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California's 72nd State Assembly district

California's 72nd State Assembly district
Current assemblymember Travis Allen (RHuntington Beach)
Registration 41.90% Republican
31.65% Democratic
22.09% No party preference
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

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

Election results

2012

|- class="vcard" ! style="background-color: ; width: 2px;" | | class="org" style="width: 130px" | Republican | class="fn" | Troy Edgar | align="right" | 18,060 | align="right" | 28.0% |-

|- class="vcard" ! style="background-color: ; width: 2px;" | | class="org" style="width: 130px" | Republican | class="fn" | Travis Allen | align="right" | 12,851 | align="right" | 19.9% |-

|- class="vcard" ! style="background-color: ; width: 2px;" | | class="org" style="width: 130px" | Democratic | class="fn" | Joe Dovinh | align="right" | 12,432 | align="right" | 19.3% |-

|- class="vcard" ! style="background-color: ; width: 2px;" | | class="org" style="width: 130px" | Republican | class="fn" | Long Pham | align="right" | 12,409 | align="right" | 19.2% |-

|- class="vcard" ! style="background-color: ; width: 2px;" | | class="org" style="width: 130px" | Democratic | class="fn" | Albert Ayala | align="right" | 8,816 | align="right" | 13.7% |- |-bgcolor="#EEEEEE" | colspan="3" align="right" | Totals | align="right" | 64,568 | align="right" | 100.0% |-

|- ! style="background-color: ; width: 2px;" | | style="width: 130px" | Republican | | Travis Allen | align="right" | 79,110 | align="right" | 55.7% |-

|- class="vcard" ! style="background-color: ; width: 2px;" | | class="org" style="width: 130px" | Republican | class="fn" | Troy Edgar | align="right" | 62,983 | align="right" | 44.3% |- |-bgcolor="#EEEEEE" | colspan="3" align="right" | Totals | align="right" | 142,093 | align="right" | 100.0% |-


|- style="background-color:#F6F6F6" ! style="background-color: " | | colspan="4" | Republican hold |-


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See also

External links

  • California Citizens Redistricting Commission
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