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Hays County COVID-19 Update March 12

Hays County Local Health Department (HCLHD) reports one COVID-related fatality, a male in his 50s from Buda. The department also reports 17 new lab-confirmed cases along with no new hospitalizations and one (1) new hospital discharge. There are 43 additional persons considered recovered. The total number of persons considered recovered is 15,990.

The current total of lab-confirmed cases for Hays County since the beginning of the pandemic is 16,668. Hays County has 446 active cases. In the past 21 days, there have been 835 active cases. Hays County has had 764 total COVID-related hospitalizations and nine (9) people are currently hospitalized.

Visit haysinformed.com to sign up on the Hays County vaccine pre-registration wait list. The pre-registration list does not guarantee an appointment. Individuals’ names will be on the wait list for whichever of the two groups they qualify per Texas Department of State Health Services (DSHS) rules.

For those without internet access or those who are not technologically savvy, a call-in number is available Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays from 12-4 p.m. Individuals who need help can call 833-521-2766; a volunteer will assist them in getting signed up on the Hays County COVID-19 vaccine pre-registration list.

Have questions about vaccines? Please visit the Hays County Vaccine FAQs webpage for more information.

March 12 Report

Lab-Confirmed Negative
Tests
Recovered Cases Active Last 21 days Active
All Cases
Probable Cases COVID-related Fatalities Total Hospitalizations Current Hospitalizations Cases Removed
16,668 133,151 15,990 835 446 1,839 232 764 9 0

 

Age Range Female Male Total Fatalities
0-9 yrs. 524 536 1060 0
10-19 yrs. 1326 1148 2,474 0
20-29 yrs. 2,458 2,268 4,726 1
30-39 yrs. 1,343 1213 2,556 6
40-49 yrs. 1210 1052 2,262 12
50-59 yrs. 831 838 1,669 30
60-69 yrs. 560 521 1081 34
70-79 yrs. 267 265 532 64
> 80 yrs. 189 119 308 85
Total 8,708 7,960 16,668 232

 

 

Area Total Cases Active Cases Recovered Fatalities
Austin 499 16 473 10
Bear Creek 4 0 4 0
Buda 2,961 106 2,819 36
Creedmoor 3 0 2 1
Driftwood 208 7 200 1
Dripping Springs 778 36 733 9
Hays 3 0 3 0
Kyle 5,384 102 5,210 72
Manchaca 25 2 23 0
Maxwell 59 9 49 1
Mountain City 42 2 39 1
Niederwald 89 0 89 0
San Marcos 5,911 144 5,677 90
Uhland 30 1 29 0
Wimberley 665 21 634 10
Woodcreek 7 0 6 1
Total 16,668 446 15,990 232

NOTE: Some Hays County residents have Austin addresses. Because of HIPAA laws, additional information about patients is not allowed to be shared.

Ethnicity Female Male Total Percentage of Cases
Hispanic 4,302 3,885 8,187 49.1%
Non-Hispanic 2,952 2,733 5,685 34.1%
Not Specified 1,454 1,342 2,796 16.8%
Total 8,708 7,960 16,668 100.0%

 

Race Percentage of Cases
American Indian 0.1%
Asian 1.0%
Black 2.7%
Native Hawaiian/

Pacific Islander

0.0%
White 69.7%
Other 1.0%
Not Specified/ Unknown 25.5%

The County’s COVID-19 info, including the online dashboard, is here.

Many local municipality websites also have information. Several local school districts also have their own COVID-19 dashboards as does Texas State University.

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