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Hays County COVID-19 Update August 27, 2021

Hays County Local Health Department (HCLHD) reports 195 new lab-confirmed cases along with six (6) new hospitalizations and five (5) new hospital discharges. There are 195 additional persons considered recovered. The total number of persons considered recovered is 22,377. 

The current total of lab-confirmed cases for Hays County since the beginning of the pandemic is 24,868. HCLHD removed two cases during a routine data audit for either out of county or duplicate; both were hospitalizations. Hays County has 2,184 active cases. In the past 21 days there have been 3,342 active cases. Hays County has had 1,152 total COVID-related hospitalizations and 48 people are currently hospitalized. Of those, 37 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 27 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
24,868 219,428 22,377 3,342 2,184 2,754 307 1,148 47 2

 

Age Range Female Male Total Fatalities
0-9 yrs. 908 915 1823 0
10-19 yrs. 2098 1841 3,939 1
20-29 yrs. 3,482 3,234 6,716 2
30-39 yrs. 2,046 1878 3,924 9
40-49 yrs. 1795 1584 3,379 19
50-59 yrs. 1188 1212 2,400 38
60-69 yrs. 795 748 1543 51
70-79 yrs. 381 355 736 82
> 80 yrs. 245 163 408 105
Total 12,938 11,930 24,868 307

 

Current Hospitalizations – 48 In ICU no Vent In ICU with Vent Non-ICU Total
Unvaccinated 9 21 7 37
Vaccinated 1 2 8 11

 

Active Cases
AGE RANGE Female Male Total
0-9 yrs. 106 112 218
10-19 yrs. 239 190 429
20-29 yrs. 232 267 499
30-39 yrs. 188 182 370
40-49 yrs. 139 158 297
50-59 yrs. 85 86 171
60-69 yrs. 72 71 143
70-79 yrs. 23 16 39
> 80 yrs. 13 5 18
Total 1097 1087 2184

      

Area Total Cases Active Cases Recovered Fatalities
Austin 708 57 641 10
Bear Creek 7 1 6 0
Buda 4,476 346 4,079 51
Creedmoor 8 0 7 1
Driftwood 344 41 300 3
Dripping Springs 1223 95 1113 15
Hays 3 0 3 0
Kyle 8,086 728 7,265 93
Manchaca 30 1 29 0
Maxwell 56 1 54 1
Mountain City 69 7 60 2
Niederwald 118 8 110 0
San Marcos 8,568 785 7,668 115
Uhland 42 1 41 0
Wimberley 1118 113 992 13
Woodcreek 12 0 9 3
Total 24,868 2,184 22,377 307

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 6,423 5,885 12308 49.5%
Non-Hispanic 4,660 4,304 8964 36.0%
Not Specified 1,855 1,741 3596 14.5%
Total 12,938 11,930 24868 100.0%

 

Race Percentage of Cases
American Indian 0.1%
Asian 1.0%
Black 3.2%
Native Hawaiian/

Pacific Islander

0.0%
White 68.9%
Other 0.9%
Not Specified/ Unknown 25.9%

 

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