Pennsylvania's 11th Congressional District

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Pennsylvania's 11th Congressional District
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Current incumbentLou Barletta Republican Party
Population705,197
Gender49% Male, 51% Female
Race89.9% White, 4.9% Black, 1.4% Asian
Ethnicity4.74% Hispanic
Unemployment8.0%
Median household income$49,085
High school graduation rate88.5%
College graduation rate21.4%
Pennsylvania's 11th Congressional District is located in the northeast region of Pennsylvania and includes the cities of Scranton and Wilkes-Barre. It also includes Wyoming, Luzerne, Columbia, Carbon, Northumberland, Dauphin Perry and Cumberland counties.[1]

The current representative of the 11th Congressional District is Lou Barletta (R).

Elections

2014

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

The 11th Congressional District of Pennsylvania held an election for the U.S. House of Representatives on November 4, 2014. Incumbent Lou Barletta (R) defeated Andy Ostrowski (D) in the general election.

U.S. House, Pennsylvania District 11 General Election, 2014
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngLou Barletta Incumbent 66.3% 122,464
     Democratic Andy Ostrowski 33.7% 62,228
Total Votes 184,692
Source: Pennsylvania Department of State

2012

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

The 11th Congressional District of Pennsylvania held an election for the U.S. House of Representatives on November 6, 2012. Incumbent Lou Barletta won re-election in the district.[2]

U.S. House, Pennsylvania District 11 General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Gene Stilp 41.5% 118,231
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngLou Barletta Incumbent 58.5% 166,967
Total Votes 285,198
Source: Pennsylvania Department of State "Official Election Results, 2012 General Election"

2010

On November 2, 2010, Lou Barletta won election to the United States House. He defeated Paul E. Kanjorski (D) in the general election.[3]

U.S. House, Pennsylvania District 11 General Election, 2010
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngLou Barletta 54.7% 102,179
     Democratic Paul E. Kanjorski incumbent 45.3% 84,618
Total Votes 186,797

2008

On November 4, 2008, Paul E. Kanjorski won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Lou Barletta (R) in the general election.[4]

U.S. House, Pennsylvania District 11 General Election, 2008
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngPaul E. Jankorski incumbent 51.6% 146,379
     Republican Lou Barletta 48.4% 137,151
Total Votes 283,530

2006

On November 7, 2006, Paul E. Kanjorski won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Joseph F. Leonardi (R) and various write-in challengers in the general election.[5]

U.S. House, Pennsylvania District 11 General Election, 2006
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngPaul E. Kanjorski incumbent 72.5% 134,340
     Republican Joseph F. Leonardi 27.5% 51,033
     N/A Write-in 0% 40
Total Votes 185,413

2004

On November 2, 2004, Paul E. Kanjorski won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Kenneth C. Brenneman (Constitution) in the general election.[6]

U.S. House, Pennsylvania District 11 General Election, 2004
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngPaul E. Kanjorski incumbent 94.4% 171,147
     Constitution Kenneth C. Brenneman 5.6% 10,105
Total Votes 181,252

2002

On November 5, 2002, Paul E. Kanjorski won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Louis J. Barletta (R), Thomas J. McLaughlin (Reform) and various write-in challengers in the general election.[7]

U.S. House, Pennsylvania District 11 General Election, 2002
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngPaul E. Kanjorski incumbent 55.6% 93,758
     Republican Louis J. Barletta 42.4% 71,543
     Reform Thomas J. McLaughlin 2% 3,304
     N/A Write-in 0% 10
Total Votes 168,615

2000

On November 7, 2000, Paul E. Kanjorski won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Stephen A. Urban (R) in the general election.[8]

U.S. House, Pennsylvania District 11 General Election, 2000
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngPaul E. Kanjorski incumbent 66.4% 131,948
     Republican Stephen A. Urban 33.6% 66,699
Total Votes 198,647

Redistricting

2010-2011

This is the 11th Congressional District prior to the 2010 redistricting.
See also: Redistricting in Pennsylvania

The Legislative Reapportionment Commission in Pennsylvania approved the GOP-proposed map. It was signed into law on December 22, 2001.[9][10]

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