The number of Coronavirus COVID-19 cases, deaths, recoveries in greater Houston area

There have been 128,150 confirmed Coronavirus COVID-19 cases in and from the greater Houston area.

Here is a county-by-county list of reported cases, deaths, and recoveries.


Austin County: 182 total cases, 4 death, 120 recoveries

Austin County reported 38 new cases, three more deaths, and 48 new recoveries on Monday. 

Brazoria County: 6,227 total cases, 53 deaths, 2,954 recoveries

Brazoria County is reporting 143 new COVID-19 cases and 79 recoveries on Friday.

Brazos County: 4,024 total cases, 47 deaths, 3,588 recoveries

Brazos County reported 27 new cases of COVID-19, one new death, and 63 new recoveries on Friday. More information here.

Chambers County: 941 total cases, 6 deaths, 768 recoveries

Chambers County announced 12 new cases and 24 new recoveries on Thursday. The latest county date is here.

Colorado County: 323 total cases, 2 deaths, 152 recoveries

Colorado County added 13 new cases of COVID-19 and four new recoveries on Thursday. You can find the latest information about the county's cases on the OEM's Facebook page.

Fort Bend County: 9,151 total cases, 108 deaths, 4,173 recoveries

Fort Bend County reported 273 new cases, three new deaths, and 200 additional recoveries on Friday. The latest numbers can be found on the county's dashboard.

Galveston County: 9,291 total cases, 73 deaths, 3,948 recoveries

Galveston County reported 61 new cases and 102 new recoveries on Friday. For the county's latest numbers, click here

Grimes County: 396 total cases, 149 recoveries

Grimes County reported 30 new cases and 17 new recoveries on July 31. You can find the latest information about the county's cases on the OEM's Facebook page.

EDITORIAL NOTE: We do not include TDCJ numbers in the Grimes County case totals. 

Harris County, including City of Houston: 83,183 total cases, 868 deaths, 47,435 recoveries

Harris County reported 1,264 new cases, 27 more deaths, and 562 new recoveries on Friday. The latest numbers can be found on the county's dashboard. The county's single-day high record of cases was 2,114 on July 31. The highest deaths reported in a single day was 36 on August 6.

Recoveries increased on Saturday, Aug. 1 after the City of Houston said they are joining Harris County by using a different criteria for COVID-19 recoveries. "Recovered cases include presumed recovered cases, defined as 28 days or more since the case was reported, or released from hospital and not deceased."

Jackson County: 402 total cases, 2 deaths, 338 recoveries

Jackson County added 17 new cases and four new recoveries on Friday.

Liberty County: 874 cases, 32 deaths, 421 recoveries

Liberty County reported 33 new COVID-19 cases and two deaths on Friday. The county is updating COVID-19 case numbers on its Facebook page.

Matagorda County: 711 total cases, 25 deaths, 341 recoveries

Matagorda County reported 19 new COVID-19 cases, two deaths, and dropped 20 recoveries on Friday.  

Montgomery County: 6,577 total cases, 82 deaths, 4,487 recoveries

Montgomery County added 67 new cases, five new deaths, and 149 new recoveries on Friday. 

Polk County: 748 total cases, 11 deaths, 192 recoveries

Polk County reported 48 new COVID-19 cases on Friday. The latest case information is found here.

San Jacinto County: 157 total cases, 7 deaths, 101 recoveries

The county added 39 new recoveries on July 31. 

COVID-19 case totals for San Jacinto County come from the Texas Department of State Health Services.

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Walker County: 3,172 total cases, 34 deaths, 2,361 recoveries

The county reported one new case and dropped eight recoveries on Friday.  

More on the county's COVID-19 cases can be found here.

Waller County: 440 total cases, 331 recoveries

Waller County reported 10 new cases and three more recoveries on Friday. The latest on county cases are found here.

Washington County: 499 cases, 39 deaths, 365 recoveries

The county reported 48 additional COVID-19 cases, two more deaths, and 63 new recoveries on Friday.

Wharton County: 709 total cases, 11 deaths, 334 recoveries

Wharton County has 27 new COVID-19 cases and eight new recoveries on Friday. The latest on county cases is on the OEM's Facebook page.