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California's 40th Congressional District
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Current incumbentLucille Roybal-Allard Democratic Party
Population708,460
Gender50.1% Female, 49.9% Male
Race56.7% White, 5.6% Black, 2.1% Asian
Ethnicity86.6% Hispanic
Unemployment13.4%
Median household income$37,876
High school graduation rate50.9%
College graduation rate8.2%
Next electionNovember 4, 2014
California's 40th Congressional District is located in the southern portion of the state and includes part of Los Angeles County.[1]

The current representative of the 40th Congressional District is Lucille Roybal-Allard (D).

Elections

2014

See also: California's 40th Congressional District elections, 2014

The 40th Congressional District of California will hold an election for the U.S. House of Representatives on November 4, 2014.

2012

See also: California's 40th Congressional District elections, 2012

The 40th Congressional District of California held an election for the U.S. House of Representatives on November 6, 2012. District 34 incumbent Lucille Roybal-Allard won election in the district.[2]

U.S. House, California District 40 General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngLucille Roybal-Allard Incumbent 58.9% 73,940
     Democratic David Sanchez 41.1% 51,613
Total Votes 125,553
Source: California Secretary of State "Official Election Results, 2012 General Election"

2010
On November 2, 2010, Edward Royce won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Christina Avalos (D) in the general election.[3]

U.S. House, California District 40 General Election, 2010
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngEdward Royce incumbent 66.8% 119,455
     Democratic Christina Avalos 33.2% 59,400
Total Votes 178,855

2008
On November 4, 2008, Edward Royce won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Christina Avalos (D) in the general election.[4]

U.S. House, California District 40 General Election, 2008
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngEdward Royce incumbent 62.5% 144,923
     Democratic Christina Avalos 37.5% 86,772
Total Votes 231,695

2006
On November 7, 2006, Edward Royce won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Florice Orea Hoffman (D) and Philip Inman (L) in the general election.[5]

U.S. House, California District 40 General Election, 2006
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngEdward Royce incumbent 66.8% 100,995
     Democratic Florice Orea Hoffman 30.7% 46,418
     Libertarian Philip Inman 2.6% 3,876
Total Votes 151,289

2004
On November 2, 2004, Edward Royce won re-election to the United States House. He defeated J. Tilman Williams (D) in the general election.[6]

U.S. House, California District 40 General Election, 2004
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngEdward Royce incumbent 67.9% 147,617
     Democratic J. Tilman Williams 32.1% 69,684
Total Votes 217,301

2002
On November 5, 2002, Edward Royce won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Christina Avalos (D) and Charles Roland McGlawn (L) in the general election.[7]

U.S. House, California District 40 General Election, 2002
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngEdward Royce incumbent 67.6% 92,422
     Democratic Christina Avalos 29.5% 40,265
     Libertarian Charles Roland McGlawn 2.9% 3,955
Total Votes 136,642

2000
On November 7, 2000, Jerry Lewis won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Frank Schmit (Natural Law) and Marion Lindberg (L) in the general election.[8]

U.S. House, California District 40 General Election, 2000
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngJerry Lewis incumbent 79.9% 151,069
     Natural Law Frank Schmit 10.1% 19,029
     Libertarian Marion Lindberg 10% 18,924
Total Votes 189,022

1998
On November 3, 1998, Jerry Lewis won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Bob Conaway (D) and Maurice Maybena (L) in the general election.[9]

U.S. House, California District 40 General Election, 1998
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngJerry Lewis incumbent 64.9% 97,406
     Democratic Bob Conaway 31.9% 47,897
     Libertarian Maurice Maybena 3.2% 4,822
Total Votes 150,125

1996
On November 5, 1996, Jerry Lewis won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Bob Conaway (D), Hale McGee (American Independent) and Joseph Kelley (L) in the general election.[10]

U.S. House, California District 40 General Election, 1996
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngJerry Lewis incumbent 64.9% 98,821
     Democratic Bob Conaway 29% 44,102
     American Independent Hale McGee 3.3% 4,963
     Libertarian Joseph Kelley 2.9% 4,375
Total Votes 152,261

1994
On November 8, 1994, Jerry Lewis won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Donald Rusk (D) in the general election.[11]

U.S. House, California District 40 General Election, 1994
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngJerry Lewis incumbent 70.7% 115,728
     Democratic Donald Rusk 29.3% 48,003
Total Votes 163,731

1992
On November 3, 1992, Jerry Lewis won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Donald Rusk (D) and Margie Akin (P&F) in the general election.[12]

U.S. House, California District 40 General Election, 1992
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngJerry Lewis incumbent 63.1% 129,563
     Democratic Donald Rusk 31.1% 63,881
     Peace and Freedom Margie Akin 5.8% 11,839
Total Votes 205,283

1990
On November 6, 1990, Christopher Cox won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Eugene Gratz (D) in the general election.[13]

U.S. House, California District 40 General Election, 1990
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngChristopher Cox incumbent 67.6% 142,299
     Democratic Eugene Gratz 32.4% 68,087
Total Votes 210,386

Redistricting

2010-2011

This is the 40th Congressional District of California after the 2001 redistricting process.
See also: Redistricting in California

In 2011, the California State Legislature re-drew the congressional districts based on updated population information from the 2010 census.

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