California's 18th congressional district

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California's 18th congressional district
California's 18th congressional district - since January 3, 2013.
California's 18th congressional district - since January 3, 2013.
Current Representative Anna Eshoo (DAtherton)
Ethnicity 57.9% White, 1.9% Black, 19.1% Asian, 17.1% Hispanic, 4.0[1]% other
Cook PVI D+18

California's 18th congressional district is a congressional district located in the U.S. state of California. The district from 2003 to 2013 was located in the northern San Joaquin Valley and included the cities of Modesto, parts of Stockton, Ceres, Atwater, Merced and Los Banos. It ran from San Joaquin County south to Stanislaus, Merced, Madera and Fresno counties.

The district is currently represented by Democrat Anna Eshoo, and is now centered on the San Francisco Bay Area including San Jose, Palo Alto, Redwood City, Mountain View, and Los Gatos, as well as much of the Santa Cruz Mountains down to the Pacific Ocean.

Voting[edit]

Election results from statewide races
Year Office Results
2010 Governor[2] Brown 52.3 - 40.9%
Senator[3] Boxer 47.9 - 44.5%
2008 President[4] Obama 59.2 - 38.3%
2006 Governor[5] Schwarzenegger 55.7 - 39.7%
Senator[6] Feinstein 58.6 - 36.2%
2004 President[7] Bush 49.6 - 49.3%
Senator[8] Boxer 56.5 - 39.2%
2003 Recall[9][10] Yes 57.9 - 42.1%
Schwarzenegger 44.1 - 33.4%
2002 Governor[11] Davis 50.5 - 40.2%
2000 President[12] Bush 52.6 - 43.9%
Senator[13] Feinstein 49.0 - 43.6%
1998 Governor
Senator
1996 President
1994 Governor
Senator
1992 President Clinton 40.9 - 37.3%
Senator Herschensohn 46.6 - 43.1%
Senator Feinstein 49.0 - 42.6%

List of representatives[edit]

Representative Party Dates Electoral history Area represented
District created March 4, 1933
No image.svg John H. Burke Democratic March 4, 1933 –
January 3, 1935
Retired Los Angeles County
No image.svg Byron N. Scott Democratic January 3, 1935 –
January 3, 1939
Lost re-election
No image.svg Thomas M. Eaton Republican January 3, 1939 –
September 16, 1939
Died
Vacant September 16, 1939 –
January 3, 1941
No image.svg William Ward Johnson Republican January 3, 1941 –
January 3, 1945
Lost re-election
ClydeDoyle.jpg Clyde Doyle Democratic January 3, 1945 –
January 3, 1947
Lost re-election
Willis W. Bradley cropped.jpg Willis W. Bradley Republican January 3, 1947 –
January 3, 1949
Lost re-election
ClydeDoyle.jpg Clyde Doyle Democratic January 3, 1949 –
January 3, 1953
Redistricted to the 23rd district
Craig Hosmer.jpeg Craig Hosmer Republican January 3, 1953 –
January 3, 1963
Redistricted to the 32nd district
No image.svg Harlan Hagen Democratic January 3, 1963 –
January 3, 1967
Redistricted from the 14th district Kern County,
Kings County,
Tulare County
Bob Mathias Congress.jpg Bob Mathias Republican January 3, 1967 –
January 3, 1973
Kern County,
Tulare County
January 3, 1973 –
January 3, 1975
Lost re-election Amador County,
Calaveras County,
Inyo County,
Kern County (sliver in north),
Madera County,
Mariposa County,
Tulare County,
Tulare County,
Tuolumne County
William Ketchum.png William M. Ketchum Republican January 3, 1975 –
June 24, 1978
Redistricted from the 36th district
Died
Inyo County,
Kern County,
northern Los Angeles County,
Tulare County
Vacant June 24, 1978 –
January 3, 1979
Bill Thomas, official photo portrait color.jpg Bill Thomas Republican January 3, 1979 –
January 3, 1983
Redistricted to the 20th district
Richard H Lehman.png Richard Lehman Democratic January 3, 1983 –
January 3, 1993
Redistricted to the 19th district Calaveras County,
Fresno County (Fresno County city), Madera County,
Mono County,
eastern San Joaquin County,
Tuolumne County
GaryCondit.jpg Gary Condit Democratic January 3, 1993 –
January 3, 2003
Redistricted from the 15th district
Lost re-nomination
Northwestern Fresno County,
western Madera County,
Merced County,
southwestern San Joaquin County,
Stanislaus County
Rep Dennis Cardoza.jpg Dennis Cardoza Democratic January 3, 2003 –
August 14, 2012
Resigned to become a Lobbyist Small part of western Fresno County,
Merced County,
San Joaquin County (Stockton),
western Stanislaus County
Vacant August 14, 2012 –
January 3, 2013
Rep Anna Eshoo.jpg Anna Eshoo Democratic January 3, 2013 –
Redistricted from the 14th district San Francisco Bay Area including Palo Alto,
Redwood City,
Mountain View,
Saratoga,
Campbell,
Los Gatos as well as much of the Santa Cruz Mountains down to the Pacific Ocean

