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West Orange is split between the 10th and 11th Congressional Districts and is part of New Jersey's 27th state legislative district.Prior to the 2010 Census, West Orange had been part of the 8,10th Congressional District, a change made by the New Jersey Redistricting Commission that took effect in January 2013, based on the results of the November 2012 general elections. In the redistricting that took effect in 2013, 18,122 residents in the eastern third of the township were placed in the 10th district, while 28,085 residents in the western portion of the township were placed in the 11th District.

New Jersey's Tenth Congressional District is represented by Donald Payne, Jr. (D, Newark). New Jersey's Eleventh Congressional District is represented by Rodney Frelinghuysen (R, Harding Township). New Jersey is represented in the United States Senate by Cory Booker (D, Newark) and Bob Menendez (D, Hoboken).

The 27th Legislative District of the New Jersey Legislature is represented in the State Senate by Richard Codey (D, Roseland) and in the General Assembly by Mila Jasey (D, South Orange) and John F. McKeon (D, West Orange). The Governor of New Jersey is Chris Christie (R, Mendham Township). The Lieutenant Governor of New Jersey is Kim Guadagno (R, Monmouth Beach).

West Orange is represented on the Essex County Board of Chosen Freeholders by Freeholders Leonard M. Luciano (District 4), Patricia Sebold (At-Large), Rufus I. Johnson (At-Large), Gerald W. Owens (At-Large) and Freeholder Blonnie R. Watson (At-Large).  Essex County Board of Chosen Freeholders