Daily COVID Report / Oct. 19, 2020

COVID REPORT: Local Person in Their 30s Becomes County’s Ninth COVID Death; Ten New Cases Confirmed Since Friday


Press release from the Humboldt County Joint Information Center:

A Humboldt County resident in their 30s who tested positive for COVID-19 has died.

Humboldt County Health Officer Dr. Teresa Frankovich expressed her sympathies to this individual’s family and friends. “To those who have been impacted by this loss, our thoughts are with you,” she said. 

Ten new cases of COVID-19 have been reported since Friday, bringing to 554 the total number of confirmed cases in Humboldt County.  

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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Oct. 19, 2020

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

Cases

New Cases

10

Active Cases

20
Case Updates
Testing

Number of Tests

648

% Positive

1.5%

Health Lab Supply

8,700

So Far

Cases

Total Cases

554

Hospitalizations

35
Acquisition

Contact to Known Case

356

Community Spread

74

Travel

115

Under Investigation

9
Testing

Total Tests

33,092

Demographics
As of Monday, Oct. 19, 2020

Age

Average Age

36
Sex

Men

51%

Women

47%
Region

Northern Humboldt

111

Humboldt Bay Area

354

Southern Humboldt

69
By Zip Code
Town Zip Total cases
Eureka 95501 123
Arcata 95521 109
The O3 95503 68
Fortuna 95540 48
McKinleyville 95519 46
Hoopa 95546 40
Redway 95560 24
Rio Dell 95562 17
Willow Creek 95573 16
Garberville 95542 10
Scotia 95565 8
Kneeland 95549 8
Trinidad 95570 7
Loleta 95551 7
Per Capita
Town Zip Cases per capita
Redway 95560 1.64%
Hoopa 95546 1.06%
Scotia 95565 1.04%
Willow Creek 95573 1.03%
Kneeland 95549 0.76%
Eureka 95501 0.52%
Loleta 95551 0.51%
Arcata 95521 0.51%
Rio Dell 95562 0.5%
Garberville 95542 0.48%
Fortuna 95540 0.34%
Trinidad 95570 0.31%
The O3 95503 0.27%
McKinleyville 95519 0.24%

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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