County-by-county look at COVID-19 in Virginia; which areas experienced the biggest jumps on Friday, March 4, 2022
County-by-county look at COVID-19 in Virginia;  which areas experienced the biggest jumps on Friday, March 4, 2022

County-by-county look at COVID-19 in Virginia; which areas experienced the biggest jumps on Friday, March 4, 2022

RICHMOND, Va. – The health department reported that 9,281 more people were tested positive for COVID-19 out of the 155,049 total tests treated during the last week. That brings Virginia’s total number of coronavirus cases to 1,645,791.

As of Friday’s update, 47,509 (+251 from the previous Friday) people had been hospitalized, and 18,955 (** + 419) people had died as a result of COVID-19-related illnesses, according to the update. Virginia Department of Health (VDH) data.

RELATED: New COVID cases fell 33% last week in the Commonwealth; 72.1% of Virginia’s residents are now fully vaccinated

Scroll down for the complete city / county-by-county breakdown of COVID-19 cases in Virginia

These sites experienced the largest jumps (100 or more) in COVID-19 cases last week (February 26-March 4):

Central Virginia
Chesterfield 70,805 (+303)
Henrico 63,389 (+221)
Richmond City 43,768 (+189)
Hannover 21,407 (+124)

Hampton Roads
Virginia Beach 88,545 (+190)
Chesapeake 49,397 (+150)

Northern Virginia
Fairfax 173.225 (+748)
Loudoun 65,804 (+534)
Prince William 93,697 (+203)
Spotsylvania 26.386 (+183)
Arlington 40,260 (+167)
Stafford 29.778 (+139)
Alexandria 29,662 (+129)

Additional locations
Roanoke County 21,161 (+1,105)
Pittsylvania 13.495 (+301)
Lynchburg 19,804 (+168)
Albemarle 15,658 (+138)
Campbell 11,377 (+137)
Bedford 16,509 (+108)

City / county-by-county Division of cases (February 26-March 4)

Accomack 6,902 (+4)
Albemarle 15,658 (+138)
Alexandria 29,662 (+129)
Alleghany 3.555 (+13)
Amelia 2,577 (+9)
Amherst 6,991 (+84)
Appomattox 3,672 (+33)
Arlington 40,260 (+167)
Augusta 18,767 (+89)

Bath 879 (+6)
Bedford 16,509 (+108)
Significant 1,745 (+1)
Botetourt 7.255 (+29)
Bristol 4,356 (+19)
Brunswick 3,039 (+13)
Buchanan 4,736 (+55)
Buckingham 3,777 (+21)
Buena Vista City 1.985 (+5)

Campbell 11,377 (+137)
Caroline 6,757 (-29)
Carroll 6,560 (+34)
Charles City 1,140 (+3)
Charlotte 2,372 (+23)
Charlottesville 10,025 (+89)
Chesapeake 49,397 (+150)
Chesterfield 70,805 (+303)
Clarke 2,592 (+18)
Colonial Heights 4,773 (+17)
Covington 997 (+4)
Craig 1,108 (+6)
Culpeper 11,522 (-63)
Cumberland 1,219 (+11)

Danville 10,885 (+176)
Dickenson 3,290 (+42)
Dinwiddie 5.209 (+37)

Emporia 1,136 (+15)
Essex 2,243 (+12)

Fairfax 173.225 (+748)
Fairfax City 1,950 (-2)
Falls Church 1.924 (+7)
Fauquier 12,819 (+75)
Floyd 2,527 (+42)
Fluvanna 4,908 (+20)
Franklin City 2,457
Franklin County 10,634 (+27)
Frederik 20.341 (+72)
Fredericksburg 5,324 (-2)

Galaxy 2,538 (+16)
Giles 4,004 (+30)
Gloucester 7,237 (+24)
Goochland 3,866 (+24)
Grayson 3,975 (+34)
Greene 3,964 (+32)
Greensville 3,300 (+18)

Halifax 6,923 (+42)
Hampton 27,362 (+53)
Hannover 21,407 (+124)
Harrisonburg 13,166 (+12)
Henrico 63,389 (+221)
Henrik 11.249 (+31)
Highland 358 (+2)
Hopewell 6,099 (+5)

Isle of Wight 7,231 (+8)

James City 14,678 (+50)

King and Queen 1,112 (+1)
King George 4,964 (+14)
King William 3,657 (+3)

Lancaster 1,774 (+7)
Lee 6,170 (+28)
Lexington 2,816 (+11)
Loudoun 65,804 (+534)
Louisa 6,427 (+25)
Lunenburg 2,292 (+40)
Lynchburg 19,804 (+168)

