MADERA — Madera County Department of Public Health (MCDPH) is reporting a total of 1723 positive test results as of Sunday, July 26. There are 835 active cases, including 40 Madera County residents who have been hospitalized. Of the 1,723 positive results, 867 are considered recovered. There have been 21 deaths, most with underlying health conditions according to the MCDPH.
Madera County has a population of 157,327 (2019 US Census Bureau). As of July 25, there have been a total of 16,695 test results with 14,972 testing negative. According to the MCDPH dashboard, there are 107 confirmed cases in Area D which covers the Madera County Mountain Communities.
MCDPH held its first Facebook Live event last week with Sara Bosse and Dr. Paul, where a large number of participants had many excellent questions that helped steer the conversation about COVID-19 in Madera County.
If you would like to watch click here for a live recording of the event.
For more information click here to go to the Madera County Covid-19 dashboard.