New Mexico health officials today reported 124 new COVID-19 cases, bringing the statewide total so far to 202,821. The health department has designated 188,743 of those cases as recovered.

Bernalillo County had 31 cases, followed by San Juan County with 22 and Doña Ana County with 13. Santa Fe County had four new cases.

The state also announced six additional deaths—four from more than 30 days prior; according to the health department, COVID-related deaths are reported when a death certificate has been issued and some death certificates are delayed due to insufficient information. There have now been 4,263 fatalities.

As of today, 109 people are hospitalized with COVID-19, the lowest number this week, and an 18% decrease from the highest point this week of 133 hospitalizations.*

Currently, 65.2% of New Mexicans have had at least one dose of a COVID-19 vaccine and 55.3% are fully vaccinated. In Santa Fe County, 73.5% have had at least one dose and 62.5% are fully inoculated.

New cases

  • 31 new cases in Bernalillo County
  • 3 new cases in Chaves County
  • 1 new case in Colfax County
  • 2 new cases in Curry County
  • 13 new cases in Doña Ana County
  • 2 new cases in Eddy County
  • 8 new cases in Guadalupe County
  • 4 new cases in McKinley County
  • 4 new cases in Otero County
  • 1 new case in Quay County
  • 7 new cases in Rio Arriba County
  • 1 new case in Roosevelt County
  • 9 new cases in Sandoval County
  • 22 new cases in San Juan County
  • 2 new cases in San Miguel County
  • 4 new cases in Santa Fe County
  • 3 new cases in Socorro County
  • 3 new cases in Torrance County
  • 4 new cases in Valencia County

New fatalities

  • A man in his 70s from Bernalillo County who was hospitalized and had underlying conditions
  • A woman in her 80s from Doña Ana County

Newly reported fatalities more than 30 days old

  • A man in his 30s from Doña Ana County
  • A man in his 70s from Grant County who had underlying conditions and was a resident of the Silver City Care Center in Silver City
  • A woman in her 60s from McKinley County who was hospitalized and had underlying conditions
  • A woman in her 20s from Mora County who 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:

  • The Aristocrat Assisted Living Center in Alamogordo
  • Aztec Healthcare in Aztec
  • Bear Canyon Rehabilitation Center in Albuquerque
  • BeeHive Homes Clovis
  • BeeHive Homes Portales
  • Casa de Oro in Las Cruces
  • Genesis Healthcare Uptown in Albuquerque
  • Genesis Rio Rancho Center
  • Genesis Silver City Care Center in Silver City
  • Good Samaritan Society Grants
  • Good Samaritan Society Las Cruces
  • Homes with a Heart Assisted Living - Raven House in Albuquerque
  • Laguna Rainbow Care Center in Casa Blanca
  • 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
  • Retirement Ranches in Clovis
  • The Rio at Las Estancias in Albuquerque
  • Sierra Health Care Center in Truth or Consequences
  • Sunset Vista Senior Living Center in Silver City
  • The Village at Alameda in Albuquerque
  • Vista Hermosa in Santa Fe

Statewide cases

According to a health department news release, previously reported numbers included one case in San Juan County that has been identified as duplicates, which has been corrected. Three cases previously reported in Doña Ana County has been determined to be among individuals held by federal agencies at the Otero County Processing Center and are now reported as such. One death reported on Feb. 25 of a male in his 30s from McKinley County was not due to COVID infection and has been corrected. Another death reported on Dec. 15 of a male in his 60s from Bernalillo County was not due to COVID infection and has been corrected. County totals are subject to change upon further investigation and determination of residency of individuals positive for COVID-19.

  • Bernalillo County: 58,408
  • Catron County: 95
  • Chaves County: 9,013
  • Cibola County: 2,893
  • Colfax County: 781
  • Curry County: 5,252
  • De Baca County: 172
  • Doña Ana County: 24,865
  • Eddy County: 6,876
  • Grant County: 1,720
  • Guadalupe County: 429
  • Harding County: 12
  • Hidalgo County: 363
  • Lea County: 8,314
  • Lincoln County: 1,740
  • Los Alamos County: 529
  • Luna County: 3,356
  • McKinley County: 12,339
  • Mora County: 171
  • Otero County: 4,027
  • Quay County: 519
  • Rio Arriba County: 3,663
  • Roosevelt County: 2,007
  • Sandoval County: 12,105
  • San Juan County: 15,426
  • San Miguel County: 1,368
  • Santa Fe County: 10,446
  • Sierra County: 778
  • Socorro County: 1,322
  • Taos County: 1,687
  • Torrance County: 826
  • Union County: 254
  • Valencia County: 6,806

Cases among people being held by federal agencies

  • Cibola County Correctional Center: 445
  • Otero County Federal Prison Facility: 446
  • Otero County Processing Center: 225
  • Torrance County Detention Facility: 157

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: 253
  • Lea County Correctional Facility: 762
  • 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: 219
  • Roswell Correctional Center: 229
  • Southern New Mexico Correctional Facility in Doña Ana County: 231
  • 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.