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Michigan's 14th congressional district
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Current Representative John Conyers (D)
Population (2000) 662,563
Median income $52,510
Ethnicity 33.0% White, 61.4% Black, 1.2% Asian, 1.8% Hispanic, 0.3% Native American, 1.5% other
Cook PVI D+34

Michigan's 14th congressional district is a congressional district in Wayne County, Michigan, encompassing the northwest side of Detroit, the suburbs located immediately west of the city, the Downriver suburbs adjacent to the Detroit River and the enclaves of Highland Park and Hamtramck. It has been represented by John Conyers since 1965. Prior to 1993, the area was part of Michigan's 1st congressional district.

The 14th district boundaries for the 106th Congress, prior to redistricting in 2002


Major cities

List of representatives

Representative Party Years Congress Notes
District created March 4, 1933
Carl M. Weideman Democratic March 4, 1933 - January 3, 1935 73rd
Louis C. Rabaut Democratic January 3, 1935 - January 3, 1947 74th-79th
Harold F. Youngblood Republican January 3, 1947 - January 3, 1949 80th
Louis C. Rabaut [1] Democratic January 3, 1949 - November 12, 1961 81st-87th Died
Vacant November 12, 1961 –
February 13, 1961
Harold M. Ryan Democratic February 13, 1961 - January 3, 1965 87th-88th
Lucien N. Nedzi [2] Democratic January 3, 1965 - January 3, 1981 89th-96th Redistricted from the 1st district
Dennis Hertel Democratic January 3, 1981 - January 3, 1993 97th-102nd
John Conyers [3] Democratic January 3, 1993 - Present 103rd-present Redistricted from the 1st district, Incumbent


  1. ^ Louis C. Rabaut died November 12, 1961; Harold M. Ryan was elected by special election to fill the vacancy, assuming office on February 13, 1962.
  2. ^ Lucien N. Nedzi previously represented the 1st district
  3. ^ John Conyers previously represented the 1st district before boundaries were redrawn.

District boundaries were redrawn in 1993, and 2003 due to reapportionment following the censuses of 1990 and 2000.




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