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Coronavirus in Missouri: Where are the positive COVID-19 cases?

  

Since early March, at least 3,327 Missourians have tested positive for COVID-19 (coronavirus) and 58 people have died.  

Gov. Mike Parson has declared a state of emergency and has urged events with large gatherings to be canceled. A national emergency has been declared as well as the global pandemic spreads. 

The virus has been named “SARS-CoV-2” while the disease is called “coronavirus disease 2019,” or “COVID-19.” It can cause severe respiratory illnesses with symptoms such as fever, cough, and shortness of breath, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has warned.

The virus can spread among people through close personal contact or by touching a surface with the virus, according to the Department of Health and Senior Services (DHSS). 

A total of 3,327 cases have been confirmed by state officials with about 33,820 people having been tested. The first fatality was reported on March 18. The deaths have occurred in Boone, Callaway, Camden, Carter, Cape Girardeau, Cass, Clay, Cole, Franklin, Greene, Henry, Jackson, Lafayette, Lincoln, St. Charles, St. Francois, St. Louis, and Ste. Genevieve counties as well as St. Louis and Kansas City. Read on for a look at where the positive cases are in the state. 

Here is a look at where the positive cases are, according to the latest data from DHSS. These numbers can change daily as investigators discover more about where cases originated.

Adair County

Eleven people have tested positive for COVID-19 in Adair County.

Atchison County

One person in Atchison County has tested positive for coronavirus.

Barry County

Two people have tested positive for coronavirus in Barry County.

Bates County

Four people have tested positive for coronavirus in Bates County.

Benton County

Three people in Benton County have tested positive for coronavirus.

Bollinger County

Two people have tested positive for COVID-19 in Bollinger County.

Boone County

Seventy-eight individuals have tested positive for coronavirus. One Missourian from Boone County has died, the first fatality reported in the state.

Buchanan County

Sixteen people in Buchanan County have tested positive for coronavirus.

Butler County

Five people have tested positive in Butler County.

Caldwell County

One person has tested positive in Caldwell County.

Callaway County

Twenty people have tested positive for coronavirus in Callaway County. One person in Callaway County has died.

Camden County

Twenty-five people have tested positive in Camden County. One person has died in Camden County.

Cape Girardeau County

Twenty-three people have tested positive for coronavirus in Cape Girardeau. One person has died in Cape Girardeau.

Carter County

Three people in Carter County have tested positive for coronavirus. One person has died in Carter County.

Cass County

Twenty-six individuals have tested positive for coronavirus in Cass County. One person has died.

Cedar County

Eight people in Cedar County has tested positive for coronavirus.

Chariton County

In Chariton County, four people have tested positive for coronavirus.

Christian County

Seventeen Missourians have tested positive in Christian County.

Clark County

One person in Clark County has tested positive for coronavirus.

Clay County

Thirty-seven people have tested positive for coronavirus in Clay County. One person has died in Clay County.

Clinton County

Eleven people have tested positive for coronavirus in Clinton County.

Cole County

Thirty-five people have tested positive for COVID-19 in Cole County. One person has died in Cole County.

Cooper County

Two people have tested positive for coronavirus in Cooper County.

Crawford County

Five people have tested positive for coronavirus in Crawford County.

Dallas County

One person in Dallas County has tested positive for coronavirus.

DeKalb County 

Two people in DeKalb County have tested positive for coronavirus.

Dunklin County

Nine people have tested positive for coronavirus in Dunklin County.

Franklin County

Fifty-six people have tested positive for COVID-19 in Franklin County. Three people have died in Franklin County.

Gasconade County 

Two people in Gasconade County have tested positive.

Gentry County

One person in Gentry County has tested positive.

Greene County

Seventy-one individuals have tested positive for coronavirus in Greene County, including multiple travel-related cases. Six people have died in Greene County. 

Harrison County

Four people have tested positive for coronavirus in Harrison County.

Henry County

Two people have tested positive for coronavirus in Henry County, and one individual has died.

A patient who had been treated at Golden Valley Memorial Hospital in Clinton tested positive for coronavirus. The hospital was placed on diversion and advised not to admit new patients as doctors were tested. 

Howard County

In Howard County, one person has tested positive.

Howell County

Four people in Howell County have tested positive.

Jackson County

In Jackson County, 167 people have tested positive for coronavirus. A woman who tested positive through a private lab died on March 20, health officials said.

