How Many in Tri-State Tested Positive for Coronavirus? See Latest Cases by the Numbers

The numbers below were last updated at 5:47 p.m. on May 15, according to the governors of the respective states

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More than 3.42 million tri-state residents have tested positive for the novel coronavirus.

New York's first positive case was announced on Sunday, March 1, 2020; the state's first death was announced nearly two weeks later, on March 14, 2020. New York City accounts for the vast majority of cases and deaths in the state.

The number of cases in New York, New Jersey and Connecticut has climbed into the millions, while deaths are in the tens of thousands.

Here are the latest number of cases, last updated at 5:47 p.m. on May 15, according to the governors of the respective states:

Tri-State Area Total: 3,423,041

NOTE: County- and city-wide breakdowns may not add up to total statewide cases at times pending additional updates from the governors' offices. Total state and tri-state numbers are updated to reflect latest official totals.

New York

New York City927,321
Albany County24,428
Allegany County3,433
Broome County18,344
Cattaraugus County5,600
Cayuga County6,214
Chautauqua County8,807
Chemung County7,554
Chenango County3,402
Clinton County4,803
Columbia County4,008
Cortland County3,756
Delaware County2,320
Dutchess County29,175
Erie County88,350
Essex County1,577
Franklin County2,518
Fulton County4,338
Genesee County5,348
Greene County3,365
Hamilton County307
Herkimer County5,102
Jefferson County5,931
Lewis County2,707
Livingston County4,371
Madison County4,471
Monroe County66,700
Montgomery County4,203
Nassau County182,253
Niagara County19,686
Oneida County22,251
Onondaga County38,048
Ontario County7,299
Orange County47,851
Orleans County3,051
Oswego County7,436
Otsego County3,400
Putnam County10,539
Rensselaer County11,104
Rockland County46,656
Saratoga County15,113
Schenectady County12,988
Schoharie County1,662
Schuyler County1,030
Seneca County1,980
St. Lawrence County6,507
Steuben County6,775
Suffolk County199,411
Sullivan County6,549
Tioga County3,695
Tompkins County4,241
Ulster County 13,762
Warren County3,585
Washington County3,085
Wayne County5,650
Westchester County128,835
Wyoming County3,511
Yates County1,168
New York State Total2,067,574
New York State Deaths42,440
New York City Deaths
(Note: NYC stopped reporting probable COVID deaths as of 11/9, which explains the decrease. For consistency's sake, the NYC deaths reported here are from the state's data.)

New Jersey

Bergen County103,703
Middlesex County91,608
Monmouth County75,010
Essex County93,561
Hudson County87,591
Burlington County44,068
Morris County49,752
Camden County54,983
Passaic County72,335
Mercer County33,695
Ocean County75,358
Somerset County29,855
Union County71,306
Hunterdon County 9,691
Warren County9,866
Sussex County13,853
Cape May County9,102
Gloucester County30,261
Cumberland County16,912
Atlantic County31,357
Salem County6,030
Cases With Unassigned County863
New Jersey State Total
(Note: The state moved to include probable cases from antigen, or rapid, tests starting on Jan. 4, causing a one-time spike in both statewide totals since March and individual counties)
New Jersey Deaths
(Note: The state moved to include probable deaths
in the total count starting on June 25, causing a spike)


Fairfield County99,495
Hartford County83,323
Litchfield County14,524
Middlesex County12,684
New Haven County91,189
New London County22,307
Tolland County9,490
Windham County10,783
Connecticut State Total (includes probable and confirmed cases)344,977
Connecticut Deaths8,173

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