The Arizona Department of Health Services on Aug. 3 reports 5,021 new cases of COVID-19 in the nine ZIP codes spanning Scottsdale city limits.
This is an increase of 346 reported positive cases since seven days prior, on July 27, when the area was home to 4,673 cases.
More than 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, according to the ADHS.
Data available through ADHS shows cases per ZIP code are reported as:
For most people, the new coronavirus causes mild or moderate symptoms, such as fever and cough that clear up in two to three weeks.
But for some — especially older adults and people with existing health problems — it can cause more severe illness, including pneumonia, and death.
To see full numbers across the state, click here.