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Hays County COVID-19 Update August 23, 2021

Hays County Local Health Department (HCLHD) reports two COVID-related fatalities: a Kyle man in his 50s and a San Marcos man in his 70s. The department also reports 348 new lab-confirmed cases along with eight (8) new hospitalizations and 13 new hospital discharges. This report covers August 21-23, 2021.

There are 315 additional persons considered recovered. The total number of persons considered recovered is 21,547. The current total of lab-confirmed cases for Hays County since the beginning of the pandemic is 24,107. Hays County has 2,262 active cases. In the past 21 days there have been 3,169 active cases. Hays County has had 1,134 total COVID-related hospitalizations and 50 people are currently hospitalized. Of those, 41 are unvaccinated.

Vaccine opportunities:

  • M-F, 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.
  • M-F, Walk-in Pfizer vaccine clinics @ CommuniCare, 2810 Dacy Ln., Kyle, 9 a.m.-12 p.m. and 1-3 p.m.  

August 21-23 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
24,107 215,174 21547 3169 2,262 2696 298 1,134 50 On Fridays

 

 

Age Range Female Male Total Fatalities
0-9 yrs. 875 876 1,751 0
10-19 yrs. 1,996 1,767 3,763 1
20-29 yrs. 3,393 3,152 6,545 2
30-39 yrs. 1,988 1,821 3,809 8
40-49 yrs. 1749 1,536 3,285 18
50-59 yrs. 1159 1,180 2,339 38
60-69 yrs. 770 723 1,493 49
70-79 yrs. 375 351 726 80
> 80 yrs. 236 160 396 102
Total 12,541 11,566 24,107 298

 

Current Hospitalizations – 50 In ICU no Vent In ICU with Vent Non-ICU Total
Unvaccinated 8 19 14 41
Vaccinated 0 1 8 9

 

 

 

Active Cases
AGE RANGE Female Male Total
0-9 yrs. 117 118 235
10-19 yrs. 205 192 397
20-29 yrs. 245 289 534
30-39 yrs. 194 200 394
40-49 yrs. 158 148 306
50-59 yrs. 99 94 193
60-69 yrs. 68 64 132
70-79 yrs. 28 21 49
> 80 yrs. 11 11 22
Total 1,125 1,137 2,262

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Q                            

Area Total Cases Active Cases Recovered Fatalities
Austin 685 54 622 9
Bear Creek 7 2 5 0
Buda 4,347 354 3,943 50
Creedmoor 8 2 5 1
Driftwood 329 38 288 3
Dripping Springs 1185 72 1098 15
Hays 3 0 3 0
Kyle 7,853 806 6,959 88
Manchaca 29 0 29 0
Maxwell 56 1 54 1
Mountain City 67 9 56 2
Niederwald 114 5 109 0
San Marcos 8,303 801 7,389 113
Uhland 42 1 41 0
Wimberley 1067 116 938 13
Woodcreek 12 1 8 3
Total 24,107 2,262 21,547 298

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

Ethnicity Female Male Total Percentage of Cases
Hispanic 6,234 5,708 11,942 50%
Non-Hispanic 4,487 4,156 8,643 36%
Not Specified 1,820 1,702 3,522 15%
Total 12,541 11,566 24,107 100%

 

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%

 

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