Virginia sees 2,135 new coronavirus cases Tuesday, 16,009 new cases in the last week

There are now 22,822 deaths from the coronavirus in Virginia

(WSLS 10)

As of Tuesday, Virginia is reporting 2,229,877 cases of the coronavirus across the Commonwealth since March 2020.

In the last seven days, Virginia has averaged 2,287 newly reported cases a day. In the prior seven-day period, Virginia averaged 2,429 newly reported cases a day.

The past week’s average daily newly reported cases are 5.83% lower than the previous seven-day period.

Here’s a breakdown of the 2,135 new cases reported on Tuesday. Don’t see your locality listed? Use the search bar and type in the name of any city or county.

(The daily breakdown of cases by locality and vaccine numbers are not available until noon, Monday through Friday.)

According to the health department, decreases in cases can be attributed to a person getting tested in a different locality than where they live or the automation process for electronically reported lab results may attach the wrong jurisdiction for a particular zip code.

The graphic below provides a look at hospital bed occupancy across the region.

Below is a map from VDH as to where cases have been reported (Scroll within the embedded widget on a mobile device to see all the information):

Below are the latest statewide vaccination numbers from VDH (Scroll within the embedded widget on a mobile device to see all the information):


The Virginia Department of Health is now reporting weekly to align with the CDC's reporting frequency.

About the Authors:

Jazmine Otey joined the 10 News team in February 2021.