New York's 2nd State Senate district

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New York's 2nd
State Senate District
New York State Senate District 2 (2012).png
Current senatorMario Mattera (RSaint James)
Registration34.1% Republican
31.5% Democratic
27.2% No party preference
Demographics80.0% White
3.1% Black
8.7% Hispanic
6.8% Asian
0.4% Other
Population (2017)313,799[1]
Registered voters233,554[2]

New York's 2nd State Senate district is one of 63 districts in the New York State Senate. It is currently represented by Mario Mattera.[3]

Geography[edit]

District 2 covers north-central Suffolk County on Long Island, including the town of Smithtown, as well as portions of Brookhaven and Huntington.[3][1]

The district overlaps with New York's 1st and 3rd congressional districts, and with the 3rd, 4th, 5th, 8th, 10th, and 12th districts of the New York State Assembly.[4]

Recent election results[edit]

2020[edit]

2020 New York State Senate election, District 2[5][6]
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Mario Mattera 90,984 57.7
Democratic Michael Siderakis 66,575 42.3
Total votes 157,559 100.0
Republican hold

2018[edit]

2018 New York State Senate election, District 2[5]
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican John J. Flanagan (incumbent) 66,054 54.9
Democratic Kathleen Cleary 54,152 45.0
Total votes 120,220 100.0
Republican hold

2016[edit]

2016 New York State Senate election, District 2[5]
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican John J. Flanagan (incumbent) 91,172 63.2
Democratic Peter N. Magistrale 47,623 33.0
Libertarian Stephen Ruth 5,505 3.8
Total votes 144,300 100.0
Republican hold

2014[edit]

2014 New York State Senate election, District 2[5]
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican John J. Flanagan (incumbent) 50,533 69.2
Democratic Joseph Lobmardi 22,530 30.8
Total votes 73,063 100.0
Republican hold

2012[edit]

2012 New York State Senate election, District 2[5]
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican John J. Flanagan (incumbent) 79,784 67.6
Democratic Errol D. Toulon, Jr. 38,322 32.4
Total votes 118,106 100.0
Republican hold

Federal results in District 2[edit]

Year Office Results[7]
2016 President Trump 54.8 – 41.9%
2012 President Romney 52.8 – 46.0%
Senate Gillibrand 59.7 – 39.0%

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "State Senate District 2, NY". Census Reporter. Retrieved June 22, 2019.
  2. ^ "Enrollment by Senate District". New York State Board of Elections. February 2019.
  3. ^ a b "Our District". The New York State Senate. Retrieved June 22, 2019.
  4. ^ David Jarman. "How do counties, House districts, and legislative districts all overlap?". Daily Kos. Retrieved September 1, 2019.
  5. ^ a b c d e "New York State Senate District 2". Ballotpedia. Retrieved June 30, 2020.
  6. ^ "State Senator 2nd Senate District - General Election - November 3, 2020". New York State Board of Elections. December 3, 2020. Retrieved December 12, 2020.
  7. ^ "Daily Kos Elections Statewide Results by LD". Daily Kos. Retrieved June 22, 2019.