Ohio

Cases

New OH Cases

September 18
+1,011
Trend
Flat

New OH Deaths

September 18
+28
Trend
Flat

Total OH Cases

Confirmed cases
142,596
Deaths
4,608

Tests in OH

Positive-Test Rate
3.1%

County Trends

Rising
37
Falling
16
Flat
35

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
Franklin 25,658 213 603
Cuyahoga 16,981 74 643
Montgomery 7,402 68 151
Hamilton 12,622 63 307
Summit 5,056 36 248
Lucas 7,051 34 356
Stark 2,706 33 168
Greene 1,313 25 26
Delaware 2,093 24 20
Wood 1,646 24 71
Butler 5,508 21 99
Warren 2,876 20 48
Putnam 528 19 23
Shelby 559 17 9
Allen 1,353 16 67
Clermont 1,594 15 20
Miami 1,326 14 49
Mahoning 2,981 13 279
Mercer 1,033 13 17
Athens 581 12 2
Lawrence 581 12 18
Union 474 12 2
Lorain 2,238 11 86
Licking 1,835 11 62
Clark 1,704 11 38
Portage 1,056 11 66
Seneca 429 11 14
Lake 1,558 10 49
Erie 880 9 44
Auglaize 555 8 9
Fairfield 1,983 7 50
Columbiana 1,914 7 80
Medina 1,412 7 38
Darke 752 7 39
Defiance 276 7 10
Jackson 223 7 4
Williams 195 7 3
Richland 775 6 18
Madison 770 6 12
Scioto 455 6 6
Fulton 228 6 1
Marion 3,054 5 47
Ross 848 5 22
Hancock 646 5 9
Henry 290 5 12
Crawford 213 5 6
Paulding 101 5 0
Pickaway 2,623 4 44
Trumbull 1,841 4 131
Geauga 701 4 47
Preble 415 4 13
Ashland 216 4 4
Muskingum 365 3 2
Highland 219 3 3
Pike 144 3 0
Sandusky 552 2 20
Champaign 285 2 3
Hardin 248 2 13
Adams 119 2 4
Tuscarawas 908 1 19
Wayne 893 1 66
Ashtabula 638 1 48
Holmes 369 1 7
Jefferson 318 1 4
Knox 277 1 15
Clinton 276 1 13
Brown 272 1 2
Meigs 168 1 9
Hocking 159 1 9
Guernsey 155 1 7
Carroll 149 1 7
Morgan 47 1 0
Noble 25 1 0
Belmont 704 0 27
Huron 520 0 7
Ottawa 464 0 30
Perry 283 0 9
Washington 242 0 23
Fayette 223 0 6
Wyandot 200 0 12
Gallia 179 0 12
Van Wert 111 0 3
Monroe 106 0 18
Harrison 60 0 1
Vinton 45 0 3
Logan 288 -1 3
Morrow 247 -1 2
Coshocton 230 -1 11

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'
Ohio
STATUS: REOPENING
Cases
142,596 confirmed cases, with 1,011 new cases yesterday
Masks
Statewide mask mandate
Closures
Indoor performance venues; professional sports
Fact
Wearing a mask decreases the number of people infected because it reduces by around 99% the number of droplets that are ejected during conversations. 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
8/25/2020
Over 200 Ohio State students suspended for violating COVID-19 policy regarding large gatherings
8/4/2020
Ohio orders most students to wear masks at public schools
7/22/2020
Ohio governor orders statewide mask mandate as of Thursday
CNN
7/7/2020
In Ohio, 4 additional suburbs join Columbus in requiring face masks to stem the spread of Covid-19

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.