COVID-19 case tracker: Where we stand in MO, KS, nationwide

Minnesota confirms 1st case of COVID-19 in state
Posted at 11:48 AM, Mar 16, 2020
and last updated 2021-10-05 10:54:40-04

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Cases of COVID-19 continue to spread across the U.S. and across the world. As more people test positive for the virus, more extreme measures are being put in place to keep the public safe.

Editor's note: Effective March 12, 2021, after more than a year of daily updates, we transitioned to weekly updates on Friday evenings. Effective May 31, 2021, we transitioned to monthly updates. The data below represents cases and deaths reported by state and local health departments through Sept. 30, 2021.

KC metro COVID-19 cases: 247,589
KC metro COVID-19 deaths: 3,288

*Note: Cases in Kansas City, Missouri, are divided into whether the resident lived in Jackson, Clay, Platte or Cass counties based on KCMO Health Department data.

Missouri COVID-19 cases: 753,741

Missourians who've completed COVID-19 vaccinations: 2,947,728

The Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services has added a COVID-19 Vaccine Tracker to its dashboard.

Kansas COVID-19 cases: 412,344

Kansans who've completed COVID-19 vaccinations: 1,389,712

The Kansas Department of Health and Environment has added a COVID-19 Vaccine Tracker to its dashboard.

COVID-19 deaths in Kansas and Missouri: 18,555

Cumulative cases in Kansas, Missouri and Kansas City: 1,166,085

Dig deeper into the data about the COVID-19 outbreak and its impact locally with this series of illustrations that help make sense of the numbers reported by state and local health departments.


As of Oct. 5, the latest data from Johns Hopkins Hospital indicates 43,858,922 cases of COVID-19 in the United States with 703,550 deaths.


There have been 753,741 COVID-19 cases reported in Missouri, including 12,459 deaths, through the end of September 2021.

Adair County3,51834
Andrew County2,04224
Atchison County3726
Audrain County2,89564
Barry County4,43873
Barton County1,49025
Bates County1,89439
Benton County2,22143
Bollinger County1,63025
Boone County24,620154
Buchanan County10,432215
Butler County5,08869
Caldwell County88519
Callaway County6,64867
Camden County5,349120
Cape Girardeau County10,063152
Carroll County1,13526
Carter County63114
Cass County11,321149
Cedar County96430
Chariton County5728
Christian County10,187154
Clark County68812
Clay County14,339206
Clinton County2,67677
Cole County12,012168
Cooper County2,15133
Crawford County3,00756
Dade County58417
Dallas County1,18240
Daviess County75213
DeKalb County1,14133
Dent County1,51733
Douglas County1,29542
Dunklin County5,01669
Franklin County12,304210
Gasconade County1,29248
Gentry County1,02225
Greene County43,788654
Grundy County1,28147
Harrison County99817
Henry County2,71749
Hickory County61018
Holt County53116
Howard County94312
Howell County4,34968
Iron County69512
Jackson County38,686477
Jasper County21,917389
Jefferson County31,167305
Johnson County6,90269
Knox County2583
Laclede County4,576125
Lafayette County3,73871
Lawrence County3,955104
Lewis County89122
Lincoln County6,59967
Linn County86225
Livingston County1,91162
McDonald County3,98454
Macon County1,56220
Madison County1,95523
Maries County84617
Marion County3,44058
Mercer County2523
Miller County3,40774
Mississippi County2,48244
Moniteau County2,21538
Monroe County73112
Montgomery County86219
Morgan County2,32657
New Madrid County3,23760
Newton County6,016117
Nodaway County3,27733
Oregon County1,00710
Osage County1,86922
Ozark County83928
Pemiscot County2,37948
Perry County2,87932
Pettis County7,05699
Phelps County5,212176
Pike County1,83933
Platte County4,45859
Polk County3,15349
Pulaski County5,95174
Putnam County3359
Ralls County97814
Randolph County2,28136
Ray County2,37447
Reynolds County3935
Ripley County1,18121
St. Charles County45,937666
St. Clair County89914
Ste. Genevieve County2,12529
St. Francois County10,094152
St. Louis County125,7542,481
Saline County4,07274
Schuyler County3587
Scotland County2784
Scott County5,799110
Shannon County73816
Shelby County4749
Stoddard County4,96194
Stone County3,26281
Sullivan County1,02614
Taney County7,250144
Texas County2,27740
Vernon County2,33264
Warren County3,36041
Washington County2,91363
Wayne County1,14618
Webster County4,48486
Worth County1912
Wright County2,12446
St. Louis city27,895590
Kansas City53,550792
Independence city12,919227

Note: Independence and Kansas City, Missouri, cases and deaths are reported separate from Jackson County and included at the bottom of this table. Positive cases and deaths reported by the Joplin Health Department are included with the Jasper County Health Department figures.


There are 412,344 confirmed COVID-19 patients in Kansas, including 6,096 deaths, through the end of September 2021.

Allen County1,78925
Anderson County1,06821
Atchison County2,27323
Barber County4607
Barton County3,54455
Bourbon County2,35241
Brown County1,48539
Butler County10,328119
Chase County3223
Chautauqua County4468
Cherokee County3,50377
Cheyenne County41813
Clark County3187
Clay County1,14731
Cloud County1,22626
Coffey County1,12325
Comanche County20811
Cowley County5,263122
Crawford County6,589113
Decatur County32212
Dickinson County2,65459
Doniphan County1,33327
Douglas County11,90499
Edwards County32212
Elk County2576
Ellis County4,37975
Ellsworth County1,34028
Finney County7,09579
Ford County6,87688
Franklin County3,63456
Geary County4,59454
Gove County44922
Graham County31410
Grant County1,15125
Gray County77416
Greeley County1282
Greenwood County94114
Hamilton County2541
Harper County84119
Harvey County4,66179
Haskell County5218
Hodgeman County22610
Jackson County1,89119
Jefferson County2,45446
Jewell County3247
Johnson County75,105897
Kearny County68712
Kingman County1,03119
Kiowa County3254
Labette County3,44359
Lane County1597
Leavenworth County9,972118
Lincoln County3055
Linn County1,47614
Logan County3698
Lyon County5,22791
McPherson County4,15991
Marion County1,46427
Marshall County1,39128
Meade County60115
Miami County4,12259
Mitchell County71416
Montgomery County5,177105
Morris County74424
Morton County3178
Nemaha County1,83756
Neosho County2,45148
Ness County47417
Norton County1,34030
Osage County1,89234
Osborne County37014
Ottawa County68815
Pawnee County1,33315
Phillips County80026
Pottawatomie County2,66941
Pratt County1,15326
Rawlins County3797
Reno County10,664160
Republic County86214
Rice County1,38616
Riley County7,87158
Rooks County76011
Rush County49015
Russell County1,02232
Saline County7,984168
Scott County68827
Sedgwick County76,848936
Seward County4,56545
Shawnee County24,607441
Sheridan County47314
Sherman County76213
Smith County3393
Stafford County52514
Stanton County2646
Stevens County70712
Sumner County3,02159
Thomas County1,30221
Trego County4688
Wabaunsee County87718
Wallace County2194
Washington County70715
Wichita County2566
Wilson County1,40433
Woodson County3599
Wyandotte County27,239363

Methodology: Our team compiles this data using sources that include city and county health departments as well as the state health departments in Kansas and Missouri. Figures reported by the state may vary from the city and county health department totals, which often release information more frequently and sooner than the state dashboards reflect.