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 2022-01-05 17:01:23-05

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: 316,445
KC metro COVID-19 deaths: 3,866

*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: 913,722

Missourians who've completed COVID-19 vaccinations: 3,310,044

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

Kansas COVID-19 cases: 537,653

Kansans who've completed COVID-19 vaccinations: 1,496,107

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

COVID-19 deaths in Kansas and Missouri: 19,594

Cumulative cases in Kansas, Missouri and Kansas City: 1,446,972

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 Jan. 4, the latest data from Johns Hopkins Hospital indicates 56,697,387 cases of COVID-19 in the United States with 828,824 deaths.


There have been 913,722 COVID-19 cases reported in Missouri, including 14,199 deaths, through the end of December 2021.

Adair County4,47348
Andrew County2,23727
Atchison County5129
Audrain County3,47168
Barry County5,16190
Barton County1,69934
Bates County2,37251
Benton County2,60749
Bollinger County1,79634
Boone County29,375190
Buchanan County12,981239
Butler County5,62173
Caldwell County1,03221
Callaway County7,86079
Camden County6,073131
Cape Girardeau County11,458171
Carroll County1,41927
Carter County68614
Cass County14,130196
Cedar County1,11531
Chariton County68912
Christian County11,626174
Clark County87912
Clay County16,983241
Clinton County3,05881
Cole County13,850179
Cooper County2,40838
Crawford County3,51766
Dade County64217
Dallas County1,36545
Daviess County87814
DeKalb County1,30935
Dent County1,88043
Douglas County1,56452
Dunklin County5,30774
Franklin County15,330242
Gasconade County1,55057
Gentry County1,30327
Greene County50,698709
Grundy County1,54153
Harrison County1,28819
Henry County3,45054
Hickory County73222
Holt County64417
Howard County1,12114
Howell County5,08684
Iron County80418
Jackson County49,068594
Jasper County24,996434
Jefferson County33,762385
Johnson County8,49982
Knox County3353
Laclede County5,261136
Lafayette County4,73082
Lawrence County4,464112
Lewis County1,06623
Lincoln County8,55481
Linn County94328
Livingston County2,11565
McDonald County4,33064
Macon County1,77523
Madison County2,27628
Maries County1,01020
Marion County3,78265
Mercer County3154
Miller County3,93983
Mississippi County2,88450
Moniteau County2,47640
Monroe County85720
Montgomery County1,03722
Morgan County2,75961
New Madrid County3,53464
Newton County6,772131
Nodaway County3,92736
Oregon County1,15216
Osage County2,16323
Ozark County96732
Pemiscot County2,55651
Perry County3,46935
Pettis County7,690112
Phelps County6,426195
Pike County2,07141
Platte County5,59167
Polk County3,52152
Pulaski County5,95186
Putnam County44511
Ralls County1,07815
Randolph County2,71539
Ray County3,20657
Reynolds County48711
Ripley County1,28828
St. Charles County57,965734
St. Clair County1,00117
Ste. Genevieve County2,54329
St. Francois County11,649196
St. Louis County164,1872,747
Saline County4,85182
Schuyler County43710
Scotland County3135
Scott County6,583121
Shannon County82221
Shelby County5349
Stoddard County5,352103
Stone County3,67690
Sullivan County1,15416
Taney County8,065159
Texas County2,66948
Vernon County2,94576
Warren County4,24854
Washington County3,29674
Wayne County1,36820
Webster County5,17499
Worth County2773
Wright County2,43457
St. Louis city34,345646
Kansas City70,004926
Independence city16,008269

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 537,653 confirmed COVID-19 patients in Kansas, including 7,076 deaths, through the end of December 2021.

Allen County2,73726
Anderson County1,44723
Atchison County3,06630
Barber County7047
Barton County4,80371
Bourbon County3,01444
Brown County2,06242
Butler County13,244148
Chase County4736
Chautauqua County64915
Cherokee County4,13478
Cheyenne County51814
Clark County3887
Clay County1,46431
Cloud County1,84633
Coffey County1,70333
Comanche County36513
Cowley County7,177135
Crawford County8,031117
Decatur County53316
Dickinson County3,57663
Doniphan County1,81029
Douglas County15,394114
Edwards County48413
Elk County3937
Ellis County5,28778
Ellsworth County1,61931
Finney County8,818101
Ford County7,969101
Franklin County5,00069
Geary County5,64463
Gove County63523
Graham County39813
Grant County1,63933
Gray County98623
Greeley County2373
Greenwood County1,21718
Hamilton County3543
Harper County1,29424
Harvey County6,540107
Haskell County7239
Hodgeman County30210
Jackson County2,73121
Jefferson County3,32353
Jewell County63713
Johnson County99,0191,015
Kearny County1,00817
Kingman County1,46624
Kiowa County4717
Labette County4,45366
Lane County22710
Leavenworth County12,575149
Lincoln County4507
Linn County1,98723
Logan County6309
Lyon County6,84799
McPherson County5,582102
Marion County2,27735
Marshall County1,99837
Meade County84715
Miami County5,49874
Mitchell County94517
Montgomery County6,238127
Morris County1,00623
Morton County49310
Nemaha County2,48758
Neosho County3,45955
Ness County60017
Norton County1,70035
Osage County2,71540
Osborne County59815
Ottawa County90715
Pawnee County1,68021
Phillips County1,09128
Pottawatomie County3,73947
Pratt County1,50229
Rawlins County5918
Reno County14,118189
Republic County1,03314
Rice County1,84216
Riley County9,00966
Rooks County1,02417
Rush County61216
Russell County1,50434
Saline County10,262205
Scott County96432
Sedgwick County99,2821,107
Seward County5,63257
Shawnee County32,163493
Sheridan County63516
Sherman County1,19917
Smith County5125
Stafford County86124
Stanton County3487
Stevens County1,08117
Sumner County4,10863
Thomas County1,86123
Trego County5709
Wabaunsee County1,24819
Wallace County3505
Washington County1,03318
Wichita County3548
Wilson County1,93635
Woodson County59110
Wyandotte County33,067409

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.