List of current United States Senators by age

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This is a list of current U.S. Senators sorted by age. The United States Constitution requires Senators to be at least 30 years of age. Age does not determine seniority in the Senate.

As of August 28, 2014, 5 senators are in their 80s, 19 are in their 70s, 36 are in their 60s, 29 are in their 50s, and 11 are in their 40s.

Rank
by age
Senator
State
Date of birth
Date of
taking office
Age at
taking office
Length of Senate
term to date
Current age
Party
1Feinstein, DianneDianne FeinsteinCaliforniaJune 22, 1933November 10, 199259 years, 141 days21 years, 291 days81 years, 67 daysDemocratic
2Grassley, ChuckChuck GrassleyIowaSeptember 17, 1933January 3, 198147 years, 108 days33 years, 237 days80 years, 345 daysRepublican
3Hatch, OrrinOrrin HatchUtahMarch 22, 1934January 3, 197742 years, 287 days37 years, 237 days80 years, 159 daysRepublican
4Shelby, RichardRichard ShelbyAlabamaMay 6, 1934January 3, 198752 years, 242 days27 years, 237 days80 years, 114 daysRepublican
5Levin, CarlCarl LevinMichiganJune 28, 1934January 3, 197944 years, 189 days35 years, 237 days80 years, 61 daysDemocratic
6Inhofe, JimJim InhofeOklahomaNovember 17, 1934November 17, 199460 years, 0 days19 years, 284 days79 years, 284 daysRepublican
7Roberts, PatPat RobertsKansasApril 20, 1936January 3, 199760 years, 258 days17 years, 237 days78 years, 130 daysRepublican
8Mikulski, BarbaraBarbara MikulskiMarylandJuly 20, 1936January 3, 198750 years, 167 days27 years, 237 days78 years, 39 daysDemocratic
9McCain, JohnJohn McCainArizonaAugust 29, 1936January 3, 198750 years, 127 days27 years, 237 days77 years, 364 daysRepublican
10Rockefeller, JayJay RockefellerWest VirginiaJune 18, 1937January 15, 198547 years, 211 days29 years, 225 days77 years, 71 daysDemocratic
11Cochran, ThadThad CochranMississippiDecember 7, 1937December 27, 197841 years, 20 days35 years, 244 days76 years, 264 daysRepublican
12Harkin, TomTom HarkinIowaNovember 19, 1939January 3, 198545 years, 45 days29 years, 237 days74 years, 282 daysDemocratic
13Reid, HarryHarry ReidNevadaDecember 2, 1939January 3, 198747 years, 32 days27 years, 237 days74 years, 269 daysDemocratic
14Leahy, PatrickPatrick LeahyVermontMarch 31, 1940January 3, 197534 years, 278 days39 years, 237 days74 years, 150 daysDemocratic
15Alexander, LamarLamar AlexanderTennesseeJuly 3, 1940January 3, 200362 years, 184 days11 years, 237 days74 years, 56 daysRepublican
16Boxer, BarbaraBarbara BoxerCaliforniaNovember 11, 1940January 3, 199352 years, 53 days21 years, 237 days73 years, 290 daysDemocratic
17Sanders, BernieBernie SandersVermontSeptember 8, 1941January 3, 200765 years, 117 days7 years, 237 days72 years, 354 daysIndependent[1]
18McConnell, MitchMitch McConnellKentuckyFebruary 20, 1942January 3, 198542 years, 318 days29 years, 237 days72 years, 189 daysRepublican
19Nelson, BillBill NelsonFloridaSeptember 29, 1942January 3, 200158 years, 96 days13 years, 237 days71 years, 333 daysDemocratic
20Risch, JimJim RischIdahoMay 3, 1943January 3, 200965 years, 245 days5 years, 237 days71 years, 117 daysRepublican
21Coats, DanDan CoatsIndianaMay 16, 1943January 3, 201167 years, 232 days3 years, 237 days71 years, 104 daysRepublican
22Cardin, BenBen CardinMarylandOctober 5, 1943January 3, 200763 years, 90 days7 years, 237 days70 years, 327 daysDemocratic
