New Jersey's 6th Congressional District
|New Jersey's 6th congressional district|
|Current incumbent||Frank Pallone|
|Gender||48.2% Male, 51.8% Female|
|Race||67.2% White, 9.5% Black, 17.3% Asian|
|Median household income||70,878|
|High school graduation rate||88.5%|
|College graduation rate||35.4%|
|Next election||November 4, 2014|
The district previously contained all or portions of four counties, Middlesex, Monmouth, Somerset, Union counties, and 40 municipalities.
The current representative of the 6th congressional district is Frank Pallone (D).
|U.S. House, New Jersey District 6 General Election, 2012|
|Democratic||Frank Pallone Incumbent||63.3%||151,782|
|Independent||Mac Dara Lyden||0.3%||830|
|Source: New Jersey Secretary of State "Official Election Results, 2012 General Election"|
On November 2, 2010, Frank Pallone won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Anna C. Little (R), Jack Freudenheim (Independent) and Karen Anne Zaletel (Green Tea Patriots) in the general election.
|U.S. House, New Jersey District 6 General Election, 2008|
|Democratic||Frank Pallone incumbent||66.9%||164,077|
|Republican||Robert E. McLeod||31.6%||77,469|
|Regular Independent||Herb Tarbous||1.4%||3,531|
|U.S. House, New Jersey District 6 General Election, 2006|
|Democratic||Frank Pallone incumbent||68.6%||98,615|
|Republican||Leigh Ann Bellew||30.3%||43,539|
|Diversity is Strength||Herbert L. Tarbous||1.1%||1,619|
On November 2, 2004, Frank Pallone won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Sylvester Fernandez (R), Virginia A. Flynn (Independent/Libertarian) and Mac Dara F.X. Lyden (Independent/Help Middlesex, Monmouth, Somerset, Union Residents) in the general election.
On November 7, 2000, Frank Pallone won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Brian T. Kennedy (R), Earl Gray (I), Karen Zaletel (I) and Sylvia Kuzmak (I) in the general election.
- See also: Redistricting in New Jersey
In 2011, the New Jersey State Legislature re-drew the congressional districts based on updated population information from the 2010 census.
- New Jersey Redistricting Map "Map" accessed September 25, 2012
- Politico "2012 Election Map, New Jersey"
- U.S. Congress House Clerk, "Statistics of the Congressional Election of November 7, 2000," accessed March 28, 2013