New York's 23rd Congressional District

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New York's 23rd Congressional District
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Current incumbentTom Reed Republican Party
Population717,909
Gender49.8% Male, 50.2% Female
Race91.6% White, 2.9% Black, 2.2% Asian
Ethnicity3.3% Hispanic
Unemployment7.8%
Median household income$44,518
High school graduation rate88.5%
College graduation rate23.3%
Next electionNovember 4, 2014
The 23rd Congressional District of New York is a congressional district in New York.

New York's 23rd Congressional District is located in the southwestern portion of the state and includes Chautauqua, Cattaraugus, Allegany, Steuben, Yates, Schuyler, Seneca, Tompkins and Chemung counties and parts of Ontario and Tioga counties.[1]

The district previously included all or parts of Clinton, Essex, Franklin, Fulton, Hamilton, Jefferson, Lewis, Madison, Oneida, Oswego and St. Lawrence counties.

Included in the district were the cities of Ogdensburg, Oswego, Plattsburgh and Watertown.

The current representative of the 23rd Congressional District is Tom Reed (R).

Elections

2014

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See also: New York's 23rd Congressional District elections, 2014

The 23rd 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 23rd Congressional District elections, 2012

The 23rd Congressional District of New York held an election for the U.S. House of Representatives on November 6, 2012. Incumbent from the 29th District, Tom Reed won the election in the district.[2]

U.S. House, New York District 23 General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngTom Reed Incumbent 49.2% 137,669
     Democratic Nate Shinagawa 45.6% 127,535
     N/A Blank/Void/Scattering 5.2% 14,592
Total Votes 279,796
Source: New York State Board of Elections "U.S. House of Representatives Results"

2010
On November 2, 2010, Bill Owens won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Matthew Dohney (R) and Douglas Hoffman (Conservative) in the general election.[3]

U.S. House, New York District 23 General Election, 2010
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngBill Owens incumbent 45.1% 82,232
     Republican Matthew A. Doheny 44% 80,237
     Conservative Douglas L. Hoffman 5.8% 10,507
     Blank/Scattering N/A 5.2% 9,534
Total Votes 182,510

2008
On November 4, 2008, John M. McHugh won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Michael P. Oot (D) in the general election.[4]

U.S. House, New York District 23 General Election, 2008
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngJohn M. McHugh incumbent 51.8% 120,778
     Democratic Michael P. Oot 30% 70,037
     Blank/Scattering 18.2% 42,338
Total Votes 233,153

2006
On November 7, 2006, John M. McHugh won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Robert J. Johnson (D) in the general election.[5]

U.S. House, New York District 23 General Election, 2006
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngJohn M. McHugh incumbent 54.5% 89,482
     Democratic Robert J. Johnson 35.8% 58,859
     Blank/Scattering 9.7% 15,845
Total Votes 164,186

2004
On November 2, 2004, John M. McHugh won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Robert J. Johnson (D) in the general election.[6]

U.S. House, New York District 23 General Election, 2004
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngJohn M. McHugh incumbent 56.5% 136,222
     Democratic Robert J. Johnson 27.6% 66,448
     Blank/Scattering 16% 38,485
Total Votes 241,155

2002
On November 5, 2002, John M. McHugh won election to the United States House. He ran unopposed in the general election.[7]

U.S. House, New York District 23 General Election, 2002
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngJohn M. McHugh 64.7% 110,042
     Blank/Scattering 35.3% 59,931
Total Votes 169,973

2000
On November 7, 2000, Sherwood L. Bohlert won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Richard W. Englebrecht (D) and David B. Vickers (Conservative) in the general election.[8]

U.S. House, New York District 23 General Election, 2000
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngSherwood L. Bohlert incumbent 54.7% 110,634
     Democratic Richard W. Englebrecht 18.8% 38,049
     Conservative David B. Vickers 12.5% 25,245
     Blank/Scattering 14% 28,376
Total Votes 202,304

Redistricting

2010-2011

This is the 23rd 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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