Essex new case graph

In its latest town-by-town update, the Vermont Department of Health listed Essex as having 12 new cases of COVID-19 in the week of April 22-28.

That was half as many new cases as the week before and resulted in the fourth-straight week that the town has seen a decrease. It was also less than half of the 30 new cases per week Essex had been averaging since mid-November.

It was reported that there were no deaths attributed to COVID-19 in Chittenden County between April 18 and May 1.

12: Number of new cases in Essex between April 22-28

794: Total cases for Essex since March 5, 2020

131: Total new cases in Chittenden County between April 22-28

294: Recent cases for Chittenden County (last 14 days) as of April 28

11.6: Percentage of total cases in Chittenden County stemming from Essex

2nd: Where Essex sits on the list of most cases in Chittenden County

0: Number of new instances of a person being in an Essex Westford School District building while being infectious (April 22-28)

  • 0/8: New/total such instances for Albert D. Lawton Intermediate School
  • 0/4: New/total such instances for Center for Technology, Essex
  • 0/5: New/total such instances for Essex Elementary School
  • 0/19: New/total such instances for Essex High School
  • 0/3: New/total such instances for Essex Middle School
  • 0/3: New/total such instances for Founders Memorial School
  • 0/2: New/total such instances for Hiawatha Elementary School
  • 0/10: New/total such instances for Summit Street School
  • 0/1: New/total such instances for Thomas Fleming School
  • 0/0: New/total such instances for Westford School

2: New deaths in Vermont from April 22-28

246: Total deaths for Vermont through April 28

0: Deaths in Chittenden County between April 18-May 1

340,715: Number of people in Vermont to receive their first or second vaccination dose through April 30

238,764: Number of people in Vermont to have completed vaccination through April 30

92,842: Number of people vaccinated in Chittenden County through April 30

67.0: Percentage of Chittenden County vaccinated through April 30

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