San Luis Obispo County reported 55 new cases of COVID-19 on Friday, bringing the county's total to 1,213 confirmed cases as of July 17.
Eleven people are hospitalized, including five patients who are in the ICU.
Another 411 people are recovering at home and 737 people have recovered.
Recovery information on 48 patients is listed as "unknown."
San Luis Obispo County has had six deaths attributed to COVID-19.
COVID-19 tests are currently available to the public in Grover Beach and San Luis Obispo.
A pop-up testing clinic will be open in Paso Robles from Monday, July 20, through Thursday, July 23. It will move to Morro Bay the following week.
Appointments are required at all locations. Click here to schedule an appointment.
Health officials say 425 cases, or about 35% of the county's total, are the result of the patient having direct contact with a person who tested positive for the virus; 356 cases are attributed to community spread; and, 120 cases are the result of travel outside the county. Another 312 cases are still under investigation.
Breakdown of cases by location:
- Paso Robles - 288
- San Luis Obispo - 188
- Nipomo - 166
- Atascadero - 124
- Arroyo Grande - 112
- Grover Beach - 55
- Templeton - 46
- San Miguel - 43
- Pismo Beach - 36
- Oceano - 26
- Los Osos - 26
- Morro Bay - 16
- California Men's Colony inmates - 11
- Cambria - 11
- Santa Margarita - 10
- Cayucos - 8
- Shandon - 7
- Avila Beach - 6
An additional 20 cases are in communities with fewer than five cases, and the Public Health Department is not identifying those locations. The location of 14 cases is listed as "unknown."
For more information on the county's COVID-19 response, visit readyslo.org.