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{{tnr}}The '''6th Congressional District''' of [[Illinois]] is a congressional district including parts of DuPage and Cook counties.
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|District=Illinois' 6th Congressional District
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|Incumbent=[[Peter Roskam]] {{reddot}}
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|Picture= IL 6th congressional district image.png
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|Population=712,712
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|Gender=48.8% Male, 51.2% Female
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|Race=85.1% White, 2.8% Black, 7.9% Asian
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|Ethnicity=7.9% Hispanic
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|Unemployment=7.7%
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|Median income=$85,655
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|High school=94.2%
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|College=49.7%
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}}{{tnr}}The '''6th Congressional District''' of [[Illinois]] is a congressional district located in the northeastern portion of the [[Illinois|state]].  
  
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The current representative of the 6th  congressional district is [[Peter Roskam]] (R).
 
The current representative of the 6th  congressional district is [[Peter Roskam]] (R).
  
 
==Elections==
 
==Elections==
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===2014===
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::''See also: [[Illinois' 6th Congressional District elections, 2014]]''
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The 6th Congressional District of Illinois will hold an election for the [[U.S. House elections, 2014|U.S. House of Representatives]] on November 4, 2014.
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===2012===
 
===2012===
::''See also: [[Illinois' 6th congressional district elections, 2012]]''
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::''See also: [[Illinois' 6th Congressional District elections, 2012]]''
  
The 6th congressional district of Illinois held an election for the [[U.S. House elections, 2012|U.S. House of Representatives]] on November 6, 2012.
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The 6th Congressional District of Illinois held an election for the [[U.S. House elections, 2012|U.S. House of Representatives]] on November 6, 2012. Incumbent [[Peter Roskam]] was re-elected in the district.<ref>[http://www.politico.com/2012-election/results/house/illinois/ ''Politico'', "2012 Election Map, Illinois"]</ref>
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===2010===
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<big>'''2010'''</big><br>
On November 2, 2010, [[Peter Roskam]] won re-election to the [[United States House of Representatives]]. He defeated Benjamin S. Lowe (D) in the general election.<ref>[http://clerk.house.gov/member_info/electionInfo/2010election.pdf ''U.S. Congress House Clerk'' "Statistics of the Congressional Election of November 2, 2010"]</ref>  
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<big>'''2008'''</big><br>
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|party1= Republican
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|winner1 =Peter J. Roskam
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<big>'''2004'''</big><br>
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==Redistricting==
 
==Redistricting==
 
===2010-2011===
 
===2010-2011===
[[File:IL Congressional District 6 2000-2010.jpg|275px|thumb|This is the 6th congressional district of Illinois after the 2001 redistricting process.]]
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[[File:IL Congressional District 6 2000-2010.jpg|275px|thumb|This is the 6th Congressional District of Illinois after the 2001 redistricting process.]]
 
::''See also: [[Redistricting in Illinois]]''
 
::''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.
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In 2011, the [[Illinois State Legislature]] re-drew the congressional districts based on updated population information from the 2010 census.
 
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==External links==
 
==External links==
*[http://www.opencongress.org/states/IL/districts/6 Open Congress District 6]
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*[http://www.opencongress.org/states/IL/districts/6 OpenCongress District 6]
 
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==See also==
 
==See also==
 
*[[Redistricting in Illinois]]
 
*[[Redistricting in Illinois]]
*[[Illinois' 6th congressional district elections, 2012]]
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*[[Illinois' 6th Congressional District elections, 2012]]
 
==References==
 
==References==
 
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Revision as of 20:53, 25 March 2014

Illinois' 6th Congressional District
IL 6th congressional district image.png
Current incumbentPeter Roskam Republican Party
Population712,712
Gender48.8% Male, 51.2% Female
Race85.1% White, 2.8% Black, 7.9% Asian
Ethnicity7.9% Hispanic
Unemployment7.7%
Median household income$85,655
High school graduation rate94.2%
College graduation rate49.7%
The 6th Congressional District of Illinois is a congressional district located in the northeastern portion of the state.

Illinois' 6th Congressional District includes parts of DuPage, Kane, McHenry and Lake counties.[1]

The current representative of the 6th congressional district is Peter Roskam (R).

Elections

2014

See also: Illinois' 6th Congressional District elections, 2014

The 6th Congressional District of Illinois will hold an election for the U.S. House of Representatives on November 4, 2014.

2012

See also: Illinois' 6th Congressional District elections, 2012

The 6th Congressional District of Illinois held an election for the U.S. House of Representatives on November 6, 2012. Incumbent Peter Roskam was re-elected in the district.[2]

U.S. House, Illinois District 6 General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngPeter Roskam Incumbent 59.2% 193,138
     Democratic Leslie Coolidge 40.8% 132,991
Total Votes 326,129
Source: Illinois Board of Elections "2012 General Election Official Vote Totals"

2010
On November 2, 2010, Peter Roskam won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Benjamin S. Lowe (D) in the general election.[3]

U.S. House, Illinois District 6 General Election, 2010
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngPeter Roskam incumbent 63.6% 114,456
     Democratic Benjamin S. Lowe 36.4% 65,379
Total Votes 179,835

2008
On November 4, 2008, Peter Roskam won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Jill Morgenthaler (D) in the general election.[4]

U.S. House, Illinois District 6 General Election, 2008
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngPeter Roskam incumbent 57.6% 147,906
     Democratic Jill Morgenthaler 42.4% 109,007
Total Votes 256,913

2006
On November 7, 2006, Peter Roskam won election to the United States House. He defeated Tammy Duckworth (D) in the general election.[5]

U.S. House, Illinois District 6 General Election, 2006
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngPeter Roskam 51.4% 91,382
     Democratic Tammy Duckworth 48.6% 86,572
     N/A Write-in 0% 3
Total Votes 177,957

2004
On November 2, 2004, Henry J. Hyde won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Christine Cegelis (D) in the general election.[6]

U.S. House, Illinois District 6 General Election, 2004
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngHenry J. Hyde incumbent 55.8% 139,627
     Democratic Christine Ceglis 44.2% 110,470
Total Votes 250,097

2002
On November 5, 2002, Henry J. Hyde won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Tom Berry (D) in the general election.[7]

U.S. House, Illinois District 6 General Election, 2002
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngHenry J. Hyde incumbent 65.1% 113,174
     Democratic Tom Berry 34.9% 60,698
Total Votes 173,872

2000
On November 7, 2000, Henry J. Hyde won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Brent Christensen (D) in the general election.[8]

U.S. House, Illinois District 6 General Election, 2000
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngHenry J. Hyde incumbent 58.9% 133,327
     Democratic Brent Christensen 41.1% 92,880
Total Votes 226,207

Redistricting

2010-2011

This is the 6th Congressional District of Illinois after the 2001 redistricting process.
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.

External links

See also

References