COVID-19 Infections Continue Slow Rise in West Hollywood


The number of confirmed COVID-19 infections in West Hollywood today increased by two to a total of 139.

The Los Angeles County Department of Public Health reported 691 new confirmed COVID-19 infections, bringing the total to 24,894. There have been 38 new deaths, bringing that total to 1,209. Two West Hollywood residents have died thus far.

Twenty-eight people who died were over the age of 65, seven people who died were between the ages of 41 and 65, and one person who died was between the ages of 18 and 40. Twenty-eight people had underlying health conditions including 23 people over the age of 65 and one person between the ages of 18 and 40.

Beverly Hills saw two new infections, bringing its total to 110. The number of infections in Culver City also increased by one, to a total of 67. The Hollywood neighborhood saw a 22.5% increase with 36 infections, bringing its total to 196 so far. The number of confirmed infections in the Melrose neighborhood increased by 11 to a total of 363.

In its announcement of the latest count of confirmed infections, the Health Department said that as it plans to relax some of the previsions of the Safer at Home Order, businesses and residents will need to continue to observe and practice physical distancing requirements and take infection control precautions. “Increased interactions between LA County residents and workers can increase the risk and rate of transmission of COVID-19 within the community. Health Officer orders and directives will still continue to ensure it is safe for as many people to be able to work as possible while still slowing the spread of COVID-19 to prevent an overwhelming surge of COVID-19 cases at healthcare facilities.”

The Health Department announcement included an update by  the federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on its guidance on how long people who are positive for COVID-19 should self-isolate. New evidence suggests it may take longer for the virus to shed, which means that an infected person may be able to infect other people for a longer period of time than was initially thought.


People who are positive or presumed positive for COVID-19 should now self-isolate for 10 days and 72 hours after fever and symptoms subside. This means you must stay home until your fever has resolved without the use of fever-reducing medications and there is improvement in your respiratory symptoms (e.g., cough, shortness of breath) for at least 3 days (72 hours) after recovery, and at least 10 days have passed since your symptoms first appeared or you were tested. If you have been in close contact with a person who has tested positive for COVID-19 or is presumed to be infected with COVID-19, you must quarantine for 14 days from your last contact with that individual. If you begin experiencing symptoms, you must self-isolate for 10 days and 72 hours after fever and symptoms subside. Individuals who are elderly or who have underlying health conditions may be at higher risk of serious illness and should contact their doctor as soon as they are sick.

The best protection against COVID-19 is to wash your hands frequently, avoid touching your eyes, nose, and mouth with unwashed hands, self-isolate if you are sick, practice physical distancing (especially by staying at home) and wear a clean face covering when in contact with others from outside your household.

Essential businesses must provide a cloth face covering for all employees to wear while performing duties that involve contact with other employees and or the public and to post physical distancing plans. The public is required to wear a face covering to enter essential businesses as well. Beaches, trails and trailheads and non-essential businesses remain closed, and all public and private gatherings of any number of people occurring outside a single household or living unit remain prohibited.

Residents with questions about the COVID-19 pandemic and who are looking for resources to deal with it can find answers on the City of West Hollywood’s  website.  Here is a list of links to sections about particular issues:

Below is a list of cities and neighborhoods in Los Angeles County with the number of confirmed COVID-19 infections in each.  They are ranked by the number of infections per 100,000 people, which is a measure of the density of infections.

