Montgomery County May 22nd COVID-19 Update

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

Since the last update Wednesday afternoon, 94 new COVID-19 positive cases ranging in age from 3-years to 101-years-old were reported in Montgomery County Thursday afternoon.

Read the May 21st Montgomery County COVID-19 update here.

The 94 new cases, 55 of which were females, came from 32 municipalities.

Source: Montgomery County COVID-19 Site – Last Update: 5.22.2020

The new positive cases bring the total number of confirmed COVID-19 cases to 6,213 countywide, 3,290 of which are females, 2,881 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.

Municipality # of Total Cases (Deaths)
Abington 397 (43)
Ambler 97 (13)
Bridgeport 32 (1)
Bryn Athyn 2
Cheltenham 471 (32)
Collegeville 12
Conshohocken 35
Douglass 28 (1)
East Greenville 11
East Norriton 137 (6)
Franconia 72 (10)
Green Lane 3
Hatfield Borough 22
Hatfield Township 128 (2)
Hatboro 22 (1)
Horsham 136 (21)
Jenkintown 27
Lansdale 169 (15)
Limerick 68
Lower Frederick 16
Lower Gwynedd 131 (22)
Lower Merion 520 (59)
Lower Moreland 104 (7)
Lower Pottsgrove 40
Lower Providence 326 (6)
Lower Salford 59 (1)
Marlborough 7
Montgomeryville 187 (27)
Narberth 17
New Hanover 31
North Wales 11
Norristown 602 (35)
Pennsburg 3
Perkiomen 34
Plymouth Township 99 (5)
Pottstown 106 (2)
Rockledge 15 (1)
Red Hill 5
Royersford 24
Salford 11
Schwenksville 9
Skippack 53 (5)
Souderton 72
Springfield 470 (76)
Telford 27
Towamencin 105 (13)
Trappe 19 (1)
Upper Dublin 147 (15)
Upper Frederick 5
Upper Gwynedd 100 (31)
Upper Hanover 16
Upper Merion 149 (12)
Upper Moreland 211 (15)
Upper Pottsgrove 18 (1)
Upper Providence 173 (50)
Upper Salford 6
West Conshohocken 8
West Norriton 101 (1)
West Pottsgrove 15
Whitemarsh 135 (18)
Whitpain 109 (7)
Worcester 38 (3)
Total 6,213 (558)

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Source: Montgomery County COVID-19 Site – Last Update: 5.22.2020

The County continues to monitor the 75 Department of Health certified long-term care centers and approximately 550 congregant care facilities across Montgomery County for instances of COVID-19.

Of the 94 new COVID-19 cases reported by the county Wednesday afternoon, 22 were residents or staff of one of the 94 long-term care facilities in the county self-reporting at least one COVID-19 case.

Over the last 24 hours, 10 new coronavirus related death of individuals ranging in age from 50- to 101-years-old were reported in Montgomery County.

The new deaths bring the total COVID-19 death toll countywide to 558 individuals.

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Source: Montgomery County COVID-19 Site – Last Update: 5.22.2020

Source: Montgomery County COVID-19 Site – Last Update: 5.22.2020

The county’s COVID-19 death toll of 558 is 11.5% of the 4,869 deaths attributed to the coronavirus statewide.

The County’s 6,213 COVID-19 cases represent 9.5-percent of the 65,392 confirmed positive COVID-19 cases across Pennsylvania.

By comparison, as of noon Wednesday when the state updated their coronavirus case count, with the exception of Philadelphia County with 16,840 COVID-19 positive cases and 1,178 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 3,784(279)
Bucks County 4,726 (442)
Delaware County 5,969 (481)
Lehigh County 3,586 (192)
Philadelphia County 16,840 (1,178)
Lancaster County 2,690 (269)
Chester County 2,267 (238)

Source: Pennsylvania Department of Health – last update 5.22.2020

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

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