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Virginia sees 5,069 new coronavirus cases, now reporting 521,467 statewide

There are now 6,732 deaths from the coronavirus in Virginia

That's an increase of 6,575
That's an increase of 6,575

As of February 5, Virginia is reporting 521,467 cases of the coronavirus across the commonwealth since March 2020.

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

As of Friday, a total of 920,641 vaccines have been administered across Virginia, with 145,284 people being fully vaccinated, according to VDH.

Friday’s total of 516,398 cases marks an increase from Thursday’s total of 516,398 cases.

Here’s a breakdown of the 5,069 new coronavirus cases in the Commonwealth:

  • 407 new cases in Fairfax County
  • 359 new cases in Virginia Beach
  • 264 new cases in Prince William County
  • 247 new cases in Chesterfield County
  • 246 new cases in Loudoun County
  • 233 new cases in Henrico County
  • 204 new cases in Chesapeake
  • 152 new cases in Norfolk
  • 129 new cases Hampton
  • 122 new cases in Richmond
  • 119 new cases in Newport News
  • 116 new cases in Stafford County
  • 106 new cases in Arlington County and Spotsylvania County
  • 92 new cases in Roanoke County
  • 76 new cases in Hanover County
  • 69 new cases in Danville
  • 66 new cases in Rockingham County
  • 62 new cases in Lynchburg
  • 61 new cases in Roanoke
  • 56 new cases in Alexandria
  • 52 new cases in Suffolk
  • 47 new cases in Portsmouth
  • 46 new cases in Petersburg
  • 44 new cases in Fauquier County
  • 43 new cases in Augusta County and Prince George County
  • 42 new cases in Montgomery County and Bedford County
  • 41 new cases in York County
  • 39 new cases in Harrisonburg, Pittsylvania County and Henry County
  • 38 new cases in Culpeper County
  • 37 new cases in Albemarle County
  • 35 new cases in Frederick County and Shenandoah County
  • 34 new cases in Prince Edward County
  • 33 new cases in James City County and Orange County
  • 32 new cases in Lexington
  • 31 new cases in Gloucester County
  • 30 new cases in Charlottesville
  • 28 new cases in Franklin County
  • 25 new cases in Accomack County
  • 24 new cases in Louisa County
  • 23 new cases in Hopewell
  • 22 new cases in Fredericksburg, Dinwiddie County and Page County
  • 21 new cases in Colonial Heights, Caroline County and Powhatan County
  • 20 new cases in Halifax County and Waynesboro
  • 19 new cases in King William County and Nelson County
  • 18 new cases in Isle of Wight County, Campbell County, New Kent County and Greene County
  • 17 new cases in Warren County and Winchester
  • 16 new cases in Manassas, King George County and Patrick County
  • 15 new cases in Amherst County, Staunton, Amherst County, Lee County, Essex County and Washington County
  • 13 new cases in Tazewell County, Martinsville, Southampton County, Amelia County and Madison County
  • 11 new cases in Goochland County and King and Queen County
  • 10 new cases in Botetourt County, Appomattox County, Northampton County, Nottoway County, Westmoreland County, Charlotte County, Brunswick County and Russell County
  • 9 new cases in Mecklenburg County, Grayson County and Williamsburg
  • 8 new cases in Greensville County, Mathews County, Fluvanna County, Poquoson and Scott County
  • 7 new cases in Alleghany County, Emporia, Rockbridge County and Wythe County
  • 6 new cases in Carroll County, Northumberland County, Franklin and Charles City County
  • 5 new cases in Falls Church, Manassas Park, Pulaski County, Radford, Wise County, Covington and Buena Vista
  • 4 new cases in Lunenburg County, Cumberland County, Lancaster County, Craig County and Smyth County
  • 3 new cases in Buckingham County, Clarke County, Smyth County, Buckingham County, Clarke County, Giles County, Bath County and Salem
  • 2 new cases Buchanan County, Middlesex County, Bristol and Sussex County
  • 1 new case in Surry County, Fairfax, Rappahannock County, Dickenson County, Highland County, Galax and Bland County

As of Friday, the Virginia Dept. of Health reports there have been 6,704,401 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:

Samantha Smith joined WSLS 10’s award-winning digital team as a digital content producer in July 2018.