California's 49th congressional district is a congressional district in the U.S. state of California. The district is represented by Mike Levin.
The district currently covers the northern coastal areas of
San Diego County, including Oceanside, Vista, Carlsbad, and Encinitas, as well as a portion of southern Orange County, including San Clemente, Dana Point, San Juan Capistrano, Ladera Ranch, and Coto de Caza.  Marine Corps Base Camp Pendleton is in the district.
2016 election, Darrell Issa won by a margin of less than 1%. In the 2018 election, this district was considered to be a major battleground. Rep. Issa announced that he would not seek reelection. Following the November 6, 2018 election,  Democrat Mike Levin became the district's congressman.
Recent results from statewide elections [ edit ]
Composition [ edit ]
As of the 2020 redistricting, California's 49th congressional district is located in Southern California. It covers the North County region of
San Diego County, and south east Orange County.
San Diego County is split between this district, the
48th district and the 50th district. They are partitioned by Gavilan Mountain Rd, Sandia Creek Dr, De Luz Rd, Marine Corps Base Pendleton, Sleeping Indian Rd, Tumbleweed Ln, Del Valle Dr, Highland Oak St, Olive Hill Rd, Via Puerta del Sol, N River Rd, Highway 76, Old River Rd, Little Gopher Canyon Rd, Camino Cantera, Corre Camino, Tierra del Cielo, Elevado Rd, Vista Grande Dr, Warmlands Ave, Queens Way, Canciones del Cielo, Camino Loma Verde, Alessandro Trail, Friendly Dr, Edgehill Rd, Catalina Heights Way, Deeb Ct, Foothill Dr, Clarence Dr, Highway S14, Smilax Rd, Poinsetta Ave, W San Marcos Blvd, Diamond Trail Preserve, S Rancho Santa Rd, San Elijo Rd, Rancho Summitt Dr, Escondido Creek, El Camino del Norte, San Elijo Lagoon, Highland Dr, Avacado Pl, Jimmy Durante Blvd, San Dieguito Dr, 8th St, Nob Ave, Highway S21, and the San Diego Northern Railway. The 49th district takes in the cities of Carlsbad, Oceanside, Encinitas, Solana Beach, Del Mar, and Vista.
Orange County is split between this district, the
40th district, and the 47th district. They are partitioned by Alicia Parkway, Pacific Park Dr, San Joaquin Hills Trans Corridor, Cabot Rd, San Diego Freeway, Via Escolar, Arroyo Trabuco Creek, Oso Parkway, Thomas F Riley Wilderness Park, and Ronald W Casper's Wilderness Park, Aliso & Wood Canyons, Vista del Sol, Highway 1, Stonington Rd, Virginia Way, 7th Ave, and Laguna Beach. The 49th district takes in the cities of San Clemente, San Juan Capistrano, Dana Point, and Laguna Nigel, as well as the census-designated place Ladera Ranch.
Cities & CDP with 10,000 or more people [ edit ]
Oceanside - 175,742
Carlsbad - 114,746
Vista - 101,638
Laguna Nigel - 64,355
San Clemente - 64,293
Encinitas - 62,709
San Juan Capistrano - 35,911
Dana Point - 33,107
Ladera Ranch - 26,170 Solana Beach - 12,941
2,500-10,000 people [ edit ]
List of members representing the district [ edit ]
District created January 3, 1993
January 3, 1993 –
January 3, 1995
Elected in 1992. Lost re-election.
1993–2003 San Diego ( San Diego)
January 3, 1995 –
January 3, 2001
104th 105th 106th
Elected in 1994. Re-elected in 1996. Re-elected in 1998. Lost re-election.
January 3, 2001 –
January 3, 2003
Elected in 2000. Redistricted to the .
January 3, 2003 –
January 3, 2019
108th 109th 110th 111th 112th 113th 114th 115th
Redistricted from the
and 48th district re-elected in 2002. Re-elected in 2004. Re-elected in 2006. Re-elected in 2008. Re-elected in 2010. Re-elected in 2012. Re-elected in 2014. Re-elected in 2016. Retired.
