broken clouds


Laguna Beach

 Volume 12, Issue 44  |  June 2, 2020

4,941 reported cases of COVID-19 in OC to date, 30 deaths in last three days

Numbers released by the OC Health Agency today, May 22, reflect that there have been 4,941 reported cases of COVID-19 in Orange County to date, including 108 new cases reported today. 

Sadly, the County reports that 118 people have died due to COVID-19, including six deaths reported today, 14 deaths yesterday, and 10 deaths the day before. 230 individuals are currently hospitalized with COVID-19; 95 are currently in ICU.

Laguna Beach has a cumulative case count of 44 cases to date, a per capita rate of 1.884 cases per thousand residents. 

Los Alamitos, with a population of 11,721 and 63 reported cases to date, has the highest per capita rate in OC, 5.375 cases per thousand residents.

Newport Beach has had 137 reported cases to date. Irvine has had 166 reported cases to date. Dana Point has had 26 reported cases to date.

Anaheim has had 770 reported cases to date, a net increase of 12 cases today. Santa Ana has had 885 reported cases to date, a net increase of 27 today.

The County reports 368 cases to date in its “Other” category, which includes the aggregate case count of the unincorporated areas of the county that have less than five cases, plus cases incarcerated in Orange County jails.

The County Public Health lab and reporting commercial labs have conducted 93,906 tests as of today, with a 5.3 percent positive rate.

The County is not releasing data on the number of individuals who have tested negative following a positive test at this time.

For more information, visit

Numbers are updated daily by Stu News Laguna.

4,941 reported cases 1

4,941 reported cases 2

4,941 reported cases 3

4,941 reported cases 4

Click on photos for larger images

Courtesy of OC Health Care Agency

Orange County COVID-19 case data, as of May 22;

Click here to visit page that is updated daily


Shaena Stabler is the Owner, Publisher & Editor.

Dianne Russell is our Associate Editor & Writer.

Michael Sterling is our Webmaster & Designer.

Mary Hurlbut is our Chief Photographer.

Alexis Amaradio, Barbara Diamond, Dennis McTighe, Diane Armitage, Marrie Stone, Maggi Henrikson, Samantha Washer, and Suzie Harrison are our writers and/or columnists. Scott Brashier is our photographer.

Stacia Stabler is our Social Media Manager & Writer.

We all love Laguna and we love what we do.

Email: [email protected] for questions about advertising


Email: [email protected] with news releases, letters, etc.


© 2020 Stu News Laguna - All Rights Reserved.