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Texas COVID-19 Case Notes - December 2020

At the time of initial publication by DSHS, all coronavirus data are provisional and subject to change. To document changes and explain data anomalies, DSHS publishes case notes accompanying data updates, when necessary. A listing of all available notes is available on the main Data Notes page

Case Notes - December 2020

 DSHS began reporting probable cases on 12/11/2020. Confirmed and probable cases are reported separately in the case notes below.

12/31

  • In addition to 14,604 new confirmed cases, DSHS is reporting 381 older confirmed cases recently reported by labs:  Aransas (6), Atascosa (2), Bastrop (6), Bee (5), Caldwell (1), Camp (1), Cass (1), Coleman (14), Collin (2), Comanche (1), Coryell (1), Duval (5), Eastland (2), Ellis (1), El Paso (27), Erath (2), Falls (2), Galveston (5), Grimes (1), Guadalupe (2), Hamilton (1), Hardeman (1), Harris (183), Harrison (6), Hill (2), Hood (14), Jim Wells (14), Johnson (18), Jones (1), Kaufman (2), Leon (1), Panola (1), Parker (6), Refugio (1), Rockwall (2), Runnels (2), Starr (8), Titus (2), Washington (16), Wilbarger (9), and Wise (4).
  • In addition to 3,648 new probable cases, DSHS is reporting 92 older probable cases recently reported by labs: Archer (1), Bee (3), Callahan (3), Castro (1), Coleman (6), Comanche (3), Donley (2), Duval (1), Eastland (1), Ellis (9), Fannin (1), Guadalupe (2), Hall (1), Haskell (1), Hockley (2), Hutchinson (6), Johnson (3), Jones (1), Kaufman (6), Kerr (8), Lamb (1), Matagorda (6), Motley (1), Palo Pinto (3), Parker (4), Real (1), Refugio (1), Rockwall (2), Runnels (1), Shackelford (1), Waller (3), Wheeler (1), Wilbarger (2), Wise (2), and Young (2).

12/30

  • In addition to 17,548 new confirmed cases, DSHS is reporting 308 older confirmed cases recently reported by labs: Aransas (2), Bee (14), Brazoria (2), Callahan (1), Cass (1), Coleman (1), Collin (1), Comanche (1), Eastland (1), Ellis (2), El Paso (40), Fannin (2), Frio (1), Galveston (1), Guadalupe (3), Hardeman (2), Harris (128), Harrison (1), Haskell (3), Hood (2), Johnson (21), Jones (6), Kaufman (3), Kendall (1), Lamb (3), Lavaca (1), Marion (1), Morris (1), Palo Pinto (2), Parker (9), Titus (7), Upshur (1), Wharton (3), Wilbarger (29), Wise (10), and Young (1).
  • In addition to 3,598 new probable cases, DSHS is reporting 105 older probable cases recently reported by labs: Atascosa (1), Callahan (3), Castro (1), Childress (1), Comanche (1), Ellis (12), Guadalupe (12), Hansford (1), Harrison (2), Haskell (2), Houston (5), Hutchinson (3), Jack (2), Johnson (11), Jones (9), Kaufman (4), Kendall (1), Lamb (2), Lavaca (1), Montague (1), Moore (1), Palo Pinto (1), Parker (10), Rockwall (2), Runnels (1), Stephens (6), Swisher (2), Titus (1), Waller (2), and Wise (4).

