Niagara County Update Today, February 5, 2021, (1069 Isolating at Home, 32 in Hospital)

The Niagara County Department of Health issued the following update on positive COVID-19 cases in Niagara County: 

  • 105 new positive cases 
  • Total of 13,906 positives to date (isolations + recoveries + deaths) 
  • 1101 active cases (1069 isolating at home, 32 in hospital) 
  • 12,558 recovered 
  • 247 deaths  
  • 292,424 tests of Niagara County residents (https://covid19tracker.health.ny.gov/)  

The Niagara County heat map that breaks the positive cases down by municipality since the beginning of the pandemic can be found here: https://tinyurl.com/ybgzmusw

The Niagara County heat map that breaks down active cases only by municipality can be found here: https://tinyurl.com/y5b4hldh

Data on nursing home fatalities is tracked by New York State.  That information can be found here: https://www.health.ny.gov/statistics/diseases/covid-19/fatalities_nursing_home_acf.pdf 

Information and resources relative to 2019 Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) can be found at:  https://www.niagaracounty.com/health/Services/Public-Health-Preparedness/2019-Novel-