Gracie Kitayama and Sophie Kroesche | Mustang News

San Luis Obispo County has 246 confirmed cases of coronavirus as of Monday, May 18 — up three cases from yesterday, according to County Public Health.

Of the total cases, 36 patients are at home recovering in isolation, 207 patients have recovered and two patients are currently in the hospital. Both of the hospitalized patients remain in intensive care.

There has been one death due to coronavirus in the county.

Total Confirmed COVID-19 Cases in SLO County

County Public Health has now conducted 2,457 tests in which 81 have tested positive. Private laboratories have detected 165 cases, but the number of tests conducted is unknown, according to County Public Health.

There are 23 cases of coronavirus in those zero to 17-years-old, 111 in ages 18 to 49-years-old, 64 in 50 to 64-years-old and 48 in those 65 and older.

There are 153 cases in North County, 51 cases in South County, 30 cases in Central County and 12 cases on the coast.

Coronavirus cases by city

The largest single-day spike the county saw happened over three weeks ago on Friday, April 24 with 14 new cases reported that day.

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