Oneida County COVID-19 Update


May 5th, 2021

Oneida County COVID-19 Update for May 5, 2021

Here are the Oneida County COVID-19 case numbers as of midnight on May 4:

  • 23 new positive cases, 21,631 total.
  • 342 active positive cases.
  • No new COVID-19-related deaths, 420 total.
  • 6 patients are hospitalized in Oneida County.
    • 5 at MVHS.
    • 1 at Rome Health.
  • 5 residents are hospitalized out of county.
  • 20,869 positive cases have been resolved.
  • Total negative results were not updated by NYS DOH at the time of this release.
  • Total tests were not updated by NYS DOH at the time of this release.
  • 342 mandatory isolation.
  • 757 in mandatory quarantine.

Updated Oneida County COVID-19 Dashboard:

As of 2/8/21, vaccine numbers are released on Mondays and the totals are through the end of the previous week.

PLEASE NOTE: Vaccination appointments and walk-ins are currently available at multiple Oneida County-operated vaccination PODs, including a new Pfizer location at the Utica Academy of Science on May 12th.  To view all dates and to book an appointment, please visit

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