No New COVID-19 Cases Reported in Delaware County for June 17

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No new COVID-19-related deaths were reported Thursday, June 17, according to the Chester County Health Department.

The health department is reporting a total of 1,455 COVID-19-related deaths in Delaware County.

Of those, 839 were in long-term care facilities and personal care homes.

COVID-19 fatalities have been reported in 48 of the county’s 49 municipalities.

Fatalities by community           

The following is a breakdown of COVID-19 fatalities by municipality as reported June 17:  

  • Middletown 223
  • Marple 145
  • Haverford 121
  • Upper Darby 107
  • City of Chester 87
  • Yeadon 74
  • Nether Providence 67
  • Concord 58
  • Darby Borough 50
  • Radnor 43
  • Ridley 41
  • Springfield 38
  • Media 35
  • Newtown 31
  • Upper Chichester 31
  • Bethel 26
  • Aston 22
  • Prospect Park 20
  • Darby Township 20
  • Lansdowne 19
  • Upper Providence 19
  • Brookhaven 17
  • Collingdale 14
  • Clifton Heights 13
  • Glenolden 13
  • Edgmont 11
  • Norwood 11
  • East Lansdowne 11
  • Chester Township 8
  • Aldan 7
  • Folcroft 6
  • Sharon Hill 6
  • Ridley Park 6
  • Upland 5
  • Location unknown 5
  • Colwyn 5
  • Tinicium 5
  • Thornbury 4
  • Trainer 4
  • Chadds Ford 4
  • Marcus Hook 3
  • Rutledge 3
  • Lower Chichester 2
  • Swarthmore 2
  • Morton 2
  • Rose Valley 2
  • Parkside 1
  • Eddystone 1
  • Chester Heights 1

New cases

No new positive cases of COVID-19 were reported for Thursday, June 17 in Delaware County.

The Chester County Department of Health site added 77 COVID-19 cases to the municipal list for the county June 17 but cleared an equal number of cases that were under investigation and had no municipality assigned to them.

Total cases for June 17 were 49,843.

Prospect Park continues to have the highest percentage of population being affected by the virus. Total cases are 751, affecting 11.56 percent of its 6,492 population.

Upper Darby has the most total cases, with 7,473 cases reported, or 9.01 percent of Upper Darby’s 82,993 population.

The following are the number of total reported cases of COVID-19 in Delaware County as of Thursday, June 17, listed by municipality in descending order of caseload.

Cases by community

  • Upper Darby 7,473  
  • Haverford Township 3,534
  • City of Chester 3,209
  • Ridley Township 2,984
  • Marple 2,248
  • Springfield 2,259  
  • Radnor 1,755
  • Aston 1,518
  • Concord 1,529
  • Middletown Township 1,518  
  • Upper Chichester 1,447
  • Yeadon 1,302
  • Darby Borough 1,165
  • Newtown 1,134
  • Nether Providence 1,116  
  • Darby Township 937
  • Lansdowne 881
  • Collingdale 871
  • Bethel 813
  • Prospect Park 751
  • Upper Providence 728  
  • Ridley Park 698
  • Brookhaven 695  
  • Glenolden 687
  • Folcroft 648
  • Norwood 626
  • Clifton Heights 594  
  • Sharon Hill 589
  • Thornbury 561
  • Media 458
  • Tinicum 410  
  • Chester Township 398  
  • Aldan 354
  • Edgmont 317
  • Lower Chichester 275
  • Upland 265
  • Colwyn 262
  • Eddystone 250
  • Chester Heights 241
  • East Lansdowne 231
  • Swarthmore 235
  • Morton 204
  • Trainer 199  
  • Chadds Ford 196
  • Parkside 195
  • Marcus Hook 193
  • Millbourne 79
  • Rutledge 74
  • Rose Valley 35

There are 702 cases still under investigation, to which no municipality has yet been assigned.

Negative tests

The county has had 253,025 people test negative for the virus. The health department is reporting a 96.22 percent recovery rate.

Cases by age

Cases broken down by age groups, as reported Friday, June 11, are:

  • Under 10: 2,523 cases
  • 10 to 19: 6,060 cases
  • 20 to 29: 8,421 cases
  • 30 to 39: 7,429 cases
  • 40 to 49: 6.719 cases
  • 50 to 59: 7,500 cases
  • 60 to 69: 5,725 cases
  • 70 to 79: 2,796 cases
  • 80 and over: 2,669 cases

Click here to access the latest data on Delaware County from the Chester County Health Department.

For information and resources concerning the coronavirus, visit the county website here.

Pennsylvania data

The Pennsylvania Department of Health confirmed as of noon, June 17, there were 277 new cases of COVID-19 statewide. Total cases now number 1,209,725.

The state is reporting 15 COVID-19 deaths for Thursday, June 17. Total deaths are 27,546.

For more information on state COVID-19 findings, click here.

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