Maryland Department of Health reports 2,770 confirmed cases of Coronavirus in Howard County and 71,910 cases in Maryland on July 10th.

On the Howard County COVID-19 Dashboard – testing (per the 7 day rolling average) is at an all time high 684 cases per day:

Note – The numbers have not been updated today on the dashboard as of this post.

COVID-19 Statistics in Maryland

Number of confirmed cases : 71,910
Number of persons tested negative : 549,153
Total testing volume : 774,693
Number of confirmed deaths : 3,172
Number of probable deaths : 131
Currently hospitalized : 385
Acute care : 263
Intensive care : 122
Ever hospitalized : 11,300
Released from isolation : 5,157

Cases and Deaths Data Breakdown:
Parenthesis = Confirmed death, laboratory-confirmed positive COVID-19 test result
Asterisk = Probable death, death certificate lists COVID-19 as the cause of death but not yet confirmed by a laboratory test
NH = Non-Hispanic

By County

County Cases Deaths
Allegany 213 (18)
Anne Arundel 5,423 (202) 8*
Baltimore City 8,249 (350) 13*
Baltimore County 8,581 (473) 22*
Calvert 438 (26) 1*
Caroline 332 (3)
Carroll 1,200 (113) 2*
Cecil 518 (28) 1*
Charles 1,496 (87) 2*
Dorchester 203 (5)
Frederick 2,577 (113) 7*
Garrett 19
Harford 1,246 (62) 3*
Howard 2,770 (89) 6*
Kent 204 (22) 1*
Montgomery 15,568 (717) 38*
Prince George’s 19,510 (680) 23*
Queen Anne’s 273 (22) 1*
St. Mary’s 679 (51)
Somerset 98 (3)
Talbot 170 (4)
Washington 710 (29)
Wicomico 1,119 (41)
Worcester 314 (16) 1*
Data not available (18) 2*

By Age Range and Gender

Age/Gender Cases Deaths
0-9 2,224
10-19 3,879 (1)
20-29 10,995 (18) 1*
30-39 13,441 (42) 5*
40-49 12,621 (99) 3*
50-59 11,177 (247) 13*
60-69 7,948 (516) 12*
70-79 5,005 (775) 20*
80+ 4,620 (1,458) 75*
Data not available (16) 2*
Female 37,324 (1,563) 69*
Male 34,586 (1,609) 62*

By Race and Ethnicity

Race/Ethnicity Cases Deaths
African-American (NH) 20,695 (1,286) 49*
Asian (NH) 1,409 (123) 6*
White (NH) 14,441 (1,352) 66*
Hispanic 19,261 (358) 8*
Other (NH) 3,448 (34)
Data not available 12,656 (19) 2*

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. Note – it looks like the county data stopped updating in the spreadsheet on June 21st but there is still good historical state data that remains up to date.

Scott E

Note: Daily COVID-19 updates going forward will happen on Monday, Wednesday and Friday (unless something significant needs to be reported on the other days) during the week. Weekly weekend charts are on hold unless a spike in numbers are noted in the future in Howard County or Maryland.