Kentucky's COVID-19 Hotline:
(800) 722-5725

Non-Compliance Hotline: (833)597-2337

Coronavirus/COVID-19 Information

Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) is a new disease that causes respiratory illness in people and can spread from person to person. This virus was first identified during an investigation into an outbreak in Wuhan, China. COVID-19 is not the same as the typical coronaviruses that commonly circulate and cause a mild, common cold. 

To learn more about COVID-19, click here to visit the CDC's index webpage.

Updated 6/22/2021

Note: Monitoring data is dynamic and may change as more information becomes available.

Confirmed Cases

Kentucky: 463,873
Barren River District: 31,062

Recovered Cases: 28,513
Deaths: 531


Kentucky's COVID-19 Hotline:

Kentucky's COVID-19 Reporting Hotline:1-833-597-2337

*Please note that a decrease in numbers is due to the county of residence/case status being corrected/updated from what was previously reported.

Community Guidance

Click the Boxes Below for Answers to FAQs

Who is Most at Risk?

Early information out of China, where COVID-19 first started, shows that some people are at higher risk of getting very sick from this illness. This includes:

  • Older adults

  • People who have serious chronic medical conditions like:

    • Heart disease

    • Diabetes

    • Lung disease

If you are at higher risk of developing complications from COVID-19, you should:

Planning Travel?

The CDC provides guidance regarding travel. To find this information, visit

For a map of COVID-19 cases confirmed globally, visit