California's 80th State Assembly district

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California's 80th State Assembly district
Map of the district
Current assemblymember Lorena Gonzalez (DSan Diego)
Registration 48.19% Democratic
Demographics 14.32% White
6.46% Black
67.71% Latino
9.82% Asian
0.38% Native American
0.47% Hawaiian/Pacific Islander
0.20% other
0.63% remainder of multiracial
Population (2010)
 • Voting age
 • Citizen voting age
464,602
335,580
227,429
Registered voters 179,800

California's 80th State Assembly district is one of 80 California State Assembly districts. It is currently represented by Democrat Lorena Gonzalez of San Diego.

District profile[edit]

The district encompasses the southern parts of urban San Diego County. It runs up against the Mexico–United States border and takes in the Latino core of the metropolitan area.

Election results[edit]

2013 (special)[edit]

California's 80th State Assembly district special election, 2013
Vacancy resulting from the resignation of Ben Hueso
Primary election
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Lorena Gonzalez 18,125 71.2%
Democratic Steve Castaneda 6,646 26.1%
Libertarian Kaiden Degas (write-in) 548 2.2%
Republican Lincoln Pickard (write-in) 140 0.5%
Totals 25,459 100.0%
Democratic hold

2012[edit]

California State Assembly elections, 2012
Primary election
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Ben Hueso (incumbent) 26,717 61.6%
Republican Derrick W. Roach 16,623 38.4%
Totals 43,340 100.0%
General election
Democratic Ben Hueso (incumbent) 76,225 69.6%
Republican Derrick W. Roach 33,260 30.4%
Totals 109,485 100.0%
Democratic hold

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