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Sun Cities COVID case numbers continue to approach flat line

1 ZIP code had no increase during week

Posted 4/3/21

The Arizona Department of Health Services reported the overall number of Sun Cities COVID-19 cases at 5,619 on April 2.

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Sun Cities COVID case numbers continue to approach flat line

1 ZIP code had no increase during week

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The Arizona Department of Health Services reported the overall number of Sun Cities COVID-19 cases at 5,619 on April 2. That's an increase of 1% over the last week (5,608). Breaking it down by ZIP code, there were 2,243 in Sun City’s 85351 code and 1,547 in Sun City’s 85373 code, which includes areas of Peoria and Surprise. Sun City West’s 85375 ZIP code had 1,830 cases. These are cumulative case counts and do not reflect those who have recovered.

Here are the number of COVID-19 cases for ZIP codes that include the Sun Cities and some surrounding areas, according to the ADHS. ADHS officials said more than 90% of cases were mapped to the address of the patient’s residence:

Sun Cities totals

  • Cases as of March 27: 5,614
  • Cases as of March 28: 5,616
  • Cases as of March 29: 5.617
  • Cases as of March 30: 5,618
  • Cases as of March 31: 5,618
  • Cases as of April 1: 5,618
  • Cases as of April 2: 5,619

INCREASE (last week 5,608): Less than 1%

85351 (Sun City)

  • Cases as of March 27: 2,241
  • Cases as of March 28: 2,242
  • Cases as of March 29: 2,242
  • Cases as of March 30: 2,243
  • Cases as of March 31: 2,243
  • Cases as of April 1: 2,243
  • Cases as of April 2: 2,243

INCREASE (last week 2,239): Less than 1%

85373 (Sun City, some Peoria and Surprise)

  • Cases as of March 27: 1,547
  • Cases as of March 28: 1,547
  • Cases as of March 29: 1,547
  • Cases as of March 30: 1,547
  • Cases as of March 31: 1,547
  • Cases as of April 1: 1,547
  • Cases as of April 2: 1,547

INCREASE (last week 1,543): Less than 1%

85375 (Sun City West)

  • Cases as of March 27: 1,827
  • Cases as of March 28: 1,828
  • Cases as of March 29: 1,829
  • Cases as of March 30: 1,829
  • Cases as of March 31: 1,829
  • Cases as of April 1: 1,829
  • Cases as of April 2: 1,830

INCREASE (last week 1,827): less than 1%

To see full numbers across the state, click here.

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