COVID-19 Updates

Source: Brandon Caldwell / Radio One Digital

COVID-19, a coronavirus which began spreading rapidly in March 2020 has not only affected the world for a year and change, it’s changed how we deal with daily life. As cases begin to rise and the fight to get people vaccinated occurs across the country, we’re keeping an eye on the Greater Houston area to track daily the number of new COVID-19 cases.

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To see prior statistics for previous months dating back to April 2020, click here.

Here are the latest updates:

UPDATE: August 31

Here are the updated numbers regarding the novel coronavirus in Southeast, Texas:

  • Total number of cases: 834,290
  • Number of deaths: 8,960
  • Number of recoveries: 706,178

Top County Breakdown:

UPDATE: August 30

Here are the updated numbers regarding the novel coronavirus in Southeast, Texas:

  • Total number of cases: 829,116
  • Number of deaths: 8,921
  • Number of recoveries: 702,967

Top County Breakdown:

UPDATE: August 29

Here are the updated numbers regarding the novel coronavirus in Southeast, Texas:

  • Total number of cases: 824,015
  • Number of deaths: 8,894
  • Number of recoveries: 691,543

Top County Breakdown:

UPDATE: August 28

Here are the updated numbers regarding the novel coronavirus in Southeast, Texas:

  • Total number of cases: 822,669
  • Number of deaths: 8,891
  • Number of recoveries: 690,618

Top County Breakdown:

UPDATE: August 26

Here are the updated numbers regarding the novel coronavirus in Southeast, Texas:

  • Total number of cases: 814,237
  • Number of deaths: 8,839
  • Number of recoveries: 686,249

Top County Breakdown:

UPDATE: August 25

Here are the updated numbers regarding the novel coronavirus in Southeast, Texas:

  • Total number of cases: 809,414
  • Number of deaths: 8,814
  • Number of recoveries: 691,095

Top County Breakdown:

UPDATE: August 24

Here are the updated numbers regarding the novel coronavirus in Southeast, Texas:

  • Total number of cases: 804,067
  • Number of deaths: 8,790
  • Number of recoveries: 678,116

Top County Breakdown:

UPDATE: August 23

Here are the updated numbers regarding the novel coronavirus in Southeast, Texas:

  • Total number of cases: 799,510
  • Number of deaths: 8,728
  • Number of recoveries: 675,925

Top County Breakdown:

UPDATE: August 22

Here are the updated numbers regarding the novel coronavirus in Southeast, Texas:

  • Total number of cases: 794,959
  • Number of deaths: 8,728
  • Number of recoveries: 675,925

Top County Breakdown:

UPDATE: August 21

Here are the updated numbers regarding the novel coronavirus in Southeast, Texas:

  • Total number of cases: 794,121
  • Number of deaths: 8,721
  • Number of recoveries: 669,526

Top County Breakdown:

UPDATE: August 20

Here are the updated numbers regarding the novel coronavirus in Southeast, Texas:

  • Total number of cases: 791,777
  • Number of deaths: 8,696
  • Number of recoveries: 667,753

Top County Breakdown:

UPDATE: August 19

Here are the updated numbers regarding the novel coronavirus in Southeast, Texas:

  • Total number of cases: 781,878
  • Number of deaths: 8,668
  • Number of recoveries: 666,206

Top County Breakdown:

UPDATE: August 18

Here are the updated numbers regarding the novel coronavirus in Southeast, Texas:

  • Total number of cases: 774,269
  • Number of deaths: 8,630
  • Number of recoveries: 663,003

Top County Breakdown:

UPDATE: August 17

Here are the updated numbers regarding the novel coronavirus in Southeast, Texas:

  • Total number of cases: 766,287
  • Number of deaths: 8,609
  • Number of recoveries: 661,252

Top County Breakdown:

UPDATE: August 16

Here are the updated numbers regarding the novel coronavirus in Southeast, Texas:

  • Total number of cases: 761,317
  • Number of deaths: 8,581
  • Number of recoveries: 659,485

Top County Breakdown:

UPDATE: August 15

Here are the updated numbers regarding the novel coronavirus in Southeast, Texas:

  • Total number of cases: 757,055
  • Number of deaths: 8,560
  • Number of recoveries: 656,821

Top County Breakdown:

UPDATE: August 14

Here are the updated numbers regarding the novel coronavirus in Southeast, Texas:

  • Total number of cases: 755,665
  • Number of deaths: 8,556
  • Number of recoveries: 656,502

Top County Breakdown:

UPDATE: August 13

Here are the updated numbers regarding the novel coronavirus in Southeast, Texas:

  • Total number of cases: 750,924
  • Number of deaths: 8,545
  • Number of recoveries: 654,945

Top County Breakdown:

UPDATE: August 12

Here are the updated numbers regarding the novel coronavirus in Southeast, Texas:

  • Total number of cases: 748,010
  • Number of deaths: 8,523
  • Number of recoveries: 654,003

Top County Breakdown:

UPDATE: August 11

Here are the updated numbers regarding the novel coronavirus in Southeast, Texas:

  • Total number of cases: 746,368
  • Number of deaths: 8,512
  • Number of recoveries: 653,754

Top County Breakdown:

UPDATE: August 10

Here are the updated numbers regarding the novel coronavirus in Southeast, Texas:

  • Total number of cases: 740,377
  • Number of deaths: 8,501
  • Number of recoveries: 650,613

Top County Breakdown:

UPDATE: August 9

Here are the updated numbers regarding the novel coronavirus in Southeast, Texas:

  • Total number of cases: 735,495
  • Number of deaths: 8,484
  • Number of recoveries: 650,013

Top County Breakdown:

UPDATE: August 8

Here are the updated numbers regarding the novel coronavirus in Southeast, Texas:

  • Total number of cases: 731,696
  • Number of deaths: 8,463
  • Number of recoveries: 649,007

Top County Breakdown:

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