Virginia sees 2,600 new coronavirus cases, now reporting 228,900 statewide

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As of November 26, Virginia is now reporting 228,900 cases of the coronavirus across the commonwealth since March.
As of November 26, Virginia is now reporting 228,900 cases of the coronavirus across the commonwealth since March. (WSLS)

RICHMOND, Va. – As of November 26, Virginia is now reporting 228,900 cases of the coronavirus across the commonwealth since March.

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Thursday’s total of 228,900 cases marks an increase from Wednesday’s total of 226,300 cases.

Here’s a breakdown of today’s 2,600 new cases:

  • 370 new cases in Fairfax County
  • 220 new cases in Prince William County
  • 103 new cases in Chesterfield County
  • 100 new cases in Loudoun County
  • 92 new cases in Henrico County
  • 87 new cases in Virginia Beach
  • 75 new cases in Culpeper County
  • 63 new cases in Alexandria
  • 58 new cases in Chesapeake
  • 54 new cases in Arlington County
  • 51 new cases in Augusta County
  • 45 new cases in Stafford County
  • 44 new cases in Staunton
  • 43 new cases in Franklin County
  • 40 new cases in Roanoke City and Roanoke County
  • 36 new cases in Spotsylvania County
  • 31 new cases in Hampton and Lynchburg
  • 30 new cases in Suffolk and Albemarle County
  • 29 new cases in Hanover County
  • 28 new cases in Waynesboro
  • 25 new cases in Richmond and Harrisonburg
  • 24 new cases in Henry County, Washington County and Winchester
  • 23 new cases in Norfolk and Pittsylvania County
  • 22 new cases in Newport News and Wise County
  • 21 new cases in Montgomery County, Lee County and Orange County
  • 20 new cases in Smyth County, Wythe County and Portsmouth
  • 19 new cases in Fauquier County
  • 18 new cases in Tazewell County, Botetourt County and Rockingham County
  • 17 new cases in Manassas
  • 16 new cases in Pulaski County, Amherst County and Radford
  • 15 new cases in Campbell County, Carroll County and Salem
  • 14 new cases in Frederick County, Shenandoah County and James City County
  • 13 new cases in Bedford County and Isle of Wight County
  • 12 new cases in Charlottesville and Colonial Heights
  • 10 new cases in Powhatan County, Patrick County and Louisa County
  • 9 new cases in Bristol, Accomack County and Bland County
  • 8 new cases in Scott County, York County, Rockbridge County, Caroline County and Halifax County
  • 7 new cases in Danville, Petersburg, Martinsville, Goochland County, Mecklenburg County and King George County
  • 6 new cases in Giles County, Alleghany County, New Kent County, Nottoway County and Warren County
  • 5 new cases in Buena Vista, Prince George County, Appomattox County, Russell County and Greene County
  • 4 new cases in Buchanan County, Fredericksburg, Floyd County, Covington, Fairfax, Galax, Dinwiddie County, Amelia County, Hopewell, Buckingham County, Poquoson and Southampton County
  • 3 new cases in Grayson County, Richmond County, Lexington, Surry County, Prince Edward County and Franklin
  • 2 new cases in Manassas Park, Cumberland County, Page County, Sussex County, Rappahannock County, Madison County, Emporia, Dickenson County, Charles City County and Northumberland County
  • 1 new case in Nelson County, Gloucester County, Norton, Clarke County, Craig County, Fluvanna County, Bath County, Greensville County, Mathews County and Westmoreland County

As of Thursday, the Virginia Dept. of Health reports there have been 3,700,109 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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