Virginia sees 996 new coronavirus cases, now reporting 101,745 statewide

There are now 2,344 deaths from the coronavirus in Virginia

RICHMOND, Va. – There are now 101,745 cases of the coronavirus in Virginia as of August 11.

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

Tuesday’s total of 101,745 marks an increase from Monday’s total of 100,749 cases.

Here is a breakdown of the 996 new cases in Virginia:

  • 99 new cases in Fairfax County
  • 84 new cases in Norfolk
  • 69 new cases in Chesterfield County
  • 61 new cases in Virginia Beach
  • 50 new cases in Prince William County
  • 45 new cases in Portsmouth
  • 44 new cases in Henrico County
  • 40 new cases in Loudoun County
  • 39 new cases in Richmond
  • 32 new cases in Prince George County
  • 27 new cases in Wise County
  • 20 new cases in Stafford County
  • 19 new cases in Suffolk and Alexandria
  • 17 new cases in Lynchburg and Roanoke
  • 15 new cases in Spotsylvania County
  • 14 new cases in Pittsylvania County and Arlington County
  • 13 new cases in Prince Edward County
  • 12 new cases in Hampton
  • 9 new cases in Chesapeake and Scott County
  • 8 new cases in Newport News and Bristol
  • 7 new cases in Amherst County, Southampton County, Brunswick County and Louisa County
  • 6 new cases in Bedford County, Petersburg, Albermarle County and Buena Vista
  • 5 new cases in Shenandoah County, Henry County, Campbell County, Dickenson County and Buckingham County
  • 4 new cases in Danville, Manassas, Culpeper County, Accomack County, Middlesex County, King George County, Lee County, Northumberland County, Frederick County, Rockingham County and Winchester
  • 3 new cases in Bland County, Martinsville, Charlottesville, Isle of Wight County, Patrick County, Nelson County, Hanover County, Franklin, Hopewell, Fauquier County, Harrisonburg, Galax, Waynesboro, Colonial Heights and Tazewell County
  • 2 new cases in Greensville County, Floyd County, Montgomery County, Russell County, Powhatan County, Roanoke County, Westmoreland County, Caroline County, Dinwiddie County, Radford, Augusta County, Giles County, Salem, Staunton, Lunenburg County, Amelia County and Norton
  • 1 new case in Greene County, James City County, Sussex County, York County, Fluvanna County, Gloucester County, Manassas Park, Essex County, Fairfax, Smyth County, Goochland County, Halifax County, Pulaski County, Madison County, Appomattox County, Rappahannock County, Wythe County, Charlotte County, Warren County, Charles City County and Richmond County
  • Grayson County, New Kent Couny, Orange County, Rockbridge County, and Falls Church all decreased by one case
  • Washington County and Carroll County decreased by two cases

[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 1,378,458 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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