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COVID-19 REPORT: Maryland coronavirus hospitalizations increase as positivity rate remains flat

UPDATE: View the latest COVID-19 reports here.

Original story below…


NOTTINGHAM, MD—The Maryland Department of Health on Monday reported that statewide COVID-19 hospitalizations rose while the overall positivity rate remained largely flat.

As of Monday morning, there have been 78,685 cases of novel coronavirus in Maryland, an increase of 554 cases since Sunday. The statewide positivity rate is now 4.50%, largely unchanged from Sunday’s 4.46%.  Baltimore County’s positivity rate now stands at 5.50%, largely unchanged from Sunday’s 5.49%.  Maryland has now conducted 958,608 coronavirus tests, including 14,755 tests that were conducted over the past 24 hours.

There have been 3,252 related deaths and 463 individuals are currently hospitalized…an increase of 5 deaths and 14 hospitalized patients since Sunday. There have now been 670,594 negative test results.

Baltimore County has confirmed 9,828 COVID-19 cases and and 492 deaths (note: “probable” deaths are not included in the totals below).

Case breakdown by zip code in’s coverage area:

  • 21128 (Perry Hall) – 110 cases
  • 21162 (White Marsh) – 43 cases
  • 21234 (Hillendale/Parkville/Carney) – 788 cases
  • 21236 (Overlea/Fullerton/Nottingham) – 336 cases

Previous COVID-19 reports can be viewed here.

View the Maryland Strong: Roadmap to Recovery here.

Additional charts and data can be found below.

Maryland COVID-19 Hospitalizations 20200720

Maryland COVID-19 Testing Positivity 20200720

Maryland COVID-19 Deaths 20200720


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