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Adams County COVID-19 Updates

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Page Updated May 31, 2021

This page provides statistics and news stories about COVID-19 that are relevant to Adams County residents. The reports and maps are compiled and edited from announcements, press releases, and conversations with organization officials.

Vaccine News:

  • Over 40,000 people in the county have been vaccinated at least once.
  • All individuals 12 years of age and older should be vaccinated. Check at your pharmacy or your doctor’s office for an appointment.

Virus News:

The situation in the county currently is stable, but still potentially precarious.

The total number of cases since the pandemic began currently stands at 9,558 with 183 deaths attributed to the virus.

There were only 140 new cases over the last two weeks, and the positivity rate stands currently at five percent, which is at or below the threshold for concerns about widespread community transmission.

But Adams is below the state average on vaccination rate, at about 41 percent in comparison to the state average of 54 percent.

Please check the Pennsylvania Department of Health website and our Pennsylvania news stories page for more information.

If you are experiencing symptoms of the coronavirus please contact your doctor or urgent care.


All Maps Courtesy of Curt Musselman

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