Coronavirus (COVID-19) Data Dashboard

New Castle County

A resource of COVID-19 data and facts for Delaware families and communities.

New Castle County's Latest Status

Data are current as of 6pm the previous day. Last update: 08/05/2020 11:10 AM.

Rate of COVID cases per 10,000 population

Positive Cases in New Castle County

Total Positive Cases
7,042 123.4 per 10,000 people
Confirmed
6,868
Probable
174

Positive Cases in Comparable Location

Deaths in New Castle County

Total Deaths
289 4.6 per 10,000 people
Confirmed
244
Probable
45

Cases by County (Cumulative)

State of Delaware
New Castle County

Latest Status

Total Persons Tested per 10,000 Population

Total Persons Tested in New Castle County

New Castle County
102,847 1,852.7 per 10,000 people

Total Persons Tested in Comparable Location

Demographics

Updated: 08/05/2020

Total Persons Tested by Race/Ethnicity

Total Persons Tested by Race/Ethnicity & County

Race/Ethnicity New Castle State of Delaware Kent Sussex
Non-Hispanic White 44,189 84,305 9,217 26,394
Non-Hispanic Black 22,270 35,955 5,333 5,824
Another/Multiple 7,988 14,004 1,276 3,604
Hispanic/Latino 7,645 14,844 1,148 5,370
Asian/Pacific Islander 2,448 3,249 324 347
Unknown 18,307 38,343 8,120 9,041
Updated: 08/05/2020

Rate of Persons Tested by Race/Ethnicity

Rate of Persons Tested by Race/Ethnicity & County

Race/Ethnicity New Castle State of Delaware Kent Sussex
Non-Hispanic Black 1,606.7 1,713.0 1,204.1 2,157.7
Hispanic/Latino 1,413.9 1,719.7 942.5 2,676.4
Non-Hispanic White 1,233.7 1,287.3 794.8 1,460.2
Asian/Pacific Islander 795.5 873.4 908.1 1,214.6

Cases (New Castle County)

Latest Status

Total Positive Cases in New Castle County

Total Positive Cases
7,042 123.4 per 10,000 people
Confirmed
6,868
Probable
174

Positive Cases in Comparable Location

Demographics

Positive Cases per 10,000 Population by Age Group

0-4
5-17
18-34
35-49
50-64
65+
Updated: 08/05/2020

Rate of Cases by Age

Rate of Cases by Age & County

Age New Castle State of Delaware Kent Sussex
0-4 29.5 38.5 20.9 79.5
5-17 43.9 59.5 31.7 125.4
18-34 165.8 223.8 145.3 494.5
35-49 149.7 216.3 180.8 439.1
50-64 134.9 162.8 154.8 224.9
65+ 151.4 153.7 155.7 152.2
Updated: 08/05/2020

Rate of Cases by Sex

Rate of Cases by Sex & County

Sex New Castle State of Delaware Kent Sussex
Female 137.5 171.0 138.7 270.9
Male 115.1 150.0 116.1 254.3
Updated: 08/05/2020

Rate of Cases by Race/Ethnicity

Rate of Cases by Race/Ethnicity & County

Race/Ethnicity New Castle State of Delaware Kent Sussex
Hispanic/Latino 290.0 449.5 225.0 994.8
Non-Hispanic Black 155.8 185.6 167.1 350.1
Non-Hispanic White 64.2 79.4 75.5 107.4
Asian/Pacific Islander 40.0 55.9 103.7 164.5

Count of Positive Cases by Age Group

0-4
5-17
18-34
35-49
50-64
65+
Updated: 08/05/2020

Total Cases by Age

Total Cases by Age & County

Age New Castle State of Delaware Kent Sussex
0-4 96 (1%) 211 (1%) 23 (1%) 90 (2%)
5-17 389 (6%) 884 (6%) 94 (4%) 380 (7%)
18-34 2,215 (31%) 4,755 (31%) 604 (27%) 1,843 (32%)
35-49 1,584 (22%) 3,682 (24%) 559 (25%) 1,472 (25%)
50-64 1,525 (22%) 3,195 (21%) 515 (23%) 1,122 (19%)
65+ 1,233 (18%) 2,569 (17%) 443 (20%) 871 (15%)
Updated: 08/05/2020

