Coronavirus in San Diego County

The County of San Diego is working closely with federal and state agencies and the local healthcare community to monitor and test for the COVID-19 virus in the region. For information about coronavirus disease nationwide, visit the CDC website.

County of San Diego Coronavirus Disease Dashboards

 

The table below provides information about positive cases of COVID-19 in San Diego County.

Positive Cases in San Diego County Since February 14, 2020
Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)

Table updated March 4, 2021, with data through March 3, 2021.

COVID-19 Case Summary San Diego County Residents
  Count  % Change From 
Previous Day
Rate per 100,000
Total Cases 261,861 100% +508 7,812.6
Age Groups
0-9 years 14,099 5.4% 3,252.2
10-19 years 28,747 11.0% 6,628.1
20-29 years 57,802 22.1% 10,887.3
30-39 years 46,177 17.6% 9,423.6
40-49 years 37,300 14.3% 9,345.3
50-59 years 35,465 13.6% 8,768.7
60-69 years 22,997 8.8% 6,757.8
70-79 years 10,896 4.2% 5,450.8
80+ years 8,186 3.1% 6,831.4
Age Unknown 192
Gender
Female 134,126 51.6% 8,071.6
Male 125,682 48.4% 7,436.4
Unknown 2,053
Hospitalizations* 13,215 5.0% +36

Intensive Care**

1,603 0.6% +4
Deaths 3,359 1.3% +17

*Known hospitalizations; information is incomplete for many cases under investigation.

**Known admissions to intensive care; intensive care is a subset of hospitalizations, but percentage is of total cases.

Cases, hospitalizations, and deaths are added to this table as information becomes available; this may not be indicative of when the event occurred.

Data are preliminary and subject to change.

 

Weekly COVID-19 Surveillance Reports

  • Summary of Cases Among Persons Experiencing Homelessness (3/3/21)
  • Summary of Variant Cases—A weekly summary of COVID-19 cases caused by a variant strain as determined by whole genome sequencing. Currently, cases caused by the B.1.1.7 strain, also known as the UK strain, have been identified in San Diego County.  The Variant Cases Summary is updated every Wednesday. (3/3/21)
  • COVID-19 Watch—The San Diego County Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) Weekly Surveillance Report is updated every Tuesday. (Data through week ending 2/27/21)