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New weekly coronavirus cases in Litchfield Park double over last week

Countywide deaths surpass 10,000

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The Arizona Department of Health Services reported 34 new weekly coronavirus cases in Litchfield Park’s 85340 ZIP codes over the week ending Friday, May 28, double the new weekly cases reported last Friday.

That brings the overall tally of cases in the 85340 ZIP code to 3,938.

The ZIP code includes the city of Litchfield Park and unincorporated Maricopa County. The state does not separate cases by incorporated and unincorporated areas.

READ: Last week’s numbers in Litchfield Park

The agency said more than 90% of cases were mapped to the address of the patient’s residence:

Litchfield Park 85340

Cases as of May 21: 3,904
Cases as of May 22: 3,904
Cases as of May 23: 3,910
Cases as of May 24: 3,912
Cases as of May 25: 3,917
Cases as of May 26: 3,923
Cases as of May 27: 3,930
Cases as of May 28: 3,938

To see full numbers across the state, click here.

Vaccinations

Each Wednesday, the county updates the number of residents vaccinated, and the percentage of residents vaccinated by ZIP code at maricopa.gov/5671/Public-Vaccine-Data.

As of May 25, Maricopa County health officials reported that more than 42% of all county residents and 49%, and 46% of doses administered completed that resident’s COVID-19 vaccine series.

According to the website, 3,359,160 vaccine doses had been administered in Maricopa County. Of those, 1,757,866 were first dose, 1,572,663 were second dose and 28,631 were unknown.

In Litchfield Park 85340, 57.1% of the eligible population had received their first dose and 48.1% had received their second dose.

For county vaccine updates or to find an appointment, click here.

Maricopa County overview

As of May 28, the state reported the following in Maricopa County:

Countywide cases: 549,729 (546,516 last Friday); 687 from the previous day (269 new last Friday)
Rate of cases per 100,000 people: 12,585.8 (12,512.3 last Friday)
Deaths: 10,052 (9,999 last Friday); nine new since the previous day (14 new last Friday)
Fatality rate per 100,000 people: 230.14 (228.92 last Friday)
Number of diagnostic tests conducted: 5,762,672 (5,679,025 last Friday); 25,454 new from the previous day (11,605 last Friday)
Test positivity: 10.5% (10.6% last Friday)

To view the data dashboard and statewide information on cases by age, ethnicity and gender; hospital and ventilator usage and availability, and hospital-specific COVID-19 metrics, click here.

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