Hendry County has total of 1,310 COVID-19 positive since March


LABELLE — The Florida Department of Health July 16 report shows 1,310 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 30 deaths and 115 hospitalizations related to COVID-19 to date.

According to FDOH, 6,599 tests have been done on Hendry County residents for a positive rate of 19.5%.

ZIP code 33440 (Clewiston, Pioneer, Montura and Big Cypress) has 692 positive cases.