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Hays County COVID-19 Update October 4, 2021

Hays County Local Health Department (HCLHD) reports five COVID-related fatalities: a Kyle woman in her 20s, a San Marcos man in his 60s, a San Marcos man in his 50s, a San Marcos woman in her 70s, and a Wimberley man in his 70s. This update covers October 2-4, 2021. The department also reports 166 new lab-confirmed cases along with 14 new hospitalizations and 11 new hospital discharges. There are 241 additional persons considered recovered. The current total of lab-confirmed cases for Hays County since the beginning of the pandemic is 28,766. Hays County has 988 active cases. In the past 21 days there have been 1,889 active cases. Hays County has had 1,307 total COVID-related hospitalizations and 39 people are currently hospitalized. Of those, 31 are unvaccinated, which is about 79 percent.

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.
  • Coming Soon: M-F, Pfizer and Moderna drive-thru vaccine clinics offered by MD Diagnostics @ Old Walnut Springs School, 300 Sportsplex Dripping Springs, 10 a.m.- 6 p.m.

COVID-19 Update October 4, 2021

Lab-Confirmed Negative
Tests
Recovered Cases Active 21 days Active
All
Probable

Cases

COVID-related Fatalities Total Hospitalizations Current Hospitalizations Cases Removed
28,766 258,101 27,406 1,889 988 3,189 372 1,307 39 Fridays

 

Age Range Female Male Total Fatalities
0-9 yrs. 1,199 1,238 2,437 0
10-19 yrs. 2,569 2,309 4,878 1
20-29 yrs. 3,824 3,515 7,339 3
30-39 yrs. 2,379 2,122 4,501 11
40-49 yrs. 2,065 1,827 3,892 28
50-59 yrs. 1,347 1,357 2,704 46
60-69 yrs. 891 841 1,732 75
70-79 yrs. 423 412 835 90
> 80 yrs. 271 177 448 118
Total 14,968 13,798 28,766 372

 

Current Hospitalizations – 39 In ICU no Vent In ICU with Vent Non-ICU Total
Unvaccinated 13 11 7 31
Vaccinated* 0 2 6  8

*Includes any Hays County resident with at least one dose of a two-shot vaccine

 

Active Cases
AGE RANGE Female Male Total
0-9 yrs. 75 84 159
10-19 yrs. 114 152 266
20-29 yrs. 68 35 103
30-39 yrs. 81 52 133
40-49 yrs. 81 60 141
50-59 yrs. 51 38 89
60-69 yrs. 24 33 57
70-79 yrs. 12 22 34
> 80 yrs. 5 1 6
Total 511 477 988

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Area Total Cases Active Cases Recovered Fatalities
Austin 809 38 759 12
Bear Creek 8 1 7 0
Buda 5,171 185 4,928 58
Creedmoor 7 0 6 1
Driftwood 451 31 416 4
Dripping Springs 1,377 32 1,327 18
Hays 3 0 3 0
Kyle 9,313 333 8,865 115
Manchaca 55 11 44 0
Maxwell 71 0 70 1
Mountain City 76 1 73 2
Niederwald 136 7 128 1
San Marcos 9,705 230 9,340 135
Uhland 55 3 50 2
Wimberley 1,517 116 1,381 20
Woodcreek 12 0 9 3
Total 28,766 988 27,406 372

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 7,354 6,749 14,103 49.0%
Non-Hispanic 5,564 5,135 10,699 37.2%
Not Specified 2,050 1,914 3,964 13.8%
Total 14,968 13,798 28,766 100.0%

 

Race Percentage of Cases
American Indian 0.1%
Asian 1.0%
Black 3.3%
Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander 0.0%
White 69.7%
Other 1.1%
Not Specified/ Unknown 24.8%

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