Iowa Reports 456 New Coronavirus Cases and 27 Deaths on Tuesday

The latest numbers from the Iowa Department of Public Health show 27 more Iowans have died from COVID-19 and 456 more Iowans have tested positive for the coronavirus.


The number of new positive tests reported brings the total number of individuals who have tested positive up to 336,967.


The data shows there have been 5,498 total deaths from the coronavirus in the state so far.  Of those deaths, 2,174 were residents of long term care facilities.


A Vaccine Dashboard from the Department of Health shows that as of Tuesday morning, 180,585 people have received both doses of the vaccine, while 349,505 people have received the first dose.