District Description: Comprises all of Arlington County, portions of Fairfax County and all of the independent cities of Alexandria and Falls Church.
Representative: Don Beyer (D)
Washington DC Office: 1119 Longworth H.O.B.
Washington, DC 20515
Phone: (202) 225-4376
Alexandria Office: 5285 Shawnee Road Suite 250
Alexandria, VA 22312
Phone: (703) 658-5403
Email: Contact Form
The residents of the 8th district are currently represented byDemocratic Congressman Don Beyer, elected in November 2014. It is the most Democratic district in Virginia, and one of the most Democratic white-majority districts in the South.
As of 2000, the district has 643,503 residents, 13.7% are African American, 9.5% are Asian, 16.4% are Hispanic and 64.5% are white.
Virginia’s eighth congressional district is traditionally a Democratic stronghold, most notably in the urban communities of Arlington and Alexandria.
Recent Election Results
|Democratic||Don Beyer (inc.)||246, 653||68.4|
|Republican||Charles A. Hernick||98,387||27.3|
|Independent Greens||Gerry Blais||963||0.5|
|Democratic||Jim Moran (inc.)||226,847||64.6|
|Republican||Jay Patrick Murray||107,370||30.6|
|Independent Greens||Janet Murphy||5,985||1.7|
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