Daily COVID Report / May 3

COVID REPORT: Thirty-Three (33) New Cases Confirmed Since Friday; 17 Hospitalizations in the Past Week, Including a Child


Press release from the Humboldt County Joint Information Center:

Thirty-three additional cases of COVID-19 have been reported in Humboldt County since the most recent report on Friday. A total of 3,885 county residents have tested positive for the virus. 

A COVID-19 vaccination clinic is scheduled this Thursday from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Rio Dell Volunteer Fire Department located at 50 Center St. This is Public Health’s only mass-vaccination clinic scheduled this week for county residents who have not received any dose of vaccine. Sign up in advance at MyTurn.ca.gov

The daily, weekly and monthly datasets on the Humboldt County Data Dashboard have been updated. Some highlights include:

  • The county’s confirmed case rate is 2,842 per 100,000 residents, which is less than one-third of the state and national rates of 9,222 and 9,829 respectively.
  • Locals in the 20-29 age group represent 23.3% of cases, the highest number of any age group.
  • The county is reporting 17 hospitalizations related to COVID-19 since last Monday’s report. Nine of those are people under the age of 60, including a child between the ages of 10 and 19. 

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. 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
Vaccine Finder: VaccineFinder.org
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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May 3

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

Cases

New Cases

33

Active Cases

211
Case Updates
Testing

Number of Tests

625

% Positive

5.3%

Health Lab Supply

9,750

So Far

Cases

Total Cases

3,885

Hospitalizations

164
Acquisition

Contact to Known Case

2,323

Community Spread

913

Travel

347

Unknown Acquisition

207

Under Investigation

74
Testing

Total Tests

87,892

Demographics
As of Monday, May 3

Age

Average Age

36
Sex

Men

48%

Women

52%
Region

Northern Humboldt

794

Humboldt Bay Area

2735

Southern Humboldt

335
By Zip Code
Town Zip Total cases
Eureka 95501 788
Arcata 95521 646
The O3 95503 643
Fortuna 95540 449
McKinleyville 95519 408
Hoopa 95546 265
Rio Dell 95562 110
Redway 95560 65
Ferndale 95536 50
Loleta 95551 47
Bayside 95524 45
Garberville 95542 45
Blue Lake 95525 39
Trinidad 95570 38
Hydesville 95547 35
Willow Creek 95573 30
Scotia 95565 28
Kneeland 95549 20
Miranda 95553 17
Carlotta 95528 15
Samoa 95564 12
Myers Flat 95554 12
Orleans 95556 11
Whitethorn 95589 7
Weott 95571 7
Redcrest 95569 7
Fields Landing 95537 7
Honeydew 95545 6
Alderpoint 95511 6
Per Capita
Town Zip Cases per capita
Hoopa 95546 7.03%
Honeydew 95545 5.94%
Redway 95560 4.43%
Myers Flat 95554 4.18%
Scotia 95565 3.63%
Hydesville 95547 3.58%
Loleta 95551 3.42%
Eureka 95501 3.36%
Rio Dell 95562 3.21%
Fortuna 95540 3.14%
Arcata 95521 3.01%
Samoa 95564 2.78%
Blue Lake 95525 2.72%
Bayside 95524 2.61%
Weott 95571 2.58%
The O3 95503 2.52%
Redcrest 95569 2.37%
Garberville 95542 2.17%
Fields Landing 95537 2.15%
McKinleyville 95519 2.14%
Alderpoint 95511 2.07%
Willow Creek 95573 1.93%
Kneeland 95549 1.9%
Miranda 95553 1.86%
Orleans 95556 1.75%
Ferndale 95536 1.73%
Trinidad 95570 1.67%
Carlotta 95528 1.0%
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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