Maryland Department of Health is reporting 475 confirmed cases of Coronavirus (COVID-19) in Howard County (up 24 from yesterday) and 11,572 cases in Maryland (up 788 from yesterday) on April 17th.

Howard County Health Department is reporting 499 confirmed cases of Coronavirus (COVID-19) in Howard County per their dashboard this morning:

In Howard County zip code 20723 has the most total cases of Coronavirus (77) and zip code 20723 has the highest concentration of cases “rate per 10,000” (22):

Daily tracking charts:

COVID-19 Statistics in Maryland

Number of Confirmed Cases: 11,572
Number of negative test results: 50,437
Number of Deaths: 425
Number of Probable Deaths: 69
Hospitalizations: 2,612 ever hospitalized
Released From Isolation: 736

Cases and Deaths Data Breakdown
Note: Parenthesis = Number of confirmed deaths
Asterisk = Number of probable deaths
NH = Non-Hispanic

By County

County Cases Deaths
Allegany 26 (1)
Anne Arundel 966 (34) 6*
Baltimore City 1,273 (38) 4*
Baltimore County 1,569 (37) 7*
Calvert 109 (2)
Caroline 28
Carroll 288 (25) 2*
Cecil 127 (2)
Charles 337 (15)
Dorchester 20 (1)
Frederick 525 (23) 7*
Garrett 4
Harford 176 6*
Howard 475 (10) 1*
Kent 14 (1)
Montgomery 2,280 (63) 15*
Prince George’s 2,966 (77) 10*
Queen Anne’s 19 (1)
St. Mary’s 100 (1)
Somerset 9
Talbot 14 (1)
Washington 116 (1)
Wicomico 103 (1)
Worcester 28
Data Not Available (91) 11*

By Age Range and Gender

Age/Gender Cases Deaths
0-9 86
10-19 242
20-29 1,227 (2)
30-39 1,882 (8)
40-49 2,088 (7)
50-59 2,287 (24) 3*
60-69 1,710 (68) 9*
70-79 1,171 (87) 13*
80+ 879 (141) 33*
Data Not Available (88) 11*
Female: 6,249 (198) 35*
Male: 5,323 (227) 34*

By Race and Ethnicity

Race/Ethnicity Cases Deaths
African-American (NH) 4,301 (166) 16*
Asian (NH) 252 (13) 1*
White (NH) 2,681 (137) 40*
Hispanic 1,357 (17)
Other (NH) 429 (12) 1*
Data Not Available 2,552 (80) 11*

Here are important links with data on Coronavirus (COVID-19) numbers:

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

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

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

A local blog reader has put together this really great and informative Google spreadsheet with some great data. Be sure to give it a look daily: https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/19a2ACAQVz_Vi2UIcD-byZXKttTmUd8js6-kd3qLO-Ac/edit#gid=280098391

Scott E