NEW YORK — Find the latest information on the COVID-19 pandemic in New York state and New York City, including data on positive cases and other indicators, and information from local officials.
Gov. Cuomo shares NY COVID-19 updates
- NY positivity rate: 2.45%
- Tests reported: 240,930
- Tests positive: 4,901
- NY COVID-19 hospitalizations: 3,387
- Intubated: 483
- ICU: 786
- COVID-19 fatalities in NY: 45
Vaccines in NYC
The state plans to bring the vaccine to some grocery stores and community health centers in communities around New York City, in order to make it easier for market employees, delivery workers and more to get vaccinated.
The following sites will be open from 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. Workers will need to show proof of employment.
- Urban Health Plan / 1054 Simpson St. Bronx / Open: Monday, April 26 – Sunday, May 2
- Madison Square Boys & Girls Club / 2245 Bedford Ave. / Brooklyn / Open: Saturday, May 1
- Mission Society / 646 Malcom X Blvd. / Open: Saturday, April 24
- Iglesia Centro Cristiano Juda / 111-36 Roosevelt Ave. Flushing / Open: Thursday, April 29
- Manor Superette / 927 Manor Road / Staten Island / Open: Wednesday, April 28
Mayor de Blasio gives NYC COVID-19 update
Vaccines in NYC
- Total doses administered: 6,004,406
- City-run sites are now open to all New Yorkers
- No more geographic restrictions
- All city-run sites open for walk-in appointments beginning Friday
- COVID Hospitalizations: 155 (41% positivity rate)
- Hospitalization rate per 100,000, 7-day average (NYS): 2.55
- New reported COVID-19 cases on 7-day average (including probable cases): 1,341
- 7-day rolling average: 4.45
NYC Museum of Natural History opens as vaccine site
Starting Friday, New Yorkers can get vaccinated under the famous big blue whale at Manhattan’s American Museum of Natural History. Mayor Bill de Blasio announced earlier in April that the Upper West Side museum would welcome all city residents, prioritizing public housing residents and cultural workers, including museum staff.
Latest official numbers
As of Friday, there were 2,007,413 confirmed cases of COVID-19 since March 2020 and 41,723 fatalities, according to data from the state.
The New York state coronavirus hotline is 1-888-364-3065; information is also being posted here