Marion County COVID-19 updates, 1-year-old tests positive


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Marion County is reporting 175 COVID-19 cases as of 11 a.m. today. The most recent individuals confirmed to have the virus are:

  • 1-year-old male from Ocala
  • 30-year-old female from Summerfield
  • 45-year-old male from Ocala
  • 50-year-old female from Ocala
  • 55-year-old male from Ocala
  • 67-year-old female from Ocala
  • 71-year-old female from Dunnellon
  • 81-year-old male from Ocala
  • 83-year-old female from Belleview
  • 88-year-old female from Belleview

So far, 4,467 COVID-19 tests have been given in Marion County. Of those, 4,173 were negative.

Individuals who tested positive for the virus have ranged in age from 1 to 96. Four Marion County residents have died after becoming ill with COVID-19.

Marion’s positive test rate is 3.9%; Florida’s positive test rate is 8.8%.

For more detailed information on all Marion cases, view Florida’s COVID-19 Data and Surveillance Dashboard.