August 19 - August 25, 2021 COVID-19 Update
The Niagara County Department of Health issued the following weekly update on positive COVID-19 cases in Niagara County from August 19 through August 25. Reports will be made each Wednesday.
We regretfully report the deaths of three Niagara County residents due to COVID-19. We send our deepest sympathies to the family and friends of these individuals.
The rest of the report is as follows:
- 189 new positive cases
- Total of 20,540 positives to date (isolations + recoveries + deaths)
- 205 active cases (198 isolating at home, 7 in hospital)
- 19,968 recovered
- 367 deaths
- 121,819 residents with at least one vaccine dose (https://covid19vaccine.health.ny.gov/covid-19-vaccine-tracker)
- 3.3% Positivity Rate, 7-day average (https://forward.ny.gov/percentage-positive-results-county-dashboard)
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.