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Coronavirus 2019 (COVID-19)


Genesee County Case Updates

Below is a cumulative count of cases within Genesee County. This data will be updated ONCE daily at 2 p.m. and is based on the totals as of 10 a.m.

Note on cumulative counts: This report is provisional and subject to change.  As public health investigations of individual cases continue, there will be corrections to the status and details of referred cases that result in changes to this report.

Note on Lab Data: Genesee County Health Department has transitioned from utilizing lab result data from MDSS to MDHHS MIHAN for accuracy as of 7/30/20.

**Note:  City of residence and zip code data are not a complete picture of community exposure since they only reflect case addresses of record for positive test results and not necessarily where COVID-19 exposure occurred. Testing capacity has been limited to date.

*This data may not match the numbers provided by MDHHS

<<< Check out the Genesee County Data Dashboard for a visual representation of COVID-19 data.

Confirmed COVID-19 Cases

Count as of 10 a.m. on October 22, 2020

CountyCasesDeathsFatality Rate
Genesee County5,2783025.7%
The number of confirmed cases and the fatality rate are not accurate depictions of the prevalence and mortality of COVID-19 in Genesee County due to limited testing.

COVID-19 Testing in Genesee County

ResultsFrequency%
Positive6,1494.9%
Negative119,88195.1%
Total126,030100%
Positivity Rate**6.1%
*Counts of specimens tested may not equal the number of people tested for COVID-19. People may have more than one test or may have their test from an out of state lab. Total may not add to 100% due to rounding.
**7-day average of percent positive persons updated weekly, each Thursday.
Genesee County Health Department has transitioned from utilizing lab result data from MDSS to MDHHS MIHAN for accuracy as of 7/30/20.

Cumulative Tests and Cumulative % Positive

Percentage of Cases by Sex

Sex % of Overall Cases% of Deceased Cases
Male 43%56%
Female 56% 44%
Unknown< 1%0%
Totals may not add to 100%
due to rounding.

Percentage of Cases by Age

Age% of Overall Cases% of Deceased Cases
0 to 19 years9%0%
20 to 29 years 15%1%
30 to 39 years13%1%
40 to 49 years15%3%
50 to 59 years17%10%
60 to 69 years15%21%
70 to 79 years9%23%
80+ years7%42%
Totals may not add to 100% due to rounding.

Age Data of Overall Confirmed Cases

Average Age48 years
Median Age49 years
Age Range1 month – 102 years

Age Data of Overall Deceased

Average Age74 years
Median Age76 years
Age Range27 – 102 years

Cases by Zip Code**

Zip CodeFrequency%
484203075.8%
484233286.2%
484303426.5%
484332895.5%
48436370.7%
48437< 5< 1%
48438460.9%
4843983315.8%
48442120.2%
4844970.1%
484511743.3%
48457711.3%
484581803.4%
48463501.0%
484732665.0%
48502210.4%
485033125.9%
485043847.3%
485052895.5%
485062484.7%
485073025.7%
485091172.2%
485191001.9%
485291142.2%
485323346.3%
Other951.8%
Total5,278100%
This is a preliminary report and subject to change. Counts less than 5 are marked “< 5” to protect the privacy and possible identification of positive cases.
Totals may not add to 100% due to rounding.

Cases by Hospitalization


Hospitalized

Number

Percentage
Yes74214%
No4,23480%
Deceased3026.0%
Indicates the current health and/or institutional status of the patient. It is not intended to gather historical case information. Totals may not add to 100% due to rounding.

Cases by Race

Race% of Overall Cases% of Deceased Cases
Asian/Pacific Islander1%1%
Black or African American25%44%
Caucasian58%50%
Other3%< 1%
Multiple Races1%< 1%
Unknown13%5%
Totals may not add to 100% due to rounding.

Cases by Ethnicity

Ethnicity% of Overall Cases% of Deceased Cases
Hispanic/
Latino
4%< 1%
Non-Hispanic Latino77%84%
Unknown19%16%
Totals may not add to 100% due to rounding.

Cases by City of Residence**

CityFrequency%
Argentine Township501.0%
Atlas Township370.7%
Burton3717.0%
Clayton Township440.8%
Clio2144.1%
Davison2745.2%
Davison Township450.9%
Fenton3526.7%
Fenton Township531.0%
Flint1,70932.4%
Flint Township1613.1%
Flushing2224.2%
Flushing Township310.6%
Forest Township50.1%
Gaines460.9%
Gaines Township140.3%
Genesee Township511.0%
Goodrich230.4%
Grand Blanc66212.5%
Grand Blanc Township1472.8%
Lennon< 5< 1
Linden791.5%
Montrose611.2%
Montrose Township100.2%
Mount Morris90.2%
Mount Morris Township1512.9%
Mundy Township290.5%
Otisville460.9%
Richfield Township60.1%
Swartz Creek1382.6%
Thetford Township60.1%
Vienna Township861.6%
Other831.6%
Total5,278100%
This is a preliminary report and subject to change. Counts less than 5 are marked “< 5” to protect the privacy and possible identification of positive cases.
Totals may not add to 100% due to rounding.


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