Health department confirms 9 additional COVID-19 cases in Madison Co.

JACKSON, Tenn. — The Jackson-Madison County Regional Health Department confirmed nine new positive cases of COVID-19, bringing the total number of positive patients to 322 since the pandemic began.

Coronavirus

The newest patients are:

  • 26-year-old male (hospitalization unknown)
  • 65-year-old male (hospitalized)
  • 17-year-old female (not hospitalized)
  • 16-year-old female (not hospitalized)
  • 21-year-old female (not hospitalized)
  • 24-year-old female (hospitalization unknown)
  • 56-year-old female (not hospitalized)
  • 25-year-old male (not hospitalized)
  • 57-year-old male (hospitalized)

Epidemiology staff are still trying to contact one of these patients, so their hospitalization status is currently unknown.

Staff members are still attempting to reach out to individuals who may have had close contact with these patients.

Five Madison County residents are currently hospitalized, according to the health department.

The health department also released statistics on patients, including zip code, race, gender, age and their health statuses.

Zip Code:

  • 38305: 206 (64%)
  • 38301: 79 (25%)
  • 38356: 5 (1.5%)
  • 38391: 5 (1.5%)
  • 38366: 2 (0.6%)
  • 38343: 6 (2%)
  • 38313: 7 (2%)
  • 38392: 1 (0.25%)
  • 38355: 1 (0.25%)
  • 38362: 4 (1%)
  • 38006: 4 (1.4%)
  • 38302: 1 (0.25%)
  • 38308: 1 (0.25%)

Race:

  • Black or African-American: 156 (48%)
  • White: 137 (43%)
  • Asian: 5 (2%)
  • Hispanic: 12 (4%)
  • Other/Multiracial: 8 (2%)
  • Unspecified: 4 (1%)

Gender:

  • Female: 179 (56%)
  • Male: 143 (44%)

Health Status:

  • Recovered: 215 (67%)
  • Not recovered: 66 (20%)
  • Better: 23 (7%)
  • Unknown: 16 (5%)
  • Deaths: 2 (1%)

Age:

  • 0 – 10 years: 4 (1%)
  • 11 – 20 years: 27 (8.5%)
  • 21 – 30 years: 56 (17.5%)
  • 31 – 40 years: 53 (16.5%)
  • 41 – 50 years: 55 (17%)
  • 51 – 60 years: 63 (20%)
  • 61 – 70 years: 36 (11%)
  • 71 – 80 years: 20 (6%)
  • 80+: 8 (2.5%)
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