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Virginia

2022 population: 8,683,619   ( 682,595 from 2010)
Land area: 39481.9 square miles
Population density: 219.9 persons per square mile

2022 Census data
White:5,196,054 59.84% 0.2%
Black:1,664,10819.16% 9.2%
Indian:23,2070.27% 12.2%
Asian:630,9397.27% 43.0%
2+ races:258,3082.97% 42.2%
Hispanic:911,00310.49% 44.2%
Total non-White:3,487,56540.16% 23.9%

2020-2022 ComponentsNumberRate
Births:214,851 12.4
Deaths:186,92110.8
Net Migration: -29,775-1.7
Net Immigration: 52,7623.1
Change in White population:9,604 0.1
Change in Non-White pop.:672,991 8.4



Historical Presidential Election Results for Virginia



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YearTurnout WinnerRunner-Up OtherTotal Votes Diff
(US)
PUSVEV
2020 66% Joe Biden (D) 2,413,568 54.1% Donald Trump* (R) 1,962,430 44.0% 84,526 [+] 1.9% 4,460,524 -3 2.81% 13
2016 62% Hillary Clinton (D) 1,981,473 49.8% Donald Trump (R) 1,769,443 44.4% 231,836 [+] 5.8% 3,982,752 -1 2.90% 13
2012 62% Barack Obama* (D) 1,971,820 51.2% Mitt Romney (R) 1,822,522 47.3% 60,147 [+] 1.6% 3,854,489 0 2.98% 13
2008 63% Barack Obama (D) 1,959,532 52.6% John McCain (R) 1,725,005 46.3% 38,723 [+] 1.0% 3,723,260 1 2.83% 13
2004 57% George W. Bush* (R) 1,716,959 53.7% John Kerry (D) 1,454,742 45.5% 26,666 [+] 0.8% 3,198,367 3 2.62% 13
2000 51% George W. Bush (R) 1,437,490 52.5% Albert Gore, Jr. (D) 1,217,290 44.4% 84,667 [+] 3.1% 2,739,447 5 2.60% 13
1996 48% Robert Dole (R) 1,138,350 47.1% Bill Clinton* (D) 1,091,060 45.1% 187,232 [+] 7.7% 2,416,642 6 2.51% 13
1992 53% George Bush* (R) 1,150,517 45.0% Bill Clinton (D) 1,038,650 40.6% 369,498 [+] 14.4% 2,558,665 8 2.45% 13
1988 49% George Bush (R) 1,309,162 59.7% Michael Dukakis (D) 859,799 39.2% 22,648 [+] 1.0% 2,191,609 6 2.39% 12
1984 51% Ronald Reagan* (R) 1,337,078 62.3% Walter Mondale (D) 796,250 37.1% 13,307 0.6% 2,146,635 3 2.32% 12
1980 47% Ronald Reagan (R) 989,609 53.0% Jimmy Carter* (D) 752,174 40.3% 124,249 [+] 6.7% 1,866,032 2 2.16% 12
1976 48% Gerald Ford* (R) 836,554 49.3% Jimmy Carter (D) 813,896 48.0% 46,644 [+] 2.7% 1,697,094 1 2.08% 12
1972 44% Richard Nixon* (R) 988,493 67.8% George McGovern (D) 438,887 30.1% 29,639 [+] 2.0% 1,457,019 7 1.87% 12
1968 51% Richard Nixon (R) 590,319 43.4% Hubert Humphrey (D) 442,387 32.5% 328,785 [+] 24.1% 1,361,491 0 1.86% 12
1964 41% Lyndon Johnson* (D) 558,038 53.5% Barry Goldwater (R) 481,334 46.2% 2,895 0.3% 1,042,267 8 1.48% 12
1960 33% Richard Nixon (R) 404,521 52.4% John Kennedy (D) 362,327 47.0% 4,601 0.6% 771,449 3 1.12% 12
1956 31% Dwight Eisenhower* (R) 386,459 55.4% Adlai Stevenson (D) 267,760 38.4% 43,759 6.3% 697,978 -2 1.13% 12
1952 29% Dwight Eisenhower (R) 349,037 56.3% Adlai Stevenson (D) 268,677 43.4% 1,975 0.3% 619,689 1 1.00% 12
1948 22% Harry Truman* (D) 200,786 47.9% Thomas Dewey (R) 172,070 41.0% 46,400 [+] 11.1% 419,256 -4 0.86% 11
1944 23% Franklin Roosevelt* (D) 242,276 62.4% Thomas Dewey (R) 145,243 37.4% 966 0.2% 388,485 -9 0.81% 11
1940 22% Franklin Roosevelt* (D) 235,961 68.1% Wendell Willkie (R) 109,363 31.6% 1,284 0.4% 346,608 -13 0.69% 11
1936 24% Franklin Roosevelt* (D) 234,980 70.2% Alf Landon (R) 98,336 29.4% 1,274 [+] 0.4% 334,590 -7 0.73% 11
1932 22% Franklin Roosevelt (D) 203,979 68.5% Herbert Hoover* (R) 89,637 30.1% 4,326 [+] 1.5% 297,942 -10 0.75% 11
1928 24% Herbert Hoover (R) 164,609 53.9% Al Smith (D) 140,146 45.9% 603 [+] 0.2% 305,358 -4 0.83% 12
1924 18% John Davis (D) 139,717 62.5% Calvin Coolidge (R) 73,328 32.8% 10,558 [+] 4.7% 223,603 -21 0.77% 12
1920 19% James Cox (D) 141,670 61.3% Warren Harding (R) 87,456 37.9% 1,874 [+] 0.8% 231,000 -22 0.86% 12
1916 14% Woodrow Wilson* (D) 102,825 66.8% Charles Evans Hughes (R) 49,358 32.1% 1,812 [+] 1.2% 153,995 -14 0.83% 12
1912 13% Woodrow Wilson (D) 90,332 65.9% Theodore Roosevelt (Prog) 23,288 17.0% 23,356 [+] 17.1% 136,976 -7 0.91% 12
1908 14% William J. Bryan (D) 82,936 60.5% William Taft (R) 52,568 38.4% 1,475 [+] 1.1% 136,979 -13 0.92% 12
1904 14% Alton Parker (D) 80,649 61.6% Theodore Roosevelt (R) 48,180 36.8% 2,013 [+] 1.5% 130,842 -20 0.97% 12
1900 29% William J. Bryan (D) 146,079 55.3% William McKinley* (R) 115,769 43.8% 2,509 [+] 0.9% 264,357 -8 1.89% 12
* incumbent         PUSV: percent of U.S. vote



