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Virginia sees 951 new coronavirus cases, now reporting 47,856 statewide

There are now 1,445 deaths from the coronavirus in Virginia

RICHMOND, Va. – There are now 47,856 cases of the coronavirus in Virginia as of June 4.

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

Thursday’s total of 47,856 marks an increase from Wednesday’s total of 46,905, Tuesday’s total of 46,239, Monday’s total of 45,398 Sunday’s total of 44,607, Saturday’s total of 43,611 cases and Friday’s total of 42,533.

Here are the 951 new coronavirus cases in Virginia:

  • 219 new cases in Fairfax County
  • 135 new cases in Loudoun County
  • 95 new cases in Prince William County
  • 63 new cases in Greensville County
  • 60 new cases in Chesterfield County
  • 33 new cases in Richmond City
  • 18 new cases in Virginia Beach
  • 17 new cases in Carroll County and Winchester
  • 15 new cases in Alexandria
  • 13 new cases in Warren County, Henrico County, Accomack County and Norfolk
  • 12 new cases in Manassas City
  • 9 new cases in Galax, Albemarle County and Petersburg
  • 8 new cases in Arlington County, Sussex County and King and Queen County
  • 7 new cases in Henry County, Manassas Park, Rockingham County, Newport News, Prince George County and Augusta County
  • 6 new cases in Frederick County, Chesapeake, Dinwiddie County and Fredericksburg
  • 5 new cases in Fauquier County, Culpeper County and Harrisonburg
  • 4 new cases in Westmoreland County, Stafford County, Grayson County, Orange County and Essex County
  • 3 new cases in Spotsylvania County, Emporia, Prince Edward County, Charlottesville, Louisa county and Portsmouth
  • 2 new cases in Buckingham County, Northampton County, Staunton, Suffolk, Clarke County, Hampton, Montgomery County, King George County, Fluvanna County and Wise County
  • 1 new case in Wythe County, Brunswick County, Charlotte County, Patrick County, Martinsville, Bedford County, Lunenburg County, New Kent County, Rappahannock County, Colonial Heights, Franklin County, Halifax County and Falls Church

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

As of Thursday, the Virginia Dept. of Health reports there have been 394,066 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.

About the Author:

Samantha Smith joined WSLS 10’s award-winning digital team as a digital content producer in July 2018.