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Jackson County tops 500 total cases of COVID-19 on Thursday

Jackson County has now surpassed 500 cases since the pandemic reached southern Oregon in March.

Posted: Aug 13, 2020 11:50 AM
Updated: Aug 13, 2020 2:51 PM

MEDFORD, Ore. — Jackson County Public Health reported 15 new cases of coronavirus on Thursday, bringing the county above 500 cases since the pandemic reached southern Oregon in March.

The new cases put Jackson County's total at 514, of which at least 152 are considered active infectious cases. There have been two deaths attributed to COVID-19 within the past month.

According to Jackson County's most recent demographic data, last updated on Wednesday, 41 people have been hospitalized since the pandemic began — up from just 10 at the beginning of July.

At least 21,030 tests have been processed from Jackson County since the pandemic began, with 20,606 negative results and 424 positive as of Wednesday.

"Jackson County Public Health continues to stress the importance of everyone in Jackson County to take preventative action and wear a facial covering, practice physical distancing, wash your hands regularly, frequently disinfect surfaces that or touched often," the agency said. "These actions will help slow the spread of COVID-19 in our community."

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Confirmed Cases: 42808

Reported Deaths: 664
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Marion5929108
Washington583877
Umatilla337645
Clackamas317265
Lane241927
Malheur192738
Jackson17076
Deschutes113613
Yamhill100115
Linn81615
Polk65715
Jefferson6059
Morrow5457
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Union4682
Benton4456
Klamath4173
Douglas3598
Wasco34816
Hood River2771
Columbia2691
Josephine2693
Coos2510
Clatsop2440
Baker1253
Crook1102
Tillamook700
Curry581
Wallowa462
Lake380
Harney340
Sherman190
Gilliam110
Grant110
Wheeler20
Unassigned00

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Reported Deaths: 17460
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Riverside669931303
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San Diego55210877
Kern33928416
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Alameda23471462
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Contra Costa18763242
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Tulare17590288
Ventura14330165
Imperial12967336
San Francisco12189140
Monterey1141990
San Mateo11198159
Santa Barbara9827122
Merced9531155
Sonoma9494136
Kings826483
Solano744576
Marin7096129
Madera503774
Placer420757
San Luis Obispo417432
Yolo321959
Butte309552
Santa Cruz280825
Napa196616
Shasta195431
Sutter186512
San Benito144215
El Dorado13514
Yuba132310
Mendocino113621
Tehama8928
Lassen7661
Lake69816
Glenn6713
Nevada6238
Humboldt56810
Colusa5516
Calaveras34218
Amador33116
Tuolumne2754
Inyo23115
Siskiyou2050
Del Norte1801
Mono1802
Mariposa792
Plumas700
Modoc360
Trinity270
Sierra60
Alpine30
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