COVID-19 Update - March 19th

COVID-19 in Calhoun County

Throughout the month of March, the county has continued to see a decreased number of new cases per week, hospitalizations, and positivity rate. This is a great sign, but does not allow us to let down our guard as a community. We need to continue practicing the recommendations of the CDC to help keep the spread of COVID-19 to a minimum.

  • Wear Your mask.

  • Keep your distance.

  • Together we can make a difference.


Total number of cases: 14,152

Number of new cases in 14 days: 276

Average new cases per day for March (to date): 24

Total number of deaths: 303

Average number of hospitalizations per day for March (to date): 12

Percent Positivity: 7.9%