Montgomery County July 10th COVID-19 and Testing Update

Ken Knickerbocker
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Based on the information found on the county’s COVID-19 website, here is a snapshot of the spread of coronavirus across Montgomery County.

Since Wednesday afternoon, 25 new COVID-19 positive cases and four new deaths were reported in Montgomery County.

Montgomery County’s COVID-19 death toll is at 808, and the 27 new positive cases bring the total number of confirmed COVID-19 cases to 8,650 countywide, 4,564 of which are females, 4,025 are males.

The average age of individuals with COVID-19 across the county is 53.4 years-old.

Here is the breakdown of cases by municipality:

Municipality # of Total Cases # of Total Deaths
Norristown 1,085 55
Lower Merion 626 84
Abington 612 66
Springfield 564 89
Cheltenham 546 51
Lower Providence 468 9
Upper Moreland 269 26
Lansdale 249 31
East Norriton 248 29
Horsham 232 38
Montgomery 224 30
Lower Moreland 207 13
Upper Providence 203 53
Upper Merion 194 16
Upper Dublin 186 18
Hatfield Township 169 3
Lower Gwynedd 162 34
Whitemarsh 156 23
Pottstown 155 3
Ambler 148 16
West Norriton 143 6
Whitpain 137 14
Upper Gwynedd 136 37
Plymouth Township 132 7
Towamencin 128 26
Limerick 97 0
Franconia 88 12
Souderton 88 0
Lower Salford 84 1
Skippack 72 6
Worcester 69 4
Lower Pottsgrove 50 0
Conshohocken 44 0
Douglass 44 1
New Hanover 42 0
Perkiomen 42 0
Bridgeport 40 1
Telford 37 0
Hatboro 36 1
Hatfield Borough 36 0
Royersford 34 0
Pennsburg 33 1
Jenkintown 29 0
Trappe 29 1
Lower Frederick 25 0
Narberth 23 0
Upper Pottsgrove 23 1
Upper Hanover 21 0
North Wales 19 0
Collegeville 18 0
Rockledge 17 1
East Greenville 16 0
West Pottsgrove 15 0
Salford 14 1
Upper Salford 12 0
Schwenksville 10 0
Upper Frederick 10 0
Marlborough 9 0
West Conshohocken 8 0
Red Hill 7 0
Green Lane 3 0
Bryn Athyn 0 0

Montgomery County COVID-19 Testing

Montgomery County’s drive-through COVID-19 testing location on the Central Campus of Montgomery County Community College closed last week. The new walk-up testing sites and operations are:

Pottstown – Montgomery County Office of Public Health, 364 King Street. Testing is available:

  • Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays from noon to 2 p.m.
  • Tuesday/Thursday from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m.

Lansdale – 421 Main Street. Testing is available:

  • Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m.
  • Tuesday/Thursday from noon to 2 p.m.

Willow Grove – Montgomery County Office of Public Health, 102 York Road (this site will be moving). Testing is available:

  • Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays from noon to 2 p.m.
  • Tuesday/Thursday from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m.

Green Lane – Deep Creek and Snyder Road. Testing is available:

  • Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m.
  • Tuesday/Thursday from noon to 2 p.m.

Ardmore – 114 W. Lancaster Ave. Testing is available:

  • Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m.
  • Tuesday/Thursday from noon to 2 p.m.

Norristown – Delaware Valley Community Health Center at the Norristown Regional Health Center at 1401 Dekalb Street. This site opened on Tuesday.

Additional testing sites, many of which operate over the weekend, can be found at www.montcopa.org/COVID-19 under the County Testing Information button.

COVID-19 contact tracing efforts are ongoing and are critical to slowing the spread of the disease. The County has partnered with ACLAMO, Family Services of Montgomery County, Montgomery County OIC, and Visiting Nurses Association Community Services to help with contact tracing efforts.

Individuals who have been tested or identified as a direct contact of an individual who has tested positive for COVID-19 and has received a call from any of our community partners may return the call to 610.278.5923 to find out their results or status. All information discussed on the call is strictly confidential and is only used to trace COVID-19 cases.

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