12/29

  • New cases reported today (12/29) may include several days of cases for some counties as some local health departments did not report over the holiday weekend.
  • In addition to 26,990 new confirmed cases, DSHS is reporting 1,030 older confirmed cases recently reported by labs: Archer (14), Atascosa (1), Bastrop (3), Burnet (5), Caldwell (3), Callahan (12), Clay (22), Coleman (11), Comanche (7), Cooke (20), Coryell (2), Duval (4), Eastland (8), Ellis (132), El Paso (252), Erath (9), Falls (2), Fannin (7), Fayette (1), Foard (1), Frio (3), Guadalupe (2), Hardeman (2), Hood (11), Jack (6), Johnson (83), Jones (4), Kaufman (70), Lampasas (1), Lavaca (1), Lee (1), Limestone (4), Llano (2), Medina (7), Montague (22), Palo Pinto (11), Parker (70), Rockwall (25), Runnels (5), Shackelford (1), Somervell (6), Starr (3), Throckmorton (1), Washington (5), Wilbarger (89), Willacy (2), Wilson (2), Wise (73), Young (1), and Zapata (1).
  • In addition to 4,288 new probable cases, DSHS is reporting 244 older probable cases recently reported by labs: Bastrop (1), Callahan (7), Coleman (5), Comanche (2), Cooke (1), Cottle (1), Eastland (2), Ellis (37), Erath (9), Fannin (4), Franklin (2), Freestone (6), Guadalupe (5), Hardeman (1), Harrison (6), Hill (1), Hood (12), Hopkins (13), Houston (9), Johnson (15), Jones (8), Kaufman (17), Madison (2), Montague (2), Morris (1), Nacogdoches (12), Palo Pinto (3), Panola (1), Parker (21), Rockwall (2), Runnels (5), Rusk (6), Shelby (1), Somervell (1), Starr (3), Stephens (3), Titus (6), Upshur (3), Washington (1), Wilbarger (1), and Wise (6).

12/28

  • In addition to 12,841 new confirmed cases, DSHS is reporting 964 older confirmed cases recently reported by labs: Brazoria (30), Harris (924), and Liberty (10).
  • In addition to 1,023 new probable cases, DSHS is reporting 1 older probable case recently reported by labs: Brazoria (1).

12/27

  • In addition to 6,105 new confirmed cases, DSHS is reporting 415 older confirmed cases recently reported by labs: Archer (18), Bee (2), Bowie (2), Brazoria (35), Callahan (3), Clay (23), Comanche (7), Cooke (9), Duval (1), Eastland (4), Ellis (64), El Paso (11), Erath (4), Fannin (3), Galveston (8), Hardeman (4), Harris (5), Hood (6), Jack (4), Jim Hogg (2), Johnson (34), Jones (5), Kaufman (28), Montague (12), Palo Pinto (7), Parker (34), Rockwall (15), Runnels (3), Rusk (1), Somervell (4), Starr (2), Throckmorton (1), Wilbarger (17), Willacy (1), and Wise (36).
  • In addition to 1,452 new probable cases, DSHS is reporting 74 older probable cases recently reported by labs: Bee (2), Brazoria (1), Callahan (7), Coleman (2), Cooke (1), Cottle (1), Delta (1), Ellis (9), Fannin (2), Hood (11), Howard (1), Johnson (6), Jones (13), Kaufman (1), Montague (1), Parker (9), Stephens (2), and Wise (4).

12/26

  • In addition to 2,127 new confirmed cases, DSHS is reporting 129 older confirmed cases recently reported by labs: Austin (2), Colorado (8), El Paso (5), Liberty (22), Matagorda (3), Nueces (70), Walker (13), and Waller (6).
  • In addition to 428 new probable cases, DSHS is reporting 10 older probable cases recently reported by labs: Howard (1), Nueces (5), and Walker (4).

12/25

  • In addition to 3,123 new confirmed cases, DSHS is reporting 219 older confirmed cases recently reported by labs: Aransas (1), Austin (3), Bee (5), Brazoria (20), Colorado (3), Coryell (39), Duval (5), El Paso (30), Guadalupe (1), Harris (19), Jackson (1), Jim Wells (5), Liberty (8), Matagorda (8), McMullen (1), Nueces (43), Starr (7), Walker (8), Waller (7), Wharton (4), and Willacy (1).
  • In addition to 973 new probable cases, DSHS is reporting 20 older probable cases recently reported by labs: Aransas (1), Gonzales (1), Guadalupe (4), Howard (1), Kleberg (1), Nueces (6), Walker (5), and Wharton (1).