Madison 2,110 (+93)
Manassas City 9,003 (+2)
Manassas Park 3,676 (+6)
Martinsville 3,172 (+2)
Mathews 1.415 (+7)
Mecklenburg 5,951 (+36)
Middlesex 1,791 (+7)
Montgomery 18,311 (+86)

Nelson 2.678 (+7)
New Kent 4,564 (+11)
Newport News 35,889 (+67)
Norfolk 41,232 (+68)
Northampton 2,131 (+5)
Northumberland 2,147 (+6)
Norton 1,290 (+4)
Nottoway 3,962 (+26)

Orange 6,865 (+29)

Page 5,519 (+13)
Patrick 3,538 (+20)
Petersburg 8,302 (+45)
Pittsylvania 13.495 (+301)
Poquoson 2,315 (+4)
Portsmouth 20,613 (+33)
Powhatan 4.841 (+38)
Prince Edward 4,644 (+48)
Prince George 8,125 (+71)
Prince William 93,697 (+203)
Pulaski 7.153 (+66)

Radford 4,868 (+29)
Rappahannock 896 (+4)
Richmond City 43,768 (+189)
Richmond County 2,615 (+7)
Roanoke City 20,560 (-134)
Roanoke County 21,161 (+1,105)
Rockbridge 3,207 (+11)
Rockingham 14,367 (+45)
Russell 6,769 (+48)

Salem 5,638 (-784)
Scott 5,695 (+35)
Shenandoah 10.702 (+29)
Smyth 8,642 (+61)
Southampton 3,263
Spotsylvania 26.386 (+183)
Stafford 29.778 (+139)
Staunton 5.543 (+20)
Suffolk 18,531 (+ 31)
Surry 1,075 (+2)
Sussex 2,405 (+7)

Tazewell 9,972 (+97)

Virginia Beach 88,545 (+190)

Warren 8,404 (+22)
Washington 13,605 (+65)
Waynesboro 5.275 (+14)
Westmoreland 3,216 (+11)
Williamsburg 1,708 (+13)
Winchester 6,238 (+17)
Wise 10,081 (+69)
Wythe 7,391 (+39)

York 9,651 (+22)

VDH

Who gets sick

The coronavirus first affected people aged 50 to 69, which currently accounts for 21.9% of cases in Virginia.

But people aged 30 to 49 now account for 31.2% of cases, data show, while people in their 20s got 18.4% of cases in the state.

In addition, statistics show that children and adolescents account for 21% of cases.

More women have been infected with the virus in 864,874 cases against the 767,105 reported cases in men.

** Virginia Department of Health officials said the recent increase in COVID-19 cases due to omicron resulted in an increase in COVID-19-associated deaths.

“Beginning on February 2, VDH’s Cases dashboard began to reflect these deaths. The majority of the COVID-19-associated deaths (92%) that will be added occurred in January 2022,” Ministry of Health officials wrote. “Certified death certificates are still being reported, so VDH will continue to receive new death certificates for the deaths that occurred in January 2022 and those that will occur subsequently over the next few weeks and months until the Omicron rise disappears.”

* Office of Epidemiology officials have previously said that ongoing quality assurance (QA), which is performed on all COVID-19 cases, hospitalizations and deaths, is the reason for the decline in the number of hospitalizations.

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WTVR

Lots of COVID-19 vaccination clinic at Richmond Raceway.

Virginians age 5+ are eligible for the COVID-19 vaccine. Go to Vaccine finder to search for specific vaccines available near you, or call 877-VAX-IN-VA (877-275-8343).

Have you been fully vaccinated?

People are considered fully vaccinated:

  • 2 weeks after their second dose in a 2-dose series, such as the Pfizer or Moderna vaccines, or
  • 2 weeks after a single-dose vaccine, such as Johnson & Johnson’s Janssen vaccine
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Virginia Department of Health

What you can and should not do once you have been fully vaccinated.

How to protect yourself and others once you have been fully vaccinated

COVID-19 vaccines are effective in protecting you from getting sick. Based on what we know about COVID-19 vaccines, people who have been fully vaccinated can start doing some things that they had stopped doing because of the pandemic.

We are still learning how vaccines will affect the spread of COVID-19. After you have been fully vaccinated against COVID-19, you should continue to take precautions– like wearing a mask, staying 6 feet away from others and avoiding crowds and poorly ventilated spaces – in public places until we know more.

These recommendations can help you make decisions about daily activities after you are fully vaccinated.

They are does not intended for health framework.
Click here for more information from the Virginia Department of Health.

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