California's 52nd State Assembly district

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California's 52nd State Assembly district
Map of the district
Current assemblymember Freddie Rodriguez (DPomona)
Registration 47.49% Democratic
Demographics 17.22% White
5.99% Black
68.08% Latino
7.45% Asian
0.38% Native American
0.25% Hawaiian/Pacific Islander
0.26% other
0.40% remainder of multiracial
Population (2010)
 • Voting age
 • Citizen voting age
465,678
329,263
247,395
Registered voters 177,070

California's 52nd State Assembly district is one of 80 California State Assembly districts. It is currently vacant, after its most recent representative, Democrat Norma Torres of Pomona, resigned to take up her seat in the California State Senate.

District profile[edit]

The district encompasses the extreme western parts of the Inland Empire, forming a major gateway between it and the Los Angeles metropolitan area to the west. The district is mostly suburban and heavily Latino.

Election results[edit]

2013 (special)[edit]

California's 52nd State Assembly district special election, 2013
Vacancy resulting from the resignation of Norma Torres
Primary election
Party Candidate Votes %
No party preference Paul S. Leon 4,219 24.9%
Democratic Freddie Rodriguez 3,758 22.2%
Republican Dorothy F. Pineda 2,453 14.5%
Democratic Jason A. Rothman 1,545 9.1%
Democratic Tom Haughey 1,482 8.7%
Democratic Danielle Soto 1,259 7.4%
Democratic Doris Louise Wallace 887 5.2%
Democratic Paul Vincent Avila 752 4.4%
Democratic Manuel Saucedo 597 3.5%
Totals 16,952 100.0%
General election
Democratic Freddie Rodriguez 7,630 51.3%
No party preference Paul S. Leon 7,230 48.7%
Totals 14,860 100.0%
Democratic hold

2012[edit]

California State Assembly elections, 2012
Primary election
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Norma Torres (incumbent) 10,851 41.8%
Republican Kenny Coble 9,729 37.5%
Democratic Paul Vincent Avila 3,417 13.2%
Democratic Ray Moors 1,969 7.6%
Totals 25,966 100.0%
General election
Democratic Norma Torres (incumbent) 66,565 66.0%
Republican Kenny Coble 34,267 34.0%
Totals 100,832 100.0%
Democratic hold

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