12/24

  • In addition to 12,783 new confirmed cases, DSHS is reporting 517 older confirmed cases recently reported by labs: Austin (6), Bee (2), Brazoria (18), Callahan (5), Clay (4), Coleman (4), Colorado (4), Comanche (2), Cooke (9), Ellis (40), El Paso (31), Erath (5), Fannin (2), Galveston (3), Hall (1), Harris (83), Haskell (4), Hill (1), Hood (10), Jack (2), Jim Wells (9), Johnson (58), Jones (3), Kaufman (43), Kleberg (2), Liberty (3), Matagorda (1), McMullen (1), Montague (5), Nueces (38), Palo Pinto (4), Parker (35), Rockwall (20), Runnels (1), Shelby (1), Somervell (4), Walker (5), Waller (4), Wharton (15), Wilbarger (3), Willacy (3), Wise (21), and Young (2).
  • In addition to 3,609 new probable cases, DSHS is reporting 155 older probable cases recently reported by labs: Austin (2), Brazoria (2), Coleman (2), Dallam (1), Eastland (1), Ellis (50), Fannin (2), Hansford (1), Harrison (2), Hartley (1), Hood (1), Jack (3), Jim Wells (1), Johnson (9), Jones (2), Kaufman (17), Liberty (7), Nueces (3), Oldham (13), Parker (3), Rockwall (8), Runnels (1), Shelby (1), Stonewall (1), Upshur (5), Walker (9), Waller (1), Wise (4), and Zapata (2).

12/23

  • In addition to 19,185 new confirmed cases, DSHS is reporting 655 older confirmed cases recently reported by labs: Aransas (1), Archer (1), Atascosa (7), Austin (1), Bandera (3), Bowie (1), Brooks (3), Calhoun (1), Callahan (3), Clay (5), Coleman (1), Colorado (5), Comanche (1), Cooke (18), Dimmit (5), Duval (2), Eastland (1), Edwards (3), Ellis (30), El Paso (29), Erath (5), Fannin (1), Franklin (2), Frio (16), Galveston (1), Gillespie (13), Gonzales (4), Guadalupe (54), Hardeman (1), Harris (83), Haskell (1), Hood (11), Howard (2), Jack (3), Jackson (1), Jim Wells (10), Johnson (52), Jones (3), Karnes (4), Kaufman (45), Kendall (8), Kerr (19), Kinney (3), Kleberg (3), Lavaca (11), Liberty (8), Matagorda (1), Montague (7), Nacogdoches (1), Nueces (46), Palo Pinto (1), Parker (31), Rockwall (18), Runnels (3), San Jacinto (1), Somervell (1), Starr (2), Walker (12), Waller (4), Wharton (3), Wilbarger (5), Wilson (12), Wise (15), Young (1), and Zavala (6).
  • In addition to 3,405 new probable cases, DSHS is reporting 118 older probable cases recently reported by labs: Atascosa (2), Bandera (5), Calhoun (2), Colorado (2), Dallam (1), Eastland (3), Ellis (24), Fannin (7), Floyd (1), Gray (1), Guadalupe (3), Hardeman (1), Haskell (1), Hood (1), Jack (1), Johnson (4), Jones (9), Kaufman (12), Kerr (1), Lavaca (2), Lee (1), Liberty (3), Lipscomb (1), Nacogdoches (1), Nueces (6), Oldham (1), Palo Pinto (1), Parker (5), Rockwall (8), Runnels (2), Swisher (1), Throckmorton (1), Trinity (1), Walker (2), and Wilson (1).

    12/22

    • In addition to 16,607 new confirmed cases, DSHS is reporting 1,125 older confirmed cases recently reported by labs: Archer (10), Austin (3), Baylor (2), Bee (5), Brazoria (18), Brooks (6), Caldwell (1), Callahan (6), Clay (19), Coleman (2), Colorado (3), Comanche (4), Cooke (46), Cottle (4), Deaf Smith (2), Delta (1), Duval (4), Eastland (4), Ellis (107), Erath (6), Fannin (10), Galveston (1), Gray (1), Hansford (1), Hardeman (1), Harris (114), Hartley (2), Haskell (2), Hockley (6), Hood (21), Howard (2), Jack (6), Jim Hogg (6), Jim Wells (14), Johnson (120), Jones (23), Kaufman (131), Kent (1), Kleberg (10), Liberty (8), Madison (1), Marion (1), Medina (5), Montague (27), Nueces (45), Ochiltree (1), Oldham (1), Palo Pinto (13), Parker (82), Rockwall (48), Runnels (4), Rusk (1), Shackelford (4), Somervell (7), Starr (23), Stephens (5), Stonewall (2), Throckmorton (4), Upshur (2), Walker (11), Waller (3), Wharton (7), Wilbarger (8), Willacy (6), Wise (64), Young (16), and Zapata (1).
    • In addition to 3,318 new probable cases, DSHS is reporting 97 older probable cases recently reported by labs: Callahan (5), Coleman (1), Cooke (1), Crosby (2), Dickens (1), Eastland (1), Ellis (10), Erath (2), Fannin (1), Foard (1), Garza (1), Hansford (2), Hockley (2), Hood (5), Johnson (12), Jones (13), Kaufman (6), Knox (1), Liberty (1), Medina (2), Moore (2), Nueces (1), Parker (11), Rockwall (2), Shackelford (1), Stephens (3), Swisher (1), Wilson (1), Wise (4), and Young (1).

