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

There have been 238,859 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: 514 total cases, 5 death, 210 recoveries

According to the Texas Department of State Health Services website, Austin County reported one new COVID-19 case on Sunday.  

Brazoria County: 11,333 total cases, 153 deaths, 10,488 recoveries

Brazoria County is reporting 53 new COVID-19 cases, one more death, and 46 recoveries on Tuesday. 

Beginning 8/21/2020, the county adopted a new criteria in regards to recoveries. 

Brazos County: 7,564 total cases, 66 deaths, 6,988 recoveries

Brazos County reported 30 new cases of COVID-19 and 38 more recoveries on Tuesday. More information here.

Chambers County: 1,565 total cases, 20 deaths, 1,490 recoveries

Chambers County reported nine new COVID-19 cases and 15 more recoveries on Tuesday. The latest county date is here.

Colorado County: 556 total cases, 4 deaths, 547 recoveries

Colorado County reported four new cases of COVID-19 and six more recoveries late on Monday. You can find the latest information about the county's cases on the OEM's Facebook page.

Fort Bend County: 17,556 total cases, 241 deaths, 16,607 recoveries

Fort Bend County reported 70 new COVID-19 cases, two more deaths, and 97 new recoveries on Tuesday. The latest numbers can be found on the county's dashboard.

Galveston County: 12,490 total cases, 153 deaths, 11,600 recoveries

Galveston County reported 86 new COVID-19 cases, two deaths, and 42 additional recoveries on Tuesday. For the county's latest numbers, click here

Grimes County: 1,237 total cases, 35 deaths, 1,052 recoveries

Grimes County reported 1,237 total COVID-19 cases, 35 total deaths, and 1,052 new recoveries on Monday, Oct. 19. You can find the latest information about the county's cases on the OEM's Facebook page.

EDITORIAL NOTE: We now include TDCJ numbers in the Grimes County case totals. 

Harris County, including City of Houston: 159,617 total cases, 2,197 deaths, 132,133 recoveries

Harris County and the City of Houston reported 345 new COVID-19 cases, seven deaths, and 208 additional recoveries on Tuesday. The latest numbers can be found on the county's dashboard

Jackson County: 649 total cases, 7 deaths, 628 recoveries

Jackson County reported seven new cases of COVID-19 cases and three recoveries on Monday.

Liberty County: 1,827 cases, 57 deaths, 1,732 recoveries

Liberty County reported 26 new COVID-19 cases, four more deaths, and 40 additional recoveries on Monday. The county is updating COVID-19 case numbers on its Facebook page.

Matagorda County: 1,098 total cases, 51 deaths, 1,018 recoveries

Matagorda County reported five new cases of COVID-19 on Tuesday. 

Montgomery County: 13,917 total cases, 151 deaths, 8,798 recoveries

Montgomery County reports 121 new COVID-19 cases and 55 recoveries on Tuesday. 

Polk County: 914 total cases, 35 deaths, 844 recoveries

The county reported two new COVID-19 cases, three new deaths, and six new recoveries on Tuesday. The latest case information is found here.

San Jacinto County: 238 total cases, 7 deaths, 101 recoveries

The county reported one new COVID-19 case on Tuesday, according to the Texas DSHS website. 

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

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Walker County: 4,584 total cases, 51 deaths, 3,775 recoveries

The county reported 32 new cases of COVID-19 and 17 additional recoveries on Tuesday.  

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

Waller County: 1,028 total cases, 15 deaths, 951 recoveries

Waller County reported 37 new cases and 63 more recoveries on Tuesday. The latest on county cases are found here.

Washington County: 641 cases, 48 deaths, 557 recoveries

The county reported 49 additional COVID-19 cases, one death, and 52 new recoveries on Friday. 

Wharton County: 1,531 total cases, 47 deaths, 1,431 recoveries

Wharton County reported 25 new COVID-19 cases and five additional recoveries on Tuesday. The latest on county cases is on the OEM's Facebook page.