Election results[edit]

19321934193619381940194219441946194819501952195419561958196019621964196619681970197219741976197819801982198419861988199019921994199619982000200220042006200820102012

1932[edit]

United States House of Representatives elections, 1932[14]
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic John H. Burke 48,179 53.3%
Republican Robert Henderson 33,817 37.4%
Independent William E. Hinshaw 8,399 9.3%
Totals 90,395 100.0%
Voter turnout  %
Democratic win (new seat)

1934[edit]

United States House of Representatives elections, 1934[15]
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Byron N. Scott 52,377 56.3%
Republican William Brayton 40,179 43.2%
Communist Clyde Champion 507 0.5%
Totals 93,063 100.0%
Voter turnout  %
Democratic hold

1936[edit]

United States House of Representatives elections, 1936[16]
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Byron N. Scott (incumbent) 61,415 59%
Republican James F. Collins 72,748 41%
Totals 134,163 100%
Voter turnout  %
Democratic hold

1938[edit]

United States House of Representatives elections, 1938[17]
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Thomas M. Eaton 52,216 48.6%
Democratic Byron N. Scott (incumbent) 51,874 48.3%
Progressive Solomon Carr 3,384 3.1%
Totals 107,474 100.0%
Voter turnout  %
Republican gain from Democratic

1940[edit]

United States House of Representatives elections, 1940[18]
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican William Ward Johnson (inc.) 73,932 54.4%
Democratic Byron N. Scott 60,764 44.7%
Communist George R. Ashby 1,355 0.9%
Totals 136,051 100.0%
Voter turnout  %
Republican hold

1942[edit]

United States House of Representatives elections, 1942[19]
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican William Ward Johnson (inc.) 53,136 56.8%
Democratic Francis H. Gentry 40,339 43.2%
Totals 93,475 100.0%
Voter turnout  %
Republican hold

1944[edit]

United States House of Representatives elections, 1944[20]
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Clyde Doyle 95,090 55.7%
Republican William Ward Johnson (inc.) 75,749 44.3%
Totals 170,839 100.0%
Voter turnout  %
Democratic gain from Republican

1946[edit]

United States House of Representatives elections, 1946[21]
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Willis W. Bradley 67,363 52.8%
Democratic Clyde Doyle (incumbent) 60,218 47.2%
Totals 127,581 100.0%
Voter turnout  %
Republican gain from Democratic

1948[edit]

United States House of Representatives elections, 1948[22]
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Clyde Doyle 105,687 51.1%
Republican Willis W. Bradley (incumbent) 92,721 44.9%
Progressive Stanley Moffatt 8,232 4.0%
Totals 206,640 100.0%
Voter turnout  %
Democratic gain from Republican

1950[edit]

United States House of Representatives elections, 1950[23]
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Clyde Doyle (incumbent) 97,177 50.5%
Republican Craig Hosmer 95,308 49.5%
Totals 192,485 100.0%
Voter turnout  %
Democratic hold

1952[edit]

United States House of Representatives elections, 1952[24]
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Craig Hosmer 90,438 55.5%
Democratic Joseph M. Kennick 72,457 44.5%
Totals 162,895 100.0%
Voter turnout  %
Republican win (new seat)

1954[edit]

United States House of Representatives elections, 1954[25]
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Craig Hosmer (incumbent) 71,731 55%
Democratic Joseph M. Kennick 58,647 45%
Totals 130,378 100%
Voter turnout  %
Republican hold

1956[edit]

United States House of Representatives elections, 1956[26]
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Craig Hosmer (incumbent) 103,108 59.3%
Democratic Raymond C. "Ray" Simpson 70,911 40.7%
Totals 174,019 100.0%
Voter turnout  %
Republican hold

1958[edit]

United States House of Representatives elections, 1958[27]
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Craig Hosmer (incumbent) 95,682 60%
Democratic Harry S. May 63,684 40%
Totals 159,366 100%
Voter turnout  %
Republican hold

1960[edit]

United States House of Representatives elections, 1960[28]
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Craig Hosmer (incumbent) 129,851 70%
Democratic D. Patrick Ahern 55,735 30%
Totals 185,586 100%
Voter turnout  %
Republican hold