23Chambliss, SaxbySaxby ChamblissGeorgiaNovember 10, 1943January 3, 200359 years, 54 days11 years, 237 days70 years, 291 daysRepublican
24Enzi, MikeMike EnziWyomingFebruary 1, 1944January 3, 199752 years, 337 days17 years, 237 days70 years, 208 daysRepublican
25King, AngusAngus KingMaineMarch 31, 1944January 3, 201368 years, 278 days1 year, 237 days70 years, 150 daysIndependent[1]
26Durbin, DickDick DurbinIllinoisNovember 21, 1944January 3, 199752 years, 43 days17 years, 237 days69 years, 280 daysDemocratic
27Isakson, JohnnyJohnny IsaksonGeorgiaDecember 28, 1944January 3, 200560 years, 6 days9 years, 237 days69 years, 243 daysRepublican
28Blumenthal, RichardRichard BlumenthalConnecticutFebruary 13, 1946January 3, 201164 years, 324 days3 years, 237 days68 years, 196 daysDemocratic
29Markey, EdEd MarkeyMassachusettsJuly 11, 1946July 16, 201367 years, 5 days1 year, 43 days68 years, 48 daysDemocratic
30Sessions, JeffJeff SessionsAlabamaDecember 24, 1946January 3, 199750 years, 10 days17 years, 237 days67 years, 247 daysRepublican
31Johnson, TimTim JohnsonSouth DakotaDecember 28, 1946January 3, 199750 years, 6 days17 years, 237 days67 years, 243 daysDemocratic
32Carper, TomTom CarperDelawareJanuary 23, 1947January 3, 200153 years, 346 days13 years, 237 days67 years, 217 daysDemocratic
33Shaheen, JeanneJeanne ShaheenNew HampshireJanuary 28, 1947January 3, 200961 years, 341 days5 years, 237 days67 years, 212 daysDemocratic
34Manchin, JoeJoe ManchinWest VirginiaAugust 24, 1947November 15, 201063 years, 83 days3 years, 286 days67 years, 4 daysDemocratic
35Hirono, MazieMazie HironoHawaiiNovember 3, 1947January 3, 201365 years, 61 days1 year, 237 days66 years, 298 daysDemocratic
36Coburn, TomTom CoburnOklahomaMarch 14, 1948January 3, 200556 years, 295 days9 years, 237 days66 years, 167 daysRepublican
37Udall, TomTom UdallNew MexicoMay 18, 1948January 3, 200960 years, 230 days5 years, 237 days66 years, 102 daysDemocratic
38Wyden, RonRon WydenOregonMay 3, 1949February 6, 199646 years, 279 days18 years, 203 days65 years, 117 daysDemocratic
39Warren, ElizabethElizabeth WarrenMassachusettsJune 22, 1949January 3, 201363 years, 195 days1 year, 237 days65 years, 67 daysDemocratic
40Reed, JackJack ReedRhode IslandNovember 12, 1949January 3, 199747 years, 52 days17 years, 237 days64 years, 289 daysDemocratic
41Blunt, RoyRoy BluntMissouriJanuary 10, 1950January 3, 201160 years, 358 days3 years, 237 days64 years, 230 daysRepublican
42Stabenow, DebbieDebbie StabenowMichiganApril 29, 1950January 3, 200150 years, 249 days13 years, 237 days64 years, 121 daysDemocratic
43Johanns, MikeMike JohannsNebraskaJune 18, 1950January 3, 200958 years, 199 days5 years, 237 days64 years, 71 daysRepublican
44Udall, MarkMark UdallColoradoJuly 18, 1950January 3, 200958 years, 169 days5 years, 237 days64 years, 41 daysDemocratic
45Murray, PattyPatty MurrayWashingtonOctober 11, 1950January 3, 199342 years, 84 days21 years, 237 days63 years, 321 daysDemocratic
46Schumer, ChuckChuck SchumerNew YorkNovember 23, 1950January 3, 199948 years, 41 days15 years, 237 days63 years, 278 daysDemocratic
47Boozman, JohnJohn BoozmanArkansasDecember 10, 1950January 3, 201160 years, 24 days3 years, 237 days63 years, 261 daysRepublican
48Fischer, DebDeb FischerNebraskaMarch 1, 1951January 3, 201361 years, 308 days1 year, 237 days63 years, 180 daysRepublican
49Crapo, MikeMike CrapoIdahoMay 20, 1951January 3, 199947 years, 228 days15 years, 237 days63 years, 100 daysRepublican
