(Updated 5/6/21 at 1:50 pm)

Please note: Transylvania Public Health is still reporting a high percent of positive tests even though new cases are much lower. This is mostly due to low overall testing numbers and the fact that not all local testing providers report negative tests to us electronically.

(Demographic data for COVID-19 deaths will be updated weekly, as needed. Last updated 4/13/21 at 3:00 pm)

For more information about cases in North Carolina, visit the NC DHHS COVID-19 Case Count website. For more information about cases in the U.S., visit the CDC COVID-19 Case Count website.

To learn more about COVID-19 vaccines in Transylvania County, visit our COVID-19 Vaccine Information page.

Members of the Transylvania County Public health staff are working with county officials, healthcare providers schools, and others in the community to prepare for coronavirus.

For more information, read the latest news from the Transylvania Times:

COVID-19 UPDATES AND GUIDANCE (last updated 5/6/21)