State Senate District 9

Southside Va.
Strong Republican

Localities that lie in this district

Locality Registered Voters Share of District
Pittsylvania County 45,245 29.22%
Danville City 28,741 18.56%
Halifax County 25,005 16.15%
Mecklenburg County 22,956 14.83%
Nottoway County 9,688 6.26%
Charlotte County 8,456 5.46%
Lunenburg County 8,081 5.22%
Prince Edward County (partial) 6,663 4.30%



The US Census Bureau tracks Hispanic/Latino ethnicity separately from race. People who identify as Hispanic/Latino can be of any race.
  • Asian: People who identify as "Asian" alone
  • Black: People who identify as "Black or African American" alone
  • Multiracial: People who identify with two or more race categories
  • Other: People who identify as "American Indian or Alaska Native," "Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander," or "Other Race" alone
  • White: People who identify as "White" alone

Incumbent Senator(s)

Frank Ruff

Next General Election:

Nov. 7, 2023

Most Recent Special Election:

March 28, 2023

Partisan Lean of SD9 Voters

Estimates of results in statewide elections
2021 Governor
2018 US Senator
2017 Lt. Governor
2017 Governor
2017 Attorney General
2016 US President