Thursday’s Coronavirus Updates: 7,650 new cases, 120 new deaths reported in Florida

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Credit: MGN

As of 11 a.m. Thursday, there have been 510,389 positive cases of the coronavirus recorded in the state. The case count includes 504,768 Florida residents and 5,621 non-Florida residents. There are 7,747 Florida resident deaths reported, 124 non-resident deaths and 29,131 hospitalizations, according to the Florida Department of Health.

There have been 3,863,276 tests administered in Florida. A total of 510,389 tests have come back positive, and 3,346,947 tests have come back negative. The remainder are still pending or inconclusive, according to the FDOH website.

*Numbers are released by the DOH daily at approximately 11 a.m.


Total number of recorded cases: 510,389 (up from 502,739)
Florida resident deaths: 7,747 (up from 7,627)
Non-resident deaths: 124 (unchanged)

  • 7,650 total new cases reported Thursday
  • 120 total new resident deaths reported Thursday
  • 0 total new non-resident deaths reported Thursday


Total recorded cases in SWFL: 31,780 (up from 31,518)
Deaths: 598 (up from 591)

  • 262 total new cases reported Thursday
  • 7 new deaths reported Thursday

Lee County: 16,090 (up from 15,961) – 323 deaths (6 new)
Collier County: 10,118 (up from 10,050) – 130 deaths (1 new)
Charlotte County: 2,144 (up from 2,104) – 89 deaths
DeSoto County: 1,321 (up from 1,313) – 16 deaths
Glades County: 398 (up from 396) – 3 deaths
Hendry County: 1,709 (up from 1,694) – 37 deaths

Click HERE for a SWFL case-by-case breakdown – updated daily.

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LINK: Florida Department of Health COVID-19 updates

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