Redistricting in Virginia

Overview

A voter-approved constitutional amendment makes a bipartisan group of eight lawmakers and eight citizens responsible for drawing legislative districts. This once-in-a-decade process takes place in the second half of 2021.

Watch the video to the right to see how VPAP makes redistricting easier to understand and how you can get involved.

See how different plans would impact you.
Would your representatives change?
Would the partisan lean of your district change?
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The commission must submit new maps to the General Assembly for approval:

23
days
House and Senate maps due on Sunday, October 10, 2021 (assuming Aug. 26th receipt of data)
38
days
Congressional maps due on Monday, October 25, 2021 (assuming Aug. 26th receipt of data)

Plan Lookup

Census 2020

Explore your locality.

Virginia's Redistricting Commission begins its work with this population and demographic data. 2020 numbers were released in August 2021. Find out how your city or county has changed in the last decade.

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The Commission

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