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Northwest Florida region reports 64 new COVID-19 cases

Tom McLaughlin
Northwest Florida Daily News

The Florida Department of Health reported 64 new cases of COVID-19 Monday for the eight-county region and two additional deaths, both in Bay County.

The region, which includes Okaloosa, Santa Rosa, Walton, Bay, Washington, Holmes, Gulf and Franklin counties, now has recorded 22,880 cases of the novel coronavirus since March. It has charted 408 deaths. 

Okaloosa County has reported 5,411 cases and 122 deaths, Santa Rosa County 5,566 cases and 82 deaths, Walton County 2,104 cases and 29 deaths, and Bay County 6,303 cases and 122 deaths.

Washington County has tallied 1,119 cases and 24 deaths, Holmes County 793 cases and 10 deaths, Gulf County 910 cases and 15 deaths, and Franklin County 674 cases and four deaths.  

BY THE NUMBERS 

Total COVID-19 cases from the Monday, Oct. 12 report from FDOH:

Florida cases: 736,024, +1,533

Florida resident deaths: 15,412, +48

Non-resident deaths: 187

BY COUNTY

Okaloosa: 5,411, +31

Santa Rosa: 5,566, +7

Walton: 2,104, +3

Bay: 6,303, +2 

Washington: 1,119, +3

Holmes: 793, +3

Gulf: 919, +9

Franklin: 674, +6

Medical personnel with Okaloosa County's Emergency Medical Services and Public Health Department conduct drive-thru COVID-19 testing recently at the EMS Station 5 in Baker.

DEATHS

Okaloosa: 122

Santa Rosa: 82

Walton: 29

Bay: 122, +2 

Washington: 24

Holmes: 10

Gulf: 15

Franklin: 4

CITY-BY-CITY CASES (over 10)

Santa Rosa County

Milton: 2,889

Gulf Breeze: 799

Navarre: 700

Pace: 468

Jay: 156

Pensacola Beach: 15

Bagdad: 12

Missing: 472

Okaloosa County

Fort Walton Beach: 1,703

Crestview: 1,113

Niceville: 687

Destin: 683

Mary Esther: 271

Shalimar: 256

Baker: 111

Eglin Air Force Base: 79

Valparaiso: 61

Laurel Hill: 52

Holt: 41

Cinco Bayou: 34

Hurlburt Field: 11

Missing: 271

Walton County

Santa Rosa Beach: 640

DeFuniak Springs: 620

Freeport: 250

Miramar Beach: 179

Inlet Beach: 54

Destin: 30

Paxton: 12

Missing: 95