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

The numbers below were last updated at 4:37 p.m. on Oct. 21, according to the governors of the respective states. NOTE: Countywide breakdowns may not match total statewide at times pending additional updates from the governors' offices.

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More than 776,000 tri-state residents have tested positive for the novel coronavirus.

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

The numbers -- and fatalities -- in New York, New Jersey and Connecticut have climbed into the tens of thousands.

Here are the latest number of cases, last updated at 4:37 p.m. on Oct. 21, according to the governors of the respective states:

Tri-State Area Total: 776,600

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 City256,046
Albany County3,460
Allegany County224
Broome County3,060
Cattaraugus County434
Cayuga County332
Chautauqua County845
Chemung County1,381
Chenango County337
Clinton County220
Columbia County659
Cortland County451
Delaware County161
Dutchess County5,366
Erie County12,574
Essex County194
Franklin County78
Fulton County360
Genesee County372
Greene County482
Hamilton County16
Herkimer County374
Jefferson County193
Lewis County62
Livingston County256
Madison County541
Monroe County6,850
Montgomery County257
Nassau County48,864
Niagara County1,986
Oneida County2,617
Onondaga County5,121
Ontario County603
Orange County13,258
Orleans County376
Oswego County599
Otsego County369
Putnam County1,755
Rensselaer County1,047
Rockland County17,453
Saratoga County1,229
Schenectady County1,516
Schoharie County101
Schuyler County104
Seneca County131
St. Lawrence County372
Steuben County898
Suffolk County48,234
Sullivan County1,694
Tioga County478
Tompkins County563
Ulster County 2,428
Warren County441
Washington County326
Wayne County393
Westchester County39,694
Wyoming County172
Yates County99
New York State Total488,506
New York State Deaths25,679
New York City Deaths
(Note: includes confirmed COVID-19 deaths as reported by the state and probable deaths as reported by the NYC Health Department. Confirmed NYC Health Department data doesn't match the state's data.)

New Jersey

Bergen County24,066
Middlesex County21,229
Monmouth County13,477
Essex County22,877
Hudson County22,004
Burlington County7,978
Morris County8,596
Camden County11,007
Passaic County20,160
Mercer County9,031
Ocean County16,238
Somerset County6,216
Union County19,044
Hunterdon County 1,505
Warren County1,517
Sussex County1,637
Cape May County1,080
Gloucester County5,261
Cumberland County3,933
Atlantic County4,816
Salem County1,147
Cases With Unassigned County404
New Jersey State Total223,223
New Jersey Deaths
(Note: The state moved to include probable deaths
in the total count starting on June 25, causing a spike)


Fairfield County21,898
Hartford County16,795
Litchfield County2,064
New Haven County15,876
Middlesex County1,838
New London County3,329
Tolland County1,638
Windham County1,280
Connecticut State Total (includes probable and confirmed cases)64,871
Connecticut Deaths4,567

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