COVID-19 update center

The Putnam County Health Department is working in collaboration the Ohio Department of Health (ODH) and community partners to closely monitor the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic.

You can take steps to prevent COVID-19, and other illnesses such as the cold and flu, by covering your cough, washing your hands frequently, staying home when ill, and practicing social distancing.

Putnam County COVID-19 Update 10.28.20

This page will be updated each Wednesday after 2pm. For daily state and county level data, visit the interactive COVID-19 Ohio dashboard at

cumulative total


1099 lab confirmed, 90 probable.


Lab Confirmed Cases by Week

Total lab confirmed cases by week

Age range


Deaths (total)


*Lag times in receiving death certificates causes a delay in death reporting

Active Cases


Number of individuals who are positive for COVID-19 and are currently under isolation.  The number of active cases may not be reflected in the total case county due to data lag times.

Presumed recovered


Cases in which the onset of symptoms is greater than or equal to 21 days and are not deceased.

Cases by Gender

684 Female, 502 Male 3 Unknown

There are some individuals who are no longer active cases but are also not yet considered presumed recovered.  Due to data lags, that exact figure is not available at this time.

Resources for more COVID-19 Information