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Indiana's 6th congressional district
The 6th congressional district of Indiana
The 6th congressional district of Indiana
Current Representative Mike Pence (R)
Area 5,550.4 mi² (14,375.54 km²)
Population (2000) 675,669
Median income $39,002
Ethnicity 94% White, 3.8% Black, 0.5% Asian, 1.3% Hispanic, 0.2% Native American, 0.5% other
Cook PVI R+10

Indiana's 6th congressional district takes in a large portion of eastern Indiana, including Muncie, Anderson , and Richmond, as well as suburbs of Fort Wayne and Cincinnati. The district voted 64%-35% for George W. Bush in 2004 and is represented by Republican Mike Pence.

List of representatives

Representative Party Years District home Notes
District created March 4, 1833
George L. Kinnard Jacksonian March 4, 1833 - November 26, 1836 Died
Vacant November 26, 1836 - January 25, 1837
William Herod Anti-Jacksonian January 25, 1837 - March 3, 1837
Whig March 4, 1837 - March 3, 1839
William W. Wick Democratic March 4, 1839 - March 3, 1841
David Wallace Whig March 4, 1841 - March 3, 1843
John W. Davis Democratic March 4, 1843 - March 3, 1847 Speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives from 1845-1847
George G. Dunn Whig March 4, 1847 - March 3, 1849
Willis A. Gorman Democratic March 4, 1849 - March 3, 1853
Thomas A. Hendricks Democratic March 4, 1853 - March 3, 1855 Redistricted from the 5th district
Lucien Barbour Opposition March 4, 1855 - March 3, 1857
James M. Gregg Democratic March 4, 1857 - March 3, 1859
Albert G. Porter Republican March 4, 1859 - March 3, 1863
Ebenezer Dumont Republican March 4, 1863 - March 3, 1867
John Coburn Republican March 4, 1867 - March 3, 1869 Redistricted to the 5th district
Daniel W. Voorhees Democratic March 4, 1869 - March 3, 1873
Morton C. Hunter Republican March 4, 1873 - March 3, 1875 Redistricted to the 8th district
Milton S. Robinson Republican March 4, 1875 - March 3, 1879
William R. Myers Democratic March 4, 1879 - March 3, 1881
Thomas M. Browne Republican March 4, 1881 - March 3, 1891 Redistricted from the 5th district
Henry U. Johnson Republican March 4, 1891 - March 3, 1899
James E. Watson Republican March 4, 1899 - March 3, 1909
William O. Barnard Republican March 4, 1909 - March 3, 1911
Finly H. Gray Democratic March 4, 1911 - March 3, 1917
Daniel W. Comstock Republican March 4, 1917 - May 19, 1917 Died
Vacant May 19, 1917 - June 29, 1917
Richard N. Elliott Republican June 29, 1917 - March 3, 1931
William Larrabee Democratic March 4, 1931 - March 3, 1933 Redistricted to the 11th district
Virginia E. Jenckes Democratic March 4, 1933 - January 3, 1939
Noble J. Johnson Republican January 3, 1939 - July 1, 1948 Resigned after being appointed judge of the US Court of Customs and Patent Appeals
Vacant July 1, 1948 - January 3, 1949
Cecil M. Harden Republican January 3, 1949 - January 3, 1959
Fred Wampler Democratic January 3, 1959 - January 3, 1961
Richard L. Roudebush Republican January 3, 1961 - January 3, 1967 Redistricted to the 10th district
William G. Bray Republican January 3, 1967 - January 3, 1975 Redistricted from the 7th district
David W. Evans Democratic January 3, 1975 - January 3, 1983
Dan Burton Republican January 3, 1983 - January 3, 2003 Redistricted to the 5th district
Mike Pence Republican January 3, 2003 - Present Redistricted from the 2nd district, Incumbent

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