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Virginia sees 5,379 new coronavirus cases, now reporting 382,679 statewide

There are now 5,275 deaths from the coronavirus in Virginia

On Wednesday, Virginia reported 5,387 new coronavirus cases, bringing the grand total to 377,300
On Wednesday, Virginia reported 5,387 new coronavirus cases, bringing the grand total to 377,300

RICHMOND, Va. – As of January 7, Virginia is reporting 382,679 cases of the coronavirus across the commonwealth since March.

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

As of Thursday, across Virginia, a total of 104,083 vaccines have been administered, according to VDH.

Thursday’s total of 382,679 cases marks an increase from Wednesday’s total of 377,300 cases.

Here is a breakdown of the 5,379 new cases:

  • 459 new cases in Fairfax County
  • 419 new cases in Virginia Beach
  • 277 new cases in Prince William County
  • 196 new cases in Henrico County
  • 189 new cases in Chesterfield County
  • 152 new cases in Norfolk
  • 122 new cases in Loudoun County
  • 121 new cases in Arlington County
  • 112 new cases in Richmond
  • 104 new cases in Stafford County
  • 100 new cases in Portsmouth
  • 98 new cases in Chesapeake
  • 97 new cases in Bedford County
  • 94 new cases in Roanoke County
  • 93 new cases in Amherst County
  • 89 new cases in Newport News
  • 85 new cases in Frederick County
  • 81 new cases in Hampton
  • 79 new cases in Southampton County
  • 74 new cases in Spotsylvania County
  • 71 new cases in Alexandria
  • 70 new cases in Washington County and Albemarle County
  • 67 new cases in Henry County
  • 60 new cases in Lynchburg
  • 59 new cases in Campbell County
  • 54 new cases in James City County
  • 53 new cases in Suffolk and Amelia County
  • 51 new cases in Hanover County and Danville
  • 44 new cases in Smyth County
  • 42 new cases in Fauquier County and Montgomery County
  • 41 new cases in Augusta County and Wise County
  • 40 new cases in York County
  • 38 new cases in Pittsylvania County and Powhatan County
  • 37 new cases in Botetourt County
  • 36 new cases in Roanoke and Charlottesville
  • 34 new cases in Franklin County
  • 32 new cases in Shenandoah County and Winchester
  • 31 new cases in Accomack County and Brunswick County
  • 30 new cases in Culpeper County and Appomattox County
  • 28 new cases in Patrick County and Pulaski County
  • 27 new cases in Bristol, Westmoreland County and Lunenburg County
  • 26 new cases in Rockbridge County
  • 25 new cases in Tazewell County
  • 24 new cases in Russell County and Nottoway County
  • 23 new cases in Carroll County and Gloucester County
  • 22 new cases in Martinsville and Hopewell
  • 20 new cases in Rockingham County, Fredericksburg and Waynesboro
  • 19 new cases in Lee County, Halifax County and Salem
  • 18 new cases in King George County, Wythe County and Northampton County
  • 17 new cases in Manassas, Isle of Wight County, Harrisonburg and Radford
  • 16 new cases in New Kent County, Orange County, Caroline County and Alleghany County
  • 15 new cases in Louisa County, Richmond County and Fluvanna County
  • 14 new cases in Dickenson County, Giles County, Covington, Colonial Heights and Dinwiddie County
  • 13 new cases in Mecklenburg County, Clarke County, Essex County and Nelson County
  • 12 new cases in Warren County, Prince Edward County and Bland County
  • 11 new cases in Prince George County
  • 10 new cases in Page County, Staunton, Greene County, King William County and Galax
  • 8 new cases in Poquoson, Grayson County, Scott County and Charlotte County
  • 7 new cases in Goochland County, Buckingham County, Buchanan County, Charles City County and Madison County
  • 5 new cases in Mathews County, Northumberland County, Rappahannock County, Cumberland County, Franklin, King and Queen County and Petersburg
  • 4 new cases in Floyd County and Lancaster County
  • 3 new cases in Middlesex County, Bath County, Falls Church, Emporia and Williamsburg
  • 2 new cases in Craig County
  • 1 new case in Buena Vista, Norton, Fairfax, Highland County, Greensville County and Sussex County
  • Lexington decreased by two cases

As of Thursday the Virginia Dept. of Health reports there have been 5,388,813 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.