Virginia's congressional districts

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Virginia's congressional districts since 2013[1]

Virginia is currently divided into 11 congressional districts, each represented by a member of the United States House of Representatives. The number of Virginia's districts remained unchanged after the 2010 Census.

Current districts and representatives

List of members of the Virginian United States House delegation, their terms, their district boundaries, and the districts' political rating according to the CPVI. The delegation has a total of 11 members, with 8 Republicans and 3 Democrats.

District Representative Party CPVI Incumbency District map
1st Rob Wittman official congressional photo.jpg Rob Wittman (R-Manassas) Republican R+8 December 11, 2007 – present Virginia US Congressional District 1 (since 2013).tif
2nd Scott Rigell, Official Portrait, 112th Congress.jpg Scott Rigell (R-Virginia Beach) Republican R+2 January 3, 2011 – present Virginia US Congressional District 2 (since 2013).tif
3rd Bobbyscott.jpg Robert Scott (D-Richmond) Democratic D+27 January 3, 1993 – present Virginia US Congressional District 3 (since 2013).tif
4th Randy Forbes, official Congressional photo portrait, standing.jpg Randy Forbes (R-Chesapeake) Republican R+4 June 19, 2001 – present Virginia US Congressional District 4 (since 2013).tif
5th Robert Hurt, Official Portrait, 112th Congress.jpg Robert Hurt (R-Chatham) Republican R+5 January 3, 2011 – present Virginia US Congressional District 5 (since 2013).tif
6th Rep Bob Goodlatte.jpg Bob Goodlatte (R-Roanoke) Republican R+12 January 3, 1993 – present Virginia US Congressional District 6 (since 2013).tif
7th Dave Brat official congressional photo.jpg Dave Brat (R-Glen Allen) Republican R+10 November 4, 2014 – present Virginia US Congressional District 7 (since 2013).tif
8th Don Beyer, official 114th Congress photo portrait.jpeg Don Beyer (D-Alexandria) Democratic D+16 January 3, 2015 – present Virginia US Congressional District 8 (since 2013).tif
9th Morgan Griffith, Official Portrait, 112th Congress B.jpg Morgan Griffith (R-Salem) Republican R+15 January 3, 2011 – present Virginia US Congressional District 9 (since 2013).tif
10th Barbara Comstock official photo, 114th Congress.jpg Barbara Comstock (R-McLean) Republican R+2 January 3, 2015 – present Virginia US Congressional District 10 (since 2013).tif
11th Connolly.jpg Gerry Connolly (D-Arlington) Democratic D+10 January 3, 2009 – present Virginia US Congressional District 11 (since 2013).tif

Apportionment

Elections held in the year of a census use the apportionment determined by the previous census.

1789 1790 1800
10[2] 19 22
1810 1820 1830 1840 1850 1860 1870 1880 1890 1900
23 22 21 15 13 11 9[3] 10 10 10
1910 1920 1930 1940 1950 1960 1970 1980 1990 2000
10 10 9 9 10 10 10 10 11 11
2010
11

List of districts

Historical and present district boundaries

Table of United States congressional district boundary maps in the State of Virginia, presented chronologically.[15] All redistricting events that took place in Virginia between 1973 and 2013 are shown.

Year Statewide map Norfolk highlight
1973 – 1982 United States Congressional Districts in Virginia, 1973 – 1982.tif United States Congressional Districts in Virginia (metro highlight), 1973 – 1982.tif
1983 – 1992 United States Congressional Districts in Virginia, 1983 – 1992.tif United States Congressional Districts in Virginia (metro highlight), 1983 – 1992.tif
1993 – 1994 United States Congressional Districts in Virginia, 1993 – 1994.tif United States Congressional Districts in Virginia (metro highlight), 1993 – 1994.tif
1995 – 1998 United States Congressional Districts in Virginia, 1995 – 1998.tif United States Congressional Districts in Virginia (metro highlight), 1995 – 1998.tif
1999 – 2002 United States Congressional Districts in Virginia, 1999 – 2002.tif United States Congressional Districts in Virginia (metro highlight), 1999 – 2002.tif
2003 – 2013 United States Congressional Districts in Virginia, 2003 – 2013.tif United States Congressional Districts in Virginia (metro highlight), 2003 – 2013.tif
Since 2013 United States Congressional Districts in Virginia, since 2013.tif United States Congressional Districts in Virginia (metro highlight), since 2013.tif


See also

References

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  3. West Virginia was formed out of portions of Virginia in 1863.
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