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Virginia sees 1,022 new coronavirus cases, now reporting 80,393 statewide

There are now 2,051 deaths from the coronavirus in Virginia

RICHMOND, Va. – There are now 80,393 cases of the coronavirus in Virginia as of July 22.

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

Wednesday’s total of 80,393 marks an increase from Tuesday’s total of 79,371 cases.

Here is a breakdown of the 1,022 new coronavirus cases in Virginia:

  • 139 new cases in Virginia Beach
  • 84 new cases in Fairfax County
  • 60 new cases in Norfolk and Chesapeake
  • 43 new cases in Loudoun County
  • 39 new cases in Portsmouth and Newport News
  • 36 new cases in Alexandria
  • 29 new cases in Spotsylvania County
  • 26 new cases in Chesterfield County
  • 25 new cases in Prince William County
  • 24 new cases in Lynchburg
  • 21 new cases in Hampton
  • 20 new cases in Richmond
  • 18 new cases in Danville
  • 17 new cases in Suffolk
  • 16 new cases in Pittsylvania County
  • 15 new cases in Henrico County
  • 14 new cases in Roanoke
  • 13 new cases in Arlington County and Manassas
  • 12 new cases in Roanoke County
  • 11 new cases in Stafford County
  • 10 new cases in Frederick County and Patrick County
  • 9 new cases in Albemarle County and Fauquier County
  • 8 new cases in Lee County and James City County
  • 7 new cases in Franklin, Page County and Buchanan County
  • 6 new cases in Bedford County, Tazewell County and Warren County
  • 5 new cases in Isle of Wight County, Campbell County, Greene County, Buena Vista, Nottoway County, Wythe County, Amherst County and Richmond County
  • 4 new cases in Charlottesville, New Kent County, Washington County, Northampton County, Russell County, Staunton, Montgomery County, Rockbridge County and Wise County
  • 3 new cases in Henry County, Gloucester County, Culpeper County, York County, Rockingham County, Petersburg, Harrisonburg, Dinwiddie County, Salem, Lexington and Augusta County
  • 2 new cases in Martinsville, Orange County, Fredericksburg, Caroline County, Hopewell, Bristol, Mecklenburg County, Winchester, Sussex County, Poquoson, Emporia, Charlotte County, Rappahannock County and King George County
  • 1 new case in Waynesboro, Brunswick County, Manassas Park, Shenandoah County, Halifax County, Surry County, King William County, Colonial Heights, Williamsburg City, Goochland County, Carroll County, Greensville County, Southampton County, Essex County, Alleghany County, Smyth County, Appomattox County, Middlesex County, Fairfax City and Madison County
  • Hanover County and Floyd County each decreased by one case

[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 1,047,021 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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