Tippecanoe County moves into red on COVID-19 advisory level map

The Indiana State Department of Health's county metrics map has upgraded Tippecanoe County from orange to red.

Posted: Jan 13, 2021 12:38 PM

INDIANAPOLIS (WLFI) — The Indiana State Department of Health's county metrics map has upgraded Tippecanoe County from orange to red. The change was due to two metrics, Weekly Cases Per 100,000 Residents and the 7-Day All Tests Positivity Rate. For a county to be in red, the weekly cases per 100,000 must be 200 or more (Tippecnaoe's is reported at 634) and the 7-Day All Tests Positivity Rate is 15% or greater (Tippecanoe's is 16.32%).

With Tippecanoe County reaching the red level, these restrictions may go into effect. Local officials may impose additional restrictions:

  • All general requirements are in effect. Hoosier businesses remain open
  • Social gatherings of any kind, indoors or outside, are limited to 25 people
  • The Indiana Department of Health will convene local public health officials, local health care providers, elected officials, school leaders and other key stakeholders to discuss actions that will be taken. State agencies will provide further support upon request
  • Evaluate the source of positive tests, undertake targeted testing, quarantine and isolation
  • Vulnerable populations should remain isolated. Social and holiday gathering participation is not advised
  • All business capacity must adhere to strict social distancing guidelines; curbside pickup is preferred
  • Local officials may consider limiting hours for the operation of bars, nightclubs and restaurants
  • Community recreational sports leagues and tournaments may continue with participants, required personnel, and parents/guardians and their minor children only
  • Senior center activities are suspended
  • Hospitals, long-term care and other congregate settings may impose visitation limits
  • Reduce the number of people in common areas and break rooms at one time
  • K-12 extracurricular and co-curricular activities may continue but attendance is limited to participants, support personnel and parent/guardians plus their minor children. All students and attendees must be social distanced and wear face coverings
  • College and professional sports may continue with participants, support personnel and family members. A local health department may approve a plan for fan attendance of up to 25 percent capacity

Local officials may impose additional restrictions. When a county is in the red metric, these requirements remain in effect until the metric has returned to orange or lower for two weeks.

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Indiana Coronavirus Cases

Data is updated nightly.

Cases: 587049

Reported Deaths: 9287
CountyCasesDeaths
Marion810691296
Lake44121665
Allen31797541
Hamilton28178303
St. Joseph26684369
Elkhart24057340
Vanderburgh18519213
Tippecanoe17305121
Johnson14398284
Porter14342159
Hendricks13793241
Madison10509212
Vigo10432171
Clark10151129
Monroe9029108
Delaware8782129
LaPorte8721153
Kosciusko784677
Howard7834137
Warrick636790
Hancock633297
Bartholomew624294
Floyd6098105
Wayne5903156
Grant5799109
Dubois541670
Boone531467
Morgan512388
Marshall492484
Henry491164
Cass469060
Noble458757
Dearborn454544
Jackson413145
Shelby401178
Lawrence379475
Clinton363639
Gibson355056
DeKalb336363
Montgomery333851
Harrison326042
Knox325439
Miami308243
Steuben304940
Adams294435
Whitley292325
Wabash291645
Ripley290845
Putnam282447
Huntington281257
Jasper280733
White265738
Daviess260772
Jefferson248538
Fayette241348
Decatur241282
Greene232460
Posey230026
Wells228547
LaGrange223461
Clay216432
Scott216437
Randolph207540
Jennings191335
Sullivan188531
Spencer179917
Fountain178625
Washington175018
Starke170741
Jay162021
Fulton158829
Owen157837
Carroll151315
Orange150533
Rush148118
Perry145327
Vermillion144333
Franklin142533
Parke12788
Tipton127332
Pike113125
Blackford107022
Pulaski94637
Newton89020
Brown85530
Benton84110
Crawford7479
Martin69213
Warren6537
Switzerland6175
Union6063
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