List of current United States governors

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The following is a list of the current governors of the states and territories of the United States. As of 2016 there are 33 Republicans, 16 Democrats, and 1 Independent holding the office of governor in the states. There are 2 Democrats, 1 Independent and 2 Republicans (one is also a member of the New Progressive Party) as governor of United States Territories and Mayor of the District of Columbia.

State governors[change | change source]

In the table below, Seat Up means the year the governor's term ends. The current term ends in January of the given year for every state except Alaska, Hawaii, and Kentucky, where the term ends in December of the year of election. When the table has (term limits) after the year it means that the current governor cannot seek re-election in that year. If the table has (retiring) it means that the current governor has said they will not seek re-election at the end of the term or to run for another office.

      Democratic       Republican       Independent

State Picture Current Governor Party Took office Seat Up Past
Alabama Kay Ivey 2014.jpg Ivey, KayKay Ivey Republican 02017-04-10 April 10 2017 2019 List
Alaska Bill Walker inauguration speech.jpg Walker, BillBill Walker Independent 02014-12-01 December 1 2014 2018 List
Arizona Doug Ducey by Gage Skidmore 2.jpg Ducey, DougDoug Ducey Republican 02015-01-05 January 5 2015 2019 List
Arkansas AsaHutchinson.JPG Hutchinson, AsaAsa Hutchinson Republican 02015-01-13 January 13 2015 2019 List
California Edmund G Brown Jr.jpg Brown, JerryJerry Brown Democratic 02011-01-03 January 3 2011 2019 (term limits) List
Colorado HickenlooperCropped.JPG Hickenlooper, JohnJohn Hickenlooper Democratic 02011-01-11 January 11 2011 2019 (term limits) List
Connecticut DannelMalloy.jpg Malloy, DanDan Malloy Democratic 02011-01-05 January 5 2011 2019 (retiring) List
Delaware John C. Carney Jr. official portrait 112th Congress.jpg Carney, JohnJohn Carney Democratic 02017-01-17 January 17 2017 2021 List
Florida Rick Scott official portrait.jpg Scott, RickRick Scott Republican 02011-01-04 January 4 2011 2019 (term limits) List
Georgia Nathan Deal, official 110th Congress photo.jpg Deal, NathanNathan Deal Republican 02011-01-10 January 10 2011 2019 (term limits) List
Hawaii Governor David Ige.jpg Ige, DavidDavid Ige Democratic 02014-12-01 December 1 2014 2018 List
Idaho ButchOtterOfficialCongressionalPortrait.jpg Otter, ButchButch Otter Republican 02007-01-01 January 1 2007 2019 (retiring) List
Illinois Bruce rauner cropped.jpg Rauner, BruceBruce Rauner Republican 02015-01-12 January 12 2015 2019 List
Indiana Lt Gov Holcomb (2).jpg Holcomb, EricEric Holcomb Republican 02017-01-09 January 9 2017 2021 List
Iowa Kim Reynolds by Gage Skidmore (cropped).jpg Reynolds, KimKim Reynolds Republican 02017-05-24 May 24 2017 2018 List
Kansas Sam Brownback official portrait 2.jpg Brownback, SamSam Brownback Republican 02011-01-10 January 10 2011 2019 (term limits) List
Kentucky Matt-Bevin-AARP.gif Bevin, MattMatt Bevin Republican 02015-12-08 December 8 2015 2019 List
Louisiana John Bel Edwards 2015.jpg Edwards, John BelJohn Bel Edwards Democratic 02016-01-11 January 11 2016 2020 List
Maine PaulLePage.jpg LePage, PaulPaul LePage Republican 02011-01-05 January 5 2011 2019 (term limits) List
Maryland Larry-Hogan.JPG Hogan, LarryLarry Hogan Republican 02015-01-21 January 21 2015 2019 List
Massachusetts Charlie Baker cropped.jpg Baker, CharlieCharlie Baker Republican 02015-01-08 January 8 2015 2019 List
Michigan RickSnyder.jpg Snyder, RickRick Snyder Republican 02011-01-01 January 1 2011 2019 (term limits) List
Minnesota Mark Dayton official photo.jpg Dayton, MarkMark Dayton Democratic 02011-01-03 January 3 2011 2019 (retiring) List
Mississippi Phil Bryant crop.jpg Bryant, PhilPhil Bryant Republican 02012-01-10 January 10 2012 2020 (term limits) List
Missouri Eric Greitens 2011-7.jpg Greitens, EricEric Greitens Republican 02017-01-09 January 9 2017 2021 List
