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Centre County Adds 43 COVID-19 Cases; Pennsylvania Reports 3,907 New Positives

Centre County reported 43 new COVID-19 cases on Sunday to bring its total to 19,891, according to the Pennsylvania Department of Health. Among total cases, 18,019 are confirmed and 1,872 are probable.

Pennsylvania added 3,907 positives to increase the statewide total to 1,479,364.

The county also had 115 new negative test results for a total of 80,806. Statewide there were 9,369 negatives to bring the total to 5,560,081.

Deaths

DOH has not updates statewide COVID-19 deaths since Friday. According to the most recent registry numbers, Pennsylvania has had a total of 29,907 deaths attributed to the virus, including 237 in Centre County.

Hospitalizations

According to DOH’s hospital preparedness dashboard, 28 COVID-19 patients are hospitalized in Centre County, two fewer than Mount Nittany Medical Center reported on Friday. Two are in intensive care and two are on ventilators.

Statewide, Pennsylvania has 2,899 COVID-19 inpatients, 30 fewer than Saturday, with 679 in intensive care [+5] and 364 on ventilators [-15]. Hospitalizations are at their highest level since Feb. 8.

An estimated 90% of COVID-19 patients in the state have recovered, according to a DOH calculation that considers a case as recovered if it has not been reported as a death and it is more than 30 days past the date of the first positive test or onset of symptoms.

Transmission level

All 67 counties in Pennsylvania are at the highest level for community transmission of COVID-19 on the Centers for Disease Control scale, according to the latest county-level data update on Saturday.

Transmission levels are based on positivity rate and cases per 100,000 people for the previous seven days. At the substantial and high levels, CDC guidance recommends all people, regardless of vaccination status, wear masks in public indoor settings.

Vaccinations

DOH did not update vaccination data on Sunday. As of the last update on Friday morning, 83,692 people in Centre County are fully vaccinated and 6,449 are partially covered. Third doses have been administered to 3,936 county residents.

Among the county’s entire population, 63.1% have received at least one dose and 53.9% are fully vaccinated, according to the CDC. Among adult residents, 70.3% have received at least one dose and 60.1% are fully vaccinated

Statewide, 69.4% of adults and 57.8% of the total population are fully vaccinated. Pennsylvania is fifth in the nation for total doses administered, according the CDC.

Vaccination appointments for ages 12 and older are available through Centre Volunteers in MedicineMount Nittany Health and through other pharmacies and providers listed at vaccines.gov.

Centre County’s cases by zip code:

*Note: Changes are in brackets. Specific numbers for zip codes with 1-4 cases are redacted by the health department. Cases are not always immediately assigned zip codes.

16801 (State College): 6,193 confirmed [+3], 499 probable

16823 (Bellefonte and Pleasant Gap): 3,249 confirmed [+15], 323 probable

16803 (State College): 1,710 confirmed [+3], 248 probable

16802 (University Park): 1,540 confirmed, 71 probable

16866 (Philipsburg): 1,079 confirmed [+2], 154 probable

16870 (Port Matilda): 648 confirmed [+4], 95 probable

16841 (Howard): 555 confirmed [+3], 71 probable [-1]

16828 (Centre Hall): 399 confirmed, 43 probable

16875 (Spring Mills): 387 confirmed [+2], 49 probable

16827 (Boalsburg): 382 confirmed [+2], 50 probable [-1]

16845 (Karthaus): 314 confirmed, 17 probable

16844 (Julian): 276 confirmed [+2], 34 probable

16853 (Milesburg): 163 confirmed, 11 probable

16877 (Warrior’s Mark): 154 confirmed, 21 probable

16874 (Snow Shoe): 143 confirmed, 22 probable

16826 (Blanchard): 123 confirmed, 12 probable

16865 (Pennsylvania Furnace): 109 confirmed [+1], 10 probable

16854 (Millheim): 101 confirmed, 8 probable

16829 (Clarence): 100 confirmed [+2], 21 probable

16820 (Aaronsburg): 97 confirmed, 20 probable

16872 (Rebersburg): 86 confirmed, 10 probable

16851 (Lemont): 71 confirmed, 15 probable

16859 (Moshannon): 54 confirmed, 1-4 probable

16832 (Coburn): 45 confirmed, 5 probable

16677 (Sandy Ridge): 43 confirmed, 1-4 probable

16868 (Pine Grove Mills): 34 confirmed, 5 probable

16856 (Mingoville): 31 confirmed, 8 probable

16835 (Fleming): 30 confirmed, 7 probable

16852 (Madisonburg): 30 confirmed [+1], 5 probable

16882 (Woodward): 16 confirmed, 1-4 confirmed

16863 (Orviston): 14 confirmed

16804 (State College): 12 confirmed

Cases among Centre County’s bordering counties

Blair: 16,149 [+35]

Clearfield: 10,522 [+28]

Union: 7,048 [+24]

Mifflin: 6,706 [+28]

Huntingdon: 6,455 [+42]

Clinton: 4,574 [+27]