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Monroe County Covid-19 numbers: 31 new cases. Hospitalizations relatively low.

Jun 26, 2020

Credit Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

The latest numbers on COVID-19 patients in Monroe County show 31 new confirmed cases.

Nearly half of the newly confirmed cases were people between the ages of 20 and 30, including 8 women and 9 men.

The figures released late Friday show 3 new deaths for a total of 269 deaths to date.

Of the 3,494 confirmed cases, 82 people are hospitalized, and 10 patients are in the ICU on a ventilator.

The number of people hospitalized is at its lowest level since May 9.

Officials say that there have been 3,092 people who recovered from Isolation to date. That number reflects confirmed positive COVID-19 cases and known presumed positive COVID-19 cases.