|Alabama's 4th congressional district|
Alabama's 4th congressional district - since January 3, 2013.
|Area||8,524 sq mi (22,080 km2)|
Alabama's 4th congressional district is a U.S. congressional district in Alabama, which elects a representative to the United States House of Representatives. It encompasses the counties of Franklin, Colbert, Marion, Lamar, Fayette, Walker, Winston, Cullman, Lawrence, Marshall, Etowah, and DeKalb. It also includes parts of Jackson, Tuscaloosa, and Cherokee counties, as well as parts of the Decatur Metropolitan Area and the Huntsville-Decatur Combined Statistical Area.
It is currently represented by Republican Robert Aderholt. In the 2016 United States Presidential Election, the district was the only one in the country to give Donald Trump more than 80% of the vote, making it the President's strongest district in the country. Alabama's Fourth Congressional District also had 166 opioid prescriptions per 100 people, the highest rate of any district in the nation according to a study published by Harvard's T.H. Chan School of Public Health.
|Election results from statewide races|
|2016||President||Trump 80 - 18%|
|2012||President||Romney 75 - 24%|
|2008||President||McCain 76 - 22%|
|2004||President||Bush 71 - 28%|
|2000||President||Bush 61 - 37%|
List of members representing the district
|Republican||Robert B. Aderholt*||139,705||87%|
|Libertarian||Tony Hughes McLendon||20,858||13%|
|Republican||Robert B. Aderholt*||191,110||75%|
|Republican||Robert B. Aderholt*||128,484||70%|
|Republican||Robert B. Aderholt*||196,741||75%|
|Democratic||Nicholas B. Sparks||66,077||25%|
|Republican||Robert B. Aderholt*||167,709||100%|
|Republican||Robert B. Aderholt*||175,469||73%|
|Democratic||Daniel H. Boman||64,438||27%|
|Republican||Robert B. Aderholt*||132,831||99%|
Living former Members
As of May 2015[update], there are no former members of the U.S. House of Representatives from Alabama's 4th congressional district that are currently living. The most recent representative to die was Tom Bevill (served 1973-1997) on March 28, 2005.
Historical district boundaries
- CNN coverage of the 2006 election
- CNN coverage of the 2004 election
- CNN coverage of the 2002 election
- CNN coverage of the 2000 election
- "Partisan Voting Index – Districts of the 115th Congress" (PDF). The Cook Political Report. April 7, 2017. Retrieved April 7, 2017.
- 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