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COVID-19 Statistic Update

In the United States, the COVID-19 virus has infected approximately 1.53 million people, and there have been 90,263 deaths. In New York State, there have been 351,371 confirmed COVID-19 cases, and there have been 21,251 deaths statewide with 106 deaths in the last 24 hours.  As of 1:37 p.m. on May 18, Allegany County’s statistics are as follows:

  • Confirmed Cases:  43
  • Recovered Cases:  33
  • COVID-19 Related Deaths:  1
  • Total Quarantined/Isolated to Date:  612
  • Released from Quarantine/Isolation: 584
  • Currently Quarantined/Isolated:  28

If your life or someone else is in imminent danger, call 911.  If you are in crisis and need immediate help, please contact the following resources:
COVID-19 Emotional Support Hotline: 844-863-9314
Allegany County Crisis Hotline:  888-448-3367
Allegany County Community Services:  585-593-1991 (Monday-Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.)
National Suicide Prevention Lifeline:  800-273-TALK (8255)
NYS Text Line:  Text “GOT5” to 741741
Veterans’ Crisis Lifeline:  822-273-8255 (Press 1)

For additional COVID-19 questions and information:
Call: 585-268-9700 (Weekdays:  8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.)
Call:  585-268-9250 (Health Department)
Email:;  Website:
Facebook:  Allegany County, NY, Government & Allegany County Department of Health

05 18 20 COVID 19 Statistic Update Allegany County Press Release