2022 Gubernatorial Elections Map

36 governor seats contested in 2022

As of January 15, 2022, there are 28 Republican and 22 Democratic governors. 36 states will hold elections in 2022. The table below the map lists the governors of all 50 states, tabbed by the next election year.

The three-part map lets you view the current governors by party, make a forecast for the 2022 gubernatorial elections, and see the 2023 map by party based on those predictions. Once you create your forecast, you can use the buttons below the map to share it on social media.

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Governor Elections

Current 22 28
Consensus Forecast 13 16 7
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Upcoming Elections

2022 2023 2024^ 2025
16 2 3 1
20 1 6 1

^Excludes NH & VT: Next election is 2022 (two-year terms)

State Incumbent Party Since Term Consensus
AK Mike Dunleavy
2018 1st
AZ Doug Ducey
2015 2nd
Incumbent cannot run for re-election in due to term limits.
CO Jared Polis
2019 1st
CT Ned Lamont
2019 1st
DE John Carney
2017 2nd
Incumbent cannot run for re-election in due to term limits.
FL Ron DeSantis
2019 1st
GA Brian Kemp
2019 1st
IA Kim Reynolds
2017 2nd
IL J.B. Pritzker
2019 1st
IN Eric Holcomb
2017 2nd
Incumbent cannot run for re-election in due to term limits.
KS Laura Kelly
2019 1st
KY Andy Beshear
2019 1st
LA John Bel Edwards
2016 2nd
Incumbent cannot run for re-election in due to term limits.
MA Charlie Baker
2015 2nd
Incumbent not running for re-election in .
MD Larry Hogan
2015 2nd
Incumbent cannot run for re-election in due to term limits.
ME Janet Mills
2019 1st
MI Gretchen Whitmer
2019 1st
MN Tim Walz
2019 1st
MO Mike Parson
2018 2nd
Incumbent cannot run for re-election in due to term limits.
MS Tate Reeves
2020 1st
MT Greg Gianforte
2021 1st
NC Roy Cooper
2017 2nd
Incumbent cannot run for re-election in due to term limits.
ND Doug Burgum
2016 2nd
NH Chris Sununu
2017 3rd
NJ Phil Murphy
2018 2nd
2021 Election: Murphy was reelected to a 2nd term
NM Michelle Lujan Grisham
2019 1st
NV Stephen Sisolak
2019 1st
NY Kathy Hochul
2021 1st
OH Mike DeWine
2019 1st
OR Kate Brown
2015 2nd
Incumbent cannot run for re-election in due to term limits.
PA Tom Wolf
2015 2nd
Incumbent cannot run for re-election in due to term limits.
RI Daniel McKee
2021 1st
TX Greg Abbott
2015 2nd
UT Spencer Cox
2021 1st
VA Glenn Youngkin
2022 1st
Ralph Northam (D) is governor until January 15, 2022
VT Phil Scott
2017 3rd
WA Jay Inslee
2013 3rd
WI Tony Evers
2019 1st
WV Jim Justice
2017 2nd
Incumbent cannot run for re-election in due to term limits.
The following races are rated as safe for the incumbent party.
AL Kay Ivey
2017 2nd
AR Asa Hutchinson
2015 2nd
Incumbent cannot run for re-election in due to term limits.
CA Gavin Newsom
2019 1st
Newsom faces a recall election on September 14
HI David Ige
2014 2nd
Incumbent cannot run for re-election in due to term limits.
ID Brad Little
2019 1st
NE Pete Ricketts
2015 2nd
Incumbent cannot run for re-election in due to term limits.
OK Kevin Stitt
2019 1st
SC Henry McMaster
2017 2nd
SD Kristi Noem
2019 1st
TN Bill Lee
2019 1st
WY Mark Gordon
2019 1st