Hays County Emergency Information

Hays County Local Health Department (HCLHD) reports three (3) COVID-related fatalities, a Kyle man in his 60s, a Kyle man in his 80s and a San Marcos man in his 70s. The department also reports 163 new lab-confirmed cases along with four (4) new hospitalizations and eight (8) new hospital discharges. There are 215 additional persons considered recovered. The total number of persons considered recovered is 13,235.

The current total of lab-confirmed cases for Hays County since the beginning of the pandemic is 15,378. Hays County has 1,945 active cases. In the past 21 days there have been 3,044 active cases. Hays County has had 691 total COVID-related hospitalizations and 35 people are currently hospitalized.

NOTE: During a routine HCLHD local audit, 70 cases were removed; seven (7) of those were hospitalizations.

Cases are removed when they are confirmed to be duplicate or out of county.

Individuals who qualify under DSHS 1A and 1B rules can put their name on a pre-registration waitlist at HaysInformed.com.

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Have questions about vaccines? Please visit the Hays County Vaccine FAQs webpage for more information.

February 5 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

15,378

111,140

13,235

3,044

1,945

1,743

198

691

35

70

 

 

 

Age Range

Female

Male

Total

Fatalities

0-9 yrs.

473

474

947

0

10-19 yrs.

1177

1,035

2,212

0

20-29 yrs.

2,287

2,149

4,436

1

30-39 yrs.

1,253

1,124

2,377

4

40-49 yrs.

1,105

967

2,072

9

50-59 yrs.

771

788

1,559

24

60-69 yrs.

523

479

1,002

26

70-79 yrs.

251

247

498

58

> 80 yrs.

171

104

275

76

Total

8,011

7,367

15,378

198

 

 

Area

Total Cases

Active Cases

Recovered

Fatalities

Austin

439

94

335

10

Bear Creek

4

0

4

0

Buda

2,698

348

2,323

27

Creedmoor

4

2

1

1

Driftwood

192

24

168

0

Dripping Springs

698

114

575

9

Hays

3

0

3

0

Kyle

4,966

716

4,190

60

Manchaca

19

1

18

0

Maxwell

47

18

28

1

Mountain City

37

2

34

1

Niederwald

87

7

80

0

San Marcos

5,558

508

4,969

81

Uhland

28

2

26

0

Wimberley

592

107

478

7

Woodcreek

6

2

3

1

Total

15,378

1,945

13,235

198

 

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

3,939

3,597

7,536

49.0%

Non-Hispanic

2,668

2,476

5,144

33.5%

Not Specified

1,404

1,294

2,698

17.5%

Total

8,011

7,367

15,378

100.0%

 

 

Race

Percentage of Cases

American Indian

0.1%

Asian

1.0%

Black

2.7%

Native Hawaiian/

Pacific Islander

0.0%

White

69.4%

Not Specified/ Unknown

1.1%

 
Posted by Kim Hilsenbeck Friday, February 5, 2021 5:20:00 PM

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