TAKE A LOOK: Here’s how COVID-19 numbers in Riley County compare to Kansas

(Infographic by Kaylie McLaughlin | Collegian Media Group)

Local health officer Julie Gibbs said while there’s no evidence of community spread in Riley County, it’s “only a matter of time” before there is.

Riley County is currently reporting 11 positive cases of COVID-19. Across the state of Kansas, there are 698 cases.

Statewide, the median age of patients is 55 years old. Within Riley County, the median age of COVID-19 patients is 36.

Kaylie Mclaughlin
My name is Kaylie McLaughlin and I'm the Editor in Chief of the Collegian. I grew up just outside of Kansas City in Shawnee, Kansas. I’m a junior in digital journalism with a minor in French and a secondary focus in international and area studies. As a third generation K-Stater, I bleed purple and my goal is to serve the Wildcat community with accurate coverage. I am fueled by a lot of coffee and I spend my (sparse) free time watching stand-up comedy.