County and independent city results
Tuck: 50-60% 60-70% 70-80% 80-90% >90%
Landreth: 40-50% 50-60% 60-70% 70-80%
In the 1945 Virginia gubernatorial election, incumbent Governor Colgate Darden, a Democrat, was unable to seek re-election due to term limits. Lieutenant Governor William M. Tuck was nominated by the Democratic Party to run against Republican S. Lloyd Landreth.
|Democratic||William M. Tuck||112,355||66.58%||-14.00%|
|Republican||S. Lloyd Landreth||52,386||31.04%||+13.16%|