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Hays County COVID-19 Update April 8-9

Hays County Local Health Department (HCLHD) reports one (1) new COVID-19 related fatality, a Buda woman in her 60s. The department also reports 89 new lab-confirmed cases along with one (1) new hospitalization and one (1) new hospital discharge since Wednesday’s update. There are 71 additional persons considered recovered. The total number of persons considered recovered is 16,775.

The current total of lab-confirmed cases for Hays County since the beginning of the pandemic is 17,447. Hays County has 432 active cases. In the past 21 days there have been 593 active cases. Hays County has had 805 total COVID-related hospitalizations and 12 people are currently hospitalized.

HCLHD will send the COVID-19 report on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays. The data will continue to be available on the COVID-19 dashboard Monday – Friday. We anticipate that in June we will scale back to Monday and Friday updates only.

April 8-9 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

17,447 148,214 16,775 593 432 1,916 240 805 12

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Age Range Female Male Total Fatalities
0-9 yrs. 567 576 1143 0
10-19 yrs. 1410 1204 2,614 0
20-29 yrs. 2,596 2,371 4,967 1
30-39 yrs. 1,405 1253 2,658 6
40-49 yrs. 1257 1089 2,346 12
50-59 yrs. 858 879 1,737 31
60-69 yrs. 575 544 1119 37
70-79 yrs. 272 271 543 67
> 80 yrs. 197 123 320 86
Total 9,137 8,310 17,447 240

 

Area Total Cases Active Cases Recovered Fatalities
Austin 517 13 495 9
Bear Creek 4 0 4 0
Buda 3,092 79 2,974 39
Creedmoor 3 0 2 1
Driftwood 216 6 208 2
Dripping Springs 829 21 799 9
Hays 3 0 3 0
Kyle 5,612 130 5,412 70
Manchaca 25 0 25 0
Maxwell 64 2 61 1
Mountain City 45 1 43 1
Niederwald 92 2 90 0
San Marcos 6,217 169 5,952 96
Uhland 33 1 32 0
Wimberley 688 8 669 11
Woodcreek 7 0 6 1
Total 17,447 432 16,775 240

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 4,498 4,063 8,561 49.07%
Non-Hispanic 3,143 2,879 6,022 34.52%
Not Specified 1,496 1,368 2,864 16.42%
Total 9,137 8,310 17,447 100.00%

 

Race Percentage of Cases
American Indian 0.1%
Asian 1.0%
Black 2.9%
Native Hawaiian/

Pacific Islander

0.0%
White 69.6%
Other 1.0%
Not Specified/ Unknown 25.4%

The County’s COVID-19 info, including the online dashboard, is here. An FAQ page can be found 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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