This is a picture of CDC’s laboratory test kit for severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2). CDC tests are provided to U.S. state and local public health laboratories, Department of Defense (DOD) laboratories and select international laboratories. Photo courtesy of CDC.

At least 9,472 Marylanders have tested positive for COVID-19, while 42,815 have tested negative as of Tuesday morning, state officials said. The state’s total number of confirmed coronavirus cases rose by 711.

A total of 302 Marylanders have died from COVID-19, with 27 additional deaths since Monday, according to the Maryland Department of Health’s Maryland COVID-19 Case Map Dashboard.

Of the state’s total number of confirmed cases, 2,122 people who tested positive for COVID-19 were hospitalized at some point, while 603 isolated and were eventually released.

As of 10 a.m. Tuesday, there have been 2,356 confirmed cases in Prince George’s County; 1,883 in Montgomery County; 1,377 in Baltimore County; 962 in Baltimore City; 783 in Anne Arundel County; 441 in Frederick County; 403 in Howard County; 292 in Charles County; 259 in Carroll County; 147 in Harford County; 99 in Calvert County; 98 in St. Mary’s County; 96 in Washington County; 85 in Cecil County; 63 in Wicomico County; 21 each in Caroline and Worcester counties; 19 in Queen Anne’s County; 17 in Allegany County; 16 in Talbot County; 14 in Dorchester County; 11 in Kent County; five in Somerset County; and four in Garrett County, according to the dashboard.

Of Maryland’s confirmed cases, 70 have been people age 9 or younger; 199 have been people ages 10-19; 1,030 have been people ages 20-29; 1,603 have been people ages 30-39; 1,740 have been people ages 40-49; 1,902 have been people ages 50-59; 1,389 have been people ages 60-69; 935 have been people ages 70-79; and 604 have been people age 80 or older.

Maryland has identified 5,132 of the confirmed COVID-19 patients as female and 4,340 as male.

Of the Marylanders who have tested positive for COVID-19, 3,512 have been black, 2,547 have been white, 211 have been Asian, 961 have been another race, and data is not available for the remaining 1,705.

Nationwide, there have been at least 582,634 confirmed COVID-19 cases in the United States, including at least 23,649 deaths and 44,308 recoveries. More than 2.9 million people in the U.S. have been tested for COVID-19 as of 10 a.m. Tuesday, according to a real-time dashboard created by Johns Hopkins University’s Center for Systems Science and Engineering.

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Marcus Dieterle

Marcus Dieterle is the managing editor of Baltimore Fishbowl. He returned to Baltimore in 2020 after working as the deputy editor of the Cecil Whig newspaper in Elkton, Md. He can be reached at