COVID-19 Update: Local numbers for Sebastian, Florida

Latest coronavirus update in Sebastian, Florida.
Latest coronavirus update in Sebastian, Florida.

As we stated during our Sebastian Daily Newscast, the number of deaths in Indian River County and Brevard County are still climbing. This is something we need to keep an eye on.

Not much has changed today with data. Some of the numbers as the same as Monday.

The number of hospitalizations in Florida related to COVID-19 have dropped.

Sebastian is still far better than most other cities and counties in Florida. You can still live YOUR LIFE and be safe. Please practice social distancing, wash hands regularly, and wear a mask when unable to social distance.


  • Sebastian: 250 cases
  • Barefoot Bay: 12 cases
  • Micco: 4 cases
  • Grant-Valkaria: 21 cases
  • Fellsmere: 376 cases
  • Wabasso: 7 cases
  • Vero Beach: 1,780 cases (this number also includes Vero Lake Estates and other rural areas near Vero Beach)

Indian River County Coronavirus Cases

  • Cases: 2,639
  • Deaths: 56
  • Admitted to Hospital: 195

Brevard County Coronavirus Cases

  • Cases: 6,310
  • Deaths: 152
  • Admitted to Hospital: 473

The total number of cases, deaths, and people who have tested negative in Florida.


  • Cases: 568,493
  • Deaths: 8,408
  • Currently Hospitalized: 6,951

Here’s some data on the number of new cases per day in Florida:

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  • 8/1 – 7,122 cases
  • 8/2 – 4,842 cases
  • 8/3 – 5,429 cases
  • 8/4 – 5,480 cases
  • 8/5 – 7,675 cases
  • 8/6 – 7,665 cases
  • 8/7 – 8,523 cases
  • 8/8 – 6,243 cases
  • 8/9 – 4,235 cases
  • 8/10 – 5,886 cases

United States

The total number of cases, deaths, and people who have recovered from the virus in the United States.

  • Cases: 5,102,837
  • Deaths: 163,681
  • Recoveries: 1,670,755


The total number of cases, deaths, and people who have recovered from the virus around the world.

  • Cases: 20,138,860
  • Deaths: 737,520
  • Recoveries: 12,382,856


Cleveland Clinic, Indian River Hospital, is providing testing by appointment only. To make an appointment, call the hospital at 772-226-4846.

If you need groceries or other items delivered to your home, call Blue River Delivery at 772-643-6880.

Sebastian Daily will continue to provide future updates on COVID-19 for Indian River County and Brevard County.

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Andy Hodges was born in Annapolis, Maryland, and raised in Jupiter, Florida. He has been a radio and TV personality since the mid-1980s. He has worked for WFLX-TV (Fox 29), WIRK, WLIZ, WIXI, WKSY, WRMF, and others. In 1994, Andy took a break from broadcasting and was a software and systems engineer for various companies. In 2002, he permanently moved back to Sebastian, where Andy's family has lived for over 45 years. He returned to the broadcasting sector in 2005. Andy joined Sebastian Daily as our editor-in-chief in 2016.