Coast counties report only seven new cases of COVID-19

Mississippi reported 255 new cases of COVID-19 and 10 deaths on Wednesday, the Department of Health reported today.

That brings the state totals to 12,222 cases reported as of Wednesday and 580 deaths. Of those numbers, 1,590 cases reported are in long-term care facilities and 289 deaths were reported from those facilities.

There are 7,681 cases that are presumed to have recovered in the state.

On the Coast, only 7 new cases were reported in the six South Mississippi counties.

Here’s a look at the cases by county in our area:

  • Hancock County has 81 (0 new) cases and 10 (0 new) deaths
  • Harrison County has 224 (4 new) cases and 6 (0 new) deaths
  • Stone County has 25 (0 new) cases and no deaths
  • Jackson County has 291 (3 new) cases and 13 (0 new) deaths
  • Pearl River County has 197 (0 new) cases and 27 (0 new) deaths
  • George County has 19 (0 new) cases and 1 (0 new) deaths

Cases and Deaths by County

Totals of all reported cases since March 11, including those in long-term care (LTC) facilities.

County Total Cases Total Deaths Total LTC Facility Cases Total LTC Facility Deaths
Adams 179 15 39 8
Alcorn 12 1 0 0
Amite 49 1 7 1
Attala 257 11 66 11
Benton 13 0 1 0
Bolivar 133 10 17 4
Calhoun 61 4 23 4
Carroll 112 9 45 7
Chickasaw 122 12 34 8
Choctaw 27 2 0 0
Claiborne 51 1 2 0
Clarke 119 16 16 7
Clay 90 3 0 0
Coahoma 86 3 0 0
Copiah 228 4 0 0
Covington 123 1 1 0
Desoto 419 6 14 2
Forrest 453 32 83 22
Franklin 23 1 1 0
George 19 1 0 0
Greene 7 1 0 0
Grenada 66 2 14 2
Hancock 81 10 7 3
Harrison 224 6 1 1
Hinds 825 24 77 13
Holmes 333 21 71 10
Humphreys 49 5 15 3
Itawamba 80 7 34 6
Jackson 291 13 39 4
Jasper 126 3 0 0
Jefferson 40 0 0 0
Jefferson Davis 69 2 3 1
Jones 386 12 49 5
Kemper 112 10 26 6
Lafayette 110 3 37 0
Lamar 210 4 4 2
Lauderdale 637 47 162 29
Lawrence 81 0 1 0
Leake 368 7 2 0
Lee 97 5 8 1
Leflore 206 24 53 12
Lincoln 224 19 80 15
Lowndes 136 7 17 4
Madison 582 19 89 12
Marion 100 8 14 2
Marshall 68 3 2 0
Monroe 229 23 92 20
Montgomery 76 1 0 0
Neshoba 470 26 52 14
Newton 210 3 2 0
Noxubee 148 4 14 3
Oktibbeha 114 8 29 5
Panola 58 2 0 0
Pearl River 197 27 44 9
Perry 38 2 0 0
Pike 188 11 14 6
Pontotoc 26 2 3 0
Prentiss 37 3 22 3
Quitman 21 0 0 0
Rankin 315 6 5 0
Scott 569 10 13 2
Sharkey 7 0 0 0
Simpson 79 0 4 0
Smith 124 10 29 7
Stone 25 0 0 0
Sunflower 71 3 0 0
Tallahatchie 23 1 0 0
Tate 58 1 2 0
Tippah 69 11 0 0
Tishomingo 21 0 1 0
Tunica 45 2 12 2
Union 66 4 19 3
Walthall 48 0 0 0
Warren 138 5 34 3
Washington 143 4 7 1
Wayne 58 0 2 0
Webster 25 1 0 0
Wilkinson 80 9 5 2
Winston 92 0 0 0
Yalobusha 76 4 24 4
Yazoo 194 2 7 0
Total 12,222 580 1,590 289
Categories: Featured, Health, Local News, News