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Mississippi Coronavirus Cases and Deaths

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Data Updated Jan 18, 2021

Total ReportedOn Jan 177-Day Average
Known Cases252,4751,6061,913
Deaths5,5214075

New Known Cases Per Day

New Known Deaths Per Day

In Mississippi, there were 1,606 newly reported COVID-19 cases and 40 newly reported COVID-19 deaths on Jan 17, 2021

5,594
12,948

Known Cases Per 100,000 Residents




From cities to rural towns, stay informed on where COVID-19 is spreading to understand how it could affect families, commerce, and travel. Follow new cases found each day and the total number of cases and deaths in Mississippi. The county-level tracker makes it easy to follow COVID-19 cases on a granular level, as does the ability to break down infections per 100,000 people. This county visualization is unique to USAFacts and will be updated with the most recent data as frequently as possible. The underlying data is available for download below the US county map and has helped government agencies like Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in its nationwide efforts.

County Stats for Mississippi

CountyKnown CasesDeathsKnown Cases (Per 100K)
Adams County2,046706,666
Alcorn County2,632537,123
Amite County977257,945
Attala County1,9355910,647
Benton County815239,868
Bolivar County3,96610812,949
Calhoun County1,357219,449
Carroll County1,0422110,476
Chickasaw County1,8364410,735
Choctaw County603137,345
Claiborne County861259,579
Clarke County1,386608,918
Clay County1,590338,232
Coahoma County2,3005410,396
Copiah County2,408498,580
Covington County2,1137111,338
DeSoto County17,1201759,257
Forrest County5,9491197,943
Franklin County664158,609
George County1,990388,122
Greene County1,097298,074
Grenada County2,1777010,488
Hancock County2,665595,595
Harrison County13,3531936,417
Hinds County16,2073226,991
Holmes County1,685679,906
Humphreys County8292410,280
Issaquena County159611,982
Itawamba County2,6245911,218
Jackson County10,3031837,174
Jasper County1,6973510,358
Jefferson County538197,697
Jefferson Davis County841257,558
Jones County6,2881109,234
Kemper County771207,914
Lafayette County4,942929,149
Lamar County4,841657,643
Lauderdale County5,8471807,888
Lawrence County1,024178,136
Leake County2,3056410,116
Lee County8,79614110,295
Leflore County3,00210510,652
Lincoln County2,970858,696
Lowndes County5,3551169,139
Madison County8,2321627,746
Marion County2,106728,570
Marshall County3,416659,679
Monroe County3,53310510,022
Montgomery County1,0943411,192
Neshoba County3,37015211,574
Newton County1,913429,102
Noxubee County1,1032210,588
Oktibbeha County3,924807,913
Panola County3,6837810,772
Pearl River County3,278995,903
Perry County1,016318,486
Pike County2,620776,669
Pontotoc County3,6285311,276
Prentiss County2,450529,751
Quitman County688810,130
Rankin County10,6892116,884
Scott County2,462458,754
Sharkey County427179,882
Simpson County2,348678,808
Smith County1,201237,546
Stone County1,423207,761
Sunflower County2,8266911,254
Tallahatchie County1,4013410,146
Tate County2,708629,562
Tippah County2,4045010,920
Tishomingo County1,844599,513
Tunica County863218,960
Union County3,4306011,904
Walthall County1,118367,826
Warren County3,484987,677
Washington County4,77712310,879
Wayne County1,996309,890
Webster County922249,516
Wilkinson County583256,756
Winston County2,0016411,145
Yalobusha County1,165349,622
Yazoo County2,443558,228

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