    12/21

    • In addition to 8,107 new confirmed cases, DSHS is reporting 902 older confirmed cases recently reported by labs: Austin (2), Bexar (764), Colorado (2), El Paso (10), Harris (82), Liberty (2), Matagorda (5), Nueces (19), Walker (10), and Wharton (6).
    • In addition to 1,227 new probable cases, DSHS is reporting 44 older probable cases recently reported by labs: Bexar (40), Hopkins (1), Liberty (1), Matagorda (1), and Nueces (1).

    12/20

    • In addition to 6,244 new confirmed cases, DSHS is reporting 150 older confirmed cases recently reported by labs: Aransas (3), Austin (3), Bee (3), Bowie (2), Brazoria (20), Brooks (2), Cass (4), Colorado (2), Delta (1), Duval (3), El Paso (8), Galveston (3), Harris (41), Harrison (3), Jim Hogg (1), Jim Wells (13), Liberty (5), Matagorda (2), Morris (1), Red River (1), Shelby (1), Starr (4), Upshur (1), Walker (6), Waller (3), Wharton (12), and Willacy (2).
    • In addition to 1,372 new probable cases, DSHS is reporting 14 older probable cases recently reported by labs: Austin (2), Brazoria (1), Hopkins (1), Houston (1), Liberty (1), Matagorda (1), Nacogdoches (2), San Jacinto (1), and Walker (4).

    12/19

    • In addition to 12,914 new confirmed cases, DSHS is reporting 891 older confirmed cases recently reported by labs: Aransas (1), Bee (1), Brazoria (16),Brooks (1), Callahan (3), Camp (6), Cass (1), Childress (3), Clay (1), Coleman (1), Collin (7), Colorado (2), Cooke (6), Cottle (1), Crosby (1), Deaf Smith (1), Duval (1), Eastland (1), Ellis (32), El Paso (49), Erath (5), Fannin (2), Franklin (5), Galveston (4), Hall (1), Hardeman (2), Harris (459), Hockley (1), Hood (13), Houston (1), Hutchinson (1), Jim Hogg (1), Jim Wells (7), Johnson (56), Jones (3), Kaufman (34), Kleberg (3), Lamb (1), Liberty (5), Matagorda (2), Medina (3), Montague (3), Morris (1), Nacogdoches (3), Palo Pinto (4), Parker (46), Parmer (1), Rockwall (14), Runnels (2), Somervell (2), Starr (7), Stephens (1), Throckmorton (1), Titus (4), Walker (21), Waller (7), Wharton (6), Willacy (2), Wise (17), Young (4), and Zapata (1).
    • In addition to 3,974 new probable cases, DSHS is reporting 128 older probable cases recently reported by labs: Aransas (1), Bee (1), Bowie (8), Brazoria (4), Callahan (1), Castro (3), Comanche (1), Crosby (1), Deaf Smith (1), Eastland (1), Ellis (11), Fannin (4), Floyd (1), Garza (1), Harrison (1), Hockley (2), Hood (4), Hopkins (2), Houston (17), Johnson (8), Jones (1), Kaufman (11), Kleberg (1), Liberty (6), Marion (2), Montague (3), Morris (1), Palo Pinto (2), Parker (8), Red River (2), Rockwall (4), Sherman (1), Titus (1), Trinity (1), Upshur (1), Walker (2), Washington (1), and Wise (7).