50Franken, AlAl FrankenMinnesotaMay 21, 1951July 7, 200958 years, 47 days5 years, 52 days63 years, 99 daysDemocratic
51Wicker, RogerRoger WickerMississippiJuly 5, 1951December 31, 200756 years, 179 days6 years, 240 days63 years, 54 daysRepublican
52Cornyn, JohnJohn CornynTexasFebruary 2, 1952December 1, 200250 years, 302 days11 years, 270 days62 years, 207 daysRepublican
53Barrasso, JohnJohn BarrassoWyomingJuly 21, 1952June 25, 200754 years, 339 days7 years, 64 days62 years, 38 daysRepublican
54Corker, BobBob CorkerTennesseeAugust 24, 1952January 3, 200754 years, 132 days7 years, 237 days62 years, 4 daysRepublican
55Brown, SherrodSherrod BrownOhioNovember 9, 1952January 3, 200754 years, 55 days7 years, 237 days61 years, 292 daysDemocratic
56Collins, SusanSusan CollinsMaineDecember 7, 1952January 3, 199744 years, 27 days17 years, 237 days61 years, 264 daysRepublican
57Hagan, KayKay HaganNorth CarolinaMay 26, 1953January 3, 200955 years, 222 days5 years, 237 days61 years, 94 daysDemocratic
58McCaskill, ClaireClaire McCaskillMissouriJuly 24, 1953January 3, 200753 years, 163 days7 years, 237 days61 years, 35 daysDemocratic
59Menendez, BobBob MenendezNew JerseyJanuary 1, 1954January 18, 200652 years, 17 days8 years, 222 days60 years, 239 daysDemocratic
60Moran, JerryJerry MoranKansasMay 29, 1954January 3, 201156 years, 219 days3 years, 237 days60 years, 91 daysRepublican
61Warner, MarkMark WarnerVirginiaDecember 15, 1954January 3, 200954 years, 19 days5 years, 237 days59 years, 256 daysDemocratic
62Johnson, RonRon JohnsonWisconsinApril 8, 1955January 3, 201155 years, 270 days3 years, 237 days59 years, 142 daysRepublican
63Graham, LindseyLindsey GrahamSouth CarolinaJuly 9, 1955January 3, 200347 years, 178 days11 years, 237 days59 years, 50 daysRepublican
64Donnelly, JoeJoe DonnellyIndianaSeptember 29, 1955January 3, 201357 years, 96 days1 year, 237 days58 years, 333 daysDemocratic
65Whitehouse, SheldonSheldon WhitehouseRhode IslandOctober 20, 1955January 3, 200751 years, 75 days7 years, 237 days58 years, 312 daysDemocratic
66Heitkamp, HeidiHeidi HeitkampNorth DakotaOctober 30, 1955January 3, 201357 years, 65 days1 year, 237 days58 years, 302 daysDemocratic
67Landrieu, MaryMary LandrieuLouisianaNovember 23, 1955January 3, 199741 years, 41 days17 years, 237 days58 years, 278 daysDemocratic
68Burr, RichardRichard BurrNorth CarolinaNovember 30, 1955January 3, 200549 years, 34 days9 years, 237 days58 years, 271 daysRepublican
69Portman, RobRob PortmanOhioDecember 19, 1955January 3, 201155 years, 15 days3 years, 237 days58 years, 252 daysRepublican
70Tester, JonJon TesterMontanaAugust 21, 1956January 3, 200750 years, 135 days7 years, 237 days58 years, 7 daysDemocratic
71Merkley, JeffJeff MerkleyOregonOctober 24, 1956January 3, 200952 years, 71 days5 years, 237 days57 years, 308 daysDemocratic
72Hoeven, JohnJohn HoevenNorth DakotaMarch 13, 1957January 3, 201153 years, 296 days3 years, 237 days57 years, 168 daysRepublican
73Murkowski, LisaLisa MurkowskiAlaskaMay 22, 1957December 20, 200245 years, 212 days11 years, 251 days57 years, 98 daysRepublican
74Kaine, TimTim KaineVirginiaFebruary 26, 1958January 3, 201354 years, 312 days1 year, 237 days56 years, 183 daysDemocratic
75Cantwell, MariaMaria CantwellWashingtonOctober 13, 1958January 3, 200142 years, 82 days13 years, 237 days55 years, 319 daysDemocratic
