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Virginia sees 922 new coronavirus cases, now reporting 86,994 statewide

There are now 2,095 deaths from the coronavirus in Virginia

RICHMOND, Va. – There are now 86,994 cases of the coronavirus in Virginia as of July 28.

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

Tuesday’s total of 86,994 marks an increase from Monday’s total of 86,072 cases.

Here is a breakdown of the 922 new cases in Virginia:

  • 83 new cases in Prince William County
  • 76 new cases in Portsmouth
  • 65 new cases in Henrico County
  • 54 new cases in Fairfax County
  • 46 new cases in Virginia Beach
  • 35 new cases in Norfolk
  • 32 new cases in Richmond
  • 30 new cases in Chesapeake and Chesterfield County
  • 26 new cases in Suffolk and Prince Edward County
  • 25 new cases in Loudoun County
  • 24 new cases in Henry County
  • 22 new cases in Hampton
  • 20 new cases in Arlington County
  • 16 new cases in Lynchburg
  • 15 new cases in Newport News
  • 14 new cases in Alexandria
  • 12 new cases in Stafford County
  • 10 new cases in Spotsylvania County and Rockingham County
  • 9 new cases in Manassas, Tazewell County, Fredericksburg and Nottoway County
  • 8 new cases in Bedford County, Charlottesville and James City County
  • 7 new cases in Prince George County and Harrisonburg
  • 6 new cases in Gloucester County, Dinwiddie County, Sussex County, Culpeper County, Lunenburg County and Martinsville
  • 5 new cases in Albemarle County, Patrick County, York County, Franklin City, Franklin County, Brunswick County and Amelia County
  • 4 new cases in Amherst County, Accomack County, Hopewell, Campbell County, Petersburg, Powhatan, County and Greensville County
  • 3 new cases in Halifax County, Southampton County, Bristol, New Kent County, Caroline County, Middlesex County and Cumberland County
  • 2 new cases in Roanoke City, Lee County, Russell County, Frederick County, Pulaski County, Montgomery County, Appomattox County, Fluvanna County, Buena Vista, Staunton, Smyth County, Shenandoah County, Mecklenburg County, King William County, Manassas Park, Colonial Heights, Emporia and Charlotte County
  • 1 new case in Pittsylvania County, Hanover County, Wythe County, Carroll County, Grayson County, Scott County, King George County, Northumberland County, Fauquier County, Orange County, Westmoreland County, Augusta County, Goochland County, Radford, King and Queen County, Craig County, Page County, Lancaster County, Madison County, Northampton County, Fairfax City, Poquoson, Essex County, Rappahannock County, Bath County and Mathews County
  • Botetourt County, Warren County and Isle of Wight County decreased by 1
  • Falls Church decreased by 2

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

As of Tuesday, the Virginia Dept. of Health reports there have been 1,157,924 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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