Milton became the sixth municipality in Chittenden County to have over 300 confirmed cases of COVID-19 as reported in the Vermont Department of Health’s latest town-by-town update.
Milton registered 14 new cases for the week of Feb. 25 -- March 3, that being just under the town’s average of 17 per week that it has seen since mid-November.
Milton accounted for 7% of new cases in the county for that time period, that percentage being slightly higher than the 6.5 that the town has accounted for Chittenden County’s total cases since the first infections were discovered in Vermont a year ago.
14: Number of new cases in Milton between Feb. 25 -- March 3
301: Total cases for Milton since March 5, 2020
200: Total new cases in Chittenden County between Feb. 25 -- March 3
6.5: Percentage of total cases in Chittenden County stemming from Milton
6th: Where Milton sits on the list of most cases in Chittenden County
4: Number of new instances of a person being in a Milton Town School District building while being infectious (Feb. 25 -- March 3)
- 1/6: New/total such instances for Milton Elementary School
- 1/3: New/total such instances for Milton High School
- 2/6: New/total such instances for Milton Middle School
4: New deaths in Vermont from Feb. 25 -- March 3
207: Total deaths for Vermont through March 3
3: Deaths in Chittenden County between Feb. 21 -- March 6
118,051: Number of people in Vermont to receive their first or second vaccination dose through March 5
63,811: Number of people in Vermont to have received both vaccination doses through March 5
31,122: Number of people vaccinated in Chittenden County through March 5