Niagara County Update Today, March 8, 2021, (339 Isolating at Home, 14 in Hospital)

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

We regretfully report the deaths of three Niagara County residents from COVID-19.  We send our deepest sympathies to the family and friends of these individuals. 

                The rest of the update is as follows: 

  • 109 new positive cases (covering three days, Friday, Saturday & Sunday) 
  • Total of 15,307 positives to date (isolations + recoveries + deaths) 
  • 353 active cases (339 isolating at home, 14 in hospital) 
  • 14,659 recovered 
  • 295 deaths  
  • 342,472 tests of Niagara County residents (  


The Niagara County heat map that breaks the positive cases down by municipality since the beginning of the pandemic can be found here:

The Niagara County heat map that breaks down active cases only by municipality can be found here:

Data on nursing home fatalities is tracked by New York State.  That information can be found here: 

Information and resources relative to 2019 Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) can be found at: