Virginia’s 5th Congressional District

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Virginia's fifth congressional district is a United States congressional district in the commonwealth of Virginia. It covers all or part of Greene, Campbell, Bedford, Albemarle, Nelson, Fluvanna, Buckingham, Cumberland, Appomattox, Prince Edward, Charlotte, Lunenburg, Franklin, Henry, Pittsylvania, Halifax, Mecklenberg, and Brunswick Counties, making it Virginia's largest district with an area of 10,181.03 square miles - 193 sq mi, larger than New Jersey and Vermont. It includes the independent cities of Bedford, Charlottesville, Danville, as well as portions of three newly added counties Fauquier, Rappahannock and Madison. The district's first representative in Congress was James Madison, who would later become the 4th President of the United States. The current Congressman is Republican Robert Hurt. (More from Freebase)

Senators

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Mark Warner Democrat 5 years in office

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Timothy Kaine Democrat 1 year in office

Representative

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5th District Robert Hurt MyOC Group Republican 3 years in office

District Boundary Map

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