Covid/Novel Coronavirus Information

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Covid Testing Sites


  • East Chicago Health Department

100 W. Chicago Ave, East Chicago IN, 46312

Days & Times: 

Tuesday - Friday: 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM, 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Saturday: 8:00 AM - 1:00 PM

No ID or License required

Results may generate in 5-7 business days

*Pre-registration or "appointments" made online are NOT given priority. Please remain in line.*


  • School City of East Chicago, Administration Building

1401 E. 144th St, East Chicago, IN, 46312

Dates:  

October 1 - November 30

Weekdays Only

Testing all ages

Times: 

8:00am - 12:00pm 

12:30pm - 4:30pm 

5:00pm - 8:00pm

Insurance accepted, Free without insurance


  • HealthLinc

1313 Chicago Ave, East Chicago IN, 46312

Days: Tuesdays and Thursdays

By appointment

Contact: 219-398-9685


About This Page:

This page will give the citizens of East Chicago data, resources, and information surrounding the Covid/Novel Coronavirus pandemic. Below you may find East Chicago case numbers, demographics, outside resources, and the services we provide. Our FAQ section has many different tips and resources to help navigate new CDC and ISDH regulations for your safety. *Please allow a small margin of error as our nurse reviews information manually. 

East Chicago Executive Order: Face Masks Required

East Chicago Executive Order: Face Masks Expanded

Lake County Executive Order: Face Masks Required

Indiana State Executive Order: Face Masks Required

Click for Governor's Executive Orders

Indiana Food Bank Locations and How to Donate.

Rental/Mortgage Assistance Program

FDA Recall List

State Data Map

Live Date Map

Resources

Click here to visit the CDC page for latest updates.

Click here to visit the Indiana State Department of Health for state updates.

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Covid Cases*

Date Positive Cases
April  117
May  325
June 498
July 739
August 917
September 1,054
October  1,366
November 2 1,426 
November 3 1,444 
November 4 1,456
November 5 1,475
November 6 1,493
November 9 1,548
November 10 1,587
November 11 1,609
November 12 1,647
November 13 1,676
November 16 1,746
November 17 1,767
November 18 1,793
November 19 1,830
November 20 1,862
November 23 1,920

Covid cases by Week*

Week Cases per week
October 31- November 6 127
November 7-13 183
November 14-20 186
November 21-23 58

Covid Related Deaths*

Deaths Number
April 4
May 4
June 7
July 1
August 3
September 6
October 3
November  1
Total 29
Gender Male- 15, Female-14
Age 90’s-3, 80’s-9, 70's-10, 60's-7
Ethnicity African American-14, Latino-12, White-3

Covid Demographics: Age*

Age Number
100 1
90 11
80 37
70 107
60 215
50 289
40 319
30 311
20 358
13-19 155
5-12 83
1-4 24
0-11 Months 10

Covid Demographics: Ethnicity*

Ethnicity Number
African American 344
Latino 985
White 94
Unknown 497

Covid Demographics: Gender*

Gender Number
Male 857
Female 1,061
Unknown 2