2020 President, Virginia
CandidateVotesPct
Joe Biden (D) 2,413,568 54.1%
Donald Trump* (R) 1,962,430 44.0%
Jo Jorgensen (Lbt) 64,761 1.5%
Other 19,765 0.4%
TOTAL 4,460,524
Turnout: 66% Diff (US): -3


2016 President, Virginia
CandidateVotesPct
Hillary Clinton (D) 1,981,473 49.8%
Donald Trump (R) 1,769,443 44.4%
Gary Johnson (Lbt) 118,274 3.0%
Jill Stein (Grn) 27,638 0.7%
Evan McMullin (I) 54,054 1.4%
Other 31,870 0.8%
TOTAL 3,982,752
Turnout: 62% Diff (US): -1


2012 President, Virginia
CandidateVotesPct
Barack Obama* (D) 1,971,820 51.2%
Mitt Romney (R) 1,822,522 47.3%
Gary Johnson (Lbt) 31,216 0.8%
Other 28,931 0.8%
TOTAL 3,854,489
Turnout: 62% Diff (US): 0


2008 President, Virginia
CandidateVotesPct
Barack Obama (D) 1,959,532 52.6%
John McCain (R) 1,725,005 46.3%
Ralph Nader (I) 11,483 0.3%
Bob Barr (Lbt) 11,067 0.3%
Other 16,173 0.4%
TOTAL 3,723,260
Turnout: 63% Diff (US): 1


2004 President, Virginia
CandidateVotesPct
George W. Bush* (R) 1,716,959 53.7%
John Kerry (D) 1,454,742 45.5%
Ralph Nader (I) 2,393 0.1%
Other 24,273 0.8%
TOTAL 3,198,367
Turnout: 57% Diff (US): 3


2000 President, Virginia
CandidateVotesPct
George W. Bush (R) 1,437,490 52.5%
Albert Gore, Jr. (D) 1,217,290 44.4%
Ralph Nader (Grn) 59,398 2.2%
Pat Buchanan (Ref) 5,455 0.2%
Other 19,814 0.7%
TOTAL 2,739,447
Turnout: 51% Diff (US): 5


1996 President, Virginia
CandidateVotesPct
Bill Clinton* (D) 1,091,060 45.1%
Robert Dole (R) 1,138,350 47.1%
Ross Perot (Ref) 159,861 6.6%
Harry Browne (Lbt) 9,174 0.4%
Other 18,197 0.8%
TOTAL 2,416,642
Turnout: 48% Diff (US): 6


1992 President, Virginia
CandidateVotesPct
Bill Clinton (D) 1,038,650 40.6%
George Bush* (R) 1,150,517 45.0%
Ross Perot (I) 348,639 13.6%
Other 20,859 0.8%
TOTAL 2,558,665
Turnout: 53% Diff (US): 8


