Daily COVID Report / Dec. 8, 2020

COVID REPORT: Thirty-Five (35) New Cases Confirmed Today, Joint Information Center Says; Testing in High Demand


Press release from the Humboldt County Joint Information Center:

A total of 1,137 local residents have tested positive for COVID-19, after 35 new cases were reported today. 

COVID-19 testing continues to be in high demand locally. Those without symptoms or those who are mildly ill can schedule an appointment for a COVID-19 test online through OptumServe at lhi.care/covidtesting or by phoning 888-634-1123. The site is located at Redwood Acres, 3750 Harris St., Eureka.  

OptumServe has been working to bring additional testing capacity to Humboldt County, but testing availability can vary. If an appointment is not available at the preferred time, continue to check for availabilities on the website.  

For the most recent COVID-19 information, visit cdc.gov or cdph.ca.gov. Local information is available at humboldtgov.org or during business hours by contacting covidinfo@co.humboldt.ca.us or calling 707-441-5000.
 

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Humboldt Health Alert: humboldtgov.org/HumboldtHealthAlert 

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Dec. 8, 2020

= historic data. All data from the Humboldt County Joint Information Center.

Cases

New Cases

35

Active Cases

254
Case Updates
Testing

Number of Tests

440

% Positive

8.0%

Health Lab Supply

7,100

So Far

Cases

Total Cases

1,137

Hospitalizations

54
Acquisition

Contact to Known Case

465

Community Spread

90

Travel

176

Under Investigation

406
Testing

Total Tests

47,594

Demographics
As of Monday, Dec. 7, 2020

Age

Average Age

37
Sex

Men

48%

Women

52%
Region

Northern Humboldt

201

Humboldt Bay Area

791

Southern Humboldt

110
By Zip Code
Town Zip Total cases
Arcata 95521 274
Eureka 95501 198
The O3 95503 180
McKinleyville 95519 110
Fortuna 95540 79
Hoopa 95546 63
Redway 95560 35
Rio Dell 95562 27
Bayside 95524 15
Trinidad 95570 13
Ferndale 95536 11
Kneeland 95549 10
Loleta 95551 9
Garberville 95542 9
Willow Creek 95573 9
Myers Flat 95554 7
Miranda 95553 6
Hydesville 95547 6
Scotia 95565 6
Per Capita
Town Zip Cases per capita
Myers Flat 95554 2.44%
Redway 95560 2.39%
Hoopa 95546 1.67%
Arcata 95521 1.28%
Kneeland 95549 0.95%
Bayside 95524 0.87%
Eureka 95501 0.84%
Rio Dell 95562 0.79%
Scotia 95565 0.78%
The O3 95503 0.71%
Miranda 95553 0.66%
Loleta 95551 0.66%
Hydesville 95547 0.61%
Willow Creek 95573 0.58%
McKinleyville 95519 0.58%
Trinidad 95570 0.57%
Fortuna 95540 0.55%
Garberville 95542 0.43%
Ferndale 95536 0.38%

Data from CalREDIE. Zip codes not listed have experienced five cases or fewer. Zip code populations from the American Community Survey, 2018.


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