On Wednesday morning, 733 new COVID-19 cases were reported in Montana. It marks the second consecutive day that Montana has set a single-day record for new cases. The numbers reported Wednesday morning reflect testing and cases from Tuesday, October 6, 2020.

On Tuesday, October 6, Montana set a single day COVID-19 record with 495 new cases. The new cases reported Wednesday exceed that number by more than 200 cases.

Missoula County had the most new COVID-19 cases reported Wednesday morning with 211. Yellowstone County reported 116 new cases, and Gallatin County reported 48.

The counties listed below reported ten or more new cases of COVID-19 on Wednesday, October 7, 2020.

Missoula County Cases 

  • 1,131 Total  |  211 New  | 401 Active

Yellowstone County Cases

  • 3,807 Total  |  116 New  | 1,137 Active

Glacier County Cases

  • 583 Total  |  83 New  | 420 Active

Flathead County Cases

  • 1,583 Total  |  73 New  | 799 Active

Gallatin County Cases

  • 1,678 Total  |  48 New  | 282 Active

Cascade County Cases

  • 953 Total  |  21 New  | 512 Active

Blaine County Cases

  • 100 Total  |  18 New  | 79 Active

Beaverhead County Cases

  • 154 Total  |  17 New  | 59 Active

Hill County Cases

  • 269 Total  |  16 New  | 113 Active

Roosevelt County Cases

  • 467 Total  |  14 New  | 259 Active

Deer Lodge County Cases

  • 207 Total  |  13 New  | 94 Active

Lake County Cases

  • 315 Total  |  11 New  | 68 Active

Throughout the COVID-19 pandemic, the total number of tests administered in Montana is 376,176, including 3,456 new tests.

There are currently 5,352 active COVID-19 cases in Montana with 235 active hospitalizations. 10,518 people have recovered, and 193 people have died.

The information is this article was provided by the Montana Department of Health & Human Services and the Montana State Library.

For more information regarding COVID-19 data in Montana, click here.