1988 President, Virginia
CandidateVotesPct
George Bush (R) 1,309,162 59.7%
Michael Dukakis (D) 859,799 39.2%
Ron Paul (Lbt) 8,336 0.4%
Other 14,312 0.7%
TOTAL 2,191,609
Turnout: 49% Diff (US): 6


1984 President, Virginia
CandidateVotesPct
Ronald Reagan* (R) 1,337,078 62.3%
Walter Mondale (D) 796,250 37.1%
Other 13,307 0.6%
TOTAL 2,146,635
Turnout: 51% Diff (US): 3


1980 President, Virginia
CandidateVotesPct
Ronald Reagan (R) 989,609 53.0%
Jimmy Carter* (D) 752,174 40.3%
John Anderson (I) 95,418 5.1%
Edward Clark (Lbt) 12,821 0.7%
Other 16,010 0.9%
TOTAL 1,866,032
Turnout: 47% Diff (US): 2


1976 President, Virginia
CandidateVotesPct
Jimmy Carter (D) 813,896 48.0%
Gerald Ford* (R) 836,554 49.3%
Other 46,644 2.7%
TOTAL 1,697,094
Turnout: 48% Diff (US): 1


1972 President, Virginia
CandidateVotesPct
Richard Nixon* (R) 988,493 67.8%
George McGovern (D) 438,887 30.1%
John Schmitz (Amer) 19,721 1.4%
Other 9,918 0.7%
TOTAL 1,457,019
Turnout: 44% Diff (US): 7


1968 President, Virginia
CandidateVotesPct
Richard Nixon (R) 590,319 43.4%
Hubert Humphrey (D) 442,387 32.5%
George Wallace (AIP) 321,833 23.6%
Other 6,952 0.5%
TOTAL 1,361,491
Turnout: 51% Diff (US): 0


1964 President, Virginia
CandidateVotesPct
Lyndon Johnson* (D) 558,038 53.5%
Barry Goldwater (R) 481,334 46.2%
Other 2,895 0.3%
TOTAL 1,042,267
Turnout: 41% Diff (US): 8


1960 President, Virginia
CandidateVotesPct
John Kennedy (D) 362,327 47.0%
Richard Nixon (R) 404,521 52.4%
Other 4,601 0.6%
TOTAL 771,449
Turnout: 33% Diff (US): 3


1956 President, Virginia
CandidateVotesPct
Dwight Eisenhower* (R) 386,459 55.4%
Adlai Stevenson (D) 267,760 38.4%
Other 43,759 6.3%
TOTAL 697,978
Turnout: 31% Diff (US): -2


1952 President, Virginia
CandidateVotesPct
Dwight Eisenhower (R) 349,037 56.3%
Adlai Stevenson (D) 268,677 43.4%
Other 1,975 0.3%
TOTAL 619,689
Turnout: 29% Diff (US): 1


1948 President, Virginia
CandidateVotesPct
Harry Truman* (D) 200,786 47.9%
Thomas Dewey (R) 172,070 41.0%
Strom Thurmond (StsRts) 43,393 10.4%
Henry Wallace (Prog) 2,047 0.5%
Other 960 0.2%
TOTAL 419,256
Turnout: 22% Diff (US): -4


1944 President, Virginia
CandidateVotesPct
Franklin Roosevelt* (D) 242,276 62.4%
Thomas Dewey (R) 145,243 37.4%
Other 966 0.2%
TOTAL 388,485
Turnout: 23% Diff (US): -9


1940 President, Virginia
CandidateVotesPct
Franklin Roosevelt* (D) 235,961 68.1%
Wendell Willkie (R) 109,363 31.6%
Other 1,284 0.4%
TOTAL 346,608
Turnout: 22% Diff (US): -13


1936 President, Virginia
CandidateVotesPct
Franklin Roosevelt* (D) 234,980 70.2%
Alf Landon (R) 98,336 29.4%
William Lemke (Union) 233 0.1%
Norman Thomas (Soc) 313 0.1%
Other 728 0.2%
TOTAL 334,590
Turnout: 24% Diff (US): -7


1932 President, Virginia
CandidateVotesPct
Franklin Roosevelt (D) 203,979 68.5%
Herbert Hoover* (R) 89,637 30.1%
Norman Thomas (Soc) 2,382 0.8%
Other 1,944 0.7%
TOTAL 297,942
Turnout: 22% Diff (US): -10


1928 President, Virginia
CandidateVotesPct
Herbert Hoover (R) 164,609 53.9%
Al Smith (D) 140,146 45.9%
Norman Thomas (Soc) 250 0.1%
Other 353 0.1%
TOTAL 305,358
Turnout: 24% Diff (US): -4


