Baja California State Electoral Districts - Distritos Electorales Estatales de Baja California
The state electoral districts of Baja California are the 17 units into which the territory of Baja California is divided for the purpose of elections. Each district elects a state deputy, who occupies a seat in the State Congress, for a period of three years, re-eligible for up to two terms. Additionally, eight deputies are elected under the principle of proportional representation divided according to the number of votes per political party.
Constituencies were fixed in number of 17 in 2015 [ 1 ] [ 2 ] , when a legal reform expanded the representativad of the Congress of the State so far was 16 districts. The division of districts is made taking into account demographics. A redistricting approved in 2015 will take effect after the 2019 elections . [ 3 ]
This electoral district corresponds to the Mexicali Valley area, located in the northeast of the municipality. It is the main area of the agricultural valley and in it are the cities of Ciudad Guadalupe Victoria (Baja California) , Ciudad Morelos (Baja California) and Algodones .
It corresponds to the northern part of the valley, bordering the urban area of Mexicali to the west. Among the localities are the Mesa Arenosa Andrade, the Ejido Querétaro, also here is the General Rodolfo Sánchez Taboada International Airport .
This district belongs to the eastern part of the city of Mexicali. In it are the Independencia neighborhood, the San Pedro neighborhood. Among the places of interest are the Civic Center, the Technological Institute of Mexicali, Ciudad Deportiva and CETYS University.
The district corresponds to the western zone of Mexicali, the other half more to the west of the city. The Historic Center, the Progreso Industrial Park, and other subdivisions.
It corresponds to the rest of the municipality comprised by other community ejidos, its district head is San Felipe, forming part of it, as well as the Sierra Cucapah and the Laguna Salada.
It corresponds to the entire municipality of Tecate from its border with Mexicali to the south with Ensenada, the north with the United States and to the west, it takes the northeast area of the municipality of Tijuana. Among the towns are Tecate , La Rumorosa and in Tijuana, Valle Redondo.
This district covers the eastern part of the municipality from the border with the United States to the north, it includes part of the Otay-Centenario and La Presa delegations.
This district located in the urban area of the city, goes from the border with the United States and includes part of the Cerro Colorado, Otay-Centenario and La Mesa delegation.
This district includes the Tijuana International Airport , the rest of the Otay Centenario delegation, part of the La Mesa delegation and Zona Río.
The tenth district corresponds to the historic center of the city, it goes from the border line with San Diego, in the Centro delegation to the limits with the Playas de Tijuana and San Antonio de los Buenos delegations.
The entire coastal area of the municipality of Tijuana and practically the entire Playas de Tijuana delegation corresponds to district 11. In it is the Plaza Monumental, the Malecón de Playas, the Ibero-American University and the highway to the south of the peninsula begins.
This district is mainly maquiladora, in it are the main industrial areas of the city, it belongs to part of the San Antonio de los Buenos and Sánchez Taboada delegation.
Also located south of the city, it is one of the most insecure and poorly planned areas of Tijuana. In it is the Sánchez Taboada delegation. It is one of the most populated in the city.
District 14 corresponds to the rest of the eastern area and the rural area of the municipality. It goes from the urban area to the limits with Ensenada, Tecate and Playas de Rosarito.
This district covers the north of the Ensenada municipality (with the exception of Valle de Guadalupe and the city of Ensenada) and the entire municipality of Playas de Rosarito. La Misión, Valle de la Trinidad, Rosarito, Primo Tapia and the Sierra Juárez National Park, are some towns and places of interest in these areas.
The district belongs to the Ensenada Bay, the port and the Valle de Guadalupe area, practically the tourist area and head of the municipality.
This district is made up of the San Quintín Valley and the rest of the Ensenada municipality, including towns such as Bahía de los Ángeles. It is bordered to the south by Baja California Sur. Isla Cedros is also included in this district.
- «Archived copy» . Archived from the original on August 8, 2018 . Retrieved August 7, 2018 .