The Maryland Department of Health dashboard is reporting 220 new cases of COVID-19 in Howard County on January 8, 2021. The total number of reported COVID-19 cases in Howard County is now 12,249.

220 new cases in one day in now the all time high number of new cases for Howard County. Here are the other top day in terms of new cases in one day in Howard County:

  • 220 (January 6, 2021)
  • 165 (November 26)
  • 158 (December 5)
  • 156 (December 10)
  • 151 (December 4)

Here is a daily look at the data in 2021:


Other data reported today from the state:

Maryland reported 3,732 new COVID-19 cases, that’s the second-highest single-day increase since the pandemic began.

Here is the latest COVID-19 vaccine information:

Here are important links with data on Coronavirus (COVID-19) numbers I use regularly:

Note: Daily COVID-19 updates going forward will only happen when something significant needs to be reported during the week. Weekly weekend charts will continue to happen on Saturday or Sunday (depending on my schedule and the timing of the release of the information). Monthly charts will happen around the 1st of each month.


Scott E