Unincorporated – West LA202100.84
Unincorporated – Saugus31935.48
Unincorporated – Val Verde401208.82
Los Angeles – Little Armenia931158.88
Unincorporated – Santa Catalina Island2749.06
Los Angeles – San Pedro578740.66
Los Angeles – Vermont Square50653
Los Angeles – Pico-Union250597.49
Los Angeles – Crestview65571.78
Los Angeles – Valley Village125505.66
Los Angeles – Sunland100490
Los Angeles – Carthay69480.4
City of Vernon1478.47
Los Angeles – Reseda Ranch22474.55
Los Angeles – Historic Filipinotown65468.64
Los Angeles – Melrose363467.21
Los Angeles – Victoria Park38452.43
Los Angeles – East Hollywood132450.71
Los Angeles – West Adams123445.17
Los Angeles – Westlake264444.78
Los Angeles – Canoga Park287439.58
Los Angeles – Country Club Park66435.56
Los Angeles – Lakeview Terrace56426.41
Los Angeles – Sylmar347421.13
Los Angeles – Temple-Beaudry166420.44
Los Angeles – Panorama City315418.6
Los Angeles – West Vernon216402.65
Los Angeles – Vernon Central208400.02
City of San Fernando97394.12
Los Angeles – Hancock Park66387.35
City of West Hollywood139376.17
Unincorporated – Rancho Dominguez10375.8
City of Bell135371.57
Los Angeles – St Elmo Village17370.86
Los Angeles – Pacoima279362.44
Los Angeles – Angelino Heights9359.71
Unincorporated – Palmdale3356.29
Los Angeles – Adams-Normandie29353.57
Los Angeles – Glassell Park111351.22
Los Angeles – Harvard Park133350.6
City of South Pasadena91349.29
Los Angeles – Longwood15348.51
Los Angeles – Crenshaw District48347.1
Los Angeles – Wholesale District125345.98
Los Angeles – Bel Air29344.05
Los Angeles – Central134343.66
Los Angeles – Van Nuys320343.37
Los Angeles – Vermont Knolls59343.02
Los Angeles – South Park130342.46
Los Angeles – Harvard Heights61338.23
Los Angeles – Arleta116337.5
Unincorporated – Florence-Firestone216333.82
City of Duarte72327.03
Unincorporated – Canyon Country25323.5
Los Angeles – Mission Hills78323.33
Los Angeles – University Park88320.51
City of Cudahy78320.37
City of Beverly Hills110318.66
Los Angeles – Winnetka165318.62
Unincorporated – East Los Angeles398317.72
Los Angeles – Palms139316.79
Unincorporated – Rosewood4311.04
Los Angeles – Exposition Park138307.23
Los Angeles – Lafayette Square14307.08
Los Angeles – Valley Glen91303.17
City of Inglewood341300.22
Unincorporated – Rosewood/West Rancho Dominguez10297.53
Los Angeles – Vermont Vista122296.22
City of Glendale610295.41
Los Angeles – Florence-Firestone140295.08
Los Angeles11908294.42
Unincorporated – West Carson65294.3
Los Angeles – Reseda225293.67
Los Angeles – Green Meadows63292.96
Unincorporated – Walnut Park47291.15
City of Pico Rivera186289.34
Unincorporated – La Rambla6289.16
Los Angeles – Gramercy Place31288
Los Angeles – Century Palms/Cove97287.27
Los Angeles – Hollywood196287.16
Los Angeles – Cadillac-Corning20280.86
Los Angeles – Koreatown145280.5
Los Angeles – North Hills172279.33
City of Lynwood199276.21
City of Palos Verdes Estates37273.63
Los Angeles – Chatsworth101272.52
Los Angeles – Little Bangladesh76268.14
Los Angeles – Cloverdale/Cochran39267.99
Los Angeles – Silverlake118267.68
City of South Gate261265.91
City of Huntington Park158265.62
City of Palmdale422265.46
Los Angeles – Sun Valley138262.94
City of Carson245261.07
City of Gardena160260.97
Los Angeles – Jefferson Park21260.13
Los Angeles – Mid-city39259.48
Los Angeles – Tujunga72258.9
Los Angeles – Downtown71258.12
Los Angeles – Alsace32257.13
Los Angeles – Beverly Crest32255.49
City of Paramount143255.25
Los Angeles – Boyle Heights220253.21
City of Bell Gardens109253.07
Los Angeles – North Hollywood382252.28
Los Angeles – Northridge176252.16
Los Angeles – Beverlywood33250.51
Unincorporated – North Lancaster3250.42
City of Maywood70249.56
Los Angeles – Tarzana77249.38
Los Angeles – Hyde Park71248.76
Los Angeles – Watts105246.05
Unincorporated – Athens Village12245.05
Unincorporated – Athens-Westmont104245.04
