Steuben County, IN freeform logo

11/4/20 PSA re:  COVID - 19

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

November 4th, 2020

The Steuben County Health Department was notified of 102 positive COVID-19 test results for Steuben County residents since Wednesday, October 28th, 2020. We have been in communications with the patients and the Indiana Department of Health to identify, notify and monitor any close contacts.

Steuben County has a total of 801 COVID-19 positive cases, 469 individuals considered recovered and 9 deaths associated with COVID-19.

The Indiana Department of Health is reporting a positivity rate of all tested at 10.20%. The Indiana Department of Health has announced and released today that Steuben County has changed to a weekly composite score of 2.0, due to the average number of cases per 100,000 residents was reported at 297.

Please remember the follow:

  • Social distancing
  • Masking
  • Avoiding crowds
  • Staying at home if feeling sick
  • Hand sanitizing or washing

 An additional COVID-19 testing location will be opening on November 6th, 2020 from 9 AM - 3PM. This facility will be located at 501 S. John St., Angola IN 46703. This site will be open five days throughout the week.

The demographic breakdown* of COVID-19 cases in Steuben County are the following:

Age Range (years)

COVID-19 Positive Cases

0-19

90

20-29

171

30-39

107

40-49

102

50-59

126

60-69

126

70-79

59

80+

20

 

*Please note this demographic breakdown will be updated weekly.

 

Code Red