Hendry County has total of 1,632 COVID-19 positive since March


LABELLE — The Florida Department of Health July 31 report shows 1,632 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 36 deaths and 141 hospitalizations related to COVID-19 to date.

According to FDOH, 7,892 tests have been done on Hendry County residents for a positive rate of 20.7%.

ZIP code 33440 (Clewiston, Pioneer, Montura and Big Cypress) has 900 positive cases. ZIP code 33935 (LaBelle) has 667 positive cases.