COVID-19 in Lee County: State reports 463 new cases, four additional deaths

The Florida Department of Health on Sunday reported 463 new cases of COVID-19 in Lee County and…

COVID-19 in Lee County: State reports 463 new cases, four additional deaths

Michael Braun
 
| Fort Myers News-Press

COVID-19 in Lee County: State reports 463 new cases, four additional deaths 1

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Lee county moves to reservations for coronavirus vaccine

Lee county moves to reservations for COVID-19 vaccine

Andrea Melendez, Fort Myers News-Press

The Florida Department of Health on Sunday reported 463 new cases of COVID-19 in Lee County and four additional deaths.  

Lee’s total number of deaths attributed to COVID-19 stands at 714. The new cases increased the county’s cumulative number to 45,282.   

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According to the state Department of Health, 1,929 Lee County residents and 47 non-residents have been hospitalized for COVID-19 since it started collecting data, but that number does not reflect people currently in the hospital.   

The health department is not reporting how many people have recovered from COVID-19. 

Here’s a demographics breakdown:  

Age  

  • Age Range: 0 to 103  
  • Median Age: 43

Gender  

  • Male: 20,472
  • Female: 23,092
  • Unknown/No data: 343

Race  

  • Black: 3,517
  • White: 26,635
  • Other: 4,365
  • Unknown/No Data: 10,30

Ethnicity  

  • Hispanic: 10,259
  • Non-Hispanic: 22,843
  • Unknown/No Data: 10,805

Residency  

  • Residents: 43,907
  • Non-residents: 1,375

City of residence (if known)  

  • Fort Myers: 17,214
  • Cape Coral: 10,975
  • Lehigh Acres: 7,044
  • Bonita Springs: 2,733
  • North Fort Myers: 1,984
  • Estero: 1,607
  • Alva: 319
  • Missing: 232
  • Fort Myers Beach: 449
  • Sanibel: 169
  • Bokeelia: 126
  • Matlacha: 115
  • South Fort Myers: 97
  • Saint James City: 165
  • Florida Gulf Coast University: 45
  • Tice: 25
  • Boca Grande: 53
  • Miromar Lakes: 38
  • Buckingham: 11
  • Captiva: 5 
  • San Carlos Park: 3  
  • Immokalee: 2
  • Pineland: 1 

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