The number confirmed COVID-19 cases was stuck at 11 for almost a week between May 15th and the 20th. Also on May 15th, Floyd County tested a record 132 people; only confirming one case that day.
After that day, Floyd County drastically slowed down testing. Even with minimal testing, the area confirmed 4 new cases on May 21st – pushing the grand total to 15.
Cerro Gordo County with 20 confirmed cases, is the only adjacent county to Floyd with more cases. Cerro Gordo County has nearly 3-times the amount of people.
Floyd County is sitting at 1 coronavirus-related death.
In brighter news, 8 of the 15 Floyd County COVID-19 cases have fully recovered from the virus.