Daily COVID Report / Sept. 24

COVID REPORT: Seventh Humboldt County Death Reported Today; Six New Cases Confirmed, Says Joint Information Center


Press release from the Humboldt County Joint Information Center:

A Humboldt County resident in their 60s has died after being diagnosed with COVID-19. This marks the seventh death related to COVID-19 in the county.  

Humboldt County Health Officer Dr. Teresa Frankovich sent her condolences to the family. “My heart goes out to friends and family members who are mourning this loss,” she said.   

Six new cases of COVID-19 were reported today, bringing to 496 the total number of county residents who have tested positive for the virus. 

Today’s alert level stands at two or level yellow. Visit humboldtgov.org/dashboard to view the county’s Alert Level Assessment tool. 

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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Sept. 24

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

Cases

New Cases

6

Active Cases

17
Case Updates
Testing

Number of Tests

282

% Positive

2.1%

Health Lab Supply

8,300

Last Week
Sept. 14, 2020 – Sept. 21, 2020

So Far

Cases

Total Cases

496

Hospitalizations

30
Acquisition

Contact to Known Case

319

Community Spread

67

Travel

103

Under Investigation

7
Testing

Total Tests

28,200

Demographics
As of Monday, Sept. 21

Age

Average Age

36
Sex

Men

51%

Women

48%
Region

Northern Humboldt

100

Humboldt Bay Area

333

Southern Humboldt

52

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


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