Based on the information found on state and county’s COVID-19 website and the Commissioner’s Wednesday afternoon press conference, here is quick snapshot of the spread of coronavirus across Montgomery County, the Delaware Valley and Pennsylvania.
As of 10:00 AM Wednesday morning, Montgomery County reported 108 new COVID-19 cases.
The new positive COVID-19 cases reported Wednesday are from 31 municipalities, none of which reported their first case.
A breakdown of Wednesday’s reported new positive cases follows:
- Age Range: 15 – 99
- Age Brackets: (0) 0 – 9, (6) 10 – 19, (5) 20 – 29, (12) 30 – 39, (17) 40 – 49, (23) 50 – 59, (12) 60 – 69, (13) 70 – 79, (11) 80 – 89, (9) 90 – 99, (0) 100 – 109, (0) 110 – 119
- Gender: 60 females, 48 males
The 108 new positive cases brings the total number of confirmed COVID-19 cases to 1,402 countywide.
Of those 1,402 confirmed cases countywide, 671 are male, 703 are female.
The average age of individuals with COVID-19 is 51.3 years old with the youngest patient being a 1-month-old baby and a 110 Abington man, the oldest.
Fiftynine of the county’s 62 municipalities are home to at least one individual with a positive COVID-19 diagnosis. Of Montgomery County’s 61 municipalities, only Bryn Athyn, Pennsbury and West Conshohocken report zero cases of COVID-19.
|Municipality||# of Total Cases|
..Source: Montgomery County COVID-19 Site – Last Update: 4.9.2020
Eleven new coronavirus related death of individuals ranging from 48 to 93 years-old were reported in Montgomery County on Wednesday. The new deaths moves the County’s COVID-19 death toll to 43, 13.9-percent of the 309 deaths attributed to the coronavirus statewide.
The County’s total number of reported cases represent 8.6-percent of the 16,239 confirmed positive COVID-19 cases across Pennsylvania.
By comparison, as of noon Wednesday, with the exception of Philadelphia County and Lehigh County, with 4,456 and 1,319 COVID-19 cases respectively, neighboring and surrounding counties all have fewer positive cases than does Montgomery County:
|County||# of Positive Cases (Deaths)|
|Berks County||416 (7)|
|Bucks County||756 (22)|
|Delaware County||1,034 (23)|
|Lehigh County||1,319 (11)|
|Philadelphia County||4,456 (86)|
|Lancaster County||561 (16)|
|Chester County||373 (6)|
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