COVID-19 Statistics | September 8, 2020 | Lost coast outpost

Press release from the Humboldt County Joint Information Center:

Twenty-five new cases of COVID-19 have been reported since Friday, bringing a total of 434 county residents who have tested positive for the virus.

Daily, weekly and monthly datasets have been updated. Some highlights include the following:

  • Of the 1,723 residents tested for previous COVID infection, also known as antibody testing, 31 or 1.8 percent tested positive.
  • The time to double the county’s case has improved to 46 days.
  • The confirmed case rate is 320 per 100,000 county residents. The state rate is more than five times that at 1,841 cases per 100,000. The national rate is 1,914 per 100,000 US residents.

Today’s alert level two or level is yellow. Go to to see the county’s alert level assessment tool.

For the most recent COVID-19 information, visit or Local information is available at or by contacting [email protected] during business hours or by calling 707-441-5000.

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