Daily COVID Report / Oct. 26

COVID REPORT: Tenth Local Resident Dies After Contracting Virus; Five New Cases Confirmed Since Friday


Press release from the Humboldt County Joint Information Center:

A tenth Humboldt County resident has died after testing positive for COVID-19.  

The individual was in their 80s at the time of death. Humboldt County Health Officer Dr. Teresa Frankovich said, “We extend our condolences to their family and friends for this loss.” 

Five new cases have been reported since Friday, bringing to 567 the total number of county residents who have tested positive for the virus.  

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. 26

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

Cases

New Cases

5

Active Cases

16
Case Updates
Testing

Number of Tests

588

% Positive

0.9%

Health Lab Supply

9,000

So Far

Cases

Total Cases

567

Hospitalizations

36
Acquisition

Contact to Known Case

365

Community Spread

77

Travel

122

Under Investigation

3
Testing

Total Tests

34,557

Demographics
As of Monday, Oct. 26

Age

Average Age

36
Sex

Men

51%

Women

48%
Region

Northern Humboldt

116

Humboldt Bay Area

377

Southern Humboldt

74
By Zip Code
Town Zip Total cases
Eureka 95501 122
Arcata 95521 113
The O3 95503 70
Hoopa 95546 49
Fortuna 95540 48
McKinleyville 95519 47
Redway 95560 25
Rio Dell 95562 17
Willow Creek 95573 12
Garberville 95542 10
Kneeland 95549 8
Trinidad 95570 7
Loleta 95551 7
Scotia 95565 7
Myers Flat 95554 6
Per Capita
Town Zip Cases per capita
Myers Flat 95554 2.09%
Redway 95560 1.71%
Hoopa 95546 1.3%
Scotia 95565 0.91%
Willow Creek 95573 0.77%
Kneeland 95549 0.76%
Arcata 95521 0.53%
Eureka 95501 0.52%
Loleta 95551 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 0.25%

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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