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Virginia sees 3,999 new coronavirus cases, now reporting 333,576 statewide

There are now 4,854 deaths from the coronavirus in Virginia

RICHMOND, Va. – As of December 27, Virginia is now reporting 333,576 cases of the coronavirus across the commonwealth since March.

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Sunday’s total of 333,576 marks an increase from Saturday’s total of 329,577 cases.

Here’s a breakdown of Sunday’s 3,999 new cases:

  • 690 new cases in Fairfax County
  • 365 new cases in Prince William County
  • 275 new cases in Virginia Beach
  • 159 new cases in Loudoun County
  • 102 new cases in Portsmouth
  • 101 new cases in Chesapeake
  • 98 new cases in Norfolk
  • 93 new cases in Arlington County
  • 91 new cases in Henrico County
  • 83 new cases in Alexandria
  • 78 new cases in Chesterfield County
  • 69 new cases in Albemarle County
  • 64 new cases in Frederick County
  • 57 new cases in Suffolk
  • 54 new cases in Washington County
  • 53 new cases in Rockingham County and Augusta County
  • 52 new cases in Harrisonburg
  • 51 new cases in Richmond City
  • 46 new cases in Culpeper County and Fauquier County
  • 45 new cases in Hanover County
  • 42 new cases in Waynesboro
  • 41 new cases in Newport News
  • 37 new cases in Pulaski County
  • 36 new cases in Lynchburg
  • 35 new cases in Wise County
  • 34 new cases in Lunenburg County
  • 33 new cases in Wythe County
  • 32 new cases in Roanoke County and Smyth County
  • 30 new cases in Buchanan County
  • 29 new cases in Warren County
  • 28 new cases in Prince George County
  • 27 new cases in Roanoke City
  • 26 new cases in Shenandoah County, Manassas and Louisa County
  • 25 new cases in Montgomery County
  • 24 new cases in Accomack County
  • 23 new cases in Winchester
  • 22 new cases in Bedford County, Dinwiddie County and Carroll County
  • 21 new cases in Petersburg, Isle of Wight County and Bristol
  • 20 new cases in Scott County
  • 19 new cases in Tazewell County
  • 18 new cases in Orange County and Galax
  • 17 new cases in Staunton
  • 16 new cases in Campbell County
  • 14 new cases in Prince Edward County
  • 13 new cases in New Kent County and Lee County
  • 12 new cases in Franklin County, Clarke County, Hampton and Fairfax City
  • 11 new cases in Amherst County, Salem, Botetourt County, Charlottesville, Nottoway County and Southampton County
  • 10 new cases in James City County, Russell County, Fluvanna County, Northampton County and Grayson County
  • 9 new cases in Appomattox County, Hopewell, Nelson County and Bland County
  • 8 new cases in Dickenson County, Page County, Giles County and Greene County
  • 7 new cases in Sussex County and Emporia
  • 6 new cases in Spotsylvania County, Martinsville, Lancaster County, Manassas Park, Patrick County, Northumberland County, Greensville County, Charlotte County, Surry County, Madison County and Rappahannock County
  • 5 new cases in Henry County, Stafford County, Buckingham County, Norton, Radford, Franklin City, Rockbridge County and Buena Vista
  • 4 new cases in Goochland County, Alleghany County, Richmond County, Lexington, Powhatan County and York County
  • 3 new cases in Pittsylvania County, Mecklenburg County, Brunswick County, Floyd County, Bath County and Poquoson
  • 2 new cases in Gloucester County, Covington, Westmoreland County, Charles City County, Falls Church, Amelia County and Williamsburg
  • 1 new case in King William County, Craig County, Middlesex County and Essex County
  • Caroline County has decreased by one case.

As of Sunday, the Virginia Dept. of Health reports there have been 4,936,182 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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