1924 President, Virginia
CandidateVotesPct
Calvin Coolidge (R) 73,328 32.8%
John Davis (D) 139,717 62.5%
Robert LaFollette (Prog) 10,369 4.6%
Other 189 0.1%
TOTAL 223,603
Turnout: 18% Diff (US): -21


1920 President, Virginia
CandidateVotesPct
Warren Harding (R) 87,456 37.9%
James Cox (D) 141,670 61.3%
Eugene Debs (Soc) 807 0.3%
Parley Christiansen (FL) 240 0.1%
Aaron Watkins (Proh) 826 0.4%
Other 1 0.0%
TOTAL 231,000
Turnout: 19% Diff (US): -22


1916 President, Virginia
CandidateVotesPct
Woodrow Wilson* (D) 102,825 66.8%
Charles Evans Hughes (R) 49,358 32.1%
Allan Benson (Soc) 1,062 0.7%
James Hanly (Proh) 683 0.4%
Other 67 0.0%
TOTAL 153,995
Turnout: 14% Diff (US): -14


1912 President, Virginia
CandidateVotesPct
Woodrow Wilson (D) 90,332 65.9%
Theodore Roosevelt (Prog) 23,288 17.0%
William Taft* (R) 21,777 15.9%
Eugene Debs (Soc) 820 0.6%
Eugene Chafin (Proh) 709 0.5%
Other 50 0.0%
TOTAL 136,976
Turnout: 13% Diff (US): -7


1908 President, Virginia
CandidateVotesPct
William Taft (R) 52,568 38.4%
William J. Bryan (D) 82,936 60.5%
Eugene Debs (Soc) 225 0.2%
Eugene Chafin (Proh) 1,111 0.8%
Thomas Hisgen (I) 51 0.0%
Other 88 0.1%
TOTAL 136,979
Turnout: 14% Diff (US): -13


1904 President, Virginia
CandidateVotesPct
Theodore Roosevelt (R) 48,180 36.8%
Alton Parker (D) 80,649 61.6%
Eugene Debs (Soc) 202 0.2%
Silas Swallow (Proh) 1,379 1.1%
Other 432 0.3%
TOTAL 130,842
Turnout: 14% Diff (US): -20


1900 President, Virginia
CandidateVotesPct
William McKinley* (R) 115,769 43.8%
William J. Bryan (D) 146,079 55.3%
John Woolley (Proh) 2,130 0.8%
Other 379 0.1%
TOTAL 264,357
Turnout: 29% Diff (US): -8
* incumbent

