Iron, Dickinson counties report vaccine rates

IRON MOUNTAIN — More than half of residents older than 65 in Dickinson and Iron counties have now received both doses of the COVID-19 vaccine, local health officials reported.

The highest percentage to complete the vaccine series locally was 57.6%, or 1,821, in Dickinson County for ages 65 to 74, according to the Dickinson-Iron District Health Department.

In Iron County, the best completion rate also came among ages 65 to 74 at 53.7%, or 1,040.

Among Dickinson County’s entire population age 16 and older, 34.1%, or 7,095, have started the vaccinations and 23.8%, or 4,958, have completed the series.

Among Iron County’s entire population age 16 and older, 38.2%, or 3,607, had started the vaccinations and 27.3%, or 2,469, have completed the series.


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