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US House of Representatives District 8

Current District

City/County Outlines

Current district took effect on Jan. 7, 2016.
The 2001 US House was in effect from July 19, 2001 to Jan. 24, 2012

Effect on Partisan Performance

The current district is less Democratic than it had been under the 2001 map.

Dem Rep Spread
2001 US House 61.1% 38.7% 22.4 D
Current District 60.1% 39.9% 20.2 D
Shift +2.2 R

Change in Partisan Performance measures the change in the gap between the Republican and Democratic candidates if the 2009 Governor's 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