October 28, 2020

Steady case load: Mississippi’s level of new coronavirus cases remain steady

Mississippi’s daily average of new COVID-19 coronavirus remained stable Tuesday with the latest results from the state.

The Mississippi State Health Department reported 552 new coronavirus cases were confirmed in the last 24 hours.

The state also reported 12 additional deaths Wednesday. Ten of the deaths reported Wednesday occurred between September 18 and September 29.

In total, 98,190 cases have been found in the state since March. The state believes approximately 89,700 of those cases have recovered.

A total of 2,969 people in Mississippi have died as a result of coronavirus, the state reported.

The 7-day, daily average of new cases remained at 517 with Wednesday’s update.

The 14-day, daily average dropped slightly to 497 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 949 37 48 13
Alcorn 834 11 18 2
Amite 342 10 15 2
Attala 672 25 90 20
Benton 233 3 4 0
Bolivar 1873 70 218 28
Calhoun 529 12 25 4
Carroll 331 12 45 9
Chickasaw 695 24 44 13
Choctaw 187 6 1 0
Claiborne 465 16 43 9
Clarke 611 49 87 26
Clay 599 19 19 3
Coahoma 1175 30 86 4
Copiah 1199 33 55 4
Covington 832 23 33 8
De Soto 5694 64 69 13
Forrest 2542 75 175 41
Franklin 199 3 4 1
George 785 13 34 6
Greene 389 17 38 6
Grenada 1101 36 108 20
Hancock 598 22 14 4
Harrison 3941 75 255 31
Hinds 7189 161 435 65
Holmes 1100 60 101 20
Humphreys 377 15 21 6
Issaquena 106 3 0 0
Itawamba 859 21 84 16
Jackson 3585 70 77 7
Jasper 584 15 1 0
Jefferson 243 9 12 3
Jefferson Davis 347 11 3 1
Jones 2527 80 183 37
Kemper 291 15 39 9
Lafayette 2212 40 123 28
Lamar 1762 37 28 11
Lauderdale 2078 126 260 73
Lawrence 439 14 26 2
Leake 965 38 25 5
Lee 2935 72 170 33
Leflore 1438 82 191 45
Lincoln 1123 53 142 32
Lowndes 1608 58 98 33
Madison 3341 90 238 45
Marion 875 37 85 12
Marshall 1118 21 31 6
Monroe 1253 69 169 51
Montgomery 470 20 49 9
Neshoba 1599 104 115 37
Newton 781 24 39 8
Noxubee 558 16 20 4
Oktibbeha 1819 52 189 31
Panola 1516 31 15 3
Pearl River 914 53 71 20
Perry 432 21 19 7
Pike 1249 54 97 27
Pontotoc 1301 16 17 1
Prentiss 884 18 48 3
Quitman 390 5 0 0
Rankin 3372 80 173 22
Scott 1180 27 21 3
Sharkey 267 14 43 8
Simpson 1058 47 107 19
Smith 551 15 54 8
Stone 380 13 47 8
Sunflower 1491 46 77 11
Tallahatchie 783 24 29 7
Tate 1019 38 44 13
Tippah 705 18 25 0
Tishomingo 710 39 96 26
Tunica 500 15 15 2
Union 1012 24 46 11
Walthall 604 26 67 13
Warren 1418 50 119 24
Washington 2278 79 123 26
Wayne 915 21 59 10
Webster 339 13 52 11
Wilkinson 308 18 20 5
Winston 746 19 40 11
Yalobusha 444 14 35 7
Yazoo 1067 33 71 12
Total 98,190 2,969 6,112 1,214