2003–2013 Riverside ( Temecula); San Diego ( Oceanside)
2013–2023 Southern Orange ( Dana Point and San Clemente); Northern San Diego ( Carlsbad and Oceanside)
January 3, 2019 –
116th 117th 118th
Elected in 2018. Re-elected in 2020. Re-elected in 2022.
2023–present: Northern coastal portions of San Diego county
Election results [ edit ]
2018 United States House of Representatives elections in California 
Paul G. Kerr
Craig A. Nordal
No party preference
Danielle St. John
Joshua L. Hancock
Peace and Freedom
Jordan J. Mills
Democratic gain from Republican
Historical district boundaries [ edit ]
Before the 2002 redistricting, most of the territory currently located in the district was previously located in the
48th district. The 49th district was located farther south, encompassing most of what is now the 53rd district.
2003-13 [ edit ]
Before the 2012 redistricting the district extended further inland to include a portion of southern
Riverside County and most of northern San Diego County.
2013-23 [ edit ]
See also [ edit ]
References [ edit ]
"American Fact Finder - Results". United States Census Bureau. Archived from the original on February 13, 2020 . Retrieved . October 5, 2023
Center for New Media & Promotion (CNMP), US Census Bureau. "My Congressional District". www.census.gov.
"2022 Cook PVI: District Map and List". Cook Political Report . Retrieved . January 10, 2023
"Congressional District 49" (PDF).
Schneider, Elena; Bresnahan, John. "California Republican Darrell Issa to retire". POLITICO.
2018 general election results
Statement of Vote (1992 President)
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Statement of Vote (1992 Senator)
Statement of Vote (1994 Governor)
Statement of Vote (1994 Senator)
Statement of Vote (1996 President)
"Statement of Vote (1998 Governor)" (PDF). Archived from the original (PDF) on September 29, 2011.
"Statement of Vote (1998 Senator)" (PDF). Archived from the original (PDF) on September 29, 2011.
Statement of Vote (2000 President)
Statement of Vote (2000 Senator)
Statement of Vote (2002 Governor)
Statement of Vote (2003 Recall Question)
Statement of Vote (2003 Governor)
Statement of Vote (2004 President)
Statement of Vote (2004 Senator)
Statement of Vote (2006 Governor)
Statement of Vote (2006 Senator)
Statement of Vote (2008 President)
Statement of Vote (2010 Governor)
Statement of Vote (2010 Senator)
Statement of Vote (2012 President)
Statement of Vote (2012 Senator)
Statement of Vote (2014 Governor)
Statement of Vote (2016 President)
Statement of Vote (2016 Senator)
Statement of Vote (2018 Governor)
San Diego Elections - Lieutenant Governor (p. 101)
Orange County Elections - Lieutenant Governor (p. 103)
San Diego Elections - Secretary of State (p. 215)
Orange County Elections - Secretary of State (p. 158)
San Diego Elections - Controller (p. 215)
Orange County Elections - Controller (p. 215)
San Diego Elections - Treasurer (p. 215)
Orange County Elections - Treasurer (p. 268)
San Diego Elections - Attorney General (p. 215)
Orange County Elections - Attorney General (p. 323)
San Diego Elections - Insurance Commissioner (p. 215)
Orange County Elections - Insurance Commissioner (p. 378)
San Diego Elections - Board of Equalization, 4th District (p. 215)
Orange County Elections - Board of Equalization, 4th District (p. 433)
Statement of Vote (2018 Senator)
Statement of Vote (2020 President)
"Counties by Congressional District for Recall Question" (PDF). sos.ca.gov. September 14, 2021 . Retrieved . May 2, 2022
Statement of Vote (2022 Governor)
Statement of Vote (2022 Senator)
Statement of Vote (2022 Senator)
1992 election results
1994 election results
1996 election results
1998 election results
2000 election results
2002 election results
2004 election results
2006 election results
2008 election results
2010 election results
2012 election results
2014 election results
"2016 open primary election results" (PDF).
"2016 general election results" (PDF).
"2018 open primary election results" (PDF).
"2018 general election results" (PDF).
2020 election results
2022 election results
External links [ edit ]
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