Located in the southern half of California’s Central Valley, the 21st Congressional District is comprised of Kings County, western Fresno County, southwestern Tulare county, and northwestern Kern county.
The District spans about 160 miles along the I-5, from the Fresno County line to where I-5 meets highway 99 south of Bakersfield. The 21st District‘s economy is a national agricultural powerhouse in dairy and producers hundreds of diverse crops.
The cities in the district include parts of Bakersfield, all of Sanger, Selma, Hanford and Delano. Smaller towns in the district include Avenal, Firebaugh, Mendota, Kerman, Easton, Selma, Caruthers, Riverdale, Laton, Lemoore, Coalinga, Corcoran, Tipton, Pixley, Alpaugh, Earlimart, Terra Bella, McFarland, Lost Hills, Wasco, Shafter, Buttonwillow, Greenfield and Arvin, among others.
The 21st District is also home to the Navy’s newest and largest Master Jet Base, Naval Air Station Lemoore.
702,904 people live and work in the 21st District.