1962[edit]

United States House of Representatives elections, 1962[29]
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Harlan Hagen (incumbent) 91,684 58.9%
Republican G. Ray Arnett 64,037 41.1%
Totals 155,721 100.0%
Voter turnout  %
Democratic hold

1964[edit]

United States House of Representatives elections, 1964[30]
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Harlan Hagen (incumbent) 121,304 66.7%
Republican James E. Williams, Jr. 60,523 33.3%
Totals 181,827 100.0%
Voter turnout  %
Democratic hold

1966[edit]

United States House of Representatives elections, 1966[31]
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Bob Mathias 96,699 55.9%
Democratic Harlan Hagen (incumbent) 76,346 44.1%
Totals 173,045 100.0%
Voter turnout  %
Republican gain from Democratic

1968[edit]

United States House of Representatives elections, 1968[32]
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Bob Mathias (incumbent) 100,008 65.2%
Democratic Harlan Hagen 51,274 33.4%
American Independent Edward Calvin Williams 2,186 1.4%
Totals 153,468 100.0%
Voter turnout  %
Republican hold

1970[edit]

United States House of Representatives elections, 1970[33]
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Bob Mathias (incumbent) 86,071 63.2%
Democratic Milton Spartacus Miller 48,415 33.4%
American Independent Nora E. Hensley 1,709 3.4%
Totals 136,195 100.0%
Voter turnout  %
Republican hold

1972[edit]

United States House of Representatives elections, 1972[34]
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Bob Mathias (incumbent) 109,993 66.5%
Democratic Vincent J. Lavery 55,484 33.5%
Totals 165,477 100.0%
Voter turnout  %
Republican hold

1974[edit]

United States House of Representatives elections, 1974[35]
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican William M. Ketchum (inc.) 66,603 52.7%
Democratic George A. Seielstad 59,931 47.3%
Totals 126,534 100.0%
Voter turnout  %
Republican hold

1976[edit]

United States House of Representatives elections, 1976[36]
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican William M. Ketchum (inc.) 101,658 64.2%
Democratic Dean Close 56,683 35.8%
Totals 158,341 100.0%
Voter turnout  %
Republican hold

1978[edit]

United States House of Representatives elections, 1978[37]
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Bill Thomas 85,663 59.3%
Democratic Bob Sogge 58,900 40.7%
Totals 144,563 100.0%
Voter turnout  %
Republican hold

1980[edit]

United States House of Representatives elections, 1980[38]
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Bill Thomas (incumbent) 126,046 71%
Democratic Mary Pat Timmermans 51,415 29%
Totals 177,461 100%
Voter turnout  %
Republican hold

1982[edit]

United States House of Representatives elections, 1982[39]
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Richard H. Lehman 92,762 59.5%
Republican Adrian C. Fondse 59,664 38.3%
Libertarian Marshall William Fritz 3,501 2.2%
Totals 155,927 100.0%
Voter turnout  %
Democratic win (new seat)

1984[edit]

United States House of Representatives elections, 1984[40]
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Richard H. Lehman (inc.) 128,186 67.3%
Republican Dale L. Ewen 62,339 32.7%
Totals 190,525 100.0%
Voter turnout  %
Democratic hold

1986[edit]

United States House of Representatives elections, 1986[41]
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Richard H. Lehman (inc.) 101,480 71.3%
Republican David C. Crevelt 40,907 28.7%
Totals 142,387 100.0%
Voter turnout  %
Democratic hold

1988[edit]

United States House of Representatives elections, 1988[42]
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Richard H. Lehman (inc.) 125,715 69.9%
Republican David A. Linn 54,034 30.1%
Totals 179,749 100.0%
Voter turnout  %
Democratic hold

1990[edit]

United States House of Representatives elections, 1990[43]
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Richard H. Lehman (inc.) 98,804 100.0%
Voter turnout  %
Democratic hold

1992[edit]

United States House of Representatives elections, 1992[44]
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Gary Condit (incumbent) 139,704 84.7%
Libertarian Kim R. Almstrom 25,307 15.3%
Totals 165,011 100.0%
Voter turnout  %
Democratic hold

1994[edit]

United States House of Representatives elections, 1994[45]
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Gary Condit (incumbent) 91,106 65.52%
Republican Tom Carter 44,046 31.68%
Libertarian James B. Morzella 3,902 2.81%
Totals 139,054 100.0%
Voter turnout  %
Democratic hold

1996[edit]

United States House of Representatives elections, 1996[46]
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Gary Condit (incumbent) 108,827 65.8%%
Republican Bill Conrad 52,695 31.8%%
Libertarian James Morzella 2,233 1.3%%
Natural Law Page Riskin 1,831 1.1%%
Totals 165,586 100.0%%
Voter turnout  %
Democratic hold

