As of Thursday May 7th 2020


There have been 186 deaths linked to Covid-19 in Riverside County that’s an increase of 2 since Wednesday May 6th, 2020.

32 of those deaths are in the Coachella Valley.


Riverside County has 4,672 positive cases of Covid-19, out of more than 63,399  people tested so far, as of Thursday morning May 7th, 2020


878 cases are in the Coachella Valley.

770 of those are in cities, and 108 cases are in unincorporated areas.


102 cases in Palm Springs, 9 dead         

28 cases in Rancho Mirage, 3 dead         

105 cases in Cathedral City, 1 dead       

105 cases in Palm Desert, 6 dead          

145 cases in Indio, 5 dead                 

78 cases in La Quinta   4 dead             

45 cases in Desert Hot Springs, no deaths       

149 cases in Coachella, 3 dead              

13 in Indian Wells, no deaths             

108 cases in unincorporated areas in the desert;    1 death in Mecca  

3 cases in Idyllwild/Pine Cove

3 cases in Cabazon, 1 dead

864 cases in Riverside,  52 dead     

537 cases in Moreno Valley, 17 dead   

200 cases in Hemet, 13 dead;  83 cases in San Jacinto, 3 dead

6 cases in Anza

158 cases in Beaumont, 7 dead    


2,025 people have recovered from the Covid-19 virus. 

207 are hospitalized.  

2,254 are quarantined at home in various stages of recovery.

63,399  people have been tested so far.


Drive-thru testing is available by appointment only at the Riverside County Fairgrounds in Indio  from 9 a-m to 3 p-m Tuesday through Saturday, by appt only. Call 800-945-6171 to make an appointment, and you no longer need to have symptoms to schedule a test.


Or call the State of California hotline at 888-634-1123 to schedule a test in Mecca or Desert Hot Springs.