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California Elections: Congressional District 48

Congressional District 48

All Districts > CD48: Orange County beach cities-Costa Mesa-Fountain Valley
[incumbent: Michelle Steel Directory Page]

Districts will be redistricted in 2021 to take effect with the 2022 election.

Probable Candidates: 2022

District Projection: Toss-up
  • Harley Rouda (Democratic) - Former member of Congress  
  • (i) Michelle Steel (Republican) - Member of Congress  
  • (i) = incumbent

    Until the filing period closes, candidates who have made gestures to a run are included. Some of these may not run, while others are likely to jump in.

    Analysis

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    District Geography

    County: Orange (100%) of 407,767 registered voters.
     

    2020 Presidential Race

    • Joseph R. Biden (D) 49.7%
    • Donald J. Trump (R) 48.2%

    2018 Gubernatorial Race

    • Gavin Newsom (D) 47.9%
    • John Cox (R) 52.1%

    2016 Presidential Race

    • Hillary Clinton (D) 47.9%
    • Donald Trump (R) 46.2%

    2014 Gubernatorial Race

    • Edmund G. ("Jerry") Brown, Jr. (D) 42.4%
    • Neel Kashkari (R) 57.6%

    2012 Presidential Race

    • Barack Obama (D) 43.0%
    • Mitt Romney (R) 54.7%

    Demographics

    2010 Census Demographics for CD48
     AsianBlackLatino
    Citizen Voting-Age Population 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%
    Total Population 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%

    The Bench (likely future candidates)