Illinois' 16th Congressional District
The district previously included the cities of Rockford, Crystal Lake, Machesney Park, Belvidere, Freeport and Galena, and all or parts of Stephenson, Winnebago, Boone, McHenry, Carroll, Ogle, DeKalb, and Whiteside counties.
The current representative of the 16th congressional district is Adam Kinzinger (R).
The 16th congressional district of Illinois held an election for the U.S. House of Representatives on November 6, 2012. Incumbent from the 11th District, Adam Kinzinger won the election in the district.
|U.S. House, Illinois District 16 General Election, 2012|
|Republican||Adam Kinzinger Incumbent||61.8%||181,789|
|Source: Illinois Board of Elections "2012 General Election Official Vote Totals"|
- See also: Redistricting in Illinois
In 2011, the Illinois State Legislature re-drew the Congressional districts based on updated population information from the 2010 census.