Cortland County COVID-19 Wrap-Up for Saturday, Dec. 18

Here is a breakdown of COVID-19 numbers in Cortland County from Tuesday, Dec. 14 to Friday, Dec. 17. It is based on recorded information from the Cortland County Health Department.

On Friday, Dec. 17, the county reported 210 active positive cases, 13 current hospitalizations and one new death. Since Tuesday, Dec. 14, there have been 134 new positive cases (37% increase in that span), eight new hospitalizations and one death.

As of Dec. 17, there have been 7,555 total positive cases, 373 compiled hospitalizations and 89 deaths in the county.

Up until Dec. 17, 26,708 residents (56.1%) in Cortland County are fully vaccinated, with 28,512 residents receiving at least one dose. Of the county’s population that is 12 years-or-older, 62.9% of them are fully vaccinated. Between 5-to-11 year olds, 13.9% of them have received both of their doses.