Daily COVID Report / April 15

COVID REPORT: One New Death, Seven New Cases Confirmed; Walk-In Vaccinations Available Friday, Sunday


Press release from the Humboldt County Joint Information Center:

One Death, 7 New Cases Reported Today 

A Humboldt County resident has died after testing positive for COVID-19, and seven new cases of the virus were reported today. A total of 3,579 county residents have tested positive for the virus.  

The individual who died was in their 70s. Humboldt County Public Health and emergency response staff offer their condolences to the person’s friends, loved ones and care providers and to all who have lost loved ones to the virus. 

Walk-In Vaccination Available Friday and Sunday

Humboldt County Public Health and its health care partners are announcing walk-in vaccination clinic hours from 4 to 7 p.m. on Friday, April 16, and Sunday, April 18 at the Arcata Community Center located at 321 Dr. M.L.K., Jr. Pkwy. in Arcata. Those interested can register onsite to receive the Pfizer vaccine. Please note that openings are first-come, first-served, and vaccine supply could run out. Minors can receive only the Pfizer vaccine and must have proof of age and be accompanied by a parent or guardian. 

Appointments for other Pfizer clinics are available this weekend through MyTurn.ca.gov, and all county residents age 16 and over can register. 

Johnson & Johnson Vaccine Still on Hold

The pause in administration of the Johnson & Johnson vaccine is set to continue for a week while the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices reviews additional information about six cases of a rare but serious blood clot that developed within six to 13 days after receiving the one-dose vaccine.  

View the Humboldt County Data Dashboard online at humboldtgov.org/dashboard, or go to humboldtgov.org/DashboardArchives to download today’s data. 

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

Some Safeway, CVS Pharmacy, Rite Aid, Walgreen’s and Walmart locations are offering COVID-19 vaccination appointments. Learn who is eligible for vaccination and see if there are appointments available at one of these locations by clicking on the links below.

Safeway: mhealthappointments.com/covidappt
CVS Pharmacy: cvs.com/immunizations/covid-19-vaccine?icid=cvs-home-hero1-link2-coronavirus-vaccine
Rite Aid: https://www.riteaid.com/covid-19
Walgreen’s: walgreens.com/findcare/vaccination/covid-19
Walmart: walmart.com/cp/1228302 

Sign up for COVID-19 vaccination: MyTurn.ca.gov
Local COVID-19 vaccine information: humboldtgov.org/VaccineInfo
Humboldt County COVID-19 Data Dashboard: humboldtgov.org/Dashboard
Follow us on Facebook: @HumCoCOVID19
Instagram: @HumCoCOVID19
Twitter: @HumCoCOVID19
Humboldt Health Alert: humboldtgov.org/HumboldtHealthAlert  

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April 15

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

Cases

New Cases

7

Active Cases

84
Case Updates
Testing

Number of Tests

240

% Positive

2.9%

Health Lab Supply

7,350

So Far

Cases

Total Cases

3,579

Hospitalizations

137
Acquisition

Contact to Known Case

2,164

Community Spread

857

Travel

340

Under Investigation

22
Testing

Total Tests

84,300

Demographics
As of Monday, April 12

Age

Average Age

36
Sex

Men

48%

Women

52%
Region

Northern Humboldt

749

Humboldt Bay Area

2484

Southern Humboldt

305
By Zip Code
Town Zip Total cases
Eureka 95501 695
Arcata 95521 605
The O3 95503 566
Fortuna 95540 418
McKinleyville 95519 377
Hoopa 95546 256
Rio Dell 95562 90
Redway 95560 64
Ferndale 95536 48
Loleta 95551 44
Bayside 95524 40
Garberville 95542 40
Trinidad 95570 38
Blue Lake 95525 37
Hydesville 95547 32
Willow Creek 95573 29
Scotia 95565 26
Miranda 95553 17
Carlotta 95528 13
Myers Flat 95554 12
Orleans 95556 11
Samoa 95564 9
Whitethorn 95589 7
Weott 95571 7
Redcrest 95569 7
Honeydew 95545 6
Fields Landing 95537 6
Alderpoint 95511 6
Per Capita
Town Zip Cases per capita
Hoopa 95546 6.79%
Honeydew 95545 5.94%
Redway 95560 4.37%
Myers Flat 95554 4.18%
Scotia 95565 3.37%
Hydesville 95547 3.27%
Loleta 95551 3.2%
Eureka 95501 2.96%
Fortuna 95540 2.92%
Arcata 95521 2.82%
Rio Dell 95562 2.63%
Weott 95571 2.58%
Blue Lake 95525 2.58%
Redcrest 95569 2.37%
Bayside 95524 2.32%
The O3 95503 2.22%
Samoa 95564 2.08%
Alderpoint 95511 2.07%
McKinleyville 95519 1.97%
Garberville 95542 1.93%
Willow Creek 95573 1.87%
Miranda 95553 1.86%
Fields Landing 95537 1.85%
Orleans 95556 1.75%
Trinidad 95570 1.67%
Ferndale 95536 1.66%
Carlotta 95528 0.87%
Whitethorn 95589 0.71%

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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