Unsure what COVID-19 precautions you should be taking?

Use the calculator below to view the current recommendations for your area and risk level!

Step 1 — Find the current COVID-19 Community Level for your county.

The COVID-19 Community Level metric system uses three pieces of local data – case counts, hospital admissions and hospital capacity – to help communities decide what prevention steps to take. It can be classified as being low, medium or high.

View Jackson County’s status below or find other counties’ status here.

As of 11/11/2022, Jackson County’s Community Level is LOW.

Step 2 — Know if you’re high-risk. If you’re not sure, check below.

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Risk factors for COVID-19:

Please note this list can not encompass every high-risk condition or personal circumstances. If you have any questions about your risk level, please talk to your primary care provider.


  • Cancer
  • Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Chronic Liver Disease
  • Chronic Lung Diseases
  • Cystic Fibrosis
  • Dementia or Other Neurological Conditions
  • Diabetes (Type 1 or 2)
  • Disability
  • Heart Conditions
  • HIV Infection
  • Immunocompromised
  • Mental Health Conditions
  • Overweight and Obesity
  • Physical Inactivity
  • Pregnancy
  • Sickle Cell Disease or Thalassemia
  • Smoking, current or former
  • Solid Organ or Blood Stem Cell Transplant Recipient
  • Stroke or Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Substance Use Disorders
  • Tuberculosis

Step 3 — Use our Community Level Calculator: