California's 17th State Assembly District
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California's 17th State Assembly District
California's 17th State Assembly district
Map of the district
Current assemblymember
Population (2010)
 o Voting age
 o Citizen voting age
467,501[1]
408,761[1]
329,004[1]
Demographics
Registered voters298,276
Registration59.23% Democratic
4.93% Republican
31.89% No party preference

California's 17th State Assembly district is one of 80 California State Assembly districts. It is currently represented by Democrat David Chiu of San Francisco.

District profile

The district encompasses the eastern portions of the consolidated city-county of San Francisco, including its central financial and governmental core as well as several of the more working-class neighborhoods of the city.

Election results from statewide races

Year Office Results
2018 Governor Newsom 89.5 - 10.5%
Senator Feinstein 63.1 - 36.9%
2016 President Clinton 88.1 - 7.0%
Senator Harris 79.2 - 20.8%
2014 Governor Brown 91.0 - 9.0%
2012 President Obama 87.0 - 9.3%
Senator Feinstein 90.8 - 9.2%

List of Assembly Members

Due to redistricting, the 17th district has been moved around different parts of the state. The current iteration resulted from the 2011 redistricting by the California Citizens Redistricting Commission.

Assembly Members Party Years Served Counties Represented Notes
E. H. Watson Democratic January 5, 1885 - January 3, 1887 El Dorado
Henry Mahler January 3, 1887 - January 5, 1891
W. E. Baughman Republican January 5, 1891 - January 2, 1893
James C. Sims Democratic January 2, 1893 - January 7, 1895 Sonoma
W. S. Staley Republican January 7, 1895 - January 4, 1897
John W. Keegan Democratic January 4, 1897 - January 2, 1899
William F. Cowan January 2, 1899 - January 5, 1903
Grove L. Johnson Republican January 5, 1903 - January 2, 1905 Sacramento
Charles O. Busick January 2, 1905 - January 7, 1907
Grove L. Johnson January 7, 1907 - January 2, 1911
Charles A. Bliss January 2, 1911 - January 6, 1913
Charles W. Byrnes January 6, 1913 - January 4, 1915 Marin
James E. Manning January 4, 1915 - January 8, 1923
Charles F. Reindollar January 8, 1923 - January 5, 1931
Clarence Ray Robinson January 5, 1931 - January 2, 1933 Madera, Mariposa, Merced
Henry P. Meehan Democratic January 2, 1933 - January 4, 1943 Alameda
Edward J. Carey Republican January 4, 1943 - January 3, 1949
William Byron Rumford Democratic January 3, 1949 - January 2, 1967
John J. Miller January 2, 1967 - November 30, 1974
Willie Brown December 2, 1974 - November 30, 1992 San Francisco
Dean Andal Republican December 7, 1992 - November 30, 1994 San Joaquin
Michael Machado Democratic December 5, 1994 - November 30, 2000
Barbara S. Matthews December 4, 2000 - November 30, 2006
Cathleen Galgiani December 4, 2006 - November 30, 2012 Merceded, San Joaquin, Stanislaus
Tom Ammiano December 3, 2012 - November 30, 2014 San Francisco
David Chiu December 1, 2014 - Present

Election results

2020

2020 California's 17th State Assembly district election
Primary election
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic David Chiu (incumbent) 120,498 100.0
Libertarian Starchild (write in) 56 0.0
Total votes 120,554 100.0
General election
Democratic David Chiu (incumbent) 190,731 88.9%
Libertarian Starchild 23,834 11.1%
Total votes 214,565 100.0%

2018

California State Assembly election, 2018
Primary election
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic David Chiu (incumbent) 93,212 81.9
Democratic Alejandro Fernandez 20,639 18.1
Total votes 113,851 100.0
General election
Democratic David Chiu (incumbent) 140,381 75.5
Democratic Alejandro Fernandez 45,483 24.5
Total votes 185,864 100.0
Democratic hold

2016

California State Assembly election, 2016
Primary election
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic David Chiu (incumbent) 114,904 88.5
Republican Matthew Del Carlo 14,891 11.5
Total votes 129,795 100.0
General election
Democratic David Chiu (incumbent) 172,153 86.3
Republican Matthew Del Carlo 27,417 13.7
Total votes 199,570 100.0
Democratic hold


2014

California State Assembly election, 2014
Primary election
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic David Chiu 34,863 48.0
Democratic David Campos 31,951 44.0
Republican David Carlos Salaverry 5,843 8.0
Total votes 72,657 100.0
General election
Democratic David Chiu 63,041 51.1
Democratic David Campos 60,416 48.9
Total votes 123,457 100.0
Democratic hold

2012

California State Assembly election, 2012
Primary election
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Tom Ammiano (incumbent) 63,454 84.2
Republican Jason P. Clark 11,933 15.8
Total votes 75,387 100.0
General election
Democratic Tom Ammiano (incumbent) 161,124 86.2
Republican Jason P. Clark 25,728 13.8
Total votes 186,852 100.0
Democratic hold

See also

References

  1. ^ a b c d "Citizens Redistricting Commission Final Report, 2011" (PDF).

External links


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