California's 48th State Assembly district

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California's 48th State Assembly district
Map of the district
Current assemblymember Roger Hernandez (DWest Covina)
Registration 46.48% Democratic
Demographics 19.40% White
2.66% Black
64.04% Latino
12.86% Asian
0.35% Native American
0.14% Hawaiian/Pacific Islander
0.20% other
0.36% remainder of multiracial
Population (2010)
 • Voting age
 • Citizen voting age
461,346
337,378
255,184
Registered voters 215,617

California's 48th State Assembly district is one of 80 California State Assembly districts. It is currently represented by Democrat Roger Hernandez of West Covina.

District profile[edit]

The district encompasses the eastern San Gabriel Valley, along with several foothill communities. The district is primarily suburban and heavily Latino.

Election results[edit]

2012[edit]

California State Assembly elections, 2012
Primary election
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Joe M. Gardner 15,344 45.6%
Democratic Roger Hernandez (incumbent) 14,625 43.4%
No party preference Mike Meza 3,698 11.0%
Totals 33,667 100.0%
General election
Democratic Roger Hernandez (incumbent) 74,642 59.4%
Republican Joe M. Gardner 50,927 40.6%
Totals 125,569 100.0%
Democratic hold

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