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

   

Since early March, at least 12,492 Missourians have tested positive for COVID-19 (coronavirus) and 696 people have died.  

Gov. Mike Parson has declared a state of emergency and had implemented a statewide stay at home order. 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 12,492 cases have been confirmed by state officials with about 165,000 people having been tested. The first fatality was reported on March 18.

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

Cases: 45

Andrew County

Cases: 30

Atchison County

Cases: 3

Audrain County

Cases: 68

Barry County

Cases: 9

Bates County

Cases: 7

Deaths: 1

Benton County

Cases: 10

Bollinger County

Cases: 6

Boone County

Cases: 130

Deaths: 1

The first fatality reported in the state was in Boone County.

Buchanan County

Cases: 662

Deaths: 2

Butler County

Cases: 28

Caldwell County

Cases: 5

Callaway County

Cases: 26

Deaths: 1

Camden County

Cases: 37

Deaths: 1

Cape Girardeau County

Cases: 68

Deaths: 2

Carroll County

Cases: 7

Carter County

Cases: 5

Deaths: 1

Cass County

Cases: 82

Deaths: 7

Cedar County

Cases: 9

Chariton County

Cases: 6

Christian County

Cases: 20

Clark County

Cases: 1

Clay County

Cases: 158

Deaths: 3

Clinton County

Cases: 18

Cole County

Cases: 60

Deaths: 1

Cooper County

Cases: 9

Crawford County

Cases: 8

Dallas County

Cases: 2

Daviess

Cases: 4

DeKalb County 

Cases: 6

Dent County

Cases: 1

Dunklin County

Cases: 31

Deaths: 2

Franklin County

Cases: 140

Deaths: 16

Gasconade County 

Cases: 2

Gentry County

Cases: 21

Greene County

Cases: 120

Deaths: 8

Grundy County

Cases: 2

Harrison County

Cases: 8

Henry County

Cases: 10

Deaths: 3

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. 

Holt County

Cases: 1

Howard County

Cases: 3

Howell County

Cases: 5

Iron County

Cases: 2

Jackson County

Cases: 540

Deaths: 15

Jasper County

Cases: 20

Jefferson County

Cases: 332

Deaths: 16

Johnson County

Cases: 73

Joplin

Cases: 13

Kansas City

Cases: 1,086

Deaths: 26

Laclede County

Cases: 3

Lafayette County

Cases: 72

Deaths: 1

Lawrence County

Cases: 7

Lewis County

Cases: 7

Deaths: 1

Lincoln County

Cases: 81

Deaths: 1

Linn County

Cases: 6

Deaths: 1

Livingston County 

Cases: 3

Macon County

Cases: 2

Madison County

Cases: 3

Maries County

Cases: 2

Marion County

Cases: 5

McDonald County

Cases: 18

Miller County

Cases: 4

Mississippi County

Cases: 54

Moniteau County

Cases: 45

Deaths: 1

Monroe County

Cases: 2

Montgomery County

Cases: 8

Morgan County

Cases: 9

New Madrid County

Cases: 17

Deaths: 1

Newton County

Cases: 16

Deaths: 1

Nodaway County

Cases: 9

Oregon County

Cases: 2

Osage County

Cases: 5

Pemiscot County

Cases: 76

Deaths: 4

Perry County

Cases: 50

Pettis County

Cases: 71

Deaths: 1

Phelps County

Cases: 4

Pike County

Cases: 16

Deaths: 1

Platte County

Cases: 68

Deaths: 2

Polk County

Cases: 2

Pulaski County

Cases: 34

Deaths: 1

Ralls County

Cases: 3

Randolph County

Cases: 9

Ray County

Cases: 19

Reynolds County

Cases: 2

Ripley County

Cases: 7

Saline County

Cases: 267

Schuyler County

Cases: 1

Scotland County

Cases: 4

Scott County

Cases: 94

Deaths: 8

Shannon County

Cases: 1

Shelby County 

Cases: 1

St. Charles County

Cases: 755

Deaths: 54

St. Clair County

Cases: 2

St. Francois County

Cases: 32

Deaths: 2

St. Louis County 

Cases: 4,656

Deaths: 389

St. Louis City

Cases: 1,768

Deaths: 112

Ste. Genevieve County

Cases: 9

Deaths: 1

Stoddard County

Cases: 74

Deaths: 5

Stone County

Cases: 4

Sullivan County

Cases: 53

Taney County

Cases: 13

Deaths: 2

Vernon County

Cases: 9

Warren County

Cases: 26

Washington County

Cases: 10

Deaths: 1

Webster County

Cases: 17

Worth County

Cases: 4

Wright County

Cases: 11

Cases not yet assigned to counties

Cases: 1

Counties not reporting cases (10)

Barton, Dade, Douglas, Hickory, Knox, Mercer, Ozark, Putnam, Texas, 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.