It's one of twenty areas of Ireland with the highest rate of transmission.
Graiguecullen-Portarlington is one of twenty local authority areas in Ireland with a 14-day incidence rate of over 1,000 per 100,000 people.
That's despite 87% of people in the county being fully vaccinated.
It joins areas in Longford, Waterford, Kerry, Cork and Leitrim in having a very high rate of transmission.
Belmullet in Co. Mayo is the area with the lowest incidence rate of 95.2 per 100,000 people.