Virginia July 19 COVID-19 update: 275 new cases, 1 new death; Cases up to 376 per day on average

Coronavirus

PORTSMOUTH, Va. (WAVY) — Virginia reported 275 new coronavirus cases and 1 new COVID-19 death on Monday, along with an increase of 23 hospitalizations to 281 patients currently.

Coronavirus cases have increased nearly threefold in the commonwealth since this time last month, from 132 cases per day to 376 per day today. Hospitalizations have seen a slight increase recently but both hospitalizations and deaths are still lower than a month ago.

However about 99% of new cases, hospitalizations and deaths are being linked to unvaccinated people.

State Metrics:

  • New cases: +275 (685,485 total)
  • New deaths: +1 (11,483 total), 4.7 per day
  • Current hospitalizations: +23 patients (281 currently)
  • Percent of positive tests: 3%
  • Vaccine doses administered: 9,218,770
    • percent of population with at least one dose: 58.8% (5,019,603)
      • percent of adults (18+) with at least one dose: 70.7%
    • percent of population fully vaccinated: 52.9% (4,514,468)
      • percent of adults (18+) fully vaccinated: 63.9%

Local cases:

  • Accomack: 2,883 cases, 213 hospitalized 46 deaths (+4 cases)
  • Chesapeake: 21,477 cases, 1,054 hospitalized, 311 deaths (+38 cases, +5 hospitalized)
  • Franklin: 1,144 cases, 55 hospitalized, 33 deaths (no change)
  • Gloucester: 2,312 cases, 68 hospitalized, 50 deaths (+12 cases)
  • Hampton: 10,823 cases, 464 hospitalized, 182 deaths (+26 cases, +1 hospitalized)
  • Isle of Wight: 3,211 cases, 154 hospitalized, 70 deaths (+7 cases)
  • James City County: 4,717 cases, 174 hospitalized, 72 deaths (+10 cases, +2 hospitalized)
  • Mathews: 606 cases, 23 hospitalized, 13 deaths (no change)
  • Newport News: 14,510 cases, 531 hospitalized, 240 deaths (+29 cases, +1 hospitalized)
  • Norfolk: 18,187 cases, 1,059 hospitalized, 274 deaths (+32 cases, +2 hospitalized)
  • Northampton: 810 cases, 82 hospitalized, 36 deaths (+1 case, +1 hospitalized)
  • Portsmouth: 9,270 cases, 704 hospitalized, 205 deaths (+6 cases, +2 hospitalized)
  • Southampton: 1,999 cases, 57 hospitalized, 57 deaths (+2 cases)
  • Suffolk: 8,072 cases, 481 hospitalized, 191 deaths (+17 cases, +2 hospitalized)
  • Virginia Beach: 36,796 cases, 1,749 hospitalized, 419 deaths (+82 cases, +6 hospitalized)
  • Williamsburg: 775 cases, 29 hospitalized, 14 deaths (+1 case)
  • York: 3,852 cases, 89 hospitalized, 59 deaths (+9 cases)

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