Maryland Department of Health is reporting 24 confirmed cases of Coronavirus (COVID-19) in Howard County (up 5 from yesterday) and 244 cases in Maryland (up 54 from yesterday) on March 22nd. Here are the numbers by county:

  • 83 in Montgomery County
  • 40 in Prince George’s County
  • 28 in Baltimore County
  • 24 Howard County
  • 24 Baltimore City
  • 18 Anne Arundel County
  • 5 in Harford County
  • 5 Charles County
  • 4 Carroll County
  • 2 Wicomico County
  • 2 Worcester County
  • 2 Calvert County
  • 1 Talbot County
  • 1 Frederick County
  • 1 Somerset (New County Added)
  • 1 Washington County (New County Added)
  • 1 Caroline County (New County Added)
  • 1 Cecil County (New County Added)
  • 1 St. Mary’s County (New County Added)

Deaths from Coronavirus in Maryland:

  • 3
  • 0 in Howard County

Cases by Age Range:

  • Under 18 : 3 (1.2%)
  • 18-64 : 200 (82%)
  • 65+ : 41 (16.8%)

Tracking the number of cases over time in Maryland and Howard County:

Notable items on the report today…

  1. Five new counties reported cases in the last 24 hours (Somerset, St. Mary’s Cecil, Washington and Caroline).
  2. Odd that Queen Annes County did not make the list today after this report yesterday READ HERE

Here is the site to keep an eye on in Howard County for updates: https://www.howardcountymd.gov/Departments/Health/MM-Alerts-and-Recalls

Here is a site to watch for information on Maryland cases: https://phpa.health.maryland.gov/Pages/Novel-coronavirus.aspx.

The Washington Post has some interesting (albeit not totally up to date) tracking information for the DMV area (https://www.washingtonpost.com/graphics/local/dc-maryland-virginia-coronavirus-cases/?itid=lk_inline_manual_4)

This is a good site to keep up to date with the latest coronavirus announcements worldwide:  (Worldometer) https://www.worldometers.info/coronavirus/ or (Johns Hopkins) https://coronavirus.jhu.edu/map.html.

Scott E