Iowa

Cases

New IA Cases

September 18
+1,635
Trend
Rising

New IA Deaths

September 18
+14
Trend
Rising

Total IA Cases

Confirmed cases
78,839
Deaths
1,264

Tests in IA

Positive-Test Rate
14.7%

County Trends

Rising
45
Falling
25
Flat
29

Total County Cases

>10,000 1,001-10,000 101-1,000 11-100 1-10 0

By County

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More than 50% increase in 7-day average of new cases, compared with one week ago
10-50% increase in 7-day average of new cases, compared with one week ago
County Confirmed New cases yesterday Deaths
Polk 15,132 144 256
Dubuque 2,661 143 40
Woodbury 4,865 111 61
Scott 2,711 97 27
Henry 597 87 4
Linn 3,722 82 105
Black Hawk 4,316 65 86
Pottawattamie 1,951 57 37
Johnson 4,963 56 27
Sioux 1,275 51 3
Story 3,263 49 17
Crawford 980 36 4
Plymouth 1,001 26 20
Wapello 1,243 23 57
Dallas 2,654 22 38
Clinton 1,046 22 18
Jasper 742 22 32
Sac 198 22 0
Boone 455 21 7
Carroll 627 19 5
Mahaska 326 17 19
Benton 278 17 1
Buena Vista 1,933 15 12
Winnebago 262 15 11
Marion 701 14 4
Kossuth 209 14 0
Lee 585 13 7
Washington 427 13 11
Delaware 318 13 3
Jackson 292 12 3
Floyd 291 12 3
Des Moines 724 11 7
Clay 277 11 3
Buchanan 229 11 1
Bremer 459 10 7
Cerro Gordo 986 9 21
Dickinson 475 9 6
Winneshiek 283 9 5
Lyon 232 9 3
Lucas 138 9 6
Wright 557 8 1
Jones 239 8 3
Mills 162 8 1
Palo Alto 156 8 0
Osceola 121 8 0
Tama 685 7 31
O'Brien 287 7 9
Hardin 273 7 1
Cedar 217 7 1
Grundy 200 7 2
Madison 199 7 2
Union 119 7 3
Ida 84 7 0
Louisa 419 6 15
Butler 257 6 2
Emmet 248 6 10
Poweshiek 236 6 8
Chickasaw 203 6 0
Cherokee 179 6 2
Calhoun 167 6 2
Fremont 79 6 0
Webster 1,184 5 14
Iowa 179 5 1
Harrison 169 5 2
Keokuk 89 5 1
Audubon 55 5 1
Marshall 1,756 4 34
Warren 922 4 6
Monroe 144 4 10
Muscatine 1,054 3 52
Shelby 241 3 1
Clayton 227 3 3
Howard 179 3 5
Fayette 178 3 1
Mitchell 175 3 0
Jefferson 132 3 1
Monona 128 3 1
Appanoose 119 3 3
Davis 113 3 4
Greene 82 3 0
Wayne 79 3 2
Adair 62 3 1
Hamilton 314 2 3
Allamakee 237 2 5
Guthrie 211 2 5
Cass 128 2 2
Taylor 119 2 1
Franklin 331 1 17
Hancock 171 1 2
Humboldt 169 1 3
Pocahontas 150 1 2
Page 141 1 0
Worth 100 1 0
Montgomery 85 1 5
Ringgold 41 1 2
Clarke 253 0 3
Van Buren 108 0 1
Decatur 58 0 0
Adams 27 0 0

Tracker: Vaccine & Drug Development

Researchers worldwide are scrambling to develop vaccines and treatments for the coronavirus. SmartNews is tracking progress here.

UPDATES
1 day ago
Pfizer vaccine trial bets on early win against coronavirus, documents show
2 days ago
US outlines sweeping plan to provide free COVID-19 vaccines, officials say the shot wouldn’t be broadly available until the summer of 2021
2 days ago
Study hints antibody drug may cut COVID-19 hospitalizations
9/15/2020
Pfizer says coronavirus vaccine study shows mostly mild-to-moderate side effects
9/15/2020
There may not be enough coronavirus vaccine doses to quickly supply the world, Gates Foundation says
9/15/2020
The Food and Drug Administration is weighing whether to follow British regulators in resuming AstraZeneca coronavirus vaccine trial
CNN
9/13/2020
Pfizer coronavirus vaccine could be given to Americans before end of the year, CEO says
9/12/2020
Oxford and AstraZeneca resume coronavirus vaccine trial
9/11/2020
Governments should begin prep for transporting COVID-19 vaccine, trade org urges
9/8/2020
AstraZeneca vaccine trial paused to investigate 'a potentially unexplained illness'
Iowa
STATUS: REOPENED
Cases
78,839 confirmed cases, with 1,635 new cases yesterday
Masks
No statewide mask mandate
Closures
Most sectors have reopened
Fact
Goldman Sachs economic study says national mask mandate could save 5 percent of GDP. Read more »

Policy last updated: 8/6/2020

Timeline: The Road to Reopening

Tracking the latest information on preventive measures and policy changes as the U.S. combats the coronavirus and struggles with when and how to reopen its economy.

UPDATES
8/19/2020
Iowa governor’s push to reopen schools descends into chaos
7/21/2020
Iowa City mayor to issue mask mandate despite governor’s objections

Coronavirus News

  • Sources: Johns Hopkins CSSE and The COVID Tracking Project
  • Disclaimer: This data changes rapidly, so what’s shown may be out of date. Table totals may not always represent an accurate sum.
  • †SmartNews is no longer displaying U.S. “recovered” data due to the lack of uniform reporting from state health departments.