Historical Statewide Election Results for Virginia

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YearTypeTurnoutWinnerRunner-Up OtherTotal Votes
2021 G 48% Glenn Youngkin (R) 1,663,596 50.6% Terry McAuliffe (D) 1,600,116 48.6% 25,718 [+] 0.8% 3,289,430
2020 S2 65% Mark Warner* (D) 2,466,500 56.0% Daniel Gade (R) 1,934,199 43.9% 4,388 0.1% 4,405,087
2018 S1 51% Tim Kaine* (D) 1,910,370 57.0% Corey Stewart (R) 1,374,313 41.0% 66,690 [+] 2.0% 3,351,373
2017 G 40% Ralph Northam (D) 1,408,818 53.9% Ed Gillespie (R) 1,175,732 45.0% 29,515 [+] 1.1% 2,614,065
2014 S2 34% Mark Warner* (D) 1,073,667 49.1% Ed Gillespie (R) 1,055,940 48.3% 54,866 [+] 2.5% 2,184,473
2013 G 36% Terry McAuliffe (D) 1,069,789 47.8% Ken Cuccinelli (R) 1,013,354 45.2% 157,171 [+] 7.0% 2,240,314
2012 S1 61% Tim Kaine (D) 2,010,067 52.9% George Allen (R) 1,785,542 47.0% 6,587 0.2% 3,802,196
2009 G 33% Bob McDonnell (R) 1,163,523 58.6% Creigh Deeds (D) 818,909 41.3% 2,509 0.1% 1,984,941
2008 S2 62% Mark Warner (D) 2,369,327 65.0% Jim Gilmore (R) 1,228,830 33.7% 45,137 [+] 1.2% 3,643,294
2006 S1 41% Jim Webb (D) 1,175,606 49.6% George Allen* (R) 1,166,277 49.2% 28,562 [+] 1.2% 2,370,445
2005 G 35% Tim Kaine (D) 1,025,942 51.7% Jerry Kilgore (R) 912,327 46.0% 45,509 [+] 2.3% 1,983,778
2002 S2 27% John Warner* (R) 1,229,894 82.6% Nancy Spannaus (I) 145,102 9.7% 114,426 [+] 7.7% 1,489,422
2001 G 35% Mark Warner (D) 984,177 52.2% Mark Earley (R) 887,234 47.0% 15,310 [+] 0.8% 1,886,721
2000 S1 51% George Allen (R) 1,420,460 52.3% Charles Robb* (D) 1,296,093 47.7% 1,748 0.1% 2,718,301
1997 G 34% Jim Gilmore (R) 969,062 55.8% Don Beyer (D) 738,971 42.6% 28,281 [+] 1.6% 1,736,314
1996 S2 46% John Warner* (R) 1,235,744 52.5% Mark Warner (D) 1,115,982 47.4% 2,989 0.1% 2,354,715
1994 S1 42% Charles Robb* (D) 938,376 45.6% Oliver North (R) 882,213 42.9% 236,874 [+] 11.5% 2,057,463
1993 G 37% George Allen (R) 1,045,319 58.3% Mary Sue Terry (D) 733,527 40.9% 15,070 [+] 0.8% 1,793,916
1990 S2 23% John Warner* (R) 876,782 80.9% Nancy Spannaus (I) 196,755 18.2% 10,153 0.9% 1,083,690
1989 G 40% Douglas Wilder (D) 896,936 50.1% Marshall Coleman (R) 890,195 49.8% 1,947 0.1% 1,789,078
1988 S1 47% Charles Robb (D) 1,474,086 71.2% Maurice Dawkins (R) 593,652 28.7% 1,159 0.1% 2,068,897
1985 G 32% Gerald Baliles (D) 741,438 55.2% Wyatt Durette (R) 601,652 44.8% 153 0.0% 1,343,243
1984 S2 48% John Warner* (R) 1,406,194 70.0% Edythe Harrison (D) 601,142 29.9% 151 0.0% 2,007,487
1982 S1 35% Paul Trible (R) 724,571 51.2% Richard Davis (D) 690,839 48.8% 212 0.0% 1,415,622
1981 G 36% Charles Robb (D) 760,357 53.5% Marshall Coleman (R) 659,398 46.4% 856 0.1% 1,420,611
1978 S2 37% John Warner (R) 613,232 50.2% Andrew Miller (D) 608,511 49.8% 513 0.0% 1,222,256
1977 G 38% John Dalton (R) 699,302 55.9% Henry Howell (D) 541,319 43.3% 10,319 [+] 0.8% 1,250,940
