September 22, 2021
Linn County Case Count Data
As of 8:00 AM September 21, 2021
- Active cases: 3,215
- Currently hospitalized: 48
- Total deaths: 379
- Total recovered: 22,895
- Total cases to date: 26,489
Note: The State of Iowa has transitioned from reporting positive individuals to positive tests. Linn County will continue to report positive individuals. Therefore, numbers from the state and Linn County dashboard will not match.
Additional data on COVID-19 cases is available on Linn County’s case count dashboard. *Reported cases and hospitalizations of Linn County residents by age group, dating back to the beginning of the pandemic, was added to the dashboard in June.
Linn County Metrics
As of September 21, 2021
Test Positivity Rate*
7-Day Test Positivity Rate
14-Day Test Positivity Rate
*Percent of positive tests to date since beginning of pandemic.
Additional Linn County metrics are available on Linn County’s metrics dashboard.
COVID-19 Vaccine Information
Vaccine Distribution Highlights
Vaccination progress among select populations as of September 20, 2021
Percent fully vaccinated as of September 20, 2021
Percent increase from two weeks ago
Age 65 and older (n=36,529 people)
Age 12 and older (n=192,403 people)
Total population (n=226,706 people)
Vaccination status metrics are available on Linn County’s metrics dashboard.
COVID-19 Vaccine Frequently Asked Questions are updated frequently.
For questions about COVID-19 vaccine in Linn County:
Preventing Spread of COVID-19
COVID-19 Community Resources
- Linn County Public Health is following the Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Guidance to control the spread of COVID-19 in our community. The COVID-19 Business and Event Guidance web page has recently been updated to link to current CDC guidance for event planners, workplaces and businesses, and other gatherings.
For more COVID-19 information specific to Linn County, visit LinnCounty.org/COVID19.