Health department confirms 19 new cases of COVID-19; 2,547 confirmed

JACKSON, Tenn. — The Jackson-Madison County Regional Health Department has confirmed 19 new cases of COVID-19 in Madison County, bringing the total number of confirmed positive cases to 2,547.

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The health department says those 19 cases include six men and 13 women, ranging in age from 2-years-old to 96-years-old.

Health department regional director Kim Tedford says no new deaths were reported Wednesday morning, but they are awaiting a report from the state medical examiner’s office on five residents, whose deaths may have been COVID-related.

There are currently 20 Madison County residents hospitalized, and one of those patients is on a ventilator.

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

Zip Code:

  • 38305: 1,417 (55.6%)
  • 38301: 861 (33.8%)
  • 38356: 43 (1.7%)
  • 38391: 34 (1.3%)
  • 38366: 35 (1.4%)
  • 38343: 30 (1.1%)
  • 38313: 46 (1.8%)
  • 38392: 17 (0.6%)
  • 38355: 12 (0.5%)
  • 38362: 25 (1%)
  • 38006: 4 (0.2%)
  • 38302: 2 (0.1%)
  • 38308: 5 (0.2%)
  • 38378: 1 (0.1%)
  • Unknown: 15 (0.6%)

Race:

  • Black or African-American: 861 (34%)
  • White: 989 (39%)
  • Asian: 10 (0.5%)
  • Hispanic: 64 (2.5%)
  • Other/Multiracial: 44 (2%)
  • Unspecified: 579 (22.5%)

Gender:

  • Female: 1,395 (54.7%)
  • Male: 1,151 (45.2%)
  • Unknown: 1 (0.1%)

Health Status:

  • Recovered: 2,058 (81%)
  • Not recovered: 317 (12%)
  • Better: 83 (3.5%)
  • Unknown: 36 (1.5%)
  • Deaths: 53 (2%)

Age:

  • 0 – 10 years: 108 (4%)
  • 11 – 20 years: 272 (11%)
  • 21 – 30 years: 505 (20%)
  • 31 – 40 years: 406 (16%)
  • 41 – 50 years: 349 (14%)
  • 51 – 60 years: 389 (15%)
  • 61 – 70 years: 269 (10.5%)
  • 71 – 80 years: 139 (5%)
  • 80+: 103 (4%)
  • Unknown: 7 (0.5%)
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