California's 49th congressional district

California's 49th congressional district

California's 49th congressional district
California's 49th congressional district - since January 3, 2013.
California's 49th congressional district - since January 3, 2013.
Current Representative Darrell Issa ()
Population (2013) 717,823[1]
Median income $67,018[2]
Ethnicity 61.5% White, 2.3% Black, 6.9% Asian, 25.8% Hispanic, 3.5[3]% other
Cook PVI R+4[4]

California's 49th congressional district is a congressional district in the U.S. state of California. The district is currently represented by .

The district currently covers the northern coastal areas of San Diego County, including the cities Oceanside, Vista, Carlsbad and Encinitas, as well as a small portion of southern Orange County.[5] Marine Corps Base Camp Pendleton is in the district.


Historical boundaries

2003 - 2013

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.

Before the 2012 redistricting the district extended further inland to include a portion of southern Riverside County and most of northern San Diego County.

List of representatives

Representative Party Dates Notes Counties
District created January 3, 1993  
Lynn Schenk Democratic January 3, 1993 – January 3, 1995 Lost re-election San Diego (San Diego)
Brian Bilbray Republican January 3, 1995 – January 3, 2001 Lost re-election
Susan Davis Democratic January 3, 2001 – January 3, 2003 Redistricted to the 53rd district
Darrell Issa Republican January 3, 2003 – January 3, 2013 Redistricted from the 48th district Riverside (Temecula), San Diego (Oceanside)
January 3, 2013 – present northern San Diego (Carlsbad and Oceanside)

Living former representatives

As of April 2015, three former members of the U.S. House of Representatives from California's 49th congressional district were still living.

Representative Term in office Date of birth (and age)
Lynn Schenk 1993 - 1995 (1945-01-05) January 5, 1945
Brian Bilbray 1995 - 2001 (1951-01-28) January 28, 1951
Susan Davis 2001 - 2003 (1944-04-13) April 13, 1944

Elections for representatives

1992

United States House of Representatives elections, 1992[6]
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Lynn Schenk 127,280 51.1
Republican Judy Jarvis 106,170 42.7
Libertarian John Wallner 10,706 4.3
Democratic win (new seat)

1994

United States House of Representatives elections, 1994[7]
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Brian Bilbray 90,283 48.51
Total votes 186,118 100.0

1996

United States House of Representatives elections, 1996[8]
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Brian Bilbray (incumbent) 108,806 52.7
Total votes 206,768 100.0
Voter turnout %
Republican hold

1998

United States House of Representatives elections, 1998[9]
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Brian Bilbray (incumbent) 90,516 48.79
Total votes 185,519 100.0
Voter turnout %
Republican hold

2000

United States House of Representatives elections, 2000[10]
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Susan Davis 113,400 49.7
Total votes 228,489 100.0
Voter turnout %
Democratic gain from Republican

2002

United States House of Representatives elections, 2002[11]
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Darrell Issa (incumbent) 94,594 77.3
Total votes 122,497 100.0
Voter turnout %
Republican hold

2004

United States House of Representatives elections, 2004[12]
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Darrell Issa (incumbent) 141,658 62.6
Total votes 226,466 100.0
Voter turnout %
Republican hold

2006

United States House of Representatives elections, 2006[13]
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Darrell Issa (incumbent) 98,891 63.3

2008

United States House of Representatives elections, 2008[14]
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Darrell Issa (incumbent) 140,300 58.30

2010

United States House of Representatives elections, 2010[15]
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Darrell Issa (incumbent) 119,083 62.79

2012

United States House of Representatives elections, 2012[16]
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Darrell Issa (incumbent) 159,725 58.2

In statewide races

Election results from statewide races
Year Office Results
2012 President[17] Romney 52.4 - 45.7%
2010 Governor[18] Whitman 56.5 - 36.1%
Senator[19] Fiorina 59.3 - 34.3%
2008 President[20] McCain 53.0 - 45.1%
2006 Governor[21] Schwarzenegger 71.4 - 24.1%
Senator[22] Mountjoy 52.5 - 42.5%
2004 President[23] Bush 62.5 - 36.5%
Senator[24] Jones 54.2 - 41.6%
2003 Recall[25][26] Yes 74.5 - 25.5%
Schwarzenegger 66.3 - 17.1%
2002 Governor[27] Simon 59.8 - 32.9%
2000 President[28] Gore 52.6 - 41.5%
Senator[29] Feinstein 58.7 - 33.8%
1998 Governor
Senator
1996 President
1994 Governor
Senator
1992 President Clinton 43.4 - 31.5%
Senator Boxer 49.3 - 41.5%
Senator Feinstein 53.9 - 38.7%

See also

References

  1. ^
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  3. ^ http://www.latimes.com/la-redistricting-map-july-2011,0,5339409.htmlstory#39.71057374407184,-118.14590136718749,5,usCongress,,,current
  4. ^
  5. ^
  6. ^ 1992 election results
  7. ^ 1994 election results
  8. ^ 1996 election results
  9. ^ 1998 election results
  10. ^ 2000 election results
  11. ^ 2002 general election results
  12. ^ 2004 general election results
  13. ^ 2006 general election results
  14. ^ [1]
  15. ^ [2]
  16. ^ [3]
  17. ^ [4]
  18. ^ Statement of Vote (2010 Governor)
  19. ^ Statement of Vote (2010 Senator)
  20. ^ (2008 President)
  21. ^ Statement of Vote (2006 Governor)
  22. ^ Statement of Vote (2006 Senator)
  23. ^ Statement of Vote (2004 President)
  24. ^ Statement of Vote (2004 Senator)
  25. ^ Statement of Vote (2003 Recall Question)
  26. ^ Statement of Vote (2003 Governor)
  27. ^ Statement of Vote (2002 Governor)
  28. ^ Statement of Vote (2000 President)
  29. ^ Statement of Vote (2000 Senator)

External links

  • District information at GovTrack.us