1,452 active COVID-19 cases in Brazos County on Super Bowl Sunday, 93 new positive cases confirmed today

This is a current count of COVID-19 cases in the Brazos Valley as of midday. Additional information on these cases, when available, can be found on the KBTX homepage.
Brazos Valley COVID-19 cases
Brazos Valley COVID-19 cases(KBTX)
Published: Feb. 7, 2021 at 9:56 AM CST
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BRYAN, Texas (KBTX) -The Brazos County Health District has reported 93 additional positive cases of COVID-19 in Brazos County. Currently, there are 1,452 active cases.

No new deaths have been reported in the last 24 hours. There have been 181 total deaths in Brazos County related to COVID-19.

14,638 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.

43 percent of the new confirmed cases are from the 18-24-year-old age group.

There have been 3,355 probable cases in Brazos County since June 18, 2020. A probable COVID-19 case is determined by a positive antigen test. Confirmed COVID-19 cases are determined by a positive PCR test. The health district conducts case investigations on all confirmed and probable cases.

There are currently 394 active probable cases and there have been 2,961 probable recovered cases.

The total number of confirmed positive cases in the county since testing began is 16,271. There have been 168,608 tests performed.

Brazos County’s total hospital bed occupancy is at 87 percent, and total ICU bed occupancy is at 133 percent.

Currently, there are 41 Brazos County residents hospitalized for COVID-19.

State Trauma Service Area N

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 683 staffed hospital beds with 95 beds available. According to the state’s latest data, the region has 0 available ICU beds and 61 available ventilators. The state’s last update listed 85 lab-confirmed COVID-19 patients currently in the hospital.


CountyActive CasesTotal CasesRecovered CasesFatalitiesOne Dose
San Jacinto196858638241309326

The Texas State COVID-19 Dashboard has undergone some updates and has changed how they define numbers. Total cases is now the combination of confirmed cases and probable cases.

To view the state’s COVID-19 vaccine dashboard, click here.

For the latest updates from TDCJ, click here.

Texas A&M University

The Texas A&M COVID-19 Dashboard reported 62 new cases and 595 active cases on Feb. 4.

Currently, the university has reported 4,890 positive cases, 7.2 percent of tests have come back positive.

The dashboard’s last update was provided on Feb. 4, 2021.


[View the state’s coronavirus dashboard for the latest COVID-19 case information.]

[View the state’s COVID-19 vaccine dashboard]

Statewide, Texas has an estimated 340,426 active cases and 2,080,185 recoveries. There have been 2,476,783 total cases reported and 20,953,539 total tests (both viral and antibody).

To date, 38,476 Texans have died from COVID-19.

Currently, 2,330,010 Texans have been vaccinated with at least one dose of the COVID-19 vaccine and 733,287 Texans have been fully vaccinated. Across Texas, 4,029,200 doses have shipped.

254 of 254 counties in the state of Texas are currently reporting cases. Harris County leads the state in total cases with 326,248 cases reported.

The state’s last update was provided on February 6 at 12:35 p.m.

Editor’s note: Leon County updates their cases every Wednesday. KBTX uses the State Dashboard, which updates daily, for a more accurate reading of cases.

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