COVID-19 Numbers

We are in this together and we will get through this together.

The Auglaize County Health Department (ACHD) continues to see a rise in new cases of COVID-19 in Auglaize County. COVID-19 is community spread and affecting ALL areas of the county. ACHD pleads to the citizens of Auglaize County to take the precautions to protect themselves and those around them from the spread of COVID-19. We need cooperation from the public to slow the spread of the virus in our community.

Total Cases: 557 | Confirmed: 499 | Probable: 58 | Total Hospitalized: 50 | Females: 343 | Males: 214 | Total Deaths: 8 | Avg. Age: 49 | Total Recovered*: 401 | Current Cases: 148

*At least 10 days have passed since the onset of symptoms AND the person has been fever-free for at least 24 hours without taking fever-reducing medication AND other symptoms have improved.

The tables below show the number of cases since the beginning of the pandemic, broken down by geographical area based upon the cases’ mailing address and the other table shows the age ranges of the cases.

Area                  Cases                 Age Range               Cases

St. Marys            225                      0-10                          12

Wapakoneta       141                     10-20                         55

Minster                73                      20-30                         74

New Bremen       64                      30-40                         77

Cridersville          26                      40-50                         68

Waynesfield        12                       50-60                        96

Botkins                 3                        60-70                        69

New Knoxville      6                        70-80                        43

New Hampshire   1                        80-90                        44

Uniopolis              2                      90-100                        17

Lakeview              2                     100-110                        2

Saint Johns          2

Precautions must be taken by the public whenever leaving the home as COVID-19 cases are rising in Auglaize County. It is vital that we all continue social distancing in order to prevent the spread of the virus; when in public areas wear a mask as an added layer of prevention; and stay home if you are not feeling well or have had known exposure to COVID-19.

For up to date information visit the Ohio Department of Health’s website or the ACHD website and Facebook page

Tuesday, September 15, 2020