Unincorporated – Twin Lakes/Oat Mountain4241.25
Los Angeles – Lincoln Heights78239.29
Los Angeles – Wilshire Center120239.19
Los Angeles – Elysian Valley24235.96
City of Burbank252235.12
Los Angeles – Eagle Rock93234.91
Los Angeles – Century City30234.52
Los Angeles – El Sereno98234.4
Unincorporated – View Park/Windsor Hills27232.06
Los Angeles – Atwater Village34231.83
City of Malibu30231.46
Los Angeles – Figueroa Park Square20229.33
City of Industry1228.83
Los Angeles – Lake Balboa96227.46
Los Angeles – South Carthay24226.52
City of Hawthorne201226.38
Los Angeles – Wellington Square11223.8
City of Montebello144223.69
Los Angeles – Leimert Park33216.61
City of Compton216216.21
Los Angeles – Mt. Washington52215.37
Los Angeles – Hollywood Hills63214.04
Unincorporated – Lennox48212.94
Unincorporated – Ladera Heights15212.13
Los Angeles – Granada Hills123211.37
Los Angeles – Brentwood65209.98
Unincorporated – Quartz Hill27209.21
Los Angeles – Baldwin Hills65208.84
Los Angeles – Marina Peninsula9206.42
Unincorporated – Monrovia8206.13
Los Angeles – Studio City46204.99
Los Angeles – University Hills7204.14
City of Downey233203.92
Unincorporated – Duarte9203.25
Los Angeles – Shadow Hills9202.61
Unincorporated – Bassett30202.47
City of Lancaster326201.77
Los Angeles – Miracle Mile36200.17
Los Angeles – Highland Park95196.32
Los Angeles – Cheviot Hills18196.27
City of Covina95193.75
Unincorporated – Avocado Heights13191.88
Los Angeles – View Heights7189.5
Los Angeles – Reynier Village8189.21
Los Angeles – Encino85188.17
City of Norwalk201186.76
City of Torrance277185.57
City of Manhattan Beach66183.34
Unincorporated – West Puente Valley18183.02
Los Angeles – Rancho Park12182.93
Los Angeles – Playa Vista20182.7
Unincorporated – Lake Manor3182.59
Unincorporated – Del Aire8182.11
City of Santa Monica168181.73
City of Bellflower139178.81
Los Angeles – Pacific Palisades38178.48
City of Santa Clarita387175.57
City of Lawndale59175.52
City of La Canada Flintridge36173.97
Los Angeles – Wilmington98173.49
Los Angeles – Harbor City50172
Los Angeles – Del Rey51170.36
Unincorporated – Littlerock/Pearblossom6168.11
City of Culver City67168.07
Los Angeles – Harbor Gateway73167.43
City of Lomita34164.02
Los Angeles – Woodland Hills111163.1
Unincorporated – Valencia5162.76
Los Angeles – Toluca Woods3161.46
City of El Segundo27160.85
Unincorporated – Altadena70160.48
Unincorporated – Willowbrook56160.4
City of Rolling Hills Estates13160.24
Unincorporated – Hawthorne4159.11
Unincorporated – Whittier6158.56
Los Angeles – Elysian Park9157.56
Los Angeles – Porter Ranch56157.36
City of Redondo Beach108157.21
Los Angeles – West Los Angeles59156.76
City of Calabasas38156.23
Los Angeles – Sycamore Square1154.56
Los Angeles – Toluca Terrace2153.14
Los Angeles – Los Feliz33152.72
Los Angeles – Manchester Square13152.3
Unincorporated – Glendora1151.52
Unincorporated – East La Mirada8151.17
Los Angeles – Exposition5150.33
Unincorporated – East Rancho Dominguez23150.25
Los Angeles – Sherman Oaks131150.14
Unincorporated – Littlerock6149.22
City of Agoura Hills31148.45
Unincorporated – West Rancho Dominguez2147.17
City of Santa Fe Springs27147.03
Los Angeles – Venice49144.61
City of Azusa72143.88
City of El Monte166141.55
Unincorporated – West Whittier/Los Nietos38141.13
City of Whittier123140.68
City of Rancho Palos Verdes60140.36
City of South El Monte29138.86
Unincorporated – Lake Los Angeles18138.53
Unincorporated – Azusa22138.16
City of Temple City50137.16
City of Irwindale2137.08
Unincorporated – Covina23136.75
Los Angeles – Echo Park19133.28
Los Angeles – West Hills54133.19
Unincorporated – Wiseburn8132.74
Los Angeles – Thai Town13132.53
Unincorporated – West Antelope Valley2132.36
Los Angeles – Mar Vista56131.85
City of La Mirada64129.03
City of Monrovia50128.87
City of West Covina139128.42
Los Angeles – Westchester66127.9
Los Angeles – Little Tokyo4127.67