    12/18

      • In addition to 12,192 new confirmed cases, DSHS is reporting 1,061 older confirmed cases recently reported by labs: Archer (1), Atascosa (5), Austin (3), Bandera (3), Bee (2), Bowie (17), Brazoria (22), Brooks (2), Calhoun (2), Callahan (1), Cass (2), Clay (3), Collin (5), Comanche (2), Cooke (20), Dimmit (2), Duval (4), Eastland (12), Ellis (42), El Paso (43), Erath (6), Falls (1), Fannin (3), Frio (7), Galveston (7), Gillespie (6), Gonzales (1), Guadalupe (29), Harris (503), Haskell (1), Hockley (3), Hood (10), Hutchinson (1), Jack (1), Jim Hogg (1), Jim Wells (8), Johnson (59), Jones (2), Kaufman (41), Kendall (3), Kerr (5), Kinney (9), Kleberg (1), Lamb (1), Lavaca (6), Liberty (2), Limestone (1), Lipscomb (1), Matagorda (4), Medina (4), Montague (7), Palo Pinto (8), Parker (27), Refugio (1), Rockwall (26), Runnels (5), Somervell (2), Starr (2), Stonewall (1), Walker (5), Waller (7), Wharton (6), Wilbarger (2), Willacy (7), Wilson (4), Wise (19), Young (10), and Zapata (2).
      • In addition to 3,427 new probable cases, DSHS is reporting 112 older probable cases recently reported by labs: Austin (1), Brazoria (12), Callahan (2), Colorado (1), Comanche (1), Cooke (1), Crosby (1), Eastland (1), Ellis (6), Fannin (2), Garza (1), Hansford (7), Harrison (1), Haskell (1), Hockley (2), Hood (5), Hutchinson (2), Jackson (1), Johnson (10), Jones (5), Kaufman (7), Liberty (8), Medina (3), Ochiltree (1), Palo Pinto (1), Parker (5), Parmer (1), Rockwall (4), Rusk (1), Somervell (1), Starr (1), Stephens (2), Swisher (1), Walker (2), Waller (1), Wharton (1), Wilbarger (4), Wise (4), and Young (1).

      12/17

      • In addition to 16,864 new confirmed cases, DSHS is reporting 614 older confirmed cases recently reported by labs: Aransas (4), Archer (1), Austin (5), Baylor (1), Brazoria (70), Brooks (1), Callahan (1), Childress (1), Clay (2), Coleman (1), Colorado (3), Comanche (3), Cooke (14), Cottle (1), Duval (4), Eastland (1), Edwards (1), Ellis (40), El Paso (31), Erath (10), Fannin (2), Foard (1), Franklin (8), Galveston (1), Guadalupe (8), Hardeman (43), Harris (59), Haskell (4), Hemphill (1), Hood (6), Hopkins (1), Houston (1), Jack (1), Jim Hogg (3), Jim Wells (3), Johnson (60), Jones (2), Kaufman (47), Kenedy (1), Kent (1), Kleberg (5), Liberty (15), Matagorda (5), Montague (5), Moore (1), Morris (1), Palo Pinto (1), Parker (26), Parmer (1), Rockwall (31), Runnels (3), Shelby (1), Starr (7), Stephens (2), Titus (1), Trinity (1), Waller (3), Wharton (12), Wilbarger (8), Willacy (6), Wise (24), Young (4), and Zapata (3).
      • In addition to 3,524 new probable cases, DSHS is reporting 194 older probable cases recently reported by labs: Archer (3), Bailey (3), Callahan (3), Clay (2), Coleman (1), Cooke (3), Deaf Smith (2), Eastland (1), Ellis (12), Erath (1), Floyd (2), Gray (1), Haskell (4), Hill (1), Hockley (2), Hood (3), Houston (1), Johnson (7), Jones (16), Kaufman (5), Kent (4), Lamb (3), Liberty (2), Montague (76), Nacogdoches (1), Palo Pinto (2), Parker (8), Parmer (1), Rockwall (5), Runnels (2), Stephens (4), Stonewall (1), Wilbarger (3), Wise (8), and Young (1).
      • Statewide and Hidalgo County totals were updated to remove 14,220 probable and suspected cases the county previously included in its confirmed case totals.

