2 of the most significant spikes remained in Umatilla County, where the coronavirus continues to spread out.
In its weekly report published Wednesday, OHA updated the breakdown of cases across the state by ZIP code. The data is present since 11 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 9. The three locations with the most brand-new cases remained in Umatilla and Malheur counties.
PORTLAND, Ore.– Data from the Oregon Health Authority (OHA) continues to reveal the largest COVID-19 spikes remain in Eastern Oregon.
The big increase in cases reveals the coronavirus is still prevalent in Umatilla County. The county has had an overall of 2,362 known cases during the pandemic, the fourth the majority of any county in Oregon, regardless of having a population of 78,000. The three Oregon counties with more cases (Multnomah, Washington and Marion) all have at least 300,000 people. Clackamas County, which has a population of more than 400,000 individuals, has actually had 700 fewer cases during the pandemic than Umatilla County.
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Work environment outbreaks are contributing to Umatilla Countys high case count. There are 80 active COVID-19 workplace outbreaks in Oregon and 21 of them, more than 25% are in the Eastern Oregon county. That consists of the states biggest active office outbreak, which is now at the Eastern Oregon Correctional Institution in Pendleton.
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2 weeks earlier, Gov. Kate Brown put Umatilla County back under a stay-home order due to the fact that of the prevalence of COVID-19 in the neighborhood.
Other locations that saw visible dives recently were Marion County and parts of Multnomah County..
Heres a look at the 12 ZIP codes with the most brand-new cases:.
97838 (Hermiston, Umatilla County): 113 new cases (from 1,189 to 1,302 overall cases).
97914 (Ontario, Malheur County): 98 (493 to 591).
97801 (Pendleton, Umatilla County): 85 (350 to 435).
97071 (Woodburn, Marion County): 75 (548 to 623).
97080 (Gresham, Multnomah County): 64 (321 to 385).
97128 (McMinnville, Yamhill County): 61 (171 to 232).
97301 (Salem, Marion County): 57 (403 to 460).
97818 (Morrow County): 53 (194 to 247).
97233 (Rockwood/Centennial, Multnomah County): 48 (519 to 567).
97236 (Centennial, Multnomah County): 47 (533 to 580).
97305 (Northeast of Salem, Marion County): 46 (382 to 428).
97123 ( Hillsboro, Washington County): 43 (381 to 424).
Heres a look at the 13 ZIP codes with the highest increase of cases by percentage:.
97540 (Jackson County): 64% (from 14 to 23 cases).
97367 (Lincoln City, Lincoln County): 63% (30 to 49).
97215 (Southeast Portland, Multnomah County): 51% (39 to 59).
97471 (Douglas County): 45% (24 to 35).
97016 (Clatskanie, Columbia County): 45% (11 to 16).
97239 (South Portland, Multnomah County): 42% (35 to 50).
97826 (Umatilla County): 40% (10 to 14).
97446 (Harrisburg, Linn County): 40% (10 to 14).
97128 (McMinnville, Yamhill County): 35% (171 to 232).
97478 (Lane County): 32% (64 to 85).
97526 ( Grants Pass, Josephine County): 30% (40 to 52).
97231 (Sauvie Island, Multnomah County): 30% (13 to 17).
97101 (Amity, Yamhill County): 30% (10 to 13).
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The 3 areas with the most brand-new cases were in Umatilla and Malheur counties.
While the aforementioned areas saw a boost in cases, OHA said there was a small drop last week in the number of cases statewide. There were 2,278 recognized COVID-19 cases 2 weeks ago and 2,122 cases last week, according to the OHA.
The age group most affected by COVID-19 stays people ages 20-29, although individuals 80 and older account for nearly half of the hospitalizations, OHA said. Many cases continue to be sporadic, indicating there is no recognized source and shows the virus is extensive.
Work environment break outs are contributing to Umatilla Countys high case count.
The large increase in cases shows the coronavirus is still extensive in Umatilla County. The county has had an overall of 2,362 recognized cases throughout the pandemic, the fourth many of any county in Oregon, regardless of having a population of 78,000. Clackamas County, which has a population of more than 400,000 individuals, has actually had 700 less cases throughout the pandemic than Umatilla County.