Hays County Emergency Information

Hays County Local Health Department (HCLHD) reports one (1) COVID-related fatality, a San Marcos woman in her 50s. The department also reports 116 new lab-confirmed cases along with five (5) new hospitalizations and seven (7) new hospital discharges. There are 185 additional persons considered recovered. The total number of persons considered recovered is 12,218.

The current total of lab-confirmed cases for Hays County since the beginning of the pandemic is 14,692. Hays County has 2,288 active cases. In the past 21 days there have been 3,809 active cases. Hays County has had 654 total COVID-related hospitalizations and 37 people are currently hospitalized.

NOTE: During the HCLHD routine data audit, 335 cases were removed from the total lab-confirmed cases.

The vaccine appointment portal is now closed. Updates will be available through text alerts, on HaysInformed.com, and on the County‚Äôs official Facebook page

Receive Text Alerts: The County now has a text alert option so you can receive a text with vaccine updates. Text COVID to 844-928-3213 to sign up for the alerts. Each Friday at 1 p.m., Hays County officials will do a Facebook Live session to share the most updated information available. Use this Facebook address: https://www.facebook.com/hayscountytexas  

Please visit the Hays County Vaccine FAQs webpage for more information https://hayscountytx.com/2021/01/28/hays-county-vaccine-faqs/ .

January 29 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

14,692

104,058

12,218

3,809

2,288

1,691

186

654

37

335

 

 

 

Age Range

Female

Male

Total

Fatalities

0-9 yrs.

455

440

895

0

10-19 yrs.

1,116

982

2,098

0

20-29 yrs.

2,224

2,081

4,305

1

30-39 yrs.

1,211

1,070

2,281

4

40-49 yrs.

1047

921

1,968

8

50-59 yrs.

729

742

1,471

20

60-69 yrs.

499

441

940

23

70-79 yrs.

240

235

475

57

> 80 yrs.

161

98

259

73

Total

7,682

7,010

14,692

186

 

 

 

Area

Total Cases

Active Cases

Recovered

Fatalities

Austin

387

72

305

10

Bear Creek

4

0

4

0

Buda

2,576

407

2,144

25

Creedmoor

8

3

4

1

Driftwood

184

28

156

0

Dripping Springs

656

121

526

9

Hays

3

0

3

0

Kyle

4,722

855

3,811

56

Manchaca

18

0

18

0

Maxwell

47

22

24

1

Mountain City

36

3

32

1

Niederwald

85

13

72

0

San Marcos

5,391

648

4,668

75

Uhland

28

1

27

0

Wimberley

543

114

422

7

Woodcreek

4

1

2

1

Total

14,692

2,288

12,218

186

 

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

3,759

3,402

7,161

48.7%

Non-Hispanic

2,536

2,344

4,880

33.2%

Not Specified

1,387

1,264

2,651

18.0%

Total

7,682

7,010

14,692

100.0%

 

 

Race

Percentage of Cases

American Indian

0.1%

Asian

1.0%

Black

2.7%

Native Hawaiian/

Pacific Islander

0.0%

White

69.5%

Not Specified/ Unknown

1.2%

 
Posted by Kim Hilsenbeck Friday, January 29, 2021 4:28:00 PM

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