1976 S1 44% Harry Byrd, Jr.* (I) 890,778 57.2% Elmo Zumwalt (D) 596,009 38.3% 70,713 [+] 4.5% 1,557,500
1973 G 34% Mills Godwin (R) 525,075 50.7% Henry Howell (I) 510,103 49.3% 317 0.0% 1,035,495
1972 S2 42% William Lloyd Scott (R) 718,337 51.4% William Spong* (D) 643,963 46.1% 33,968 [+] 2.4% 1,396,268
1970 S1 32% Harry Byrd, Jr.* (I) 506,633 53.5% George Rawlings (D) 295,057 31.2% 145,061 [+] 15.3% 946,751
1969 G 34% Linwood Holton (R) 480,869 52.5% William Battle (D) 415,695 45.4% 19,160 [+] 2.1% 915,724
1966 S1 28% Harry Byrd, Jr. (D) 389,028 53.3% Lawrence Traylor (R) 272,804 37.4% 68,007 [+] 9.3% 729,839
1966 S2 28% William Spong (D) 429,855 58.6% James Ould (R) 245,681 33.5% 58,343 [+] 7.9% 733,879
1965 G 22% Mills Godwin (D) 269,526 47.9% Linwood Holton (R) 212,207 37.7% 81,037 [+] 14.4% 562,770
1964 S1 37% Harry Byrd* (D) 592,260 63.8% Richard May (R) 176,624 19.0% 159,479 [+] 17.2% 928,363
1961 G 17% Albert Harrison (D) 251,861 63.8% Clyde Pearson (R) 142,567 36.1% 62 0.0% 394,490
1960 S2 27% Willis Robertson* (D) 506,169 81.3% Stuart Baker (I) 88,718 14.2% 27,933 [+] 4.5% 622,820
1958 S1 19% Harry Byrd* (D) 317,221 69.3% Clarke Robb (Social Democrat) 120,224 26.3% 20,154 [+] 4.4% 457,599
1957 G 22% Lindsay Almond (D) 326,921 63.2% Ted Dalton (R) 188,628 36.4% 2,106 [+] 0.4% 517,655
1954 S2 14% Willis Robertson* (D) 244,844 79.9% Charles Lewis (Independent Democrat) 32,681 10.7% 28,985 [+] 9.5% 306,510
1953 G 19% Thomas Stanley (D) 226,998 54.8% Ted Dalton (R) 183,328 44.3% 3,699 [+] 0.9% 414,025
1952 S1 26% Harry Byrd* (D) 398,677 73.4% H.M. Vise (Independent Democrat) 69,133 12.7% 75,706 [+] 13.9% 543,516
1949 G 14% John Battle (D) 184,772 70.4% Walter Johnson (R) 71,991 27.4% 5,697 [+] 2.2% 262,460
1948 S2 21% Willis Robertson* (D) 253,865 65.6% Robert Woods (R) 119,366 30.8% 13,762 [+] 3.6% 386,993
1946 S1 14% Harry Byrd* (D) 163,960 64.9% Lester Parsons (R) 77,005 30.5% 11,863 [+] 4.7% 252,828
1946 S2 14% Willis Robertson (D) 169,680 68.2% Robert Woods (R) 72,253 29.0% 7,024 [+] 2.8% 248,957
1945 G 10% William Tuck (D) 112,355 66.6% Lloyd Landreth (I) 52,386 31.0% 4,023 [+] 2.4% 168,764
1942 S2 5% Carter Glass* (D) 79,421 91.1% Lawrence Wilkes (Socialist) 5,690 6.5% 2,041 [+] 2.3% 87,152
1941 G 8% Colgate Darden (D) 98,680 80.6% Benjamin Muse (R) 21,896 17.9% 1,883 [+] 1.5% 122,459
1940 S1 19% Harry Byrd* (D) 274,260 93.4% Hilliard Bernstein (Socialist) 11,159 3.8% 8,250 [+] 2.8% 293,669
1937 G 11% James Price (D) 124,145 82.8% Powell Royall (I) 23,670 15.8% 2,154 [+] 1.4% 149,969
1936 S2 19% Carter Glass (D) 244,518 91.7% George Rohken (R) 12,573 4.7% 9,501 [+] 3.6% 266,592
*: incumbent               +: ran on additional party lines               Type: G: Governor; S1,S2,S3: Senate Class 1, 2 or 3
italics: special election

