New Mexico health officials today reported 685 new COVID-19 cases over the three-day reporting period of May 1-3. Those cases bring the statewide total so far 198,372; the health department has designated 183,656 of those cases as recovered.

Bernalillo County had 228 new cases, followed by San Juan County with 119 and Doña Ana County with 54. Santa Fe County had 30 new cases.

The state also announced six additional deaths; there have now been 4,073 fatalities.

As of today, 132 people are hospitalized with COVID-19—13 fewer than Friday.*

Currently, 58.5% of New Mexicans have had at least one dose of a COVID-19 vaccine and 44.5% are fully vaccinated. In Santa Fe County, more than half of residents are now fully vaccinated: 50.1%, to be exact. And 69.2% have had at least one dose.

New cases

  • 228 new cases in Bernalillo County
  • 14 new cases in Chaves County
  • 4 new cases in Cibola County
  • 4 new cases in Colfax County
  • 7 new cases in Curry County
  • 54 new cases in Doña Ana County
  • 16 new cases in Eddy County
  • 5 new cases in Grant County
  • 2 new cases in Guadalupe County
  • 4 new cases in Lea County
  • 7 new cases in Lincoln County
  • 1 new case in Los Alamos County
  • 8 new cases in Luna County
  • 7 new cases in McKinley County
  • 43 new cases in Otero County
  • 7 new cases in Quay County
  • 9 new cases in Rio Arriba County
  • 27 new cases in Roosevelt County
  • 40 new cases in Sandoval County
  • 119 new cases in San Juan County
  • 4 new cases in San Miguel County
  • 30 new cases in Santa Fe County
  • 3 new cases in Sierra County
  • 1 new case in Socorro County
  • 3 new cases in Taos County
  • 37 new cases in Valencia County
  • 1 new case among New Mexico Corrections Department inmates at the Northwest New Mexico Correctional Center in Cibola County

New fatalities

  • A female in her 80s from Bernalillo County who was hospitalized and had underlying conditions
  • A second female in her 80s from Bernalillo County who had underlying conditions and was a resident of the South Valley Care Center in Albuquerque
  • A female in her 60s from Colfax County who was hospitalized, had underlying conditions and was a resident of the Raton Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Raton
  • A male in his 50s from Lea County who had underlying conditions
  • A male in his 70s from Rio Arriba County who had underlying conditions
  • A female in her 60s from Valencia 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:

  • Albuquerque Heights Healthcare and Rehabilitation Center
  • Bear Canyon Rehabilitation Center in Albuquerque
  • Belen Meadows Healthcare and Rehabilitation Center in Belen
  • Brookdale Santa Fe
  • Brookdale Valencia in Albuquerque
  • Canyon Transitional Rehabilitation Center in Albuquerque
  • Desert Peaks Assisting Living and Memory Care in Las Cruces
  • Genesis Healthcare Uptown in Albuquerque
  • Genesis Silver City Care Center in Silver City
  • Good Samaritan Society – Betty Dare in Alamogordo
  • Lakeview Christian Home in Carlsbad
  • The Meadows Home at the New Mexico Behavioral Health Institute in Las Vegas
  • New Mexico State Veterans Home in Truth or Consequences
  • Princeton Place in Albuquerque
  • The Rehabilitation Center of Albuquerque
  • The Rio at Las Estancias in Albuquerque
  • Sunset Vista Senior Living Center in Silver City
  • Welbrook Senior Living in Las Cruces
  • White Sands Healthcare in Hobbs

Statewide cases

According to a health department news release, previously reported numbers included 41 cases that have been identified as duplicates (three in Bernalillo County, three in Chaves County, three in Cibola County, eight in Doña Ana County, six in Lea County, five in Otero County, eight in San Juan County, four in Sandoval County and one at the Cibola County Correctional Center) and five cases that were not lab confirmed (three in Bernalillo County, one in Doña Ana County and one at the Lea County Correctional Facility)—these have now been corrected from the statewide totals. County totals are subject to change upon further investigation and determination of residency of individuals positive for COVID-19.

  • Bernalillo County: 57,121
  • Catron County: 92
  • Chaves County: 8,928
  • Cibola County: 2,862
  • Colfax County: 754
  • Curry County: 5,116
  • De Baca County: 146
  • Doña Ana County: 24,634
  • Eddy County: 6,817
  • Grant County: 1,701
  • Guadalupe County: 380
  • Harding County: 10
  • Hidalgo County: 361
  • Lea County: 8,270
  • Lincoln County: 1,669
  • Los Alamos County: 519
  • Luna County: 3,316
  • McKinley County: 12,238
  • Mora County: 170
  • Otero County: 3,829
  • Quay County: 459
  • Rio Arriba County: 3,592
  • Roosevelt County: 1,921
  • Sandoval County: 11,892
  • San Juan County: 14,625
  • San Miguel County: 1,346
  • Santa Fe County: 10,133
  • Sierra County: 749
  • Socorro County: 1,310
  • Taos County: 1,659
  • Torrance County: 720
  • Union County: 250
  • Valencia County: 6,669

Cases among people being held by federal agencies

  • Cibola County Correctional Center: 445
  • Otero County Federal Prison Facility: 444
  • Otero County Processing Center: 198
  • Torrance County Detention Facility: 47

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

  • Central New Mexico Correctional Facility in Valencia County: 298
  • Guadalupe County Correctional Facility: 251
  • Lea County Correctional Facility: 761
  • Northeast New Mexico Correctional Facility in Union County: 167
  • Northwest New Mexico Correctional Center in Cibola County: 128
  • Otero County Prison Facility: 473
  • Penitentiary of New Mexico in Santa Fe County: 218
  • Roswell Correctional Center: 229
  • Southern New Mexico Correctional Facility in Doña Ana County: 229
  • Springer Correctional Center in Colfax County: 151
  • Western New Mexico Correctional Facility in Cibola County: 75

*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.