California's 53rd State Assembly district

California's 53rd State Assembly district is one of 80 California State Assembly districts. It is currently represented by Democrat Miguel Santiago of Los Angeles.

California's 53rd State Assembly district
Map of the district
Current assemblymember
  Miguel Santiago
DLos Angeles
Population (2010)
 • Voting age
 • Citizen voting age
463,916
354,298
164,102
Demographics
Registered voters181,140
Registration58.52% Democratic
8.50% Republican
28.62% No party preference

District profileEdit

The district encompasses the heart of Los Angeles, including Downtown and parts of the Eastside. The district is heavily urban and Latino.

Election results from statewide racesEdit

Year Office Results
2018 Governor Newsom 84.6 – 15.4%
Senator Feinstein 53.9 – 46.1%
2016 President Clinton 84.8 – 9.6%
Senator Harris 52.7 – 47.3%
2014 Governor Brown 85.2 – 14.8%
2012 President Obama 84.6 – 12.6%
Senator Feinstein 86.0 – 14.0%

Election resultsEdit

2018Edit

California State Assembly election, 2018
Primary election
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Miguel Santiago (incumbent) 24,134 69.0
Democratic Kevin Hee Young Jang 5,779 16.5
Libertarian Michael A. Lewis 2,710 7.7
Democratic Rae Elisabeth Henry 2,367 6.8
Total votes 34,990 100.0
General election
Democratic Miguel Santiago (incumbent) 57,388 71.4
Democratic Kevin Hee Young Jang 23,002 28.6
Total votes 80,390 100.0
Democratic hold

2016Edit

California State Assembly election, 2016
Primary election
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Miguel Santiago (incumbent) 22,254 45.1
Democratic Sandra Mendoza 20,388 41.3
Democratic Kevin H. Jang 6,688 13.6
Total votes 49,330 100.0
General election
Democratic Miguel Santiago (incumbent) 50,958 58.2
Democratic Sandra Mendoza 36,583 41.8
Total votes 87,541 100.0
Democratic hold

2014Edit

California State Assembly election, 2014
Primary election
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Miguel Santiago 9,387 56.1
Democratic Sandra Mendoza 3,953 23.6
Democratic Michelle "Hope" Walker 1,964 11.7
Democratic Michael "Mike" Aldapa 1,423 8.5
Total votes 16,727 100.0
General election
Democratic Miguel Santiago 20,472 63.5
Democratic Sandra Mendoza 11,735 36.5
Total votes 32,207 100.0
Democratic hold

2012Edit

California State Assembly election, 2012
Primary election
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic John Pérez (incumbent) 10,051 58.5
Republican Jose Trinidad Aguilar 2,889 16.8
Democratic Michael "Mike" Aldapa 2,494 14.5
Democratic Roger A. Young 1,738 10.1
Total votes 17,172 100.0
General election
Democratic John Pérez (incumbent) 61,651 82.8
Republican Jose Trinidad Aguilar 12,803 17.2
Total votes 74,454 100.0
Democratic hold

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