A congressional district is an electoral constituency that elects a single member of a congress. Countries with congressional districts include the United States and the Philippines. A constituency is any cohesive corporate unit or body bound by shared structures, goals or loyalty. ... Look up Congress in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. ...
There are 435 congressional districts in the United States House of Representatives, with each one representing approximately 600,000 people. The Census Bureau within the United States Department of Commerce conducts a decennial census whose figures are used to determine the number of congressional districts within each state. Seal of the House of Representatives The United States House of Representatives (or simply the House) is one of the two chambers of the United States Congress, the other being the Senate. ... The United States Census Bureau (officially Bureau of the Census) is a part of the United States Department of Commerce. ... The United States Department of Commerce is a Cabinet department of the United States government concerned with promoting economic growth. ... An anniversary is a day that commemorates an event that occurred on the same day of the year some time in the past. ...
Categories: Articles with sections needing expansion | Legislature stubs | United States Congress stubs | Philippines stubs | Legislatures | Country subdivisions Congressional districts for representation in the United States House of Representatives are determined after each census. ... Type Lower house Houses House of Representatives House Speaker Jose De Venecia, Jr. ...
These maps of the individual districts cover half of an 8.5- by 11-inch paper when printed.
Designed for easy reference, they show the CongressionalDistrict overlaid on top of State and county boundaries along with interstate and US highways, selected streams and waterbodies, and major cities.
CongressionalDistricts of the United States - 110th Congress
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