AFTERNOON UPDATE: Georgia’s COVID-19 cases number 35,793, with 403 in Columbus

Georgia

GEORGIA (WRBL) – As of the Georgia Department of Public Health’s latest update, the state reports that 35,793 people have tested positive for COVID-19 statewide, with 6,320 hospitalized for treatment and 1,523 Georgians who have died to the virus.

Those numbers have increased since last night, as the state of Georgia reported 35,427 patients were confirmed to have the coronavirus.

In Columbus, the number of confirmed cases of COVID-19 is at 403 people who have tested positive for the virus.

Columbus Mayor Skip Henderson will host a virtual town hall online tonight at 5:30 p.m. to take questions from Columbus residents about the coronavirus and talk about city operations.

Neighboring counties are still seeing the number of positive cases increase nearby Sumter County reports 409 cases. Currently, there are 193 positive cases in Troup County and 73 reported in Harris County.

Marion County reports 38 cases, while Clay County is now reporting 26 cases.

Beginning May 11, the GaDPH will provide three updates to COVID-19 numbers across Georgia each day, at 9 a.m., 1 p.m., and 7 p.m.

The GaDPH’s status update page for coronavirus numbers is not currently showing the number of patients in the state who have recovered from the illness so far.

The DPH provides three daily updates on the number of COVID-19 cases in the state:

CountyConfirmed CasesTotal Deaths
Fulton3616156
DeKalb263374
Gwinnett2512101
Cobb2322127
Hall211537
Dougherty1642130
Non-Georgia Resident159224
Unknown15190
Clayton96935
Cherokee65921
Henry61516
Richmond47617
Douglas42214
Sumter40935
Muscogee40315
Habersham39815
Carroll39619
Forsyth39411
Mitchell38132
Bibb38014
Bartow37835
Lee34222
Chatham33614
Houston29016
Coweta2804
Baldwin27712
Thomas26728
Newton2628
Upson25525
Barrow2547
Rockdale2487
Spalding23712
Paulding23410
Colquitt22911
Early22929
Fayette20212
Terrell19924
Lowndes1974
Butts19417
Columbia1946
Troup1935
Clarke19113
Crisp1917
Worth19118
Coffee18711
Whitfield1756
Randolph16921
Tift1666
Ware16612
Floyd16512
Walton1597
Dooly15112
Hancock1414
Jackson1263
Gordon12316
Calhoun1165
Decatur1153
Burke1143
Gilmer1041
Appling9910
Wilcox9912
Stephens941
Grady884
Macon885
White881
Laurens851
Dawson811
Turner8112
Lumpkin801
Glynn751
Harris732
Walker730
Johnson702
Meriwether691
Peach692
Pierce694
Polk690
Catoosa660
Oconee660
Brooks647
Washington621
Bryan614
Putnam596
Greene575
Oglethorpe564
Murray551
McDuffie534
Bacon492
Elbert460
Bulloch452
Liberty450
Monroe444
Pike442
Ben Hill430
Camden431
Toombs414
Banks400
Lamar401
Wilkinson403
Seminole392
Effingham381
Marion381
Clinch360
Dodge361
Fannin361
Pickens363
Stewart360
Union361
Miller350
Haralson342
Pulaski341
Baker332
Cook333
Morgan330
Bleckley320
Jones300
Franklin291
Madison291
Telfair291
Brantley282
Wilkes281
Talbot271
Clay263
Jasper260
Emanuel251
Jeff Davis241
Irwin221
Taylor222
Towns211
Atkinson202
Berrien200
Charlton191
Crawford190
Hart190
Jefferson191
Screven181
Dade171
Heard171
Chattahoochee160
Chattooga162
Jenkins161
Warren160
Schley151
Rabun141
Wayne140
Lincoln120
Echols110
Lanier112
Webster112
Candler100
Tattnall100
McIntosh90
Twiggs80
Quitman71
Treutlen70
Wheeler60
Long50
Montgomery50
Evans40
Glascock10
Taliaferro10

**Note, all counties in the WRBL viewing area have been bolded in the above table. These counties are what contribute to the count of local cases in Georgia.

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