1998[edit]

United States House of Representatives elections, 1998[47]
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Gary Condit (incumbent) 118,842 86.79%%
Libertarian Linda M. Degroat 18,089 13.21%%
Totals 136,931 100.0%%
Voter turnout  %
Democratic hold

2000[edit]

United States House of Representatives elections, 2000[48]
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Gary Condit (incumbent) 118,842 67.2%%
Republican Steve R. Wilson 56,465 31.3%%
Natural Law Page Roth Riskin 2,860 1.5%%
Totals 178,167 100.0%%
Voter turnout  %
Democratic hold

2002[edit]

United States House of Representatives elections, 2002[49]
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Dennis Cardoza 56,181 51.3%
Republican Dick Monteith 47,528 43.4%
American Independent Kevin H. Cripe 3,641 3.3%
Libertarian Linda De Groat 2,194 2.0%
No party Donna Crowder (write-in) 49 0.0%
Voter turnout  %
Democratic hold

2004[edit]

United States House of Representatives elections, 2004[50]
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Dennis Cardoza (incumbent) 103,732 67.5%
Republican Charles F. Pringle, Sr. 49,973 32.5%
Totals 153,705 100.0%
Voter turnout  %
Democratic hold

2006[edit]

United States House of Representatives elections, 2006[51]
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Dennis Cardoza (incumbent) 71,182 65.5%
Republican John A. Kanno 37,531 34.5%
Totals 108,713 100.0%
Voter turnout  %
Democratic hold

2008[edit]

United States House of Representatives elections, 2008[52]
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Dennis Cardoza (incumbent) 130,192 100.0%
Totals 130,192 100.0%
Voter turnout  %
Democratic hold

2010[edit]

United States House of Representatives elections, 2010[53]
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Dennis Cardoza (incumbent) 72,853 58.48%
Republican Michael Clare Berryhill, Sr. 51,716 41.52%
Totals 124,569 100.00%
Voter turnout  %
Democratic hold

2012[edit]

United States House of Representatives elections, 2012[54]
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Anna Eshoo (incumbent) 212,831 70.5%
Republican Dave Chapman 89,103 29.5%
Totals 301,934 100.0%
Democratic hold

Historical district boundaries[edit]

2003 - 2013

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ http://www.latimes.com/la-redistricting-map-july-2011,0,5339409.htmlstory#39.71057374407184,-118.14590136718749,5,usCongress,,,current
  2. ^ Statement of Vote (2010 Governor)
  3. ^ Statement of Vote (2010 Senator)
  4. ^ (2008 President)
  5. ^ Statement of Vote (2006 Governor)
  6. ^ Statement of Vote (2006 Senator)
  7. ^ Statement of Vote (2004 President)
  8. ^ Statement of Vote (2004 Senator)
  9. ^ Statement of Vote (2003 Recall Question)
  10. ^ Statement of Vote (2003 Governor)
  11. ^ Statement of Vote (2002 Governor)
  12. ^ Statement of Vote (2000 President)
  13. ^ Statement of Vote (2000 Senator)
  14. ^ 1932 election results
  15. ^ 1934 election results
  16. ^ 1936 election results
  17. ^ 1938 election results
  18. ^ 1940 election results
  19. ^ 1942 election results
  20. ^ 1944 election results
  21. ^ 1946 election results
  22. ^ 1948 election results
  23. ^ 1950 election results
  24. ^ 1952 election results
  25. ^ 1954 election results
  26. ^ 1956 election results
  27. ^ 1958 election results
  28. ^ 1960 election results
  29. ^ 1962 election results
  30. ^ 1964 election results
  31. ^ 1966 election results
  32. ^ 1968 election results
  33. ^ 1970 election results
  34. ^ 1972 election results
  35. ^ 1974 election results
  36. ^ 1976 election results
  37. ^ 1978 election results
  38. ^ 1980 election results
  39. ^ 1982 election results
  40. ^ 1984 election results
  41. ^ 1986 election results
  42. ^ 1988 election results
  43. ^ 1990 election results
  44. ^ 1992 election results
  45. ^ 1994 election results
  46. ^ 1996 election results
  47. ^ 1998 election results
  48. ^ 2000 election results
  49. ^ 2002 general election results
  50. ^ 2004 general election results
  51. ^ 2006 general election results
  52. ^ 2008 general election results
  53. ^ 2010 general election results
  54. ^ 2012 general election results

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 37°12′N 121°00′W / 37.2°N 121°W / 37.2; -121