BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — The number of COVID-19 infected people in Palm Beach County is at least 954 as of Sunday morning, according to the Florida Department of Health. As we remind our readers, the health department is believed to be routinely under-reporting numbers, so we are prefacing statistical data with ‘at least.’ Of those 954 infected, 490 are men, 455 are women. The health department is not releasing information on every case.
There are at least 35 deaths, with the age range of the dead in Palm Beach County remaining 64 to 94. The most event death reported by the health department is Friday, suggesting delays with that information as well.
In Boca Raton, there are at least 178 cases of COVID-19, 150 in Boynton Beach and 139 in Delray Beach.