California's 12th District represents more than 750,000 people across Alameda County. Our cities include sections of:
Alameda, Albany, Berkeley, Emeryville, Oakland, Piedmont, and San Leandro.
CA-12 holds some of the most diverse and populous cities in the state of California. The district has many significant historical legacies within California, from the origin of the free-speech movement in Berkeley to being the birth place of the Black Liberation Movement. Beyond this, it also comprises one of the largest ports in the nation, The Port of Oakland, and one of the most renowned institutions for public education, the University of California, Berkeley. The district itself is home to over 53 languages and numerous communities from across the world.