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Virginia sees 1,544 new coronavirus cases, now reporting 230,444 statewide

There are now 4,044 deaths from the coronavirus in Virginia

Virginia sees 230,444 coronavirus cases
Virginia sees 230,444 coronavirus cases

RICHMOND, Va. – As of November 27, Virginia is now reporting 230,444 cases of the coronavirus across the commonwealth since March.

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Friday’s total of 230,444 cases marks an increase from Thursday’s total of 228,900 cases.

Here is a breakdown of the 1,544 new coronavirus cases:

  • 165 new cases in Chesapeake
  • 159 new cases in Prince William County
  • 105 new cases in Roanoke County
  • 69 new cases in Arlington County
  • 56 new cases in Chesterfield County
  • 55 new cases in Loudoun County
  • 53 new cases in Virginia Beach, Alexandria and Henry County
  • 40 new cases in Henrico County
  • 36 new cases in Stafford County and Hanover County
  • 30 new cases in Frederick County
  • 28 new cases in Pittsylvania County
  • 25 new cases in Franklin County
  • 23 new cases in Winchester
  • 20 new cases in Lynchburg and Richmond
  • 19 new cases in Roanoke
  • 18 new cases in Fairfax County
  • 17 new cases in Spotsylvania County and Martinsville
  • 16 new cases in Albemarle County, Washington County and Tazewell County
  • 15 new cases in Lee County
  • 14 new cases in Portsmouth and Fredericksburg
  • 13 new cases in Russell County
  • 12 new cases in Campbell County, Charlottesville, Danville, King George County and Gloucester County
  • 11 new cases in Botetourt County
  • 9 new cases in Augusta County, Rockingham County and Goochland County
  • 8 new cases in Covington and Westmoreland County
  • 7 new cases in Suffolk, Norfolk, Montgomery County, Louisa County and Warren County
  • 6 new cases in Hampton, Manassas, Amherst County, Bedford County, Patrick County, Accomack County, Alleghany County, New Kent County, Buchanan County and Manassas Park
  • 5 new cases in Waynesboro, Newport News, Pulaski County, Salem, Isle of Wight County, Page County and Northumberland County
  • 4 new cases in Staunton, Wise County, Shenandoah County, Powhatan County, Scott County, Caroline County, Amelia County, Buckingham County, Richmond County and Cumberland County
  • 3 new cases in Fauquier County, Nelson County and Fluvanna County
  • 2 new cases in Culpeper County, Harrisonburg, Orange County, Radford, Colonial Heights, York County, Rockbridge County, Giles County, Prince George County, Appomattox County, Greene County, Floyd County, Hopewell, Southampton, County, Franklin, Charles City County, Essex County, Williamsburg, Middlesex County, Northampton County and King and Queen County
  • 1 new case in James City County, Bland County, Galax, Dinwiddie County, Lexington, Surry County, Prince Edward County, Rappahannock County, Clarke County and Lancaster County
  • Carroll County and Buena Vista decreased by one case

As of Friday, the Virginia Dept. of Health reports there have been 3,738,545 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.

About the Author:

Jeff Williamson arrived at WSLS 10 in March 2016.