Virginia's 9th Congressional District
Virginia's 9th Congressional District is located in the western portion of the state and includes Lee, Wise, Dickenson, Buchanan, Scott, Russell, Tazewell, Washington, Smyth, Wythe, Bland, Giles, Craig, Alleghany, Montgomery, Pulaski, Grayson, Carroll, Floyd and Patrick counties and parts of Henry and Roanoke counties.
The district previously covered much of the southwestern part of the state.
The current representative of the 9th congressional district is Morgan Griffith (R).
|U.S. House, Virginia District 9 General Election, 2012|
|Republican||Morgan Griffith Incumbent||61.3%||184,882|
|Source: Virginia State Board of Elections "Official Election Results, 2012 General Election"|
- See also: Redistricting in Virginia
In 2011, the Virginia State Legislature re-drew the Congressional districts based on updated population information from the 2010 census.