Virginia sees 946 new coronavirus cases, now reporting 26,746 statewide

There are now more than 927 deaths from the coronavirus in Virginia

Virginia reporting 26,746 coronavirus deaths
Virginia reporting 26,746 coronavirus deaths

RICHMOND, Va. – There are now 26,746 cases of the coronavirus in Virginia as of May 13.

[Where are Virginia’s coronavirus cases? The latest from the health department]

Wednesday’s total of 26,746 cases marks an increase from 25,800 on Tuesday, 25,070 on Monday 24,081 on Sunday, Saturday’s total of 23,196, Friday’s total of 22,342, 21,570 on Thursday, 20,985 on Wednesday.

Here’s a breakdown of Virginia’s 946 new cases:

  • 196 new cases in Fairfax County
  • 103 new cases in Prince William County
  • 73 new cases in Loudoun County
  • 65 new cases in Alexandria
  • 46 new cases in Buckingham County
  • 44 new cases in Arlington County
  • 40 new cases in Henrico County
  • 29 new cases each in Manassas and Culpeper County
  • 27 new cases in Richmond
  • 25 new cases in Chesterfield County
  • 23 new cases in Harrisonburg
  • 17 new cases in Stafford County
  • 15 new cases in Accomack County
  • 13 new cases in Manassas park
  • 11 New cases in Chesapeake, as well as Shenandoah and Page counties
  • 10 new cases each in Virginia Beach and Fauquier County
  • 9 new cases each in Spotsylvania, Hanover and Rockingham counties
  • 8 new cases each in Norfolk, Roanoke and Galax
  • 7 new cases in Frederick County
  • 6 new cases in Fredericksburg
  • 5 new cases each in Newport News and Carroll County
  • 4 new cases each in Winchester and Colonial Heights
  • 3 new cases each in Fairfax, Portsmouth and Staunton, as well as Essex, Northampton, Amherst and Louisa counties
  • 2 new cases each in Suffolk, Lynchburg and Falls Church, as well as Cumberland, Grayson, Orange, Albemarle, Franklin, Augusta, Bedford, Rockbridge, New Kent and Smyth counties
  • 1 new case each in Hopewell, Hampton and Emporia, as well as Westmoreland, Powhatan, York, Halifax, Henry, Prince Edward, Warren, Greensville, Wythe, Patrick, Prince George, Madison, Northumberland, Southampton, Caroline, Floyd, Gloucester, Roanoke, Wise, Washington and Fluvanna counties

[Interactive map from Johns Hopkins shows how coronavirus is spreading in real-time]

As of Wednesday, the Virginia Dept. of Health reports there have been 180,084 testing encounters.

The term “testing encounters” includes individuals who have been tested more than once due to their profession, high-risk status or need for a negative result to return to work. The health department started using this metric on May 1. To learn more, click here.

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