CORONAVIRUS: Florida Deaths Hit 2660, Infected Nearly 61,500

Coronavirus News
Print Friendly, PDF & Email

Infections, Death Rise In Florida As Phase Two Begins Without Palm Beach County

BOCA RATON, FL ( — Most of Florida moved to Phase 2 today as the state-wide count for COVID-19 locked in at 61,488 and the death count hit a new record of 2,660.

In Palm Beach County, which is being held back with Miami-Dade and Broward Counties, the infection count is closing in on 7,000 — it hit 6,859. The death count is 367. The median age continues to decline — it’s now 47.

Of those infected in Palm Beach County, 3,428 identify as male, 3,317 identify as female, 7 did not provide data.

By race: 1,315 identify as black, 3,093 as white, 1,033 are “other” with 1,311 “unknown.”

In Boca Raton, at least 670 are positive for COVID-19. 685 in Boynton Beach. 529 in Delray Beach.

Content copyright © 2021 Metro Desk Media, LLC. All Rights Reserved. We vigorously protect our intellectual property and journalistic product. Broadcast stations must credit on air. Print must refer to Online must link to We have agreements with several organizations. Contact news (at)

News. Free. As It Happens. Subscribe To Our Updates.