As we’ve discussed before, Los Angeles County accounts for nearly all of the population in the Second District. According to the 2020 census, the population of LA County was 10,014,009 – 86.41% of the Second District. Ventura County was 7.28%, Santa Barbara was 3.87% and San Luis Obispo accounted for 2.44%.
Nearly all of the Second District cases on the Court’s civil docket in the past decade came from Los Angeles County – 128 in all. Three cases were from Ventura County, Santa Barbara produced two cases and San Luis Obispo County had one.
Next up, the Third District.