The Massachusetts Sixth District is in the northeastern part of the state, encompassing most of Essex County, including the North Shore and Cape Ann.
The following cities and towns make up the Sixth District:
In Essex County:
Amesbury, Beverly, Boxford, Danvers, Essex, Georgetown, Gloucester, Groveland, Hamilton, Ipswich, Lynn, Lynnfield, Manchester, Marblehead, Merrimac, Middleton, Nahant, Newbury, Newburyport, North Andover, Peabody, Rockport, Rowley, Salem, Salisbury, Saugus, Swampscott, Topsfield, Wenham, and West Newbury.
After this year’s redistricting based on the 2010 Census and the consolidation of Massachusetts from 10 congressional districts to 9, the towns of Billerica and Tewksbury, and parts of Andover, will now call the Sixth District home.