THURSDAY UPDATE: Stark Case Total Tops 40,000

COLUMBUS, Ohio (News Talk 1480 WHBC) – As far as total coronavirus cases go since the pandemic began, Stark County has gone over the 40,000 mark.

Thursday’s 270 cases raise the total to 40,224.

The state had over 8300 new cases, with the weekly per-100,000-population figure up to 683.3.

Here are the Thursday numbers:

Thurs Sept 16

Ohio:1,327,614 cases (+8349)

Stark: 40,224 cases (+270)

State cases per capita: 683.3