Montgomery County May 11th COVID-19 Update

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Based on the information found on state and county’s COVID-19 website and the Commissioner’s Saturday press release, here is a snapshot of the spread of coronavirus across Montgomery County, the Delaware Valley, and Pennsylvania.

Montgomery County reported 73 new COVID-19 positive cases Saturday, down from the 101 new cases reported the previous day.

Read the May 8th Montgomery County COVID-19 update here.

The 101 new cases, 46 of which were females, came from 29 municipalities. Sixty-one of the county’s 62 municipalities are home to at least one individual with a positive COVID-19 diagnosis. Only one Montgomery County municipality, Bryn Athyn Borough in the county’s southeast corner, reports zero COVID-19 cases to date.

The new positive cases bring the total number of confirmed COVID-19 cases to 5,010 countywide, 2,616 of which are females, 2,360 are males.

The average age of individuals with COVID-19 across the county is 55.7 years-old with the youngest patient being a 1-month-old baby and a 110-year-old Abington man, the oldest.

Sixteen of the county’s 62 municipalities – Lower Merion (417), Springfield (399), Cheltenham (394), Abington (355), Norristown (354), Lower Providence (306), Upper Moreland (162), Upper Providence (165), Horsham (129), Whitemarsh (126), Hatfield Township (119), Upper Merion (115), Montgomeryville (115), Lower Gwynedd (112), Lansdale (112), and Upper Dublin (104)  have 100 or more cases and collectively account for 69.5% of the positive coronavirus cases countywide..

Municipality # of Total Cases (Deaths)
Abington 355 (30)
Ambler 90 (9)
Bridgeport 21 (1)
Bryn Athyns 0
Cheltenham 394 (27)
Collegeville 10
Conshohocken 31
Douglass 25 (1)
East Greenville 11
East Norriton 99 (3)
Franconia 59 (7)
Green Lane 3
Hatfield Borough 19
Hatfield Township 119 (2)
Hatboro 19 (1)
Horsham 129 (16)
Jenkintown 25
Lansdale 112 (7)
Limerick 54
Lower Frederick 11
Lower Gwynedd 112 (14)
Lower Merion 417 (45)
Lower Moreland 86 (6)
Lower Pottsgrove 35
Lower Providence 306 (4)
Lower Salford 53 (1)
Marlborough 6
Montgomeryville 115 (13)
Narberth 16
New Hanover 27
North Wales 11
Norristown 354 (23)
Pennsburg 2
Perkiomen 28
Plymouth Township 84 (4)
Pottstown 88 (1)
Rockledge 11 (1)
Red Hill 4
Royersford 16
Salford 10
Schwenksville 7
Skippack 45 (5)
Souderton 61
Springfield 399 (67)
Telford 25
Towamincin 87 (7)
Trappe 15 (1)
Upper Dublin 104 (9)
Upper Frederick 5
Upper Gwynedd 86 (31)
Upper Hanover 15
Upper Merion 115 (10)
Upper Moreland 162 (12)
Upper Pottsgrove 13
Upper Providence 165 (39)
Upper Salford 6
West Conshohocken 7
West Norriton 62
West Pottsgrove 13
Whitemarsh 126 (13)
Whitpain 89 (3)
Worcester 33 (1)
Total 5,010 (414)

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Source: Montgomery County COVID-19 Site – Last Update: 5.11.2020

Nine new coronavirus related death of individuals ranging in age from 71- to 94-years-old were reported in Montgomery County Saturday.

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Source: Montgomery County COVID-19 Site – Last Update: 5.11.2020

Three hundred and forty (82.1%) of Montgomery County’s 414 COVID-19 deaths were of individuals residing in 13 municipalities; Springfield Township (67), Lower Merion (45), Upper Providence (39), Upper Gwynedd Township (31), Abington (30), Cheltenham (27), Norristown (23), Horsham (16), Lower Gwynedd (14), Montgomeryville (13), Whitemarsh (13) Upper Moreland (12), and Upper Merion (10).

Source: Montgomery County COVID-19 Site – Last Update: 5.11.2020

The county’s COVID-19 death toll of 414 is 11.2% of the 3,707 deaths attributed to the coronavirus statewide.

The County’s 5,010 COVID-19 cases represent 8.8-percent of the 56,611 confirmed positive COVID-19 cases across Pennsylvania.

By comparison, as of noon Sunday when the state updated their coronavirus case count, with the exception of Philadelphia County with 14,883 COVID-19 positive cases and 857 deaths, neighboring and surrounding counties all report fewer positive coronavirus cases and deaths than Montgomery County’s tally:

County # of Positive Cases (Deaths)
Berks County 3,371 (170)
Bucks County 3,966 (341)
Delaware County 4,976 (395)
Lehigh County 3,241 (121)
Philadelphia County 14,883 (857)
Lancaster County 2,223 (166)
Chester County 1,865 (184)

Source: Pennsylvania Department of Health – last update 5.11.2020

Get the latest Montgomery County’s coronavirus news every morning on MONTCO Today.

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