Coronavirus cases and fatalities in North Carolina
A regularly-updated map of confirmed COVID-19 cases, borough by borough.
The number is based on confirmed diagnostic tests. It is very likely that the true number of COVID-19 cases is higher as many cases are asymptomatic.
New COVID-19 cases and fatalities per day in North Carolina
This is a good indicator of “flattening the curve” — when there is a steady decreasing trend, it is an indicator that the spread of the disease is slowing down.
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Cases, updates, and charts on the coronavirus crisis for each US state and territory. Just follow the links below.
Family & Community COVID-19 Resources
Locate Nearby Free Meal Sites
Text FOODNC to 877-877 to find local sites offering free meals. The texting service is also available in Spanish by texting COMIDA to 877-877. Or use No Kid Hungry North Carolina’s interactive map, which is updated daily.
Call 2-1-1 or 888-892-1162
Text COVIDNC to 898211
- North Carolina is seeking companies and manufacturers that can produce and provide the necessary supplies to successfully respond to the COVID-19 pandemic. Learn more.
- In sharing a path for easing certain COVID-19 restrictions, Gov. Roy Cooper says more progress is needed in testing, tracing and trends. (View plan for moving forward.)
- The state is working with academic partners to monitor the prevalence of COVID-19 over time and to learn the extent of cases in which patients have mild or no symptoms.
- Stay at Home Order in effect until April 29; gatherings limited to 10 people. (Read the order. View FAQs.)
- Modeling shows social distancing necessary to slow COVID-10 spread and preserve hospital capacity.
- Tighter social distancing restrictions in effect for retail stores, long-term care facilities. (View FAQs.)
- Latest health guidance: People with mild symptoms should stay home and call a doctor. For serious symptoms, call a doctor or 911.
Coronavirus news in North Carolina:
- September 22, 2020The White House, Senate and Supreme Court could all hinge on North Carolina
By Sunday morning, less than two days after the death of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, the signs were already stapled to telephone poles in this liberal college town. “VOTE!” they read, above an Uncle …
- September 22, 2020Fans can soon return to football games, outdoor concerts in NC
Outdoor entertainment venues in North Carolina can soon reopen for fans. …
- September 22, 2020'Unfathomable': US death toll from coronavirus hits 200,000
The U.S. death toll from the coronavirus topped 200,000 Tuesday, by far the highest in the world, hitting the once-unimaginable threshold six weeks before an election that is certain to be a referendu …
- September 22, 2020NC considering later deadline for absentee ballots
Nearly 1 million North Carolinians have requested absentee ballots. …
- September 22, 2020Fire breaks out at warehouse in Harnett County
A fire broke out Tuesday morning at the Warren Cricket Farm in Dunn. …
- September 22, 2020Trick-or-treating, costume masks and Halloween parties discouraged by CDC this year
The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has issued its first guidance for the holidays, including Halloween, amid the raging coronavirus pandemic in a new posting on its website Monday night …
- September 22, 2020Beta weakens to tropical depression, will bring weekend rain to NC
Two tropical systems will likely have indirect impacts on North Carolina later this week. …
- September 22, 2020NC unveils coronavirus exposure tracking app
The state Department of Health and Human Services launched a free app Tuesday that alerts people when they may have been exposed to coronavirus. …
- September 22, 2020Pandemic could eliminate aspects of daily routine forever
More than six months after the first coronavirus case was diagnosed in North Carolina, the pandemic continues to disrupt and reshape daily life. From work to eating to shopping, experts say the impact …
- September 22, 2020Americans divided over whether college football should be returning
Americans are divided over whether college football players should be allowed to play football this fall during the coronavirus pandemic …