After reviewing data by state and local epidemiologists, the total number of San Luis Obispo County COVID-19 cases was 134.
County officials said some cases between October 2020 and early May 2021 were repeated.
Additionally, the number of patients changed for several geographic areas after district officials said they had received updated patient address information. Most notably, Cal Poly’s university cases increased by 273, while the City of San Luis Obispo cases dropped 291.
Health officials said the change did not affect the county̵7;s current orange state state.
As of May 17, all of San Luis Obispo County’s confirmed COVID-19 cases are now 21,208, with five new cases added Monday.
Health officials said two of the other 67 hospital admissions were now recovering at home, and officials said 20,877 people had been recovered.
San Luis Obispo County, 261 people have died due to the virus.
Details of cases by location:
- Paso Robles – 4,151
- San Luis Obispo – 4,014
- California Men’s Colony (inmates) – 2,380
- Atascadero – 2,028
- Nipomo – 1,567
- Arroyo Grande – 1,490
- Grover Beach – 884
- Ocean – 692.
- Cal Poly (university residents) – 650
- Templeton – 640
- San Miguel – 520
- Bear – 496.
- Morro Bay – 440
- Pismo Beach – 342
- Atascadero State Hospital (patients) – 188
- Cambria – 180
- St. Margaret – 149
- Shandon – 140
- Creston – 89
- Cayucos – 71
- Avila Beach – 30
- San Simeon – 20
- Bradley – 7
The location of 13 additional cases is under investigation and 27 have been identified as “others”, including the community with fewer than five cases. The Department of Public Health did not specify those locations.
The community COVID-19 test site is now open to the public in San Luis Obispo, Paso Robles, Morro Bay and Grover Beach.
Can make an appointment But still can get a walk-in Click here to make an appointment.
All San Luis Obispo County residents aged 12 and over are eligible to register for the COVID-19 vaccine.Click here for information on applying.
For more information on the county’s coronavirus response, visit readyslo.org.