Oneida County COVID-19 Update


May 17th, 2021

Oneida County COVID-19 Update for May 17, 2021

According to the New York State Department of Health’s COVID-19 vaccine tracker (, here are the vaccination numbers for Oneida County through midnight on May 16:

  • People with completed vaccine series: 91,267
  • People with at least one vaccine dose: 103,517
  • Estimated percent of adult population (12+) with at least one vaccine dosage: 52%
  • Estimated percent of adult population (12+) fully vaccinated: 46%

Oneida County releases the vaccination numbers for its county-operated vaccination sites weekly on Mondays. As of midnight on May 16, here are the vaccination numbers for those specific sites:

  • First doses administered:25,205
  • Second doses administered: 21,700
  • Total administered:46,905

Here are the Oneida County COVID-19 case numbers as of midnight on May 16.

  • 12 new positive cases, 21,945* total. *(Upon further investigation, 1 positive case was removed from the previous total.)
  • 270 active positive cases.
  • 1 new COVID-19-related death, 422 total.
  • 12 patients are hospitalized in Oneida County.
    • 7 at MVHS.
    • 5 at Rome Health.
  • 4 residents are hospitalized out of county.
  • 21,253 positive cases have been resolved.
  • 776,262 total negative results.
  • 798,207 total tests.
  • 270 in mandatory isolation.
  • 380 in mandatory quarantine.

Updated Oneida County COVID-19 Dashboard:

PLEASE NOTE: Vaccination appointments and walk-ins are currently available at multiple Oneida County-operated vaccination PODs.  To view all dates and to book an appointment, please visit

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