Maryland's 6th Congressional District

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Maryland's 6th congressional district
Current incumbentJohn Delaney Democratic Party
Population731,965
Gender49.3% Male, 50.7% Female
Race68.8% White, 14.3% Black, 10.5% Asian, 0.4% Native American
Ethnicity11.2% Hispanic
Unemployment7.5%
Median household income$68,361
High school graduation rate89.8%
College graduation rate39.5%
Next electionNovember 4, 2014
The 6th Congressional District of Maryland is a congressional district located in the northwest part of the state.

Maryland's 6th Congressional District encompasses Allegany, Garrett and Washington counties, as well as parts of Frederick and Montgomery counties.[1]

The district previously comprised all of Garrett, Allegany, Washington, Frederick and Carroll Counties, as well as portions of Montgomery, Baltimore, and Harford counties.

The current representative of the 6th congressional district is John Delaney (D).

Elections

2014

See also: United States House of Representatives elections in Maryland, 2014

On June 2, 2013, Dan Bongino (R), 2012 U.S. Senate candidate, announced that he is running for the United States House of Representatives seat in Maryland's 6th congressional district. [2]

2012

See also: Maryland's 6th congressional district elections, 2012

The 6th congressional district of Maryland held an election for the U.S. House of Representatives on November 6, 2012, in which John Delaney (D) won, upsetting Republican incumbent Roscoe Bartlett. Delaney also defeated Nickolaus Mueller (L) in the general election.[3]

U.S. House, Maryland District 6 General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngJohn Delaney 58.8% 181,921
     Republican Roscoe Bartlett Incumbent 37.9% 117,313
     Libertarian Nickolaus Mueller 3.2% 9,916
     N/A Other Write-ins 0.1% 399
Total Votes 309,549
Source: Maryland State Board of Elections "Representative in Congress"

2010
On November 2, 2010, Roscoe Bartlett won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Andrew Duck (D), Dan Massey (L) and Michael Reed (Constitution) in the general election.[4]

U.S. House, Maryland District 6 General Election, 2010
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngRoscoe Bartlett incumbent 61.4% 148,820
     Democratic Andrew Duck 33.2% 80,455
     Libertarian Dan Massey 2.8% 6,816
     Constitution Michael Reed 2.4% 5,907
     N/A Write-in 0.1% 191
Total Votes 242,189

2008
On November 4, 2008, Roscoe Bartlett won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Jennifer P. Dougherty (D) and Gary W. Hoover, Sr. (L) in the general election.[5]

U.S. House, Maryland District 6 General Election, 2008
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngRoscoe Bartlett incumbent 57.8% 190,926
     Democratic Jennifer P. Dougherty 38.8% 128,207
     Libertarian Gary W. Hoover, Sr. 3.3% 11,060
     N/A Write-in 0.1% 342
Total Votes 330,535

2006
On November 7, 2006, Roscoe Bartlett won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Andrew Duck (D) and Robert Kozak (Green) in the general election.[6]

U.S. House, Maryland District 6 General Election, 2006
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngRoscoe Bartlett incumbent 59% 141,200
     Democratic Andrew Duck 38.4% 92,030
     Green Robert Kozak 2.5% 6,095
     N/A Write-in 0.1% 128
Total Votes 239,453

2004
On November 2, 2004, Roscoe Bartlett won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Kenneth T. Bosley (D) and Gregory J. Hemingway (Green) in the general election.[7]

U.S. House, Maryland District 6 General Election, 2004
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngRoscoe Bartlett incumbent 67.5% 206,076
     Democratic Kenneth T. Bosley 29.5% 90,108
     Green Gregory J. Hemingway 3.1% 9,324
Total Votes 305,508

2002
On November 5, 2002, Roscoe Bartlett won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Donald M. DeArmon (D) in the general election.[8]

U.S. House, Maryland District 6 General Election, 2002
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngRoscoe Bartlett incumbent 66.2% 147,825
     Democratic Donald M. DeArmon 33.8% 75,575
Total Votes 223,400

2000
On November 7, 2000, Roscoe Bartlett won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Donald M. DeArmon (D) and Tim McCown (Green) in the general election.[9]

U.S. House, Maryland District 6 General Election, 2000
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngRoscoe Bartlett incumbent 60.6% 168,624
     Democratic Donald M. DeArmon 39.3% 109,136
     Green Tom McCown 0% 82
     N/A Write-in 0.1% 203
Total Votes 278,045

Redistricting

2010-2011

This was the 6th congressional district of Maryland after the 2001 redistricting process.
See also: Redistricting in Maryland

In 2011, the Maryland State Legislature re-drew the congressional districts based on updated population information from the 2010 census.

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