unemployment12.7%
Median household income$44,029
High school graduation rate82.9%
College graduation rate31.7%
Next electionNovember 4, 2014
The 9th Congressional District of New York is a congressional district in New York.

New York's 9th Congressional District is located in the eastern portion of the state and includes Kings county.[1]

The district previously included parts of southern Brooklyn and south central Queens.

In Queens, the 9th District included the neighborhoods of Maspeth, Fresh Meadows, Glendale, Howard Beach, Kew Gardens, Kew Gardens Hills, Middle Village, Forest Hills, Ozone Park, Ridgewood, Rego Park, Rockaway Beach, and Woodhaven.

Its Brooklyn section included Flatlands, Gerritsen Beach, Marine Park, Midwood, Mill Basin and Sheepshead Bay.

The current representative of the 9th Congressional District is Yvette Clarke (D).

Elections

2014

See also: New York's 9th Congressional District elections, 2014

The 9th 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 9th Congressional District elections, 2012

The 9th Congressional District of New York held an election for the U.S. House of Representatives on November 6, 2012. Incumbent from the 11th District, Yvette D. Clarke won the election in the district.[2]

U.S. House, New York District 9 General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngYvette Clarke Incumbent 77.9% 186,141
     Republican Daniel Cavanagh 10.1% 24,164
     Green Vivia Morgan 1.3% 2,991
     N/A Blank/Void/Scattering 10.7% 25,661
Total Votes 238,957
Source: New York State Board of Elections "U.S. House of Representatives Results"

2011

On September 13, 2011, Bob Turner won a special election to the United States House.

2010
On November 2, 2010, Anthony D. Weiner won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Robert L. Turner (R) in the general election.[3]

U.S. House, New York District 9 General Election, 2010
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngAnthony Weiner incumbent 59.7% 67,011
     Republican Robert L. Turner 33.6% 37,750
     Blank/Scattering 6.7% 7,473
Total Votes 112,234

2008
On November 4, 2008, Anthony D. Weiner won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Alfred F. Donohue (Conservative Party) in the general election.[4]

U.S. House, New York District 9 General Election, 2008
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngAnthonly D. Weiner incumbent 53.9% 106,097
     Republican Alfred F. Donohue 4.3% 8,378
     Blank/Scattering 41.9% 82,487
Total Votes 196,962

2006
On November 7, 2006, Anthony D. Weiner won re-election to the United States House. He ran unopposed in the general election.[5]

U.S. House, New York District 9 General Election, 2006
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngAnthonly D. Weiner incumbent 64.9% 67,040
     Blank/Scattering 35.1% 36,301
Total Votes 103,341

2004
On November 2, 2004, Anthony D. Weiner won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Gerard J. Cronin (R) in the general election.[6]

U.S. House, New York District 9 General Election, 2004
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngAnthonly D. Weiner incumbent 56.5% 108,577
     Republican Gerard J. Cronin 20.6% 39,648
     Blank/Scattering 22.9% 44,082
Total Votes 192,307

2002
On November 5, 2002, Anthony D. Weiner won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Alred F. Donohue (R) in the general election.[7]

U.S. House, New York District 9 General Election, 2002
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngAnthonly D. Weiner incumbent 50.8% 57,104
     Republican Alfred F. Donohue 24.8% 27,882
     Blank/Scattering 24.4% 27,500
Total Votes 112,486

2000
On November 7, 2000, Anthony D. Weiner won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Noah Dear (R) in the general election.[8]

U.S. House, New York District 9 General Election, 2000
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngAnthonly D. Weiner incumbent 54.5% 96,348
     Republican Noah Dear (R) 23.1% 40,886
     Blank/Scattering 22.3% 39,443
Total Votes 176,677

Redistricting

2010-2011

This is the 9th 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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