California's 21st State Senate district

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California's 21st State Senate district
Map of the district
Current senator Vacant
Registration 38.01% Democratic
Demographics 39.99% White
11.73% Black
40.73% Latino
5.47% Asian
0.81% Native American
0.29% Hawaiian/Pacific Islander
0.33% other
0.65% remainder of multiracial
Population (2010)
 • Voting age
 • Citizen voting age
930,282
649,719
507,189
Registered voters 446,760

California's 21st State Senate district is one of 40 California State Senate districts. It is vacant following the resignation of Steve Knight who now represents California's 25th congressional district in the United States House of Representatives.

District profile[edit]

The district encompasses northern Los Angeles County and parts of the High Desert. It includes the Antelope Valley, Victor Valley, and most of the Santa Clarita Valley.

Election results from statewide races[edit]

Year Office Results
2012 President Romney 49.9 – 47.5%
Senator Emken 51.1 – 48.9%

Election results[edit]

2015 (special)[edit]

California's 21st State Senate district special election, 2015
Vacancy resulting from the resignation of Steve Knight
Primary election
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Sharon Runner  %
Totals ' %
Republican hold

2012[edit]

California State Senate election, 2012
Primary election
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Steve Knight 61,245 69.0%
Democratic Star Moffatt 27,545 31.0%
Totals 88,790 100.0%
General election
Republican Steve Knight 153,412 57.6%
Democratic Star Moffatt 112,780 42.4%
Totals 266,192 100.0%
Republican hold

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