Hendry County has total of 1,573 COVID-19 positive since March

LABELLE — The Florida Department of Health July 27 report shows 1,573 Hendry County residents have tested positive for COVID-19 since testing began in March. The positive cases range in age from 0 to 101.

The county has had 34 deaths and 137 hospitalizations related to COVID-19 to date.

According to FDOH, 7,631 tests have been done on Hendry County residents for a positive rate of 20.6%.

ZIP code 33440 (Clewiston, Pioneer, Montura and Big Cypress) has 860 positive cases. ZIP code 33935 (LaBelle) has 649 positive cases.

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