Ventura County COVID-19 cases now 76,715; 805 deaths

VENTURA COUNTY, Calif. – There were 137 new cases of COVID-19 and 11 new deaths reported in Ventura County on Tuesday. There have now been 76,715 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in the county, including 805 deaths.

The county has been releasing updated numbers every weekday on

1,061 cases are considered active. 143 people are currently hospitalized, 28 of whom are in the ICU. 74,849 people are considered recovered.

More than 1.1 million tests have been performed.

The majority of these deaths have occurred in people 65 or older. At least 30 deaths have been reported in people aged 18-44. On Jan. 28, the county reported its first juvenile death.