Hendry County has total of 1,135 COVID-19 positive as of July 9

LABELLE — The Florida Department of Health July 9 report shows 1,135 Hendry County persons have tested positive for COVID-19 since testing began in March. The positive cases range in age from 0 to 101.

The county had 27 deaths and 98 hospitalizations related to COVID-19 to date.

According to FDOH, 5,887 tests have been done on Hendry County residents for a positive rate of 19.3%.

ZIP code 33440 (Clewiston, Pioneer, Montura and Big Cypress) has 622 positive cases.

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