Total Cases by Sex

Total Cases by Sex & County

Sex New Castle State of Delaware Kent Sussex
Female 3,937 (56%) 8,378 (55%) 1,256 (56%) 3,064 (53%)
Male 3,096 (44%) 6,895 (45%) 978 (44%) 2,706 (47%)
Unknown
23 (0%)
Updated: 08/05/2020

Total Cases by Race/Ethnicity

Total Cases by Race/Ethnicity & County

Race/Ethnicity New Castle State of Delaware Kent Sussex
Non-Hispanic White 2,301 (33%) 5,198 (34%) 875 (39%) 1,941 (34%)
Non-Hispanic Black 2,159 (31%) 3,896 (25%) 740 (33%) 945 (16%)
Hispanic/Latino 1,568 (22%) 3,880 (25%) 274 (12%) 1,996 (35%)
Another/Multiple 319 (5%) 747 (5%) 89 (4%) 323 (6%)
Asian/Pacific Islander 123 (2%) 208 (1%) 37 (2%) 47 (1%)
Unknown 572 (8%) 1,367 (9%) 223 (10%) 526 (9%)

Outcomes (New Castle County)

Demographics

Updated: 08/05/2020

Total Deaths by Age

Total Deaths by Age & County

Age New Castle State of Delaware Kent Sussex
0-4 0 (0%) 0 (0%) 0 (0%) 0 (0%)
5-17 0 (0%) 0 (0%) 0 (0%) 0 (0%)
18-34
12 (2%)
35-49
15 (3%)
50-64 25 (9%) 70 (12%) 19 (18%) 26 (14%)
65+ 255 (88%) 490 (83%) 85 (79%) 150 (79%)
Updated: 08/05/2020

Total Deaths by Sex

Total Deaths by Sex & County

Sex New Castle State of Delaware Kent Sussex
Female 153 (53%) 313 (53%) 53 (50%) 107 (56%)
Male 136 (47%) 274 (47%) 54 (50%) 84 (44%)
Updated: 08/05/2020

Total Deaths by Race/Ethnicity

Total Deaths by Race/Ethnicity & County

Race/Ethnicity New Castle State of Delaware Kent Sussex
Non-Hispanic White 180 (62%) 362 (62%) 62 (58%) 120 (63%)
Non-Hispanic Black 72 (25%) 150 (26%) 38 (36%) 40 (21%)
Another/Multiple
8 (1%)
Hispanic/Latino
40 (7%)
Asian/Pacific Islander
1 (0%)
Unknown
26 (4%)

Mitigation

Strategies

Mitigation Status From Until Details
Additional interim steps to expand personal care services to 60% of fire code occupancy Jun 22 Further Notice Announcement
Youth and adult recreational sports tournaments may resume – subject to the prior approval of a tournament-specific safety plan by the Division of Public Health (DPH) and following other guidelines Jun 20 Further Notice Announcement
Phase 2 of Delaware's Economic Reopening plan in effect Jun 15 Further Notice Announcement
Industries at 30% fire code occupancy can increase capacity to 60% of fire code occupancy unless otherwise noted; other restrictions apply Jun 15 Further Notice Announcement
Houses of worship encouraged to hold virtual services; 60% occupancy allowed Jun 15 Further Notice Announcement
Vulnerable individuals should shelter in place Jun 01 Further Notice Announcement
Employers are encouraged to continue to have staff work from home whenever possible Jun 01 Further Notice Announcement
Phase 1 of Delaware's Economic Reopening plan in effect Jun 01 Jun 14 Announcement
Select industries to open and limit capacity to 30% of fire code occupancy; other restrictions apply Jun 01 Jun 14 Announcement
Beaches, community pools to reopen with restrictions May 22 Further Notice Announcement
Local govts. may impose greater restrictions, as permitted by law May 22 Further Notice Announcement
Statewide contact tracing plan May 12 Further Notice Announcement
Significant expansion of statewide testing program May 08 Further Notice Announcement
Face covering required in public settings Apr 28 Further Notice Announcement
Schools closed through academic year; offer remote learning Apr 24 Further Notice Announcement
Individuals who enter Delaware from another state must self-quarantine for 14 days, with exceptions Mar 29 Jun 01 Announcement
Stay-at-Home order; Non-essential businesses closed Mar 22 Jun 01 Announcement
State of Emergency in effect Mar 12 Further Notice Announcement