Virginia 2016 Election Results

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Virginia was once considered a safe Republican state, but after Democrat Barack Obama won in 2008 and 2012 it is increasingly looking like a state that leans Democratic. Hillary Clinton is currently favored to win the state’s 13 electoral votes.

updated: November 8, 2016

Virginia 2016 Election Results

Past Virginia Presidential Election Results

Democratic Winner | Republican Winner

Year Democratic Candidate | % of Vote Republican Candidate | % of Vote
2012 Obama 51% Romney 48%
2008 Obama 53% McCain 46%
2004 Kerry 45% Bush 54%
2000 Gore 45% Bush 53%
1996 Clinton 45% Dole 47%
1992 Clinton 41% Bush 45%
1988 Dukakis 39% Bush 60%
1984 Mondale 37% Reagan 62%
1980 Carter 40% Reagan 53%
1976 Carter 48% Ford 49%
1972 McGovern 30% Nixon 68%
1968 Humphrey 33% Nixon 43%
1964 Johnson 54% Goldwater 46%
1960 Kennedy 47% Nixon 52%

Virginia State Facts

Population (2010 census): 8,001,024
Population Rank By State: 12
Population Growth Estimate (2010-2014): 4.1%
Capital: Richmond
Largest City: Virginia Beach
State Nickname: The Old Dominion; Mother of Presidents