The number of coronavirus cases in Boca Raton and throughout Florida continues to rise following another week in which new records were set multiple times for case numbers in the state.
The number of confirmed coronavirus cases in Boca Raton has reached 1,380 as of 9:25 a.m. on Monday, June 29 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 3,180 confirmed cases of COVID-19, followed by Lake Worth with 1,950 confirmed cases. Palm Beach County still has the third-most confirmed cases in the state, with 13,569. 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 more than 145,000. Today’s data lists 146,341 confirmed cases in the state, with 14,354 hospitalizations and 3,447 deaths reported. 503 of those deaths were in Palm Beach County.
The Florida Department of Health also reports that 1,914,151 COVID-19 tests have been administered throughout the state, with 146,341 positive results and 1,766,402 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 Monday, June 29 via the Florida Department of Health.