California's 72nd State Assembly district

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California's 72nd State Assembly district
Map of the district
Current assemblymember Travis Allen (RHuntington Beach)
Registration 41.90% Republican
Demographics 38.67% White
1.15% Black
25.67% Latino
32.81% Asian
0.50% Native American
0.53% Hawaiian/Pacific Islander
0.20% other
0.46% remainder of multiracial
Population (2010)
 • Voting age
 • Citizen voting age
469,933
361,195
296,747
Registered voters 219,830

California's 72nd State Assembly district is one of 80 California State Assembly districts. It is currently represented by Republican Travis Allen of Huntington Beach.

District profile[edit]

The district encompasses northern coastal Orange County and Little Saigon. The district is primarily suburban and ethnically diverse.

Election results[edit]

2012[edit]

California's 72nd State Assembly district election, 2012
Primary election
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Troy Edgar 18,060 28.0%
Republican Travis Allen 12,851 19.9%
Democratic Joe Dovinh 12,432 19.3%
Republican Long Pham 12,409 19.2%
Democratic Albert Ayala 8,816 13.7%
Totals 64,568 100.0%
General election
Republican Travis Allen 79,110 55.7%
Republican Troy Edgar 62,983 44.3%
Totals 142,093 100.0%
Republican hold

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