Nueces County COVID-19 vaccine tracker: 40% of people fully vaccinated

Chastity Laskey, USA TODAY NETWORK

Nueces County has administered more than 297,514 doses of the COVID-19 vaccine, as of July 6, according to data from the Texas Department of State Health Services.

That's up 1.1% from the previous week's tally of 294,284 COVID-19 doses administered.

In Nueces County, 40% of people living in Nueces County are fully vaccinated as of July 6. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention considers someone fully vaccinated two weeks after they've been given a single-dose shot (Johnson & Johnson) or a second shot (either Pfizer or Moderna).

Texas reported 3,006,541 total cases of coronavirus, an increase of 0.31% from the week before.

The five counties with the highest percentage of their population fully vaccinated in Texas as of July 6 are Presidio County (65%), Hudspeth County (60%), Fort Bend County (57%), Starr County (56%) and Webb County (56%).

Here are the latest numbers on COVID-19 vaccinations in Nueces County as of July 6:

How many people in Nueces County have received a COVID-19 vaccine?

  • 46% of people in Nueces County have received at least one dose of the vaccine, for a total of 164,993 people
  • 40% of people in Nueces County are fully vaccinated, for a total of 142,543 people

For a county-by-county look at the vaccination rollout, see our COVID-19 vaccine tracker, which is updated daily.

How many people in Texas have been vaccinated so far?

  • 51% of people in Texas have received at least one dose of the vaccine, for a total of 14,100,765 people
  • 43% of people in Texas are fully vaccinated, for a total of 12,091,994 people

We pull data on local vaccine distribution on a weekly basis. Check back for our next weekly update mid-week for the latest numbers.

A vaccine is loaded into a syringe at Topeka High School in Kansas in a May 10 event.