Alexander County COVID-19 Update
Figures supplied by the North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services and the Alexander County Health Department
As of 5pm Friday
5 new cases
4,080 since the beginning of the pandemic. The first case reported in Alexander County was March 28th, 2020. The County has recorded 78 cases in the past 14 days and 55 cases in the past seven (7) days.
10 people hospitalized
84 deaths, no change since March 1st
For the week of March 29, the health department is scheduled to receive 600 first doses and Peoples Drug Store is to receive 200 first doses.
On March 31, North Carolina and Alexander County will open COVID-19 vaccination to all of Group 4, including all essential workers.
Beginning April 7, vaccination will be open to all adults.