Brazos County confirms 60 new COVID-19 cases
This is a current count of COVID-19 cases in the Brazos Valley, updated as information is sent in. Additional information on these cases, when available, can be found on the KBTX homepage.
BRYAN, Texas (KBTX) - The Brazos County Health District has reported 60 additional positive cases of COVID-19 in Brazos County. Currently, there are 1,123 active cases.
No new deaths have been reported in the last 24 hours. There have been 35 total deaths in Brazos County related to COVID-19.
23 people are currently hospitalized. Three people were discharged from the hospital in the last 24 hours. 1,908 patients are classified as recovered, which means they have been fever-free for 72 hours without fever-reducing medications, and it has been 10 days after onset of symptoms.
The total number of confirmed positive cases in the county since testing began is 3,066. There have been 23,997 tests performed.
The Brazos County hospital total bed occupancy is at 64 percent, and the total ICU bed occupancy is at 73 percent.
The Brazos County Health District emphasized that the number of cases reported today is lower due to the weekend. This is not an indication that we are seeing a decrease in cases.
Here is a breakdown of confirmed COVID-19 cases by zip code in Brazos County:
- 77801: 272
- 77802: 248
- 77803: 857
- 77805: 8
- 77806: 5
- 77807: 200
- 77808: 154
- 77840: 563
- 77841: 3
- 77842: 2
- 77843: 5
- 77845: 685
- 77866: 1
- 77868: 7
- Unknown: 56
Zip codes 77843, 77862, 77866, and 77881 are P.O. Boxes and technically should not contain cases since they do not contain patient addresses. They belong to Texas A&M University, Kurten, Wellborn, and Millican respectively.
BRAZOS VALLEY COVID-19 CASES BY COUNTY
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Most of the Brazos Valley falls under state trauma service area N (Brazos, Burleson, Grimes, Leon, Madison, Robertson and Washington counties). Trauma Service Area N currently reports 512 staffed hospital beds with 192 beds available. According to the state’s latest data, the region has 13 available ICU beds and 38 available ventilators. The state’s last update listed 54 lab-confirmed COVID-19 patients currently in the hospital.
Austin County has reported 86 active cases of COVID-19 . The county has 130 total cases.
Burleson County currently has 84 active cases of COVID-19. The county has 152 total cases, and 67 cases have recovered.
Grimes County currently has 173 active cases. There have been 121 total cases in the county and 103 total cases in Navasota. Grimes County has reported 33 recoveries. The TDCJ has reported 60 active cases and 494 total cases. There have been 360 recoveries and two deaths.
According to its website, Houston County has confirmed 103 total cases of COVID-19. There are 40 active cases and 62 cases are recovered. There has been one COVID-19 related death. Eastham prison is no longer included in these numbers because there are currently no active cases at Eastham Prison.
Lee County has reported 47 active cases. The county has a total of 98 cases, with 48 recoveries and 3 deaths.
Leon County currently has 79 active cases. The county has 98 total cases, with 18 recoveries.
Madison County has reported 83 active cases. The county has a total of 96 cases with 13 recoveries.
Milam County currently has 53 active cases of COVID-19. There have been 149 total cases and 96 recovered cases. There are currently six patients hospitalized, and one COVID-19 related death.
Montgomery County has 1,040 active cases of COVID-19. There have been 3,007 total cases and 1,926 recovered cases. There are currently 41 hospitalizations and there have been 41 COVID-19 related deaths.
Robertson County has 104 active COVID-19 cases, with 121 total cases. Currently, 17 patients have recovered and there are no reported deaths. Below are the zip codes associated with active cases:
- 77859 - 54
- 77856 - 32
- 77837 - 9
- 76629 - 9
- 77867 - 0
San Jacinto County currently has 53 active cases of COVID-19. The county has a total of 100 cases with 30 recoveries.
Trinity County currently has 37 active cases of COVID-19. The county has 81 total cases with 32 recoveries.
Walker County has 2,392 total cases of COVID-19. Out of the total, 524 cases are active in the community and 191 are recovered community cases. 1,677 cases are from the TDCJ. For more information on Walker County COVID-19 case numbers, click here.
Waller County has 98 active cases of COVID-19. There are 229 total cases and 131 recovered cases.
Washington County currently has 138 active cases of COVID-19. The county has 351 total cases with 181 recoveries and 32 deaths.
For the latest updates from TDCJ, click here.
Statewide, Texas has an estimated 124,659 active cases and 136,419 recoveries. There have been 264,313 total cases reported and 2,820,803 total tests (both viral and antibody).
To date, 3,235 Texans have died from COVID-19.
247 of 254 counties in the state of Texas are currently reporting cases. Harris County leads the state in total cases with 45,368 cases reported.
The state’s last update was provided on July 13 at 3:30 p.m.