ADHS: Peoria area ZIP codes have 290 new cases

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Posted 10/16/20

Arizona Department of Health Services reported 460 new coronavirus cases and 11 new deaths Thursday.

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ADHS: Peoria area ZIP codes have 290 new cases

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Arizona Department of Health Services reported 460 new coronavirus cases and 11 new deaths Thursday.

In the Peoria area, cases are up from 5,521 to 5,811 compared to this time last week, a difference of 290 cases, according to Arizona Department of Health Services.

In the previous week, cases increased by 87.

Over 90% of cases were mapped to the address of the patient's residence. If the patient's address was unknown the case was mapped to the address of the provider followed by the address of the reporting facility.

Vincere Cancer Center has a mobile testing van. The tests are free, but appointments are required at www.Phoenix.gov/COVIDTesting.

AZDHS and ASU Biodesign have partnered to make available COVID-19 saliva testing for Arizonans. It’s quick, easy and free.

The coronavirus causes mild or moderate symptoms such as fever and cough for most people. The vast majority of people who are diagnosed with COVID-19 recover.

But for some — especially older adults and people with existing health problems — it can cause more severe illness including pneumonia, and death.

Here is the breakdown of COVID-19 cases for ZIP codes that include Peoria and some surrounding areas, according to ADHS:

Oct. 16

85342: n/a
85345: 2,191
85373: 315
85380: n/a
85381: 790
85382: 994
85383: 1,215
85385: n/a
85387: 306

Oct. 8

85342: n/a
85345: 2,139
85373: 309
85380: n/a
85381: 753
85382: 970
85383: 1,154
85385: n/a
85387: 299

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