California's 59th State Assembly district

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California's 59th State Assembly district
Map of the district
Current assemblymember Reggie Jones-Sawyer (DLos Angeles)
Registration 69.63% Democratic
Demographics 2.60% White
19.38% Black
75.00% Latino
2.05% Asian
0.13% Native American
0.04% Hawaiian/Pacific Islander
0.36% other
0.43% remainder of multiracial
Population (2010)
 • Voting age
 • Citizen voting age
465,168
319,044
168,548
Registered voters 164,597

California's 59th State Assembly district is one of 80 California State Assembly districts. It is currently represented by Democrat Reggie Jones-Sawyer of Los Angeles.

District profile[edit]

The district encompasses most of South Los Angeles, centered along Interstate 110. The district is primarily urban and heavily Latino.

Election results[edit]

2012[edit]

California State Assembly elections, 2012
Primary election
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Reggie Jones-Sawyer 7,029 43.6%
Democratic Rodney D. Robinson 3,038 18.8%
Democratic Greg Akili 2,772 17.2%
Democratic Gertrude "Trudy" Holmes-Magee 2,487 15.4%
Democratic Armenak H. Nouridjanian 810 5.0%
Totals 16,136 100.0%
General election
Democratic Reggie Jones-Sawyer 40,519 52.3%
Democratic Rodney D. Robinson 36,949 47.7%
Totals 77,468 100.0%
Democratic win (new seat)

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