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Hays County COVID-19 Update August 12

Hays County Local Health Department (HCLHD) reports two (2) COVID-related fatalities, a San Marcos man in his 70s and a San Marcos woman in her 80s. The department also reports 242 new lab-confirmed cases along with three (3) new hospitalizations and no new hospital discharges. There are 79 additional persons considered recovered. The total number of persons considered recovered is 20,093.

The current total of lab-confirmed cases for Hays County since the beginning of the pandemic is 22,510. Hays County has 2,129 active cases. In the past 21 days there have been 2,781 active cases. Hays County has had 1,069 total COVID-related hospitalizations and 46 people are currently hospitalized. Out of those currently hospitalized, eight (8) are fully vaccinated while 38 are unvaccinated; this data is provided directly from the hospitals where those patients are staying.

Vaccine opportunities:

  • Monday-Friday, Pfizer, Moderna and Johnson & Johnson vaccines @ Live Oak Community Clinic, 401 Broadway, San Marcos, 8:30-11:30 a.m. and 1:30-4:30 p.m.
  • Monday-Friday – Walk-in Pfizer vaccine clinics @ CommuniCare, 2810 Dacy Ln., Kyle, 9 a.m.-12 p.m. and 1-3 p.m.

August 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
22,510 204,462 20,093 2,781 2,129 2,536 288 1,069 46 Conducted on Fridays

 

Active Cases
AGE RANGE Female Male Total
0-9 yrs. 117 101 218
10-19 yrs. 168 163 331
20-29 yrs. 264 252 516
30-39 yrs. 190 196 386
40-49 yrs. 158 132 290
50-59 yrs. 103 102 205
60-69 yrs. 56 53 109
70-79 yrs. 32 22 54
> 80 yrs. 14 6 20
Total 1,102 1,027 2,129

 

Age Range Female Male Total Fatalities
0-9 yrs. 796 798 1,594 0
10-19 yrs. 1,846 1,639 3,485 1
20-29 yrs. 3,225 2,949 6,174 2
30-39 yrs. 1,849 1,689 3,538 8
40-49 yrs. 1,647 1,414 3,061 18
50-59 yrs. 1,089 1,118 2,207 36
60-69 yrs. 718 667 1,385 47
70-79 yrs. 356 333 689 79
> 80 yrs. 225 152 377 97
Total 11,751 10,759 22,510 288

 

Area Total Cases Active Cases Recovered Fatalities
Austin 649 53 587 9
Bear Creek 5 0 5 0
Buda 4,108 420 3,639 49
Creedmoor 6 0 5 1
Driftwood 300 27 270 3
Dripping Springs 1,124 63 1047 14
Hays 3 0 3 0
Kyle 7,296 785 6,427 84
Manchaca 29 1 28 0
Maxwell 59 5 53 1
Mountain City 60 9 49 2
Niederwald 109 5 104 0
San Marcos 7,715 634 6,972 109
Uhland 41 1 40 0
Wimberley 994 125 856 13
Woodcreek 12 1 8 3
Total 22,510 2,129 20,093 288

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 5,828 5,293 11,121 49.4%
Non-Hispanic 4,195 3,847 8,042 35.7%
Not Specified 1,728 1,619 3,347 14.9%
Total 11,751 10,759 22,510 100.0%

 

Race Percentage of Cases
American Indian 0.1%
Asian 1.0%
Black 3.1%
Native Hawaiian/

Pacific Islander

0.0%
White 69.3%
Other 1.0%
Not Specified/ Unknown 25.5%

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

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