UPDATED Sep. 17, 2021, at 10:46 AM

What Redistricting Looks Like In Every State

An updating tracker of proposed congressional maps — and whether they might benefit Democrats or Republicans in the 2022 midterms and beyond.

Who controls redistricting in New Jersey in 2021?
Neither party fully controls the congressional redistricting process. New maps are drawn and enacted by a bipartisan commission made up of elected officials and citizens.
  • Jan. 18, 2022
    Deadline for final congressional map
 
partisan lean of districts:
Old map
12 districts
majority
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12 districts
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Aug. 6
The New Jersey Supreme Court picked the 13th (tiebreaking) member of the state's Congressional Redistricting Commission after the commissioners failed to reach a consensus themselves.

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The competitiveness and fairness of New Jersey's maps
Median seat
Difference between the partisan lean of the state’s median district and the state as a whole.
Old mapR+3.8
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Efficiency gap
Difference between each party’s share of “wasted votes” — those that don’t contribute to a candidate winning.
Old mapD+6.2
New map
Competitiveness
The number of districts in the state whose partisan leans are between R+5 and D+5.
Old map3/12
New map