        12/16

        • In addition to 14,805 new confirmed cases, DSHS is reporting 671 older confirmed cases recently reported by labs: Archer (5), Atascosa (9), Austin (2), Bandera (3), Briscoe (1), Brooks (3), Clay (3), Colorado (1), Comanche (3), Cooke (14), Deaf Smith (1), Dickens (1), Dimmit (5), Duval (8), Eastland (3), El Paso (24), Ellis (32), Erath (8), Fannin (4), Frio (15), Galveston (3), Gillespie (23), Gonzales (4), Guadalupe (55), Hardeman (1), Harris (136), Hemphill (1), Hood (3), Hutchinson (1), Jack (1), Jim Hogg (1), Jim Wells (12), Johnson (45), Jones (3), Karnes (4), Kaufman (19), Kendall (11), Kerr (15), Kinney (11), Kleberg (3), Lamb (1), Lavaca (8), Liberty (3), Matagorda (5), Montague (4), Moore (3), Morris (1), Nueces (22), Palo Pinto (10), Parker (20), Real (2), Rockwall (9), Runnels (1), Somervell (1), Starr (1), Titus (1), Victoria (3), Walker (1), Waller (9), Wharton (4), Wheeler (1), Wilbarger (6), Willacy (7), Wilson (16), Wise (27), Young (2), Zapata (4), and Zavala (2).
        • In addition to 3,202 new probable cases, DSHS is reporting 124 older probable cases recently reported by labs: Austin (1), Briscoe (2), Calhoun (1), Callahan (2), Collingsworth (1), Colorado (2), Cooke (2), Deaf Smith (2), Dickens (1), Ellis (5), Fannin (1), Floyd (1), Frio (1), Gonzales (1), Guadalupe (1), Hansford (3), Haskell (1), Hockley (1), Hood (4), Jackson (1), Johnson (9), Jones (6), Karnes (4), Kaufman (12), Kerr (1), Kleberg (22), Lavaca (1), Liberty (2), Nueces (1), Palo Pinto (1), Parker (10), Parmer (1), Rockwall (1), Runnels (1), Shackelford (1), Somervell (2), Stephens (1), Walker (2), Wilbarger (1), Wilson (1), and Wise (10).

        12/15

        • In addition to 14,569 new confirmed cases, DSHS is also reporting 824 older confirmed cases reported by labs: Archer (18), Bastrop (1), Baylor (3), Bee (4), Bexar (44), Blanco (1), Bowie (1), Brooks (11), Callahan (6), Cass (1), Childress (1), Clay (26), Coleman (7), Colorado (2), Comanche (2), Cooke (13), Cottle (1), Duval (3), Eastland (3), Ellis (90), El Paso (44), Erath (7), Fannin (8), Galveston (9), Grimes (1), Hardeman (11), Harris (67), Haskell (3), Hockley (1), Hood (11), Hopkins (1), Hutchinson (2), Jack (1), Jim Hogg (5), Jim Wells (8), Johnson (81), Jones (6), Kaufman (51), Kleberg (8), Lamb (1), Liberty (23), Matagorda (12), Medina (7), Montague (12), Moore (1), Palo Pinto (14), Parker (57), Parmer (2), Rockwall (28), Runnels (2), Shackelford (3), Starr (9), Stephens (2), Titus (1), Walker (9), Waller (12), Wharton (12), Wilbarger (21), Wise (30), Young (3).
        • In addition to 2754 new probable cases, DSHS is also reporting 250 older probable cases reported by labs: Archer (2), Austin (2), Bailey (1), Briscoe (1), Burleson (2), Callahan (1), Clay (1), Comanche (1), Ellis (9), Erath (7), Fannin (1), Floyd (5), Gray (1), Grimes (2), Guadalupe (5), Hansford (1), Hockley (1), Hood (14), Jim Hogg (1), Johnson (9), Jones (2), Kaufman (19), Kleberg (99), Lamb (2), Liberty (4), Matagorda (7), Medina (6), Montague (1), Moore (1), Nacogdoches (1), Parker (17), Parmer (3), Rockwall (8), Runnels (1), San Jacinto (1), Shackelford (1), Somervell (1), Starr (1), Stephens (3), Swisher (1), Wilbarger (1), Wise (2), Young (1).

          12/14

          • In addition to 8,771 new confirmed cases, DSHS is reporting 126 older confirmed cases recently reported by labs: Austin (6), Colorado (1), El Paso (8), Harris (62), Liberty (13), Matagorda (4), Walker (20), Waller (7), and Wharton (5).
          • In addition to 804 new probable cases, DSHS is reporting 1 older probable cases recently reported by labs: Waller (1).
          • Counties in Region 9/10 reported a decrease of 14 confirmed cases due to ongoing quality assurance processes. This decrease is included in the cumulative statewide count but not the new confirmed cases for today.
          • Counties in Region 9/10 reported a decrease of 258 probable cases due to ongoing quality assurance processes. This decrease is included in the cumulative statewide count but not the new probable cases for today.

