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|Illinois's 6th congressional district|
Illinois's 6th congressional district since January 3, 2013
|Area||379 sq mi (980 km2)|
|Population (2011 est.)||712,712|
The 6th congressional district of Illinois covers parts of Cook, DuPage, Lake, Kane and McHenry counties, as of the 2011 redistricting which followed the 2010 census. All or parts of Algonquin, Barrington, Barrington Hills, Bartlett, Burr Ridge, Carol Stream, Carpentersville, Cary, Clarendon Hills, Crystal Lake, Darien, Deer Park, Downers Grove, Elgin, East Dundee, Forest Lake, Fox River Grove, Gilberts, Glen Ellyn, Hawthorn Woods, Hinsdale, Hoffman Estates, Inverness, Kildeer, Lake Barrington, Lake in the Hills, Lake Zurich, Lakewood, Lisle, Lombard, Long Grove, Naperville, North Barrington, Oak Brook, Oakbrook Terrace, Oakwood Hills, Palatine, Port Barrington, Rolling Meadows, Sleepy Hollow, South Barrington, South Elgin, St. Charles, Tower Lakes, Trout Valley, Warrenville, Wayne, West Chicago, West Dundee, Westmont, Wheaton, Willowbrook and Winfield are included.
|Republican||Peter Roskam (incumbent)||146,445||46.4|
|Democratic gain from Republican|
Election results from recent presidential races
|Election results from presidential races|
|2000||President||Bush 53 - 44%|
|2004||President||Bush 53 - 46%|
|2008||President||Obama 51 - 48%|
|2012||President||Romney 53 - 45%|
|2016||President||Clinton 50 - 43%|
List of members representing the district
Historical district boundaries
- Illinois's congressional districts
- Illinois' 6th congressional district election, 2006
- List of United States congressional districts
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