New Mexico COVID-19 Update: 148 New Cases, Total 205,438 With 1 New Death And 194,392 Recovered June 26 – June 28 

  • 42 new cases in Bernalillo County
  • 5 new cases in Chaves County
  • 3 new cases in Cibola County
  • 3 new cases in Curry County
  • 9 new cases in Doña Ana County
  • 7 new cases in Eddy County
  • 1 new case in Hidalgo County
  • 1 new case in Lea County
  • 1 new case in Lincoln County
  • 4 new cases in Luna County
  • 1 new case in McKinley County
  • 1 new case in Mora County
  • 1 new case in Otero County
  • 15 new cases in Rio Arriba County
  • 1 new case in Roosevelt County
  • 6 new cases in Sandoval County
  • 18 new cases in San Juan County
  • 3 new cases in San Miguel County
  • 8 new cases in Santa Fe County
  • 1 new case in Sierra County
  • 3 new cases in Taos County
  • 1 new case in Torrance County
  • 12 new cases in Valencia County
  • 1 new case among New Mexico Corrections Department inmates at the Central New Mexico Correctional Facility in Valencia County

The Department of Health reports 1 new death in New Mexico related to COVID-19:

One* death>30 days:

  • A female in her 60s from Chaves County/was hospitalized and had underlying conditions.

*COVID related deaths are reported when a death certificate has been issued and some death certificates are delayed due to insufficient information.

The number of deaths of New Mexico residents related to COVID-19 is now 4,336.

The 10 ZIP codes across the state with the most COVID-19 cases today are:

  • 87532 – 10
  • 87121 – 8
  • 87031 – 7
  • 87401 – 7
  • 87111 – 6
  • 87123 – 5
  • 87420 – 5
  • 87002 – 4
  • 87120 – 4
  • 87507 – 4

Daily case counts and test numbers are raw data based on information the state receives today – meaning data that has not yet been scrutinized to identify potential duplicates or late-arriving positives or negatives. By contrast, the Red Yellow Green county-level analysis provides a highly accurate picture for a two-week period of time.

Including the cases reported today, New Mexico has had a total of 205,438 COVID-19 cases:

  • Bernalillo County: 59,085
  • Catron County: 98
  • Chaves County: 9,071
  • Cibola County: 2,908
  • Colfax County: 799
  • Curry County: 5,328
  • De Baca County: 178
  • Doña Ana County: 25,101
  • Eddy County: 6,955
  • Grant County: 1,749
  • Guadalupe County: 466
  • Harding County: 13
  • Hidalgo County: 367
  • Lea County: 8,449
  • Lincoln County: 1,764
  • Los Alamos County: 537
  • Luna County: 3,381
  • McKinley County: 12,376
  • Mora County: 175
  • Otero County: 4,068
  • Quay County: 537
  • Rio Arriba County: 3,787
  • Roosevelt County: 2,031
  • Sandoval County: 12,246
  • San Juan County: 15,714
  • San Miguel County: 1,408
  • Santa Fe County: 10,607
  • Sierra County: 782
  • Socorro County: 1,328
  • Taos County: 1,720
  • Torrance County: 887
  • Union County: 259
  • Valencia County: 6,916

County totals are subject to change upon further investigation and determination of residency of individuals positive for COVID-19.

The Department of Health reports the following numbers of COVID-19 cases today among individuals held by federal agencies at the following facilities:

  • Cibola County Correctional Center: 449
  • Otero County Federal Prison Facility: 447
  • Otero County Processing Center: 260
  • Torrance County Detention Facility: 203

The Department of Health reports the following numbers of COVID-19 cases today among individuals held by the New Mexico Corrections Department at the following facilities:

  • Central New Mexico Correctional Facility in Valencia County: 301
  • 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

As of today, there are 75 individuals hospitalized in New Mexico for COVID-19. This number may include individuals who tested positive for COVID-19 out of state but are hospitalized in New Mexico. This number does not include New Mexicans who tested positive for COVID-19 and may have been transferred to a hospital out of state.

As of today, there are 194,392 COVID-19 cases designated as having recovered by the New Mexico Department of Health.

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 long-term care facilities:

  • Aztec Healthcare in Aztec
  • Beehive Homes in Farmington
  • Cedar Ridge Inn in Farmington
  • Good Samaritan Society in Las Cruces
  • Laguna Rainbow Care Center in Casa Blanca
  • The Rio at Las Estancias in Albuquerque
  • Sierra Hills Assisted Living in Truth or Consequences
  • Sugar Hollow Assisted Living Community in Albuquerque

***This reported data is a total of Saturday 6/26, Sunday 6/27, & Monday 6/28***

The New Mexico Department of Health has active investigations into the positive patients, which includes contact-tracing and swabs of symptomatic individuals who have had contact with the positive cases.

Every New Mexican must work together to stem the spread of COVID-19. Stay home, especially if you are sick. Wear a mask or face covering when in public and around others. 

New Mexicans who report symptoms of COVID-19 infection, such as fever, cough, shortness of breath, chills, repeated shaking with chills, muscle pain, headache, sore throat, congestion or runny nose, nausea or vomiting, diarrhea, and/or loss of taste or smell should call their health care provider or the NMDOH COVID-19 hotline immediately (1-855-600-3453).

  • Symptomatic people displaying the COVID-19 symptoms of fever, cough, shortness of breath, chills, repeated shaking with chills, muscle pain, headache, sore throat, congestion or runny nose, nausea or vomiting, diarrhea, and/or loss of taste or smell;
  • Asymptomatic people who are close contacts or household members of people in their infectious period who have already tested positive for the coronavirus;
  • Asymptomatic people who live or work in congregate settings such as long-term care facilities and group homes; and
  • Patients who are scheduled for surgery and whose provider has advised them to get tested before the procedure.

New Mexicans who have non-health-related questions or concerns can also call 833-551-0518 or visit newmexico.gov, which is being updated regularly as a one-stop source for information for families, workers and others affected by and seeking more information about COVID-19.

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