January 5, 2021 – 21 New Cases In Allegany Co

Please see the attached file with demographic and informational charts for COVID-19 cases in Allegany County as of January 3, 2021. For the 1,955 confirmed COVID-19 cases in Allegany County, 1,078 were female and 877 were male from the following age categories:

0 to 9 years 67 cases 10 to 19 years 198 cases

20 to 29 years 323 cases 30 to 39 years 203 cases

40 to 49 years 221 cases 50 to 59 years 292 cases

60 to 69 years 257 cases 70 to 79 years 186 cases

80 to 89 years 141 cases 90 to 99 years 67 cases

In the United States, the COVID-19 virus has infected approximately 20.9 million people, and there have been over 354,000 deaths. According to the New York State Department of Health COVID-19 tracker, there have been 1,041,028 confirmed COVID-19 cases, and there have been 30,802 deaths statewide. As of 5:00 p.m. on January 5, Allegany County’s statistics are as follows:

Confirmed Cases: 1,993 (21 new)

Recovered Cases: 1,758

COVID-19 Related Deaths: 53 (Depending on reporting times and agencies, this figure may vary between different reports.)

Total Quarantined/Isolated to Date: 7,720

Released from Quarantine/Isolation: 7,021

Currently Quarantined/Isolated: 699

Precautionary Travel Quarantines to Date: 1,516

Total COVID-19 Antibody Tests Given: 942

Total COVID-19 Antibody Positives: 61

If your life or someone else is in imminent danger, call 911. If you are in crisis and need immediate help, 6please contact the following resources:

COVID-19 Emotional Support Hotline: 844-863-9314

Allegany County Crisis Hotline: 888-448-3367

Allegany County Community Services: 585-593-1991 (Monday-Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.)

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline: 800-273-TALK (8255)

NYS Text Line: Text “GOT5” to 741741

Veterans’ Crisis Lifeline: 822-273-8255 (Press 1)

For additional COVID-19 questions and information:

Call: 585-268-9250 (Health Department)

Email: healthinfo@alleganyco.com; Website: www.alleganyco.com

Facebook: Allegany County, NY, Government & Allegany County Department of Health

For re-opening questions and information:

New York Forward Website: https://forward.ny.gov/

Allegany County’s Website: https://www.alleganyco.com/coronavirus/reopening-allegany-county/

Allegany County Re-Opening Email: reopen@alleganyco.com