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Ohio's 16th congressional district
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Ohio's 16th congressional district - since January 3, 2013.
Representative
  Anthony Gonzalez
R–Rocky River
Population (2019) 719,744
Median income $68,534
Ethnicity
Cook PVI R+8

Ohio's 16th congressional district is a congressional district in the state of Ohio. The district is represented by Republican Anthony Gonzalez since 2019. The district includes the counties of Stark, Medina, and Ashland. The district is just outside of Cleveland, Ohio. The 16th district has only been represented by a Democrat one time since 1973.

Election history

United States House of Representatives elections, 2010
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Jim Renacci 112,902 52.1
Democrat John Boccieri (incumbent) 89,008 41.1
Libertarian Jeffery Blevins 14,342 6.6
Independent Robert Ross 128 0
Total votes 216,380 '
Turnout  
Republican gain from Democrat
Ohio's 16th congressional district, 2012
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Jim Renacci (incumbent) 185,165 52.0
Democrat Betty Sutton (incumbent) 170,600 48.0
Total votes 355,765 100.0
Republican hold
Ohio's 16th congressional district, 2014
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Jim Renacci (incumbent) 132,176 63.7
Democrat Pete Crossland 75,199 36.3
Total votes 207,375 100.0
Republican hold
Ohio's 16th congressional district, 2016
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Jim Renacci (incumbent) 225,794 65.3
Democrat Keith Mundy 119,830 34.7
Total votes 345,624 100.0
Republican hold
Ohio's 16th congressional district, 2018
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Anthony Gonzalez 170,029 56.7
Democrat Susan Moran Palmer 129,681 43.3
Total votes 299,710 100.0
Republican hold

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