House of Delegates District 72

District Index: Competitive
Based on 2016 presidential and 2017 gubernatorial results.

City/County Outlines

Current district took effect on Feb. 1, 2019.
The 2011 House of Delegates was in effect from April 29, 2011 to Jan. 31, 2019

Effect on Partisan Performance

The current district is less Republican than it had been under the 2011 map.

Dem Rep Spread
2011 House of Delegates 45.3% 54.7% 9.5 R
Current District 46.2% 53.8% 7.5 R
Shift +1.9 D

Change in Partisan Performance measures the change in the gap between the Republican and Democratic candidates if the 2012 presidential election had been held in the current district boundaries. Source: Virginia Division of Legislative Services calculation.

Demographics: Race


Demographics: Hispanic/Latino

The US Census Bureau does not consider Hispanic/Latino to be a race. The Hispanic/Latino community is made up of many races, including white, black and Native American.

Source: 2010 Census data