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DOH-Marion provides COVID-19 update (April 23)

By Florida Department of Health in Marion County

April 23, 2020


OCALA, Fla.—Marion County is reporting 145 COVID-19 cases as of 6 p.m. today. The most recent individuals confirmed to have the virus are:

  • 35-year-old male from Ocala
  • 7-year-old male from Ocala
  • 73-year-old female from Ocala
  • 27-year-old male from Dunnellon
  • 39-year-old female from Ocala
  • 53-year-old female from Ocala
  • 44-year-old female from Ocala
  • 58-year-old female from Ocala
  • 61-year-old male from Ocala
  • 42-year-old female from Ocala
  • 85-year-old female from Ocala
  • 96-year-old female from Ocala
  • 60-year-old female from Ocala

So far, 3,155 COVID-19 tests have been given in Marion County. Of those, 3,008 were negative. Three Marion County residents have died after becoming ill with COVID-19. For more detailed information on all Marion cases (including zip code level data), view Florida’s COVID-19 Data and Surveillance Dashboard

For more guidance

For the most up-to-date information on COVID-19 in Florida, visit For general questions about COVID-19, call the state hotline (866-779-6121), local hotline (352-644-2590), or email Individuals can also follow the Department of Health in Marion County on Twitter at for the latest updates on COVID-19 in Marion.