2024 Elections in Virginia

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The 2024 elections in Virginia encompass several significant electoral events, including presidential, congressional, state, and local races. These elections will play a crucial role in shaping the political landscape of both the state and the nation.


The election dates for the 2024 elections are as follows:

  • March 5, 2024: Presidential Primary Election
  • June 18, 2024: Primary Elections (other offices)
  • November 5, 2024: General and Special Elections

The following offices and positions are scheduled to be elected:

  • President (4-year term)
  • U. S. Senator (1) (6-year term)
  • U. S. Representative (11) (2-year term)
  • County Board (1 county): Arlington (4-year term)
  • County School Board (2 counties): Alleghany (3-year term), Arlington (4-year term)
  • City Council (33 cities) (terms vary - set by Charter)
  • City School Board (21 cities) (terms vary - set by Charter)
  • Town Council (154 towns) (terms vary - set by Charter)
  • Town School Board (2 towns) (terms vary - set by Charter)
  • City or Town Mayor (terms vary - set by Charter)
  • Town Recorder (Clerk), if required by Charter (terms vary - set by Charter)

Presidential Election

Virginia held its presidential primary elections on March 5, 2024, as part of Super Tuesday. Both the Democratic and Republican parties will conduct primaries to select their respective nominees for the 2024 United States presidential election.

The general election for the President of the United States will take place on November 5, 2024. Virginia, with its 13 electoral votes, is considered a key battleground state and will be closely watched by political analysts and campaigners.

Congressional Elections

Virginia will have a U.S. Senate election in 2024.

All 11 of Virginia's seats in the United States House of Representatives will be up for election in 2024. These elections are critical for determining the balance of power in Congress. The primary elections for these seats will coincide with the presidential primaries on March 5, 2024, with the general election taking place on November 5, 2024.

State Elections

Virginia Senate and House of Delegates will hold elections in 2025.

Local Elections

Numerous local elections will occur across Virginia, including races for county boards of supervisors, school boards, city councils, and various other municipal offices. These elections are vital for local governance and community issues.