Montana Steve Bullock 2011.jpg Bullock, SteveSteve Bullock Democratic 02013-01-07 January 7 2013 2021 (term limits) List
Nebraska Ricketts, Pete 2013-11-04a.JPG Ricketts, PetePete Ricketts Republican 02015-01-08 January 8 2015 2019 List
Nevada Brian Sandoval 2010.jpg Sandoval, BrianBrian Sandoval Republican 02011-01-03 January 3 2011 2019 (term limits) List
New Hampshire Christopher T Sununu.jpg Sununu, ChrisChris Sununu Republican 02017-01-05 January 5 2017 2019 List
New Jersey Chris Christie at townhall.jpg Christie, ChrisChris Christie Republican 02010-01-19 January 19 2010 2018 (term limits) List
New Mexico Governor NewMexico.jpg Martinez, SusanaSusana Martinez Republican 02011-01-01 January 1 2011 2019 (term limits) List
New York Andrew Cuomo by Pat Arnow cropped.jpeg Cuomo, AndrewAndrew Cuomo Democratic 02011-01-01 January 1 2011 2019 List
North Carolina Gov. Roy Cooper.jpg Cooper, RoyRoy Cooper Democratic 02017-01-01 January 1 2017 2021 List
North Dakota Doug Burgum.jpg Burgum, DougDoug Burgum Republican 02016-12-15 December 15 2016 2020 List
Ohio Governor John Kasich.jpg Kasich, JohnJohn Kasich Republican 02011-01-10 January 10 2011 2019 (term limits) List
Oklahoma Mary Fallin official 110th Congress photo.jpg Fallin, MaryMary Fallin Republican 02011-01-10 January 10 2011 2019 (term limits) List
Oregon Oregon Secretary of State Kate Brown, cropped.jpg Brown, KateKate Brown Democratic 02015-02-18 February 18 2015 2019 List
Pennsylvania TomWolfYuengling.jpg Wolf, TomTom Wolf Democratic 02015-01-20 January 20 2015 2019 List
Rhode Island Gina Raimondo.png Raimondo, GinaGina Raimondo Democratic 02015-01-06 January 6 2015 2019 List
South Carolina Henry McMaster official photo.jpg McMaster, HenryHenry McMaster Republican 02017-01-24 January 24 2017 2019 List
South Dakota Governor Dennis Daugaard (cropped).jpg Daugaard, DennisDennis Daugaard Republican 02011-01-08 January 8 2011 2019 (term limits) List
Tennessee Governor Bill Haslam crop.jpg Haslam, BillBill Haslam Republican 02011-01-15 January 15 2011 2019 (term limits) List
Texas Greg Abbott by Gage Skidmore.jpg Abbott, GregGreg Abbott Republican 02015-01-20 January 20 2015 2019 List
Utah 2013-05-23 Gary R Herbert.JPG Herbert, GaryGary Herbert Republican 02009-08-11 August 11 2009 2021 (retiring) List
Vermont Phil Scott.jpg Scott, PhillipPhillip Scott Republican 02017-01-05 January 5 2017 2019 List
Virginia Virginia Governor Democrats Terry McAuliffe 095 Cropped.jpg McAuliffe, TerryTerry McAuliffe Democratic 02014-01-11 January 11 2014 2018 (term limits) List
Washington Jay Inslee, Official Portrait, c112th Congress.jpg Inslee, JayJay Inslee Democratic 02013-01-16 January 16 2013 2021 List
West Virginia Jim Justice.jpg Justice, JimJim Justice Democratic 02017-01-16 January 16 2017 2021 List
Wisconsin Scott Walker 2010.jpg Walker, ScottScott Walker Republican 02011-01-03 January 3 2011 2019 List
Wyoming Matt Mead.jpg Mead, MattMatt Mead Republican 02011-01-03 January 3 2011 2019 (term limits) List

United States Territories and the District of Columbia[change | change source]

The following are governors and other executives of each of the territories and Washington, D.C.:

Territory Picture Current Executive Party Took Office Seat Up Past
American Samoa Lolo Moliga by James Kneubuhl.jpg Matalasi Moliga, Lolo LetaluLolo Letalu Matalasi Moliga Independent 02013-01-03 January 3 2013 2021 (term limits) List
District of Columbia* Muriel-bowser.jpg Bowser, MurielMuriel Bowser Democratic 02015-01-02 January 2 2015 2019 List
Guam Governor Eddie Calvo.jpg Calvo, EddieEddie Calvo Republican 02011-01-03 January 3 2011 2019 (term limits) List
Northern Mariana Islands Ralph Torres.jpg Ralph Torres Republican 02015-12-28 December 28 2015 2019 List
Puerto Rico MrRicky.jpg Rosselló, RickyRicky Rosselló New Progressive
Democratic
02017-01-02 January 2 2017 2021 List
United States Virgin Islands Kenneth Ezra Mapp.png Mapp, KennethKenneth Mapp Independent 02015-01-05 January 5 2015 2019 List

* Executive of D.C. is titled "Mayor".

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