The Florida Department of Health reported Friday that 7,296 people tested positive for COVID-19, which brought the seven-day total to more than 38,000 cases.
That's roughly 4,000 more cases than last week's total.
The greater Tampa Bay region recorded 1,607 cases on Friday, with 9,700 reported over the past week.
Nearly 130,000 coronavirus tests were returned on Thursday and the positivity rate for new cases was 6.8%. The state averaged a positivity rate of 7.38% for the week.