Colchester COVID update

In the Vermont Department of Health’s most recent town-by-town report of COVID-19 cases, Colchester was listed as having 28 people infected during the week of Feb. 11-17.

New cases for Chittenden County increased significantly with 230 being reported for that same time period compared to the previous week’s total of 152.

28: Number of new cases in Colchester between Feb. 11-17

487: Total cases for Colchester since March 5, 2020

230: Total new cases in Chittenden County between Feb. 11-17

11.4: Percentage of total cases in Chittenden County stemming from Colchester

3rd: Where Colchester sits on the list of most cases in Chittenden County (three less than Essex)

2: Number of new instances of a person being in a Colchester School District building while being infectious (Feb. 11-17)

  • 1/5: New/total such instances for Colchester High School
  • 1/1: New/total such instances for Colchester Middle School
  • 0/5: New/total such instances for Malletts Bay School
  • 0/2: New/total such instances for Porters Point School
  • 0/1: New/total such instances for Union Memorial School

5: New deaths in Vermont from Feb. 11-17

193: Total deaths for Vermont through Feb. 17

2: Deaths in Chittenden County between Feb. 5-18

83,016: Number of people in Vermont to receive their first or second vaccination dose through Feb. 18

42,003: Number of people in Vermont to have received both vaccination doses through Feb. 18

22,418: Number of people vaccinated in Chittenden County through Feb. 18

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