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Illinois's 9th congressional district
The 9th congressional district of Illinois since 2003
The 9th congressional district of Illinois since 2003
Current Representative Jan Schakowsky (D)
Population (2000) 653,647
Median income $46,531
Ethnicity 68.5% White, 10.9% Black, 12.4% Asian, 11.5% Hispanic, 0.3% Native American, 4.6% other
Cook PVI D + 20

The 9th Congressional District of Illinois consists of all of Evanston, Skokie, Niles, Lincolnwood, Morton Grove, Park Ridge and Norridge. It is also made up of parts of Wilmette, Northfield, Glenview, Golf, Rosemont and Des Plaines, as well as much of the North Side of City of Chicago. It has been represented by Democrat Jan Schakowsky since 1999.

George W. Bush received 32% of the vote in this district in 2004. The district has a Cook Partisan Voting Index score of D +20.

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Voting

Election results from presidential races
Year Office Results
2008 President Obama 72 - 26%
2004 President Kerry 68 - 31%
2000 President Gore 66 - 30%

List of representatives

Representative Party Years District home Notes
District created March 4, 1853
Willis Allen Democratic March 4, 1853 - March 3, 1855 Redistricted from the 2nd district
Samuel S. Marshall Democratic March 4, 1855 - March 3, 1859
John A. Logan Democratic March 4, 1859 - Apri 2, 1862 Resigned to accept commission as a brigadier general in the Union Army
Vacant April 2, 1862 - June 2, 1862
William J. Allen Democratic June 2, 1862 - March 3, 1863 Redistricted to the 13th district
Lewis W. Ross Democratic March 4, 1863 - March 3, 1869
Thompson W. McNeely Democratic March 4, 1869 - March 3, 1873
Granville Barrere Republican March 4, 1873 - March 3, 1875
Richard H. Whiting Republican March 4, 1875 - March 3, 1877
Thomas A. Boyd Republican March 4, 1877 - March 3, 1881
John H. Lewis Republican March 4, 1881 - March 3, 1883
Lewis E. Payson Republican March 4, 1883 - March 3, 1891 Redistricted from the 8th district
Herman W. Snow Democratic March 4, 1891 - March 3, 1893
Hamilton K. Wheeler Republican March 4, 1893 - March 3, 1895
Robert R. Hitt Republican March 4, 1895 - March 3, 1903 Redistricted from the 6th district, Redistricted to the 13th district
Henry S. Boutell Republican March 4, 1903 - March 3, 1911 Redistricted from the 6th district
Lynden Evans Democratic March 4, 1911 - March 3, 1913
Frederick A. Britten Republican March 4, 1913 - January 3, 1935
James McAndrews Democratic January 3, 1935 - January 3, 1941
Charles S. Dewey Republican January 3, 1941 - January 3, 1945
Alexander J. Resa Democratic January 3, 1945 - January 3, 1947
Robert Twyman Republican January 3, 1947 - January 3, 1949
Sidney R. Yates Democratic January 3, 1949 - January 3, 1963
Edward R. Finnegan Democratic January 3, 1963 - December 6, 1964 Redistricted from the 12th district, resigned after being appointed Judge of the Circuit Court of Cook County, IL
Vacant December 6, 1964 - January 3, 1865
Sidney R. Yates Democratic January 3, 1965 - January 3, 1999
Jan Schakowsky Democratic January 3, 1999 - Present Incumbent

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