COVID-19 Statistics | Aug. 4, 2020 – Lost Coast Outpost

Press release from the Humboldt County Joint Information Center:

The total number of Humboldt County residents confirmed to have contracted COVID-19 now stands at 245, after nine new cases were reported today.

Of the 245 cases, 126 people contracted the virus through contact with another known case, 67 acquired it through out-of-area travel and 34 were a result of community transmission. Eighteen cases remain under investigation.

Today’s alert level stands at three or level orange. Visit to view the county’s Alert Level Assessment tool.

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

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