ARLINGTON, Va. (WDVM) — COVID-19 cases have decreased in Arlington, Virginia.

According to the Virginia Department of Health, the rate of COVID-19 cases has dropped to nearly 40%.

The Virginia department of health reported 396 cases per day in Arlington.

Arlington had previously seen an increase of cases on Jan. 12, with a total of 646 cases per day.

The Virginia Department of Health has also reported that the rate of people testing positive for COVID-19 has decreased with a rate of 22% compared to its previous rate of 29% in early January.

Despite the drop in cases, hospitalizations for COVID-19 remain with an average of four COVID-19 hospitalizations per day.