Area COVID-19 Dashboard for December 21, 2021

The Champaign-Urbana Public Health District reports the number of active COVID-19 cases increased by 97 in the past 24 hours. There are currently 2,087 active cases in the county, up from 1,990 on Monday. Locally, 106 new cases were record, bringing the Sentinel area count to 845.

The largest group of individuals currently in isolation are those in the age group ranging from 20 to 30. There are 540 cases within that age group and 332 folks in the 30-40-year-old range under quarantine. There are 311 youths between the ages of 10 and 20 who have tested and are under isolation as well as 240 kids under the age of 10.

According to Carle Hospital, they currently have 128 COVID-19 patients, 28 who are being treated in their intensive care unit. Five other individuals are at other facilities bringing the total count to 33 for Champaign County.

Since the beginning of the pandemic in March 2020, the CUPHD website says there have been 222 deaths attributed to Coronavirus in the county.

Active Champaign County Cases:


Net change in the county: 97

Current local cases 12/21/21
Number in parenthesis indicates change over previous report on 12/20/21

Ogden • 32 (5)
Royal • 2 (0)
St. Joseph • 84 (7)
Urbana • 586 (80)
Sidney • 35 (1)
Philo • 15 (0)
Tolono • 67 (6)
Sadorus • 11 (1)
Pesotum • 13 (6)

Total Active Local Cases:


Net change in local cases: 28

Total Local Confirmed Cases: 12,910

New cases: 106

The information on this page is compiled from the latest figures provide by the Champaign-Urbana Public Health District at the time of publishing. Active cases are the number of confirmed cases reported currently in isolation. Local is defined as cases within the nine communities The Sentinel covers.