Jasper County

Ten people have tested positive for COVID-19 in Jasper County.

Jefferson County

Ninety-five people have tested positive for coronavirus in Jefferson County.

Johnson County

Thirty-five people have tested positive for coronavirus in Johnson County.

Joplin

Three people in Joplin have tested positive for coronavirus.

Kansas City

In Kansas City, 249 people have tested positive for coronavirus. Six people have died in Kansas City.

Lafayette County

Twenty-seven individuals have tested positive for COVID-19 in Lafayette County. One person has died.

Lincoln County

Twenty-five people in Lincoln County have tested positive for coronavirus. One person has died.

Linn County

Three people have tested positive for coronavirus in Linn County.

Livingston County 

One person has tested positive in Livingston County.

Macon County

Two people have tested positive in Macon County.

Madison County

One person has tested positive in Madison County.

Maries County

Two people have tested positive for coronavirus in Maries County.

McDonald County

Three people have tested positive for coronavirus in McDonald County.

Moniteau County

Four people have tested positive for coronavirus in Moniteau County.

Montgomery County

Five people have tested positive for coronavirus in Montgomery County.

Morgan County

One person has tested positive for coronavirus in Morgan County.

New Madrid County

Five people in New Madrid have tested positive for coronavirus.

Newton County

Six people have tested positive for COVID-19 in Newton County.

Nodaway County

Two people have tested positive for coronavirus in Nodaway County.

Oregon County

One person in Oregon County has tested positive.

Osage County

Four people have tested positive for coronavirus in Osage County.

Pemiscot County

Four people have tested positive for coronavirus in Pemiscot County.

Perry County

Thirty individuals have tested positive in Perry County.

Pettis County

Three people have tested positive for coronavirus in Pettis County.

Phelps County

One person has tested positive in Phelps County.

Pike County

Four people have tested positive for coronavirus in Pike County.

Platte County

Nineteen people in Platte County have tested positive for coronavirus.

Polk County

One person has tested positive for coronavirus in Polk County.

Pulaski County

Twelve people have tested positive in Pulaski County.

Ralls County

One person has tested positive for coronavirus in Ralls County.

Randolph County

Seven people in Randolph County have tested positive for coronavirus.

Ray County

Seven people have tested positive for COVID-19 in Ray County.

Reynolds County

Two people have tested positive for coronavirus.

Ripley County

Two people in Ripley County have tested positive for coronavirus.

Saline County

Seven people have tested positive in Saline County.

Scotland County

One person has tested positive in Scotland County.

Scott County

Eleven people have tested positive for COVID-19 in Scott County.

Shelby County 

One individual in Shelby County has tested positive for COVID-19.

St. Charles County

In St. Charles County, 254 people have tested positive. Six people have died in St. Charles County.

St. Francois County

Twenty people in St. Francois County have tested positive. One person has died.

St. Louis County 

In St. Louis County, 1,302 individuals have tested positive for COVID-19. One woman in her 20s, who was the first confirmed case in Missouri, had recently traveled to Italy. 

Fifteen people in St. Louis County have died.

St. Louis City

In St. Louis city, 444 people have tested positive for coronavirus. Six people have died in St. Louis.

Ste. Genevieve County

Six people in Ste. Genevieve County have tested positive for coronavirus. One person has died.

Stoddard County

Eight people in Stoddard County have tested positive for coronavirus.

Stone County

Three people have tested positive for coronavirus.

Taney County

Seven people have tested positive for coronavirus in Taney County.

Warren County

Thirteen people have tested positive for COVID-19 in Warren County.

Washington County

One person has tested positive for COVID-19.

Webster County

Three people have tested positive.

Worth County

One person has tested positive in Worth County.

Wright County

In Wright County, seven people have tested positive for coronavirus.

Others

Three other people have died whose counties have not been reported.

Counties not reporting cases (30)

Andrew, Audrain, Barton, Carroll, Dade, Daviess, Dent, Douglas, Grundy, Hickory, Holt, Iron, Knox, Laclede, Lawrence, Lewis, Marion, Mercer, Miller, Mississippi, Monroe, Ozark, Putnam, Schuyler, Shannon, St. Clair, Sullivan, Texas, Vernon, and Wayne.

This story has been updated. The numbers reflected are taken from data from DHSS. 


EDITOR’S NOTE: For up-to-date information on coronavirus, check with the CDC and DHSS.