Other Statewide Election Results for Virginia

YearTypeTurnoutWinnerRunner-Up OtherTotal Votes
2021 AG 48% Jason Miyares (R) 1,647,534 50.4% Mark Herring* (D) 1,621,227 49.6% 2,996 0.1% 3,271,757
2021 LG 48% Winsome Sears (R) 1,658,767 50.7% Hala Ayala (D) 1,608,691 49.2% 3,808 0.1% 3,271,266
2017 AG 40% Mark Herring* (D) 1,385,389 53.3% John Adams (R) 1,209,339 46.6% 2,486 0.1% 2,597,214
2017 LG 40% Justin Fairfax (D) 1,368,261 52.7% Jill Vogel (R) 1,224,519 47.2% 2,446 0.1% 2,595,226
2013 AG 35% Mark Herring (D) 1,105,045 49.9% Mark Obenshain (R) 1,104,138 49.9% 4,892 0.2% 2,214,075
2013 LG 35% Ralph Northam (D) 1,213,155 55.1% Earl Jackson (R) 980,257 44.5% 7,472 0.3% 2,200,884
2009 AG 33% Ken Cuccinelli (R) 1,124,137 57.5% Stephen Shannon (D) 828,687 42.4% 1,772 0.1% 1,954,596
2009 LG 20% Bill Bolling* (R) 1,106,793 92.7% Jody Wagner (D) 85,111 7.1% 1,569 0.1% 1,193,473
2005 AG 34% Bob McDonnell (R) 970,886 50.0% Creigh Deeds (D) 970,563 49.9% 1,801 0.1% 1,943,250
2005 LG 34% Bill Bolling (R) 979,265 50.5% Leslie Byrne (D) 956,906 49.3% 4,065 0.2% 1,940,236
2001 AG 34% Jerry Kilgore (R) 1,107,068 60.0% Donald McEachin (D) 736,431 39.9% 1,282 0.1% 1,844,781
2001 LG 34% Tim Kaine (D) 925,974 50.3% Jay Katzen (R) 883,886 48.1% 29,273 [+] 1.6% 1,839,133
1997 AG 32% Mark Earley (R) 953,455 57.5% Bill Dolan (D) 702,523 42.4% 2,393 0.1% 1,658,371
1997 LG 32% John Hager (R) 839,895 50.2% L.F. Payne (D) 754,404 45.1% 80,222 [+] 4.8% 1,674,521
1993 AG 35% Jim Gilmore (R) 958,982 56.1% Bill Dolan (D) 749,565 43.9% 370 0.0% 1,708,917
1993 LG 36% Don Beyer* (D) 947,837 54.5% Mike Farris (R) 791,593 45.5% 553 0.0% 1,739,983
1989 AG 39% Mary Sue Terry* (D) 1,096,095 63.2% Joseph Benedetti (R) 638,124 36.8% 310 0.0% 1,734,529
1989 LG 38% Don Beyer (D) 934,377 54.1% Eddy Dalton (R) 791,360 45.8% 537 0.0% 1,726,274
1985 AG 31% Mary Sue Terry (D) 814,808 61.4% W.R. O'Brien (R) 512,269 38.6% 67 0.0% 1,327,144
1985 LG 31% Douglas Wilder (D) 685,329 51.8% John Chichester (R) 636,695 48.2% 89 0.0% 1,322,113
1981 AG 34% Gerald Baliles (D) 682,410 51.0% Wyatt Durrette (R) 656,284 49.0% 520 0.0% 1,339,214
1981 LG 34% Richard Davis (D) 750,743 55.4% Nathan Miller (R) 602,714 44.5% 621 0.0% 1,354,078
1977 AG 35% Marshall Coleman (R) 617,628 53.6% Ed Lane (D) 535,338 46.4% 67 0.0% 1,153,033
1977 LG 37% Charles Robb (D) 652,084 54.2% Joe Canada (R) 550,116 45.8% 75 0.0% 1,202,275
1973 AG 30% Andrew Miller* (D) 662,568 70.6% Patton Echols (R) 276,383 29.4% 69 0.0% 939,020
1973 LG 30% John Dalton (R) 505,729 54.0% Harry Michael (D) 332,990 35.5% 98,551 [+] 10.5% 937,270
1971 LG sp 30% Henry Howell (I) 362,371 40.0% George Kostel (D) 334,580 36.9% 209,942 [+] 23.1% 906,893
1969 AG 32% Andrew Miller (D) 455,264 52.1% Richard Obenshain (R) 402,382 46.1% 15,738 [+] 1.8% 873,384
1969 LG 32% Sarge Reynolds (D) 472,853 54.0% Buz Dawbarn (R) 371,246 42.4% 32,116 [+] 3.7% 876,215
1965 AG 21% Robert Button* (D) 274,445 50.8% Dortch Warringer (R) 184,899 34.2% 80,551 [+] 14.9% 539,895
1965 LG 21% Fred Pollard (D) 272,425 50.0% Vincent Callahan (R) 202,053 37.1% 69,957 [+] 12.8% 544,435
1961 AG 16% Robert Button (D) 247,931 65.3% Leon Owens (R) 131,774 34.7% 20 0.0% 379,725
1961 LG 16% Mills Godwin (D) 251,223 65.6% Hazel Barger (R) 131,437 34.3% 35 0.0% 382,695
*: incumbent               +: ran on additional party lines
Type: AG: Attorney General; LG: Lt. Governor
italics: special election

Voter Registration Data for Virginia

Party registration is not used in this state, however as of 2022 registrations in Virginia were estimated to be 28% Republican and 51% Democrat.

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YearTotalRepublicanDemocratOtherR/D EdgeR/D Edge %VAPOP %
2022 5,736,249 0 0.0% 0 0.0% 5,736,249 100.0% n/a n/a 84%
2020 5,763,288 0 0.0% 0 0.0% 5,763,288 100.0% n/a n/a 85%
2018 5,313,445 0 0.0% 0 0.0% 5,313,445 100.0% n/a n/a 80%
2016 5,127,093 0 0.0% 0 0.0% 5,127,093 100.0% n/a n/a 78%
2014 4,883,049 0 0.0% 0 0.0% 4,883,049 100.0% n/a n/a 76%
2012 4,905,108 0 0.0% 0 0.0% 4,905,108 100.0% n/a n/a 78%
2010 4,745,620 0 0.0% 0 0.0% 4,745,620 100.0% n/a n/a 77%
2008 4,912,634 0 0.0% 0 0.0% 4,912,634 100.0% n/a n/a 82%
2006 4,244,496 0 0.0% 0 0.0% 4,244,496 100.0% n/a n/a 73%
2004 4,179,304 0 0.0% 0 0.0% 4,179,304 100.0% n/a n/a 74%
2002 3,841,928 0 0.0% 0 0.0% 3,841,928 100.0% n/a n/a 70%
2000 3,769,495 0 0.0% 0 0.0% 3,769,495 100.0% n/a n/a 71%
1994 3,004,169 0 0.0% 0 0.0% 3,004,169 100.0% n/a n/a 61%
1986 2,612,060 0 0.0% 0 0.0% 2,612,060 100.0% n/a n/a 60%
VAPOP% is the estimated percentage of voting age population that is registered.
Registration data may include "inactive" voters.   Data for each year pertains to the November elections.

