The number of coronavirus cases has continued to surge in Boca Raton and throughout the State of Florida as the record for new cases in a single day continues to rise.
The number of confirmed coronavirus cases in Boca Raton has reached 1,571 as of 9:25 a.m. on Thursday, July 2 according to the Florida Department of Health. Boca Raton is 18th on the list of cities with the most confirmed cases in the State of Florida, and still trails West Palm Beach and Lake Worth in Palm Beach County.
West Palm Beach leads Palm Beach County with 3,455 confirmed cases of COVID-19, followed by Lake Worth with 2,105 confirmed cases. Palm Beach County still has the third-most confirmed cases in the state, with 14,706. That number accounts for 9% of all cases in the State of Florida.
The number of confirmed cases in the State of Florida has now risen to nearly 170,000 after a record-shattering 10,109 new cases were reported today. Today’s data lists 169,106 confirmed cases in the state, with 15,150 hospitalizations and 3,718 deaths reported. 523 of those deaths were in Palm Beach County.
The Florida Department of Health also reports that 2,033,794 COVID-19 tests have been administered throughout the state, with 169,106 positive results and 1,863,077 negative results.
The Florida Department of Health has expanded its coronavirus information resources. It now offers reports on long-term care facilities with positive COVID-19 cases, long-term care facility deaths associated with COVID-19, total antibody results for Florida, a pediatric report, and deaths associated with COVID-19 at Florida Department of Corrections facilities. Those reports can be viewed here.
All figures listed above are verified as of 9:25 a.m. on Thursday, July 2 via the Florida Department of Health.