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: 

No ID or License required

Results may generate in 2-7 business days

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


Testing Hours

Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays:

9:00 AM - 11:30 AM; 1:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Every 2nd & 4th Saturday of the month:

8:00 AM - 11:30 AM


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.

Health Department Covid FAQ

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Positivity & Vaccination Rates

Rate Percent
Positivity Rate (November 22 - November 30) .26%
*Determined by positive cases over population **
Vaccination Rate For East Chicago 40%
*Determined by vaccinated persons over city population **
Vaccination Rate For Indiana 53%
*Determined by vaccinated persons over state population **