September 18, 2020

Mississippi coronavirus cases creep higher with Friday’s latest stats; Here are the county by county numbers.

Mississippi’s trailing averages of new COVID-19 coronavirus cases rose slightly Friday after a larger-than-average number of new cases were reported.

On Friday, the state reported 853 new coronavirus cases were confirmed in the last 24 hours.

The state also reported 15 new deaths Friday. Of the deaths reported Friday, 5 actually occurred between August 26 and September 4.

In total, 89,175 cases have been found in the state since March. The state believes approximately 74,000 of those cases have recovered.

A total of 2,670 people in Mississippi have died as a result of coronavirus, the state reported.

The 7-day, daily average of new cases rose to 462 with Friday’s update.

The 14-day, daily average rose to 563  cases per day.

Totals of all reported COVID-19 cases for 2020, including those in long-term care (LTC) facilities.

The numbers in this table are provisional. County case numbers and deaths may change as investigation finds new or additional information. The data provided below is the most current available.

County Total Cases Total Deaths Total LTC Facility Cases Total LTC Facility Deaths
Adams 853 32 47 12
Alcorn 708 9 18 2
Amite 289 10 14 2
Attala 613 25 90 20
Benton 206 1 2 0
Bolivar 1701 58 166 21
Calhoun 499 12 25 4
Carroll 302 12 45 9
Chickasaw 618 24 43 13
Choctaw 168 5 2 0
Claiborne 446 16 43 9
Clarke 502 36 57 15
Clay 525 16 7 1
Coahoma 1067 23 78 2
Copiah 1136 32 47 4
Covington 769 18 17 4
De Soto 5091 54 62 12
Forrest 2269 68 169 40
Franklin 181 3 3 1
George 720 13 26 6
Greene 322 16 36 6
Grenada 999 32 103 18
Hancock 538 20 9 4
Harrison 3586 68 236 29
Hinds 6781 149 381 62
Holmes 1073 56 100 20
Humphreys 358 15 21 6
Issaquena 98 3 0 0
Itawamba 669 18 62 11
Jackson 3270 65 75 7
Jasper 519 13 1 0
Jefferson 231 9 12 3
Jefferson Davis 312 10 3 1
Jones 2276 76 178 36
Kemper 280 14 39 9
Lafayette 1896 39 122 28
Lamar 1533 33 25 11
Lauderdale 1931 119 250 69
Lawrence 420 12 26 2
Leake 922 33 11 0
Lee 2432 65 149 30
Leflore 1310 76 187 45
Lincoln 1017 52 142 32
Lowndes 1351 56 96 32
Madison 3115 84 236 45
Marion 819 28 71 8
Marshall 1050 14 31 6
Monroe 1134 64 155 50
Montgomery 435 19 46 9
Neshoba 1493 102 111 37
Newton 723 20 34 7
Noxubee 535 14 19 4
Oktibbeha 1658 46 191 30
Panola 1358 26 13 2
Pearl River 818 49 71 20
Perry 370 14 9 1
Pike 1183 47 80 21
Pontotoc 1150 15 6 1
Prentiss 723 15 48 3
Quitman 354 5 0 0
Rankin 3053 71 152 18
Scott 1134 23 17 3
Sharkey 257 11 43 8
Simpson 993 40* 104 18
Smith 502 13 54 8
Stone 341 11 50 7
Sunflower 1337 42 63 11
Tallahatchie 699 14 26 2
Tate 909 35 32 12
Tippah 600 16 3 0
Tishomingo 617 33 96 24
Tunica 463 13 12 2
Union 943 23 46 11
Walthall 579 24 67 13
Warren 1348 47 113 22
Washington 2104 70 106 23
Wayne 863 21 59 10
Webster 320 13 52 11
Wilkinson 288 17 20 5
Winston 712 19 40 11
Yalobusha 400 13 35 7
Yazoo 1008 23 46 6
Total 89,175 2,670 5,582 1,114

* Note: One death from Simpson County was inadvertently counted twice. This error has been corrected in the data above.