Hays County Emergency Information

Hays County Local Health Department (HCLHD) reports four (4) COVID-related fatalities, two Buda men in their 70s, a San Marcos man in his 80s, and a San Marcos man in his 60s. The department also reports 192 new lab-confirmed cases along with 12 new hospitalizations and seven (7) new hospital discharges. There are 173 additional persons considered recovered. The total number of persons considered recovered is 12,368.

The current total of lab-confirmed cases for Hays County since the beginning of the pandemic is 14,911. Hays County has 2,358 active cases. In the past 21 days there have been 3,737 active cases. Hays County has had 649 total COVID-related hospitalizations and 39 people are currently hospitalized.

The next vaccine appointment portal will open at noon this coming Friday, Jan. 29. On that day, at that time, residents can go to https://www.haysinformed.com/covid-19 to find the sign-up link. The info will also be on the County’s official Facebook page. See more details here. Please note, no one can sign up now and there is not a waiting list. The appointment sign up website will open this Friday at 12 p.m.

For anyone without internet access or a smartphone, they can call this number beginning at noon on Friday, Jan. 29: 512-938-1650. IMPORTANT: No one will answer the phone prior to that time.

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. Please note, that number will not put anyone’s name on a registration list; it is means of receiving updates and alerts about COVID-related information. Hays County does not have a sign-up list for vaccines.

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/judgebecerra.

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

January 28 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

14,911

102,760

12,368

3,737

2,358

1,691

185

649

39

Conducted on Fridays

 

 

 

 

 

 

Age Range

Female

Male

Total

Fatalities

0-9 yrs.

468

451

919

0

10-19 yrs.

1,129

990

2,119

0

20-29 yrs.

2,241

2,105

4,346

1

30-39 yrs.

1,233

1,091

2,324

4

40-49 yrs.

1,077

934

2,011

8

50-59 yrs.

745

756

1,501

19

60-69 yrs.

503

448

951

23

70-79 yrs.

245

234

479

57

> 80 yrs.

162

99

261

73

Total

7,803

7,108

14,911

185

 

 

Area

Total Cases

Active Cases

Recovered

Fatalities

Austin

404

75

319

10

Bear Creek

4

0

4

0

Buda

2,607

432

2,150

25

Creedmoor

8

3

4

1

Driftwood

183

28

155

0

Dripping Springs

681

122

550

9

Hays

3

0

3

0

Kyle

4,718

883

3,779

56

Manchaca

19

1

18

0

Maxwell

42

16

25

1

Mountain City

36

3

32

1

Niederwald

88

13

75

0

San Marcos

5,543

660

4,809

74

Uhland

29

1

28

0

Wimberley

542

120

415

7

Woodcreek

4

1

2

1

Total

14,911

2,358

12,368

185

 

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

3,845

3,476

7321

49.1%

Non-Hispanic

2,546

2,355

4901

32.9%

Not Specified

1,412

1,277

2689

18.0%

Total

7,803

7,108

14911

100.0%

 

 

Race

Percentage of Cases

American Indian

0.1%

Asian

0.9%

Black

2.7%

Native Hawaiian/

Pacific Islander

0.0%

White

69.6%

Not Specified/ Unknown

1.2%

 
Posted by Kim Hilsenbeck Thursday, January 28, 2021 5:13:00 PM

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