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2020 California Proposition 21 - Local Government Rent Control Election Results

Election Date: Nov. 3, 2020 | Updated 12:35 PM PST Dec. 1, 2020
In 2018, the California electorate rejected Prop. 10, which would have allowed local governments to enact their own rent control policies. In 2020, AIDS Healthcare Foundation President Michael Weinstein, the 2018 proposition's primary backer, is returning with another attempt to change the California law that limits cities' ability to expand rent control. Read more about California's ballot measures

21 - Local Govt Rent Control

98.64% Reporting
ChoicesTotal Votes% Votes
No10,066,05259.8%
Yes6,756,36040.2%

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County-by-County Results

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Alameda County

ChoicesTotal Votes% Votes
Yes374,22450.2%
No371,85849.8%

Alpine County

ChoicesTotal Votes% Votes
No39355.1%
Yes32044.9%

Amador County

ChoicesTotal Votes% Votes
No17,08778.7%
Yes4,62621.3%

Butte County

ChoicesTotal Votes% Votes
No67,84568.4%
Yes31,35831.6%

Calaveras County

ChoicesTotal Votes% Votes
No20,75078.9%
Yes5,55321.1%

Colusa County

ChoicesTotal Votes% Votes
No5,97377.0%
Yes1,78923.0%

Contra Costa County

ChoicesTotal Votes% Votes
No331,75259.1%
Yes229,67940.9%

Del Norte County

ChoicesTotal Votes% Votes
No--
Yes--

El Dorado County

ChoicesTotal Votes% Votes
No85,02075.7%
Yes27,22224.3%

Fresno County

ChoicesTotal Votes% Votes
No246,35269.6%
Yes107,56030.4%

Glenn County

ChoicesTotal Votes% Votes
No8,79180.3%
Yes2,15619.7%

Humboldt County

ChoicesTotal Votes% Votes
No37,55258.1%
Yes27,08141.9%

Imperial County

ChoicesTotal Votes% Votes
No34,76963.9%
Yes19,61536.1%

Inyo County

ChoicesTotal Votes% Votes
No6,26768.8%
Yes2,84531.2%

Kern County

ChoicesTotal Votes% Votes
No221,06273.8%
Yes78,39826.2%

Kings County

ChoicesTotal Votes% Votes
No32,43375.2%
Yes10,70124.8%

Lake County

ChoicesTotal Votes% Votes
No6,67861.9%
Yes4,10538.1%

Lassen County

ChoicesTotal Votes% Votes
No9,76483.6%
Yes1,91316.4%

Los Angeles County

ChoicesTotal Votes% Votes
No2,049,52850.3%
Yes2,021,53849.7%

Madera County

ChoicesTotal Votes% Votes
No39,64475.1%
Yes13,13224.9%

Marin County

ChoicesTotal Votes% Votes
No85,88858.5%
Yes60,82841.5%

Mariposa County

ChoicesTotal Votes% Votes
No7,65076.3%
Yes2,38223.7%

Mendocino County

ChoicesTotal Votes% Votes
No23,35156.2%
Yes18,16543.8%

Merced County

ChoicesTotal Votes% Votes
No59,30167.9%
Yes28,04932.1%

Modoc County

ChoicesTotal Votes% Votes
No3,48982.1%
Yes76317.9%

Mono County

ChoicesTotal Votes% Votes
No4,18565.7%
Yes2,18434.3%

Monterey County

ChoicesTotal Votes% Votes
No91,09557.3%
Yes67,83742.7%

Napa County

ChoicesTotal Votes% Votes
No42,94961.9%
Yes26,48638.1%

Nevada County

ChoicesTotal Votes% Votes
No43,10369.0%
Yes19,39931.0%

Orange County

ChoicesTotal Votes% Votes
No973,78366.0%
Yes501,46234.0%

Placer County

ChoicesTotal Votes% Votes
No168,82074.4%
Yes58,23125.6%

Plumas County

ChoicesTotal Votes% Votes
No8,35776.2%
Yes2,60523.8%

Riverside County

ChoicesTotal Votes% Votes
No641,89566.1%
Yes328,89833.9%

Sacramento County

ChoicesTotal Votes% Votes
No441,76263.4%
Yes255,10736.6%

San Benito County

ChoicesTotal Votes% Votes
No17,68462.7%
Yes10,53437.3%

San Bernardino County

ChoicesTotal Votes% Votes
No530,46864.9%
Yes286,66635.1%

San Diego County

ChoicesTotal Votes% Votes
No956,74962.1%
Yes582,78537.9%

San Francisco County

ChoicesTotal Votes% Votes
Yes219,28751.8%
No204,21448.2%

San Joaquin County

ChoicesTotal Votes% Votes
No177,50665.4%
Yes94,04234.6%

San Luis Obispo County

ChoicesTotal Votes% Votes
No103,34767.5%
Yes49,68332.5%

San Mateo County

ChoicesTotal Votes% Votes
No204,74357.5%
Yes151,51542.5%

Santa Barbara County

ChoicesTotal Votes% Votes
No121,21462.6%
Yes72,50837.4%

Santa Clara County

ChoicesTotal Votes% Votes
No463,95757.0%
Yes350,04143.0%

Santa Cruz County

ChoicesTotal Votes% Votes
No75,65354.6%
Yes62,79845.4%

Shasta County

ChoicesTotal Votes% Votes
No72,18480.1%
Yes17,91719.9%

Sierra County

ChoicesTotal Votes% Votes
No1,41475.4%
Yes46124.6%

Siskiyou County

ChoicesTotal Votes% Votes
No16,31072.5%
Yes6,18827.5%

Solano County

ChoicesTotal Votes% Votes
No121,27560.5%
Yes79,06139.5%

Sonoma County

ChoicesTotal Votes% Votes
No147,05857.1%
Yes110,60242.9%

Stanislaus County

ChoicesTotal Votes% Votes
No142,45568.0%
Yes66,99832.0%

Sutter County

ChoicesTotal Votes% Votes
No31,16476.5%
Yes9,55723.5%

Tehama County

ChoicesTotal Votes% Votes
No22,91781.7%
Yes5,13918.3%

Trinity County

ChoicesTotal Votes% Votes
No4,51875.1%
Yes1,50124.9%

Tulare County

ChoicesTotal Votes% Votes
No106,38473.7%
Yes37,93226.3%

Tuolumne County

ChoicesTotal Votes% Votes
No22,74577.1%
Yes6,77122.9%

Ventura County

ChoicesTotal Votes% Votes
No257,86662.9%
Yes152,07437.1%

Yolo County

ChoicesTotal Votes% Votes
No53,82558.1%
Yes38,78341.9%

Yuba County

ChoicesTotal Votes% Votes
No21,25674.4%
Yes7,30625.6%