COVID-19 Cases Spike In Cocoa, Palm Bay, Melbourne, Rockledge, and Cocoa Beach

The coronavirus, also known as COVID-19. Credit: CDC

BREVARD COUNTY, Florida – There are 688 coronavirus cases in Brevard County as of Thursday, June 18, 2020, the Florida Department of Health announced. This an increase of 143 cases in just four days.

Just four zip codes accounted for nearly half of those new coronavirus cases (68 of 143).

The 32922 Cocoa zip code continues to be the number one Brevard County zip code with the most amount of both cumulative and new COVID-19 cases.

A month ago, the 32922 zip code was in 15th place with only 11 cases on May 7, 2020. That number more than doubled in two weeks to 23 cases by May 21st. By June 7th, the cases nearly doubled again to 40. That number increased again to 59 by June 14th. It spiked again to 88 cases as of June 18, an increase of 29 cases in just four days.

The 32909 Palm Bay zip code saw the second-highest 4-day increase with 15 new cases. The neighboring 32907 Palm Bay zip code saw the third-highest with 13 new cases.

The 32904 Melbourne Village, Melbourne, Palm Bay, West Melbourne zip code came in fourth place with 11 new cases.

By city, Cocoa had the highest number of new cases in the last four days with 39 followed by Palm Bay with 34, Melbourne 29. Rockledge and Cocoa Beach each added 6 cases.

7 males and 9 females have died in Brevard County. Their ages range from 63 to 94.

32,166 people in Brevard have tested negative and 688 positive to date. 0 are inconclusive. 2 are awaiting testing.

12 cases are non-residents.

Age:
Age Range: 0 to 99
Median Age: 45

Gender:
Male: 321 (47%)
Female: 353 (52%)
Unknown/No data: 2 (<1%)

Race:
Black: 66 (10%)
White: 490 (72%)
Other: 54 (8%)
Unknown/No Data: 66 (10%)

Ethnicity:
Hispanic: 180 (27%)
Not-Hispanic: 422 (62%)
Unknown/No Data: 74 (11%)

The State of Florida does not publish the number of recovered coronavirus cases.

“I have asked the Department of Health to track and/or share statistics on “recovered” patients and was told that there are no plans to do that at present as they do not believe there is a standard method to determining “recovered,” Florida State Representative Randy Fine (R-Palm Bay) wrote on his Facebook page.

The Brevard County coronavirus cases known locations are:

Cocoa 146, +39 in last four days (since Sunday, June 14)

Palm Bay 73, +34

Melbourne 152, +29

Rockledge 39, +6

Cocoa Beach 18, +6

Titusville 48, +5

Cape Canaveral 6, +3

Satellite Beach 21, +3

Merritt Island 34, +1

Viera 15, +2

Mims 8, +0

Indian Harbour Beach 7, +0

West Melbourne 7, +0

Melbourne Beach 4, +0

Sebastian 2, +0

Indialantic 5, +2

Malabar 2, +1

Grant 4, +3

Valkaria 1, +0

Barefoot Bay 3, +0

Port Saint John 1, +0

Missing 17, +8

The Brevard County zip codes with the most cases and their 4-day increase from Sunday, June 14 to Thursday, June 18 are:

Brevard County Coronavirus Cases By Zip Code Map
Brevard County Coronavirus Cases By Zip Code Map

32922 Cocoa 88, +29 in last four days (since Sunday, June 14)

32940 Viera, Suntree, Melbourne 48, +5

32955 Rockledge, Cocoa, Cocoa West, Viera East, Viera West 45, +5

32935 Melbourne 43, +9

32907 Palm Bay 45, +13

32780 Titusville 37, +5

32926 Cocoa 37, +8

32901 Melbourne 37, +6

32904 Melbourne Village, Melbourne, Palm Bay, West Melbourne 40, +11

32937 Satellite Beach and Indian Harbour Beach 31, +3

32909 Palm Bay 39, +15

32953 Merritt Island, Florida 20, +1

32927 Cocoa, Sharpes, Port Saint John 22, +5

32796 Titusville 22, +7

32908 Palm Bay 19, +7

32905 Palm Bay 19, +4

32934 Melbourne 14, +0

32952 Merritt Island, Florida 14, +0

32931 Cocoa Beach 18, +6

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