Virginia sees 2,877 new coronavirus cases, now reporting 247,380 statewide

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Virginia reports 247,380 coronavirus cases
Virginia reports 247,380 coronavirus cases

RICHMOND, Va. – As of December 4, Virginia is now reporting 247,380 cases of the coronavirus across the commonwealth since March.

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

Friday’s total of 247,380 cases marks an increase from Thursday’s total of 244,503 cases.

  • 331 new cases in Fairfax County
  • 169 new cases in Virginia Beach
  • 116 new cases in Prince William County
  • 101 new cases in Chesterfield County
  • 95 new cases in Henrico County
  • 93 new cases in Loudoun County
  • 74 new cases in Norfolk
  • 70 new cases in Stafford County
  • 63 new cases in Arlington County
  • 60 new cases in Rockingham County
  • 59 new cases in Roanoke and Lynchburg
  • 56 new cases in Richmond
  • 51 new cases in Chesapeake
  • 49 new cases in Hanover County
  • 48 new cases in Bedford County
  • 47 new cases in Montgomery County and Washington County
  • 45 new cases in Augusta County
  • 44 new cases in Spotsylvania County
  • 40 new cases in Fauquier County and Albemarle County
  • 38 new cases in Roanoke County
  • 35 new cases in Franklin County and Newport News
  • 34 new cases in Alexandria
  • 31 new cases in Harrisonburg
  • 30 new cases in Henry County
  • 28 new cases in Campbell County
  • 27 new cases in Pulaski County and Nottoway County
  • 26 new cases in Amherst County
  • 24 new cases in Suffolk
  • 21 new cases in Russell County and Carroll County
  • 19 new cases in Gloucester County
  • 18 new cases in Frederick County, Staunton, Radford, Charlottesville, Patrick County and Buena Vista
  • 17 new cases in Pittsylvania County
  • 16 new cases in Botetourt County
  • 15 new cases in Hampton and Scott County
  • 14 new cases in Shenandoah County, Prince George County, Martinsville, Hopewell and Salem
  • 13 new cases in Winchester, Smyth County, Bristol and Wythe County
  • 12 new cases in Rockbridge County
  • 11 new cases in Manassas, York County, Appomattox County, Isle of Wight County, Mecklenburg County and Alleghany County
  • 10 new cases in Caroline County, Richmond County, Portsmouth, Dickenson County and Halifax County
  • 9 new cases in Lee County, Colonial Heights and Amelia County
  • 8 new cases in Floyd County, Manassas Park and Lexington
  • 7 new cases in Tazewell County, Danville, Powhatan County, Goochland County, Buckingham County and Prince Edward County
  • 6 new cases in Waynesboro, Fredericksburg, James City County, Petersburg, Nelson County, Fluvanna County and Greensville County
  • 5 new cases in Warren County, New Kent County, Westmoreland County, Page County, Falls Church, Louisa County, Greene County, Mathews County and King William County
  • 4 new cases in Giles County, Brunswick County, Orange County, Covington, Dinwiddie County, Accomack County and Galax
  • 3 new cases in Poquoson, Middlesex County, King George County, Williamsburg, Surry County, Franklin City, Lunenburg County and Emporia
  • 2 new cases in Bland County, Grayson County, Norton, Rappahannock County and Craig County
  • 1 new case in Buchanan County, Highland County, Madison County, Southampton County, Essex County, Charlotte County, Fairfax City, Sussex County, Cumberland County, Charles City County, Lancaster County and King and Queen County
  • Northampton County decreased by one

As of Friday, the Virginia Dept. of Health reports there have been 3,869,288 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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