Virginia sees 1,078 new coronavirus cases, now reporting 43,611 statewide

There are now 1,370 deaths from the coronavirus in Virginia

RICHMOND, Va. – There are now 43,611 cases of the coronavirus in Virginia as of May 30.

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

Saturday’s total of 43,611 cases marks an increase from Friday’s total of 42,533, Thursday’s total of 41,401, Wednesday’s total of 40,249, Tuesday’s total of 39,342, Monday’s total of 37,727 and Sunday’s total of 36,244.

Here’s a breakdown of the 1,078 new cases in Virginia:

  • 168 new cases in Fairfax County
  • 142 new cases in Prince William County
  • 100 new cases in Richmond City
  • 76 new cases in Alexandria City
  • 61 new cases in Loudoun County
  • 47 new cases in Buckingham County
  • 42 new cases in Manassas City
  • 36 new cases in Chesterfield County
  • 26 new cases in Henrico County
  • 24 new cases in Arlington County
  • 21 new cases in Culpeper County
  • 20 new cases in Accomack County
  • 19 new cases each in Stafford County and Frederick County
  • 18 new cases in Sussex County
  • 15 new cases in Spotsylvania County
  • 13 new cases each in Page County and Shenandoah County
  • 12 new cases each in Mecklenburg County
  • 11 new cases each in Harrisonburg and Galax
  • 9 new cases each in Augusta County, Hanover County and Manassas Park
  • 8 new cases in Fredericksburg
  • 7 new cases in Fauquier County
  • 6 new cases each in Suffolk, Pittsylvania County and Cumberland County
  • 5 new cases each in Virginia Beach, Henry County, Northampton County, Newport News, Albemarle County, Carroll County and Portsmouth
  • 4 new cases each in Greene County, Richmond County, Warren County, Colonial Heights, Amherst County and Orange County
  • 3 new cases each in Falls Church, King George County, Clarke County, Northumberland County, Fluvanna County, Russell County, Chesapeake, Norfolk, Winchester, Essex County and Fairfax City
  • 2 new cases each in Grayson County, Rappahannock County, King William County, Powhatan County, Prince Edward County, Wythe County, Madison County, Roanoke County and Danville
  • 1 new case each in Goochland County, Williamsburg City, Amelia County, Martinsville, Middlesex County, Rockbridge County, James City County, Dinwiddie County, Charlottesville, Hampton, Nottoway County, Hopewell, York County, Greenville County and Prince George County.
  • Rockingham County is now reporting one fewer case. The Virginia Department of Health has previously told 10 News that, numbers on the website are preliminary, and changes of this nature are due to inaccurate residency information that was later corrected.

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

As of Saturday, the Virginia Dept. of Health reports there have been 340,856 total 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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