New Mexico health officials reported 137 new COVID-19 cases today, bringing the statewide total to 26,563.

Cases continue to grow in Chaves County with 40 new positive test results, followed most closely by Lea County with 16 and Bernalillo County with 13. Santa Fe County had six new cases. Heat maps from yesterday's COVID-19 news conference show hot spots, indicated by darker shades of red for more cases, with the map on the right indicating roughly the last week's positive tests.

The state also announced two additional deaths from Bernalillo and Lea counties, the latter of which was a woman in her 30s; there have now been 818 fatalities.

As of today, 73 people are hospitalized with COVID-19.*

New cases

  • 13 new cases in Bernalillo County
  • 40 new cases in Chaves County
  • 7 new cases in Curry County
  • 12 new cases in Doña Ana County
  • 4 new cases in Eddy County
  • 1 new case in Grant County
  • 16 new cases in Lea County
  • 4 new cases in Luna County
  • 7 new cases in McKinley County
  • 2 new cases in Otero County
  • 3 new cases in Quay County
  • 2 new cases in Rio Arriba County
  • 6 new cases in Roosevelt County
  • 6 new cases in Sandoval County
  • 3 new cases in San Juan County
  • 6 new cases in Santa Fe County
  • 2 new cases in Taos County
  • 1 new case in Valencia County
  • 2 new cases among individuals held by federal agencies at the Otero County Processing Center

New fatalities

  • A female in her 70s from Bernalillo County who had underlying conditions and was a resident of Brookdale Juan Tabo in Albuquerque
  • A female in her 30s from Lea County who was hospitalized and had underlying conditions.

Congregate facilities

The Department of Health has identified at least one positive COVID-19 case in residents and/or staff in the past 28 days at the following facilities:

  • Adobe Assisted Living in Las Cruces
  • Albuquerque Heights Healthcare and Rehabilitation Center in Albuquerque
  • Aristocrat Assisted Living in Las Cruces
  • Atria Vista del Rio in Albuquerque
  • Avamere at Roswell in Roswell
  • Bear Canyon Rehabilitation Center in Albuquerque
  • Belen Meadows Healthcare and Rehabilitation Center in Belen
  • Bloomfield Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Bloomfield
  • Brookdale Santa Fe
  • Camino Healthcare in Albuquerque
  • Casa del Sol Center in Las Cruces
  • Casa de Oro Center in Las Cruces
  • Casa de Paz Senior Assisted Living in Rio Rancho
  • Casa Maria Health Care Center in Roswell
  • Desert Springs Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Hobbs
  • Fort Bayard Medical Center in Santa Clara
  • Good Life Senior Living in Lovington
  • Good Samaritan Society Las Cruces
  • Good Samaritan Society Socorro
  • Harmony Residential Care in Rio Rancho
  • Heartfelt Manor in Roswell
  • Heritage Assisted Living in Las Cruces
  • Lakeview Christian Home in Carlsbad
  • Las Palomas Center in Albuquerque
  • LifeSpire Assisted Living in Albuquerque
  • Lovington Healthcare in Lovington
  • Mescalero Care Center in Mescalero
  • Mission Arch Center in Roswell
  • New Mexico State Veterans’ Home in Truth or Consequences
  • Pacifica Senior Living in Santa Fe
  • Palmilla Senior Living in Albuquerque
  • Princeton Place in Albuquerque
  • The Rehab Center of Albuquerque in Albuquerque
  • Retirement Ranches in Clovis
  • The Rio at Las Estancias in Albuquerque
  • Sagecrest Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Las Cruces
  • Sandia Ridge Center in Albuquerque
  • San Juan Center in Farmington
  • Silver City Care Center in Silver City
  • Spanish Trails Rehabilitation Suites in Albuquerque
  • Sunny Day Assisted Living in Gallup
  • Sunset Villa Nursing Home in Roswell
  • Village Retirement Community in Roswell
  • Welbrook Senior Living Las Cruces
  • Wheatfields Senior Living in Clovis

Statewide cases

According to a state news release, previously reported numbers included one case in Bernalillo County that was not lab confirmed and two cases in Lea County that have been identified as out-of-state residents; these have been corrected for the county totals, which are subject to change upon further investigation and determination of residency of individuals positive for COVID-19.

  • Bernalillo County: 6,024
  • Catron County: 11
  • Chaves County: 907
  • Cibola County: 400
  • Colfax County: 23
  • Curry County: 722
  • De Baca County: 1
  • Doña Ana County: 3,001
  • Eddy County: 613
  • Grant County: 98
  • Guadalupe County: 32
  • Harding County: 2
  • Hidalgo County: 98
  • Lea County: 1,239
  • Lincoln County: 176
  • Los Alamos County: 29
  • Luna County: 354
  • McKinley County: 4,259
  • Mora County: 6
  • Otero County: 231
  • Quay County: 69
  • Rio Arriba County: 371
  • Roosevelt County: 225
  • Sandoval County: 1,277
  • San Juan County: 3,230
  • San Miguel County: 89
  • Santa Fe County: 888
  • Sierra County: 38
  • Socorro County: 78
  • Taos County: 124
  • Torrance County: 63
  • Union County: 31
  • Valencia County: 529

Cases among people being held by federal agencies

  • Cibola County Correctional Center: 324
  • Otero County Prison Facility: 281
  • Otero County Processing Center: 161
  • Torrance County Detention Facility: 44

Cases among people being held by the New Mexico Department of Corrections

  • Central New Mexico Correctional Facility in Valencia County: 31
  • Lea County Correctional Facility: 4
  • Northeast New Mexico Correctional Facility in Union County: 1
  • Northwest New Mexico Correctional Center in Cibola County: 1
  • Otero County Prison Facility: 473
  • Penitentiary of New Mexico in Santa Fe County: 1
  • Western New Mexico Correctional Facility in Cibola County: 4

*Per the health department, hospitalization figures include people who were tested elsewhere but are hospitalized in New Mexico, but don't include people who were tested here but are hospitalized out of state.