Spring, Klein vaccine rollout: More than 27,000 doses administered in past week

More than 180,000 doses have been administered in the Spring-Klein area as of April 12. (Olivia Aldridge/Community Impact Newspaper)
More than 180,000 doses have been administered in the Spring-Klein area as of April 12. (Olivia Aldridge/Community Impact Newspaper)

More than 180,000 doses have been administered in the Spring-Klein area as of April 12. (Olivia Aldridge/Community Impact Newspaper)

Almost two weeks after all Texan adults became eligible for the COVID-19 vaccine, more than 186,000 doses have been administered in the nine ZIP codes in the Spring and Klein area.



According to the Texas Department of State Health Services, 186,223 doses have been administered in the area, and 71,463 residents have been fully vaccinated as of April 12. About 27,000 doses have been administered in the last week.





ZIP code 77379 has had the most doses administered at 46,462 doses. However, ZIP code 77069 has the highest percentage of its population vaccinated at 58.11%.

By Andy Li
Originally from Boone, North Carolina, Andy Li is a graduate of East Carolina University with degrees in Communication with a concentration in Journalism and Political Science. While in school, he worked as a performing arts reporter, news, arts and copy editor and a columnist at the campus newspaper, The East Carolinian. He also had the privilege to work with NPR’s Next Generation Radio, a project for student journalists exploring radio news. Moving to Houston in May 2019, he now works as the reporter for the Conroe/Montgomery edition of Community Impact Newspaper.


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