COVID-19 in Madison County: 7 deaths, 916 new cases this week

JACKSON, Tenn. — The Jackson-Madison County Regional Health Department has confirmed seven deaths and another 916 cases of COVID-19 in Madison County.

The department says the individuals who died due to complications from COVID-19 are:

  • A 79-year-old female who died January 24
  • An 86-year-old male who died January 26
  • A 63-year-old female who died January 28
  • A 93-year-old female who died February 1
  • A 78-year-old male who died February 1
  • A 64-year-old male who died February 1
  • A 94-year-old male who died February 3

That brings the total number of deaths to 364.

The additional cases bring the total number of confirmed positive cases in Madison County to 25,802.

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

Zip code:

  • 38305: 14,320 (55.5%)
  • 38301: 8,508 (33%)
  • 38356: 462 (1.8%)
  • 38391: 260 (1%)
  • 38366: 498 (1.9%)
  • 38343: 132 (0.5%)
  • 38313: 554 (2.1%)
  • 38392: 188 (0.7%)
  • 38355: 51 (0.2%)
  • 38362: 346 (1.4%)
  • 38006: 11 (0.05%)
  • 38302: 40 (0.2%)
  • 38308: 49 (0.2%)
  • 38378: 13 (0.1%)
  • 38303: 15 (0.1%)
  • 38340: 7 (0.05%)
  • Unknown: 348 (1.3%)

Race:

  • Black or African-American: 7,445 (28.9%)
  • White: 10,740 (41.6%)
  • Asian: 104 (0.4%)
  • Hispanic: 421 (1.6%)
  • Other/Multiracial: 586 (2.3%)
  • Unspecified: 6,506 (25.2%)

Gender:

  • Female: 14,191 (55%)
  • Male: 11,152 (43.2%)
  • Unknown: 459 (1.8%)

Health Status:

  • Recovered: 19,224 (74.5%)
  • Not recovered: 370 (1.4%)
  • Better: 1,036 (4%)
  • Unknown: 4,808 (18.7%)
  • Deaths: 364 (1.4%)

Age:

  • 0 – 10 years: 2,041 (7.9%)
  • 11 – 20 years: 3,436 (13.3%)
  • 21 – 30 years: 4,404 (17.1%)
  • 31 – 40 years: 3,870 (15%)
  • 41 – 50 years: 3,574 (13.8%)
  • 51 – 60 years: 3,327 (12.9%)
  • 61 – 70 years: 2,547 (9.9%)
  • 71 – 80 years: 1,461 (5.7%)
  • 80+: 783 (3%)
  • Unknown: 359 (1.4%)

For more information on COVID-19, go to the CDC website, the Tennessee Department of Health website or call (877) 857-2945.

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