Virginia sees 2,348 new coronavirus cases, now reporting 215,679 statewide

There are now 3,938 deaths from the coronavirus in Virginia

RICHMOND, Va. – As of November 21, Virginia is now reporting 215,679 cases of the coronavirus across the commonwealth since March.

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Here’s a breakdown of Saturday’s 2,348 new cases:

  • 328 new cases in Fairfax County
  • 149 new cases in Virginia Beach
  • 129 new cases in Prince William County
  • 94 new cases in Montgomery County
  • 89 new cases in Chesterfield County
  • 79 new cases in Henrico County
  • 70 new cases in Arlington County
  • 67 new cases in Loudoun County
  • 57 new cases in Chesapeake
  • 48 new cases in Roanoke City
  • 47 new cases in Rockingham County
  • 41 new cases in Newport News
  • 40 new cases in Roanoke County
  • 38 new cases in Stafford County
  • 34 new cases in Norfolk
  • 33 new cases in Augusta County
  • 31 new cases in Spotsylvania County
  • 28 new cases in Hampton and Harrisonburg
  • 25 new cases in Pulaski County and Waynesboro
  • 24 new cases in Hanover County and Henry County
  • 23 new cases in Lynchburg and Franklin County
  • 21 new cases in Pittsylvania County and James City County
  • 20 new cases in Suffolk and Carroll County
  • 19 new cases in Wythe County and Albermarle County
  • 18 new cases in Frederick County and Smyth County
  • 17 new cases in Wise County and Scott County
  • 16 new cases in Bedford County, Tazewell County and Martinsville
  • 15 new cases in Radford
  • 14 new cases in Washington County, Danville, Portsmouth, Staunton, Halifax County and Manassas
  • 13 new cases in Prince George County
  • 11 new cases in York County, Shenandoah County, Charlottesville and Giles County
  • 10 new cases in Isle of Wight County and Buena Vista
  • 9 new cases in Botetourt County, Powhatan County and Alleghany County
  • 8 new cases in Winchester
  • 7 new cases in Caroline County, King George County, Patrick County and Charles City County
  • 6 new cases in Campbell County, Culpeper County, Lee County, Galax, Grayson County, Mecklenburg County, Accomack County, Lexington, Petersburg, Covington, Fredericksburg and Rockbridge County
  • 5 new cases in Fauquier County, Amherst County, Buchanan County, Nelson County and Colonial Heights
  • 4 new cases in Hopewell, Dinwiddie County, Prince Edward County, Floyd County, Amelia County, Fairfax City, Amelia County, Williamsburg and Norton
  • 3 new cases in Salem, Orange County, Warren County, Louisa County, Goochland County, Bath County, Nottoway County, Poquoson and Manassas Park
  • 2 new cases in Appomattox County, Page County, Westmoreland County, Craig County, Southampton County, Bland County, Emporia, Madison County, Richmond County and Surry County
  • 1 new case in Bristol, Clarke County, Russell County, Dickenson County, Fluvanna County, Franklin City, Greene County, Essex County, Charlotte County, Cumberland County, Buckingham County, Northumberland County, King and Queen County, Gloucester County, King William County, Mathews County, Greensville County and Sussex County
  • Lunenburg County decreased by one case.

Saturday’s total of 215,679 cases marks an increase from Friday’s total of 213,331 cases.

As of Saturday, the Virginia Dept. of Health reports there have been 3,489,443 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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