          12/13

          • In addition to 6479 new cases, DSHS is also reporting 156 older confirmed cases reported by labs: Aransas (1), Bee (5), Brazoria (8), Duval (1), El Paso (7), Galveston (8), Harris (78), Jim Hogg (2), Jim Wells (1), Liberty (4), Matagorda (1), Nueces (28), Starr (1), Walker (1), Waller (3), Wharton (1), Zapata (6).
          • In addition to 1671 new cases, DSHS is also reporting 43 older probable cases reported by labs: Aransas (1), Bee (5), Brazoria (21), Brooks (2), Duval (1), Jim Wells (5), Liberty (5), Waller (3).

            12/12

            • In addition to 13,254 new confirmed cases, DSHS is also reporting 446 older confirmed cases reported by labs: Atascosa (7), Brewster (2), Callahan (2), Childress (2), Clay (1), Coleman (5), Collin (4), Comanche (1), Cooke (4), Cottle (1), Deaf Smith (1), DeWitt (2), Dimmit (4), Ellis (7), El Paso (108), Erath (1), Fannin (4), Foard (1), Franklin (2), Frio (2), Galveston (7), Gillespie (1), Gonzales (2), Guadalupe (35), Hardeman (3), Harris (93), Harrison (9), Haskell (1), Hockley (1), Hood (4), Jackson (1), Johnson (10), Kaufman (20), Kendall (7), Kerr (1), Kleberg (1), Lamb (1), Liberty (2), Montague (1), Palo Pinto (4), Parker (39), Pecos (4), Rockwall (11), Runnels (1), Rusk (1), Upshur (1), Victoria (1), Wilbarger (2), Willacy (1), Wilson (7), Wise (5), Young (2), Zapata (2), Zavala (4).
            • In addition to 2,564 new probable cases, DSHS is also reporting 96 older probable cases reported by labs: Armstrong (1), Atascosa (4), Bailey 2), Bandera (3), Bowie (2), Briscoe (1), Callahan (1), Castro (1), Clay (1), Cooke (1), Deaf Smith (2), Edwards (1), Ellis (4), Erath (1), Fannin (4), Floyd (2), Franklin (1), Garza (2), Gillespie (1), Gray (1), Guadalupe (4), Hansford (4), Haskell (1), Hutchinson (2), Jack (5), Johnson (5), Jones (1), Kaufman (4), Kendall (2), Kerr (1), Lavaca (2), Liberty (3), Moore (4), Nacogdoches (2), Ochiltree (2), Palo Pinto (2), Parker (2), Reagan (1), Rockwall (4), Runnels (1), Somervell (1), Stephens (1), Wilbarger (4), Wise (2).

              12/11

              • In addition to 11,523 new confirmed cases, DSHS is reporting 319 older confirmed cases recently reported by labs: Archer (5), Bandera (2), Bowie (5), Brazoria (1), Callahan (1), Carson (3), Clay (2), Coleman (5), Comanche (8), Cooke (1), Deaf Smith (2), Eastland (5), Edwards (1), El Paso (52), Ellis (2), Erath (3), Falls (16), Fannin (2), Fayette (5), Gray (1), Guadalupe (1), Hall (2), Harris (99), Haskell (1), Hockley (2), Hood (1), Hutchinson (7), Jack (1), Jackson (2), Johnson (11), Jones (1), Kaufman (7), Kendall (1), Kerr (6), Lamb (1), Lavaca (1), Moore (2), Nacogdoches (2), Parker (2), Rockwall (5), Runnels (1), San Saba (1), Wilbarger (36), Willacy (1), Wilson (1), Wise (1), Zavala (1).
                      • Counties in Region 9/10 reported a decrease of 96 confirmed cases due to ongoing quality assurance processes. This decrease is included in the cumulative statewide count but not the new cases for today.
                      • In addition 2,624 new probable cases, DSHS is reporting 81 older probable cases recently reported by labs: Archer (2), Armstrong (1), Atascosa (2), Callahan (3), Comanche (1), Donley (1), Eastland (3), Ellis (12), Erath (5), Hardeman (1), Haskell (1), Hood (2), Hopkins (1), Johnson (10), Jones (2), Kaufman (9), Kent