California's 54th State Assembly district

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California's 54th State Assembly district
Map of the district
Current assemblymember Sebastian Ridley-Thomas (DLos Angeles)
Registration 63.09% Democratic
Demographics 29.45% White
25.20% Black
30.50% Latino
12.73% Asian
0.29% Native American
0.17% Hawaiian/Pacific Islander
0.59% other
1.07% remainder of multiracial
Population (2010)
 • Voting age
 • Citizen voting age
466,445
375,241
294,720
Registered voters 280,302

California's 54th State Assembly district is one of 80 California State Assembly districts. It is currently represented by Democrat Sebastian Ridley-Thomas of Los Angeles.

District profile[edit]

The district encompasses parts of the Westside, reaching almost to the Pacific Ocean. The district is ethnically diverse and heavily urban.

Election results[edit]

2013 (special)[edit]

California's 54th State Assembly district special election, 2013
Vacancy resulting from the resignation of Holly Mitchell
Primary election
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Sebastian Ridley-Thomas 13,992 60.2%
Democratic Christopher R. Armenta 8,270 35.6%
Democratic John Jake 931 4.0%
No party preference Morry Waksberg (write-in) 31 0.1%
Totals 23,224 100.0%
Democratic hold

2012[edit]

California State Assembly elections, 2012
Primary election
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Holly Mitchell (incumbent) 33,920 70.9%
Republican Keith Brandon McCowen 8,350 17.4%
Democratic Ed Nicoletti 5,601 11.7%
Totals 47,871 100.0%
General election
Democratic Holly Mitchell (incumbent) 143,530 83.3%
Republican Keith Brandon McCowen 28,688 16.7%
Totals 172,218 100.0%
Democratic hold

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