City of Monterey Park78125.28
Unincorporated – El Camino Village11125.13
Unincorporated – Valinda29124.09
City of Baldwin Park94122.45
Unincorporated – Desert View Highlands3120.34
City of Hermosa Beach23116.93
Unincorporated – Marina del Rey11116.88
City of Pomona182116.72
Los Angeles – Toluca Lake10114.89
Unincorporated – South Whittier68114.82
Unincorporated – Llano1114.03
Unincorporated – San Jose Hills23113.74
Unincorporated – South San Gabriel10113.02
Los Angeles – Chinatown9112.21
Unincorporated – Rowland Heights57111.72
City of Cerritos55109.85
Los Angeles – Regent Square3107.91
Unincorporated – Covina (Charter Oak)14106.51
City of La Puente43105.66
City of Lakewood84104.53
City of Rolling Hills2103.09
Unincorporated – Pearblossom/Llano2102.25
Unincorporated – Acton8100.36
City of Commerce1399.47
Unincorporated – Sun Village699.4
City of Alhambra8699.17
Unincorporated – La Verne298.04
Los Angeles – Westwood5296.1
Unincorporated – Hacienda Heights5394.77
City of Bradbury193.55
Los Angeles – Park La Brea1288.37
City of Glendora4687.18
Unincorporated – La Crescenta-Montrose1785.85
City of San Dimas2984.02
City of Artesia1483.36
City of San Marino1182.85
Unincorporated – Del Sur282.82
Unincorporated – Stevenson Ranch1781.08
Unincorporated – Angeles National Forest180.32
Los Angeles – Palisades Highlands378
Unincorporated – Castaic2177.23
Unincorporated – Sunrise Village177.16
Unincorporated – Littlerock/Juniper Hills177.1
Unincorporated – East Whittier475.39
City of Walnut2375.33
Unincorporated – Santa Monica Mountains1475.18
City of Arcadia4374.45
City of San Gabriel3073.25
City of Westlake Village671.77
Unincorporated – North Whittier671.77
Unincorporated – Kagel/Lopez Canyons170.82
City of Rosemead3868.65
City of Hawaiian Gardens1068.14
City of Signal Hill867.81
Unincorporated – Anaverde166.31
City of Claremont2465.78
Unincorporated – Northeast San Gabriel1562.41
Unincorporated – Elizabeth Lake160.2
City of Diamond Bar3459.12
Unincorporated – Leona Valley157.11
Unincorporated – South El Monte155.71
Los Angeles – Faircrest Heights255.56
Unincorporated – White Fence Farms254.3
Unincorporated – Arcadia450.12
City of La Verne1648.07
City of Sierra Madre545.5
City of La Habra Heights236.66
Los Angeles – Mandeville Canyon132.01
Los Angeles – Playa Del Rey131.29
Unincorporated – Agua Dulce124.05
City of Avalon00
City of Hidden Hills00
Los Angeles – Angeles National Forest00
Los Angeles – Brookside00
Los Angeles – Harbor Pines00
Unincorporated – Bouquet Canyon00
Unincorporated – Bradbury00
Unincorporated – Cerritos00
Unincorporated – Charter Oak00
Unincorporated – Claremont00
Unincorporated – Del Rey00
Unincorporated – East Covina00
Unincorporated – East Lancaster00
Unincorporated – East Pasadena00
Unincorporated – El Monte00
Unincorporated – Franklin Canyon00
Unincorporated – Harbor Gateway00
Unincorporated – Hi Vista00
Unincorporated – La Habra Heights00
Unincorporated – Lake Hughes00
Unincorporated – Lakewood00
Unincorporated – Miracle Mile00
Unincorporated – Newhall00
Unincorporated – Palos Verdes Peninsula00
Unincorporated – Pellissier Village00
Unincorporated – Placerita Canyon00
Unincorporated – Pomona00
Unincorporated – Roosevelt00
Unincorporated – Rosewood/East Gardena00
Unincorporated – San Clemente Island00
Unincorporated – San Francisquito Canyon/Bouquet Canyon00
Unincorporated – San Pasqual00
Unincorporated – Sand Canyon00
Unincorporated – Saugus/Canyon Country00
Unincorporated – South Antelope Valley00
Unincorporated – Southeast Antelope Valley00
Unincorporated – West Chatsworth00
Unincorporated – Westfield/Academy Hills00
Unincorporated – Westhills00
Unincorporated – Whittier Narrows00
Unincorporated – Bandini Islands0NA
Unincorporated – Lynwood0NA
Unincorporated – South Edwards0NA
Unincorporated – Universal City0NA
Unincorporated – Walnut0NA
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