1/25/2021-  There are 2 deaths to report today.  Both individuals were 70+ years of age and had underlying medical conditions. One death was associated with an outbreak at a congregate facility.

The individuals resided in the following areas of the County:

City of Goleta.

City of Santa Barbara /Unincorporated area of Mission Canyon. 

Deaths are reported when a death certificate is processed listing COVID-19 as a cause or a significant condition. The process can take several days and up to 2 months to finalize if pending Coroner verification.

COVID-19 Cases

  • Additional daily cases: 331
  • Hospitalizations: 112 (49 ICU)
  • Total cases among Santa Barbara County residents: 26,071
  • Recovered: 23,723
  • Deaths: 263
  • Total cases among Santa Maria residents: 9,392
  • Recovered: 8,731
  • Total cases among Orcutt residents: 1,446
  • Recovered: 1,347
  • Total cases among Santa Ynez Valley residents: 787
  • Recovered: 698
  • Total cases among Lompoc residents: 2,788
  • Recovered: 2,567
  • Total tests performed in county: 402,012

Source: Santa Barbara County Public Health Department, January 25, 2020. 

Figures for total cases, recovered and deaths in the county do not include those of the Federal Penitentiary in Lompoc.