Hays County Emergency Information

Hays County Local Health Department today reports one new COVID-related fatality, a San Marcos man in his 80s who was hospitalized at the time of his death.

Epidemiologist Eric Schneider also reports 35 new lab-confirmed COVID-19 cases since Friday’s update, as well as three new hospitalizations, one hospital discharge and 53 additional recoveries. The County’s total of lab-confirmed cases is 5,396; of those, 2,329 are considered active. The number of individuals considered recovered is 3,020. The number of negative tests is 24,168. Schneider is awaiting results on 22 tests.

Hays County has had 146 total hospitalizations and 15 people are currently hospitalized. Some patients are in hospitals outside Hays County but are included in our numbers if they reside here. Likewise, an individual from another county who is in a local hospital would be accounted for in their county of residence.

August 31 Report

Lab Confirmed

Negative

Pending

Recovered

Active

Fatalities

Hospitalizations

Current Hospitalizations

5,396

24,168

22

3,020

2,329

47

146

15

 

 

 

Age Range

Female

Male

Total

Fatalities

0-9 yrs.

97

86

183

0

10-19 yrs.

269

201

470

0

20-29 yrs.

1,048

1,037

2,085

0

30-39 yrs.

473

432

905

0

40-49 yrs.

360

299

659

1

50-59 yrs.

260

246

506

5

60-69 yrs.

175

135

310

4

70-79 yrs.

92

92

184

20

> 80 yrs.

47

47

94

17

Total

2,821

2,575

5,396

47

 

 

Area

Total Cases

Active Cases

Recovered

Fatalities

Austin

53

28

24

1

Bear Creek

1

0

1

0

Buda

726

348

374

4

Creedmoor

0

 0

 0

Driftwood

36

16

20

0

Dripping Springs

91

63

27

1

Hays

0

0

0

0

Kyle

1,674

867

794

13

Manchaca

9

3

6

0

Maxwell

9

0

9

0

Mountain City

10

7

1

2

Niederwald

30

0

30

0

San Marcos

2,650

959

1,666

25

Uhland

19

12

7

0

Wimberley

87

25

61

1

Woodcreek

1

1

0

0

Total

5,396

2,329

3,020

47

 

 

Ethnicity

Female

Male

Total

Percentage of Cases

Hispanic

1,266

1,139

2,405

44.6%

Non-Hispanic

504

485

989

18.3%

Not Specified

1,051

951

2,002

37.1%

Total

2,821

2,575

5,396

100.0%

 

 

Race

Percentage of Cases

American Indian

0.0%

Asian

0.5%

Black

2.9%

Native Hawaiian/

Pacific Islander

0.0%

White

60.8%

Not Specified/ Unknown

36.8%

 

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

Posted by Kim Hilsenbeck Monday, August 31, 2020 4:50:00 PM

-August 2020+
SMTWTFS
2627282930311
2345678
9101112131415
16171819202122
23242526272829
303112345