DOH-Marion provides COVID-19 update (June 15)
June 15, 2020
OCALA, Fla.—DOH-Marion is reporting 315 cumulative cases of COVID-19 as of this afternoon. The most recent individuals confirmed to have the virus are:
- 27-year-old male from Ocala
- 45-year-old female from Ocala
- 54-year-old female from Ocala
- 55-year-old male from Dunnellon
- 56-year-old female from Silver Springs
- 57-year-old female from Ocala
So far, 18,818 COVID-19 tests have been given in Marion County. Of those, 18,496 were negative. Individuals who tested positive for the virus have ranged in age from 6 months to 97 years old. Eight Marion County residents have died after becoming ill with COVID-19. Marion’s overall positive test rate is 1.7%; Florida’s positive test rate is 5.4%.
The zip codes with the highest number of cases in Marion County are:
- 34471 (Ocala): 35
- 34491 (Summerfield): 35
- 34472 (Ocala – Shores area): 32
- 34474 (Ocala): 30
- 34476 (Ocala – Shady area): 27
- 34473 (Ocala – Marion Oaks area): 26
For more detailed information on all Marion cases, 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 floridahealthcovid19.gov. For general questions about COVID-19, call the state hotline (866-779-6121), local hotline (352-644-2590), or email COVIDemail@example.com. Individuals can also follow the Department of Health in Marion County on Twitter at www.twitter.com/FLHealthMarion for the latest updates on COVID-19 in Marion.