About the 57th Assembly District
District 57 spans from Southwest downtown Los Angeles to the 110 corridor of South Central Los Angeles and the southern area near the 105 freeway. 90% of this district falls within the City of Los Angeles and also includes the unincorporated community of Florence-Graham. With approximately 500,000 residents, it is home to around 213,000 registered voters.
Over time, the district has transformed into a predominantly Latino majority district, with a population that is 78% Latino. Among the Latino population, the voting community accounts for 57%. If elected, Efren Martinez would be the first ever Latino to represent this community. This district primarily consists of working-class households and immigrants, with over 70% earning less than $50,000 per year, and is overwhelmingly Democrat.