WICHITA COUNTY (KFDX/KJTL) — The Wichita Falls-Wichita County Public Health District Wednesday, August 25, 2021, reported one new COVID-19 related death in Wichita County.
Wednesday’s COVID-19 related death, age 20-29 marks 360 COVID-19 related deaths in Wichita County since the onset of the pandemic in March 2020.
New COVID-19 Cases in Wichita County
The Public Health District confirmed 149 new coronavirus cases in Wichita County on Wednesday, bringing the total number of COVID-19 cases in the county to 17,568.
Officials with the Health District also reported a total of 71 hospitalizations in Wichita County.
Vaccines in Wichita County
Please find the number of people in Wichita County who have received the COVID-19 vaccine in Wichita County as of August 20, 2021, below:
At Least 1 Dose — 52,760
Fully Vaccinated — 46,114
Residents of Wichita County over the age of 18 can register for the waitlist to receive a COVID-19 vaccine online.
Wichita County residents who are eligible to receive the vaccine are encouraged to add their names to the waitlist. Click here to register for the Wichita County COVID-19 vaccine waitlist