Why do I get different data from different sources?
There are various sources that are tracking and aggregating coronavirus data. They update at different times and may have different ways of gathering data. This dashboard uses data from Buncombe County Public Health and is the most up to date data that can obtained regarding COVID-19 cases and deaths in Buncombe County. Case and Death data is extracted from the North Carolina Electronic Disease Surveillance System (NCEDSS). Testing data and data from other counties are sourced from the NC Department of Health and Human Services and may be delayed or contain discrepancies. Population data used in calculations are sourced from the NC Office of State Budget and Management (OBSM) and use 2020 estimates.
Is there a zip code map?
The NC Department of Health and Human Services has published a map by Zip Code that you can view here