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Coronavirus in Kansas: Deaths top 1,500, plus hospitalizations increase

Coronavirus in Kansas

WICHITA, Kan. (KSNW) — State health officials continue to track the spread of the coronavirus across Kansas. As of this morning, 5,738 more Kansans have tested positive for the virus. It brings the state’s total, since the pandemic began, to 147,797.

The Kansas Department of Health and Environment (KDHE) also says the number of Kansans who have died with COVID-19 has gone up by 47 in the past two days. The new death toll is 1,503.

Hospitalizations linked to COVID-19 increased by 144 since Monday.

The KDHE releases the numbers each Monday, Wednesday and Friday. It does not track recoveries.

Since the pandemic began, 651,388 Kansans have tested negative for the coronavirus. That is an increase of 9,159 since Monday.

CountyConfirmed
Allen829
Anderson703
Atchison1,356
Barber333
Barton2,405
Bourbon1,151
Brown1,140
Butler6,340
Chase219
Chautauqua217
Cherokee2,032
Cheyenne327
Clark215
Clay706
Cloud917
Coffey576
Comanche151
Cowley3,092
Crawford3,927
Decatur241
Dickinson1,467
Doniphan836
Douglas7,224
Edwards233
Elk148
Ellis3,360
Ellsworth1,133
Finney5,090
Ford5,381
Franklin2,072
Geary2,441
Gove356
Graham226
Grant893
Gray528
Greeley99
Greenwood492
Hamilton195
Harper508
Harvey3,170
Haskell392
Hodgeman169
Jackson1,194
Jefferson1,425
Jewell180
Johnson44,973
Kearny527
Kingman616
Kiowa209
Labette2,295
Lane114
Leavenworth5,666
Lincoln236
Linn642
Logan283
Lyon3,679
Marion847
Marshall859
McPherson2,722
Meade442
Miami2,209
Mitchell515
Montgomery2,750
Morris450
Morton216
Nemaha1,400
Neosho1,497
Ness318
Norton1,177
Osage1,003
Osborne258
Ottawa472
Pawnee1,065
Phillips637
Pottawatomie1,345
Pratt754
Rawlins270
Reno7,605
Republic620
Rice923
Riley4,307
Rooks580
Rush391
Russell774
Saline5,161
Scott535
Sedgwick46,446
Seward3,620
Shawnee13,913
Sheridan406
Sherman556
Smith238
Stafford309
Stanton166
Stevens511
Sumner1,665
Thomas965
Trego350
Wabaunsee545
Wallace166
Washington469
Wichita209
Wilson786
Woodson166
Wyandotte17,217
Dundy, NE124
Furnas, NE389
Hitchcock, NE197
Red Willow, NE1,063
Beaver, OK347
Harper, OK376
Kay, OK4,137
Texas, OK3,214

County list updated: Jan 15, 2021
Sources:
Kansas Department of Health and Environment

Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services
Oklahoma State Department of Health

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