Ultra-Orthodox zip codes have some of New Yorks worst vaccination rates – The Jerusalem Post

10% of New Yorks zip codes are lagging behind, with vaccination rates listed below 38.8%. Of the rest of the list, presented by Cuomo at the press conference and reported on by The New York Post, 7 of the 25 worst zip codes are in New York City, with 6 of them in the district of Brooklyn. In specific, the zip codes for Williamsburg, Borough Park and Crown Heights, all of which are in Brooklyn and have high ultra-Orthodox populations, had rates listed below 38.8%.

10% of New Yorks zip codes are lagging behind, with vaccination rates listed below 38.8%. Of the rest of the list, provided by Cuomo at the press conference and reported on by The New York Post, seven of the 25 worst zip codes are in New York City, with six of them in the district of Brooklyn. In specific, the zip codes for Williamsburg, Borough Park and Crown Heights, all of which are in Brooklyn and have high ultra-Orthodox populations, had rates below 38.8%. Despite these numbers, the vaccination rate in the rest of the state is still going up as the rollout continues.