Virginia House District 5

Previous Election Results

1996 House General Election
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Virgil Goode Jr. Democratic 120,323 60.8%
George Landrith III Republican 70,869 35.8%
George Wood Reform 6,627 3.4%
2000 House General Election
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Virgil Goode Jr. Independent 143,312 67.4%
John Boyd Jr. Democratic 65,387 30.8%
Joseph Spence Independent 3,936 1.9%
2002 House General Election
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Virgil Goode Jr. Republican 95,360 63.5%
Meredith Richards Democratic 54,805 36.5%
2004 House General Election
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Virgil Goode Republican 172,431 63.7%
Al Weed Democratic 98,237 36.3%
2006 House General Election
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Virgil Goode Republican 125,370 59.1%
Al Weed Democratic 84,682 39.9%
Joseph Oddo Ind. green 1,928 0.9%
2008 House General Election
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Tom Perriello Democratic 158,811 50.1%
Virgil Goode Republican 158,083 49.9%
2010 House General Election
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Robert Hurt Republican 119,560 50.9%
Tom Perriello Democratic 110,562 47.0%
Jeffrey Clark Independent 4,992 2.1%
2010 House Primary
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Robert Hurt Republican 17,120 48.4%
James McKelvey Republican 9,153 25.9%
Mike McPadden Republican 3,460 9.8%
Kenneth Boyd Republican 2,608 7.4%
Feda Kidd Morton Republican 1,626 4.6%
Laurence Paul Verga Republican 802 2.3%
Ron Ferrin Republican 583 1.6%
2012 House
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Robert Hurt Republican 193,009 55.5%
John Douglass Democratic 149,214 42.9%
Kenneth Hildebrandt Ind. green 5,500 1.6%
2014 House
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Robert Hurt Republican 124,735 60.9%
Lawrence Gaughan Democratic 73,482 35.9%
Paul Jones Libertarian 4,298 2.1%
Kenneth Hildebrandt Ind. green 2,209 1.1%

Demographic Data

Population 726,296
Percentage White 74.7%
Percentage Black 20.3%
Percentage American Indian / Alaska Native 0.2%
Percentage Asian 1.3%
Percentage Native Hawaiian / Pacific Islander 0.1%
Percentage Mixed Race 2.6%
Percentage Other Race 0.9%
 
Percentage Hispanic 3.4%
Percentage Non Hispanic White 72.3%
Percentage Non Hispanic Black 20.2%
 
Percentage Households All Speak Language Other than English 0.5%
 
Median Household Income $45,288
Percentage Married Couple Both Work 37.9%
Percentage Income in Poverty in 2011 16.1%
Percentage Lived in different household in 2009 6.4%
 
Percentage Homes heated by Electricity 60.9%
Percentage Homes heated by Gas 22.5%
Percentage Homes heated by Coal 0.0%
Percentage Homes heated by Fuel Oil 9.6%
Percentage of Population Age 65 and Up 17.5%
Percentage Employed Civilians 16-years-old and up 43.6%
Percentage with a College Degree 24.5%
Percentage Management or Professional Workers 34.0%
Percentage Sales or Office Workers 22.6%
Percentage Production or Transportation Workers 14.1%
 
Percentage Married Couples 50.8%
Percentage Married Couples with Children 17.0%
Percentage Unmarried Partner Households, Male living with Male 0.2%
Percentage Unmarried Partner Households, Female living with Female 0.2%

Last updated 11:16pm February 29, 2016