New York's 16th Congressional District

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The 16th Congressional District of New York is a congressional district located in the Bronx.

New York's 16th Congressional District is located in the southeastern portion of the state and includes parts of New York City.[1]

The district previously included the neighborhoods of Bedford Park, East Tremont, Fordham, Hunts Point, Melrose, Highbridge, Morrisania, Mott Haven and University Heights.

The current representative of the 16th congressional district is Eliot Engel (D).

Elections

2014

See also: New York's 16th congressional district elections, 2014

The 16th congressional district of New York will hold an election for the U.S. House of Representatives on November 4, 2014.

2012

See also: New York's 16th congressional district elections, 2012

The 16th congressional district of New York held an election for the U.S. House of Representatives on November 6, 2012. Incumbent from the 17th district, Eliot Engel won election in the district.[2]

U.S. House, New York District 16 General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngEliot Engel Incumbent 66.4% 179,561
     Republican Joseph McLaughlin 20% 53,935
     Green Joseph Diaferia 1.1% 2,974
     N/A Blank/Void/Scattering 12.5% 33,850
Total Votes 270,320
Source: New York State Board of Elections "U.S. House of Representatives Results"

2010
On November 2, 2010, Jose E. Serrano won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Frank Della Valle (R) in the general election.[3]

U.S. House, New York District 16 General Election, 2010
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngJose E. Serrano incumbent 86.4% 61,642
     Blank/Scattering Write-in 9.7% 6,949
     Republican Frank Della Valle 3.9% 2,758
Total Votes 71,349

2008
On November 4, 2008, Jose E. Serrano won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Ali Mohamed (R) in the general election.[4]

U.S. House, New York District 16 General Election, 2008
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngJose E. Serrano incumbent 74.7% 123,312
     Blank/Scattering Write-in 22.9% 37,832
     Republican Ali Mohamed 2.4% 3,941
Total Votes 165,085

2006
On November 7, 2006, Jose E. Serrano won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Ali Mohamed (R) in the general election.[5]

U.S. House, New York District 16 General Election, 2006
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngJose E. Serrano incumbent 76.3% 53,179
     Blank/Scattering Write-in 2.9% 2,045
     Republican Ali Mohamed 20.8% 14,479
Total Votes 69,703

2004
On November 2, 2004, Jose E. Serrano won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Ali Mohamed (R) in the general election.[6]

U.S. House, New York District 16 General Election, 2004
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngJose E. Serrano incumbent 74.9% 106,739
     Blank/Scattering Write-in 21.7% 30,875
     Republican Ali Mohamed 3.4% 4,917
Total Votes 142,531

2002
On November 5, 2002, Jose E. Serrano won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Frank Dellavalle (R) in the general election.[7]

U.S. House, New York District 16 General Election, 2002
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngJose E. Serrano incumbent 65.3% 48,411
     Blank/Scattering Write-in 31.5% 23,372
     Republican Frank Dellavalle 3.1% 2,305
Total Votes 74,088

2000
On November 7, 2000, Jose E. Serrano won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Aaron Justice (R) and Richard Retcho (Conservative) in the general election.[8]

U.S. House, New York District 16 General Election, 2000
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngJose E. Serrano incumbent 73% 100,891
     Blank/Scattering Write-in 23.7% 32,814
     Republican Aaron Justice 2.9% 3,943
     Conservative Richard Retcho 0.4% 571
Total Votes 138,219

Redistricting

2010-2011

This is the 16th congressional district of New York after the 2001 redistricting process.
See also: Redistricting in New York

In 2011, the New York State Legislature re-drew the Congressional districts based on updated population information from the 2010 census.

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