New York's 17th Congressional District
It includes the neighborhoods of Norwood, Riverdale, Wakefield, Williamsbridge, and Woodlawn in the Bronx, the city of Mount Vernon and parts of Yonkers in Westchester, as well as Monsey, Nanuet, Pearl River, and Suffern in Rockland County.
The current representative of the 17th congressional district is Eliot Engel (D).
|U.S. House, New York District 17 General Election, 2012|
|Democratic||Nita Lowey Incumbent||57.6%||171,417|
|Source: New York State Board of Elections "U.S. House of Representatives Results"|
- 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.