76Kirk, MarkMark KirkIllinoisSeptember 15, 1959November 29, 201051 years, 75 days3 years, 272 days54 years, 347 daysRepublican
77Casey, Jr., BobBob Casey, Jr.PennsylvaniaApril 13, 1960January 3, 200746 years, 265 days7 years, 237 days54 years, 137 daysDemocratic
78Heller, DeanDean HellerNevadaMay 10, 1960May 9, 201150 years, 364 days3 years, 111 days54 years, 110 daysRepublican
79Klobuchar, AmyAmy KlobucharMinnesotaMay 25, 1960January 3, 200746 years, 223 days7 years, 237 days54 years, 95 daysDemocratic
80Walsh, JohnJohn WalshMontanaNovember 3, 1960February 9, 201453 years, 98 days0 years, 200 days53 years, 298 daysDemocratic
81Thune, JohnJohn ThuneSouth DakotaJanuary 7, 1961January 3, 200543 years, 362 days9 years, 237 days53 years, 233 daysRepublican
82Vitter, DavidDavid VitterLouisianaMay 3, 1961January 3, 200543 years, 245 days9 years, 237 days53 years, 117 daysRepublican
83Toomey, PatPat ToomeyPennsylvaniaNovember 17, 1961January 3, 201149 years, 47 days3 years, 237 days52 years, 284 daysRepublican
84Baldwin, TammyTammy BaldwinWisconsinFebruary 11, 1962January 3, 201350 years, 327 days1 year, 237 days52 years, 198 daysDemocratic
85Begich, MarkMark BegichAlaskaMarch 30, 1962January 3, 200946 years, 279 days5 years, 237 days52 years, 151 daysDemocratic
86Flake, JeffJeff FlakeArizonaDecember 31, 1962January 3, 201350 years, 3 days1 year, 237 days51 years, 240 daysRepublican
87Paul, RandRand PaulKentuckyJanuary 7, 1963January 3, 201147 years, 361 days3 years, 237 days51 years, 233 daysRepublican
88Pryor, MarkMark PryorArkansasJanuary 10, 1963January 3, 200339 years, 358 days11 years, 237 days51 years, 230 daysDemocratic
89Coons, ChrisChris CoonsDelawareSeptember 9, 1963November 15, 201047 years, 67 days3 years, 286 days50 years, 353 daysDemocratic
90Bennet, MichaelMichael BennetColoradoNovember 28, 1964January 21, 200944 years, 54 days5 years, 219 days49 years, 273 daysDemocratic
91Scott, TimTim ScottSouth CarolinaSeptember 19, 1965January 2, 201347 years, 105 days1 year, 238 days48 years, 343 daysRepublican
92Gillibrand, KirstenKirsten GillibrandNew YorkDecember 9, 1966January 26, 200942 years, 48 days5 years, 214 days47 years, 262 daysDemocratic
93Ayotte, KellyKelly AyotteNew HampshireJune 27, 1968January 3, 201142 years, 190 days3 years, 237 days46 years, 62 daysRepublican
94Booker, CoryCory BookerNew JerseyApril 27, 1969October 31, 201344 years, 187 days0 years, 301 days45 years, 123 daysDemocratic
95Cruz, TedTed CruzTexasDecember 22, 1970January 3, 201342 years, 12 days1 year, 237 days43 years, 249 daysRepublican
96Rubio, MarcoMarco RubioFloridaMay 28, 1971January 3, 201139 years, 220 days3 years, 237 days43 years, 92 daysRepublican
97Lee, MikeMike LeeUtahJune 4, 1971January 3, 201139 years, 213 days3 years, 237 days43 years, 85 daysRepublican
98Heinrich, MartinMartin HeinrichNew MexicoOctober 17, 1971January 3, 201341 years, 78 days1 year, 237 days42 years, 315 daysDemocratic
99Schatz, BrianBrian SchatzHawaiiOctober 20, 1972December 26, 201240 years, 67 days1 year, 245 days41 years, 312 daysDemocratic
100Murphy, ChrisChris MurphyConnecticutAugust 3, 1973January 3, 201339 years, 153 days1 year, 237 days41 years, 25 daysDemocratic
Rank
by age
SenatorStateDate of birthDate of
taking office
Age at
taking office
Length of Senate
term to date
Current ageParty

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ a b Caucuses with the Democratic Party.