Monday, October 26, 2020

San Diego County & Coronado COVID-19 Update Oct. 5, 2020

State Metrics Monitoring information. Prepared by County of San Diego, Emergency Operations Center, 10/5/2020

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Under the new state monitoring metrics, San Diego County remains in Tier 2, also referred to as the Red Tier. The county’s state-calculated, adjusted case rate is 6.7. The testing positivity percentage is 3.5%. The California Department of Public Health assesses counties on a weekly basis, with the next report scheduled for Tuesday, Oct. 6.


  • Coronado cumulative positive cases since March, by city of residence, is 191 as of October 4. Broken down by zip code, 92118 residential area shows 147, and 92135 North Island Naval area remains at 40 as it has since mid-September. It is unclear in what zip code the additional four are recorded.
  • San Diego County’s Breakdown by Region data was last released on September 29 with data through September 26. Data for the South Region, which includes Coronado, is below:

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Originally from upstate New York, Dani Schwartz has lived in Coronado since 1996. She is thrilled to call Coronado home and raise her two children here. In her free time enjoys hitting the gym, reading, and walking her dog around the “island.”Have news to share? Send tips, story ideas or letters to the editor to:


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