Ohio's 16th congressional district
|Ohio's 16th congressional district|
Ohio's 16th congressional district - since January 3, 2013.
The 16th congressional district of Ohio is represented by Representative Anthony Gonzalez (R). It also includes some rural communities east of Akron, as well as some of the western suburbs of Cleveland.
From 2003 to 2013 the district was based in Stark County and the Canton area and also included Wayne County and most of Medina and Ashland counties.
On November 2, 2010, John Boccieri lost his bid for a second term to Republican Jim Renacci, who was seated in January 2011. In January 2018, Renacci announced his candidacy for the U.S. Senate. Anthony Gonzalez was elected on November 6th to succeed him.
Election results from presidential races
|2000||President||George W. Bush 53% - Al Gore 42%|
|2004||President||George W. Bush 54% - John Kerry 46%|
|2008||President||John McCain 50% - Barack Obama 48%|
|2012||President||Mitt Romney 53% - Barack Obama 45%|
|2016||President||Donald Trump 56% - Hillary Clinton 40%|
List of members representing the district
|Democratic||John Boccieri (incumbent)||89,008||41.1|
|Republican gain from Democratic|
The following chart shows historic election results. Bold type indicates victor. Italic type indicates incumbent.
Historical district boundaries
- "Partisan Voting Index – Districts of the 115th Congress" (PDF). The Cook Political Report. April 7, 2017. Retrieved April 7, 2017.
- "House Results Map". The New York Times.
- "2018 Election Results". Ohio Secretary of State.
- "2016 Election Results". Ohio Secretary of State.
- "2014 Election Results". Ohio Secretary of State.
- "2012 Election Results". Ohio Secretary of State.
- "2008 Election Results". Ohio Secretary of State.
- Martis, Kenneth C. (1989). The Historical Atlas of Political Parties in the United States Congress. New York: Macmillan Publishing Company.
- Martis, Kenneth C. (1982). The Historical Atlas of United States Congressional Districts. New York: Macmillan Publishing Company.
- Congressional Biographical Directory of the United States 1774–present