How Residents of L.A. City Council District 5 Voted in the 2012 Election

Voters give overwhelming support for President Obama and end up on the winning side of most ballot measures.

Residents of Westwood, Century City, Encino, Bel Air and other neighborhoods in Los Angeles City Council District 5 voted overwhelmingly for President Obama in Tuesday's election, and narrowly voted against requiring adult film actors to wear condoms.

Data of election returns provided by the Los Angeles County Registrar-Recorder's office, broken down by city council district, show more than 82,000 residents of District 5 cast ballots, about 54 percent of registered voters.

Residents of District 5—which also includes Beverly Glen, Pico-Robertson and other Mid-City neighborhoods —are represented by Councilman Paul Koretz.

For the vote totals on all the races and ballot measures from the district's voters, and from other city council districts, click on the PDF links at the right.

Use the following links to compare the district vote to the countywide and statewide results:


District 5 results on selected races and ballot measures:

Presidential Election:

Barack Obama Dem 56,664 Jill Stein Green 697 Thomas Hoefling Ind 116 Mitt Romney Rep 22,834 Gary Johnson Lib 967 Roseanne Barr PF 288

Measure 30: 

Yes 49,352 No


Measure 32:

Yes 21,804 No 49,208

Measure 34:

Yes 46,386 No 30,054

Measure 37:

Yes 43,191 No 34,280

Measure 38:

Yes 21,088 No 54,366

Measure B:

Yes 35,279 No 36,576

Measure J:

Yes 50,659 No 21,725
Dawn November 11, 2012 at 08:05 AM
College students are stupid now days. They just voted to never get a job after graduation. I guess they can move back in with mommy and daddy with $200,000 in debt.
Dawn November 11, 2012 at 08:07 AM
At least they can now get birth control pills and abortions for free. Yeah.


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