Partisan Legislative Composition for Virginia

YearU.S. House
RepDemOther
2022 5 6 0
2020 4 7 0
2018 4 7 0
2016 7 4 0
2014 8 3 0
2012 8 3 0
2010 8 3 0
2008 5 6 0
2006 8 3 0
2004 8 3 0
2002 8 3 0
2000 6 4 1
1998 5 6 0
1996 5 6 0
1994 5 6 0
1992 4 7 0
1990 4 6 0
1988 5 5 0
1986 5 5 0
1984 6 4 0
1982 6 4 0
1980 9 1 0
1978 6 4 0
1976 6 4 0
1974 5 5 0
1972 7 3 0
1970 6 4 0
1968 5 5 0
1966 4 6 0
1964 2 8 0
1962 2 8 0
1960 2 8 0
1958 2 8 0
1956 2 8 0
1954 2 8 0
1952 3 7 0
1950 0 9 0
1948 0 9 0
1946 0 9 0
1944 0 9 0
1942 0 9 0
1940 0 9 0
1938 0 9 0
1936 0 9 0
YearState Senate
RepDemOther
2023 19 21 0
2021 [1] 19 21 0
2019 19 21 0
2017 21 19 0
2015 21 19 0
2013 [2] 20 20 0
2011 [3] 20 20 0
2009 18 22 0
2007 19 21 0
2005 24 16 0
2003 24 16 0
2001 21 19 0
1999 21 19 0
1997 [4] 20 20 0
1995 [5] 20 20 0
1993 18 22 0
1991 18 22 0
1989 10 30 0
1987 10 30 0
1985 8 32 0
1983 8 32 0
1981 9 31 0
1979 9 31 0
1977 6 34 0
1975 5 35 0
1973 6 34 0
1971 7 33 0
1969 7 33 0
1967 6 34 0
1965 3 37 0
1963 3 37 0
1961 2 38 0
1959 2 38 0
1957 3 37 0
1955 3 37 0
1953 3 37 0
1951 3 37 0
1949 2 38 0
1947 2 38 0
1945 3 37 0
1943 3 37 0
1941 2 38 0
1939 2 38 0
1937 2 38 0
YearState House
RepDemOther
2023 49 51 0
2021 52 48 0
2019 45 55 0
2017 51 49 0
2015 66 34 0
2013 68 32 0
2011 67 32 1
2009 59 39 2
2007 54 44 2
2005 57 40 3
2003 61 37 2
2001 64 34 2
1999 52 47 1
1997 [6] 48 51 1
1995 47 52 1
1993 47 52 1
1991 40 58 1
1989 40 59 1
1987 35 64 1
1985 33 65 2
1983 34 65 1
1981 32 66 2
1979 25 74 1
1977 21 76 3
1975 17 78 5
1973 20 65 15
1971 24 73 3
1969 24 75 1
1967 14 86 0
1965 12 87 1
1963 11 89 0
1961 5 94 1
1959 4 96 0
1957 6 94 0
1955 6 94 0
1953 6 94 0
1951 6 94 0
1949 6 94 0
1947 7 93 0
1945 7 93 0
1943 6 94 0
1941 3 97 0
1939 3 97 0
1937 7 93 0
The partisan breakdowns shown are ones which took effect following the general elections in the specified year.

[1] Republican State Senator Jennifer Kiggans vacated her seat after she was elected to the U.S. House of Representatives. Democrat Aaron Rouse won the special election to succeed her. (18 R, 22 D).
[2] Control of Senate decided by Democrat Lieutenant Governor. On June 9, 2014, Democrat Phillip Puckett resigned from the Virginia State Senate. He was replaced by Republican Ben Chafin in an August 19 special election (21 R, 19 D).
[3] Control of Senate decided by Republican Lieutenant Governor.
[4] Republicans won a special election to claim the majority in the chamber after Democrat Charles Waddell resigned his seat.
[5] Republicans and Democrats negotiated a power-sharing agreement to split control of the chamber after the tie.
[6] The 1997 general election yielded a 51-48-1 Democrat majority. David Brickley resigned his seat right afterward, however, and a special election for District 51 was called. His seat flipped to the Republicans, and with Independent Lacey Putney siding with the Republicans, the chamber was tied. Democrats retained the Speakership through a power-sharing agreement (49 R, 50 D, 1 I).

Source for state legislature data and notations: Wikipedia