San Diego County

Board of Supervisors, 5th District


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San Diego County - Supervisor, 5th District


Birthdate:
May 05, 1955 (Age 67)

Term Expires:
2022 (Term Limited in 2026)

Candidates for San Diego County - Board of Supervisors, 5th District Election Date: Nov 08, 2022
headshot Jim Desmond*
Supervisor, San Diego County
12-31-20
Last Report
$821,070.14
Total Raised
$206,423.00
Total Spent
($0.00)
Debt
$647,613.64
Cash-on-Hand
$647,613.64
Net COH
headshot Tiffany Boyd-Hodgson
Director, Vallecitos Water District
06-30-22
Last Report
$118,374.65
Total Raised
$99,651.23
Total Spent
($26,473.16)
Debt
$26,046.63
Cash-on-Hand
-$426.53
Net COH
Checkmark = Party Endorsement | * = Incumbent(s) Election Date: Nov 08, 2022

2022 Redistricting Data

2022 District Registration (As of July 01, 2022)
Total Voters DEM REP OTHER MARGIN
374,078 36.52% 32.46% 31.02% D +4.05%
New District Historical Candidate Performance
Election DEM REP Margin
2020 Presidential Biden - 53.3% Trump - 44.2% D +9.10%
2018 Gubernatorial Newsom - 49.0% Cox - 51.0% R +2.00%
2016 Presidential Clinton - 47.6% Trump - 46.0% D +1.60%
2020 Census Data
Total Population Total White Hispanic Black Asian Native Pacific
688,347 43.3% 40.9% 4.5% 9.6% 4.1% 1.3%

Old District Data

Current District Registration Data (As of August 31, 2021)
Total Voters DEM REP OTHER MARGIN
394,791 35.57% 33.30% 31.13% D +2.26%
Old District Historical Candidate Performance
Election DEM REP Margin Turnout
2020 Presidential Biden - 53.75% Trump - 43.85% D +9.90% 86.19%
2018 Gubernatorial Newsom - 49.3% Cox - 50.7% R +1.40% 71.40%
2016 Presidential Clinton - 47.42% Trump - 44.9% D +2.52% 84.02%
2014 Gubernatorial Brown - 41.67% Kashkari - 58.33% R +16.66% 46.50%
2012 Presidential Obama - 43.4% Romney - 54.08% R +10.68% 79.13%
Ballot Measure Performance
Ballot Item Description Yes No Margin
Prop 51 (2016) School Facility Bonds 49.38% 50.62% -1.24%
Prop 62 (2016) Death Penalty Repeal 43.11% 56.89% -13.79%
Prop 6 (2018) Gas Tax Repeal 57.22% 42.78% 14.44%
Prop 15 (2020) Prop 13 Split-Roll 38.65% 61.35% -22.70%
Prop 16 (2020) Repeal Affirmative Action 33.48% 66.52% -33.03%
Prop 21 (2020) Allow Local Rent Control 32.58% 67.42% -34.83%

Electoral History
2018 General Election Results (November 6, 2018)
Name Votes Vote % Vote Share
Jim Desmond (R) 112,267 56.33%
Michelle Gomez (D) 87,046 43.67%
2018 Primary Election Results (June 5, 2018)
Name Votes Vote % Vote Share
Jim Desmond (R) 58,417 45.07%
Michelle Gomez (D) 29,662 22.88%
Jerry Kern (R) 24,804 19.14%
Jacqueline Arsivaud (D) 16,482 12.72%