Virginia House District 2

Previous Election Results

1996 House General Election
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Owen Pickett Democratic 106,215 64.8%
John Tate Republican 57,586 35.2%
2000 House General Election
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Edward Schrock Republican 97,856 52.0%
Jody Wagner Democratic 90,328 48.0%
2002 House General Election
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Ed Schrock Republican 103,807 83.4%
D.C. Amarasinghe Green 20,589 16.6%
2004 House General Election
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Thelma Drake Republican 132,946 55.1%
David Ashe Democratic 108,180 44.9%
2006 House General Election
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Thelma Drake Republican 88,777 51.4%
Philip Kellam Democratic 83,901 48.6%
2008 House General Election
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Glenn Nye Democratic 141,885 52.5%
Thelma Drake Republican 128,524 47.5%
2010 House General Election
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Scott Rigell Republican 88,340 53.2%
Glenn Nye Democratic 70,591 42.5%
Kenny Golden Independent 7,194 4.3%
2010 House Primary
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Scott Rigell Republican 14,396 39.5%
Ben Loyola Republican 9,762 26.8%
Bert Mizusawa Republican 6,342 17.4%
Scott Taylor Republican 2,950 8.1%
Jessica Sandlin Republican 1,620 4.4%
Ed Maulbeck Republican 1,372 3.8%
2012 House
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Scott Rigell Republican 166,231 53.8%
Paul Hirschbiel Democratic 142,548 46.2%

Demographic Data

Population 721,969
Percentage White 66.7%
Percentage Black 21.6%
Percentage American Indian / Alaska Native 0.3%
Percentage Asian 5.4%
Percentage Native Hawaiian / Pacific Islander 0.1%
Percentage Mixed Race 4.3%
Percentage Other Race 1.5%
 
Percentage Hispanic 7.2%
Percentage Non Hispanic White 62.2%
Percentage Non Hispanic Black 21.1%
 
Percentage Households All Speak Language Other than English 0.9%
 
Median Household Income $56,787
Percentage Married Couple Both Work 38.7%
Percentage Income in Poverty in 2011 10.8%
Percentage Lived in different household in 2009 7.0%
 
Percentage Homes heated by Electricity 56.6%
Percentage Homes heated by Gas 37.9%
Percentage Homes heated by Coal 0.0%
Percentage Homes heated by Fuel Oil 4.5%
Percentage of Population Age 65 and Up 12.1%
Percentage Employed Civilians 16-years-old and up 46.7%
Percentage with a College Degree 30.1%
Percentage Management or Professional Workers 37.8%
Percentage Sales or Office Workers 25.6%
Percentage Production or Transportation Workers 9.1%
 
Percentage Married Couples 46.4%
Percentage Married Couples with Children 17.7%
Percentage Unmarried Partner Households, Male living with Male 0.2%
Percentage Unmarried Partner Households, Female living with Female 0.2%

Last updated 8:16pm November 21, 2014