Grundy County COVID-19 Update (10.13.20)

There have been fifty (50) new cases in Grundy County, Missouri since our last update on September 30.

Total cases: 296 (last report 246)

Confirmed cases: 217

Probable cases: 79

Active cases: 40

Total deaths: 9

Grundy County positivity rate for 09/30-10/07: 13.3%

The health department urges the public to take appropriate precautions including good hygiene, social distancing, the use of face coverings in public, and limiting attendance at large gatherings.

Case counts in our neighboring counties--

Daviess: 185 (last report 113)

Harrison: 155 (last report 130)

Livingston: 379 (last report 211)

Sullivan: 268 (last report 216)

Mercer: 34 (last report 30)

Missouri Case Data

Cases: 144,230 (last report 126,113)

Deaths: 2,422 (last report 2,118)

You can review Missouri Case Data here.

The Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services has launched a new COVID-19 Dashboard with more information about testing and positivity rates.

The Missouri Hospital Association has updated their COVID-19 dashboard. You can find positivity rates and hospitalization numbers for our region and the state.

United States Case Data

Cases: 7,787,5487 (last report 7,168,077)

Deaths: 214,4462 (last report 205,372)

Twenty-six (26) states, including Missouri, now report more than 100,000 cases; ten (10) states exceed 200,000 cases.

You can review U.S. Case Data here.


Let the staff at the Grundy County Health Department answer your questions about COVID-19.


Phone: 660/359-4196

We post regular updates to our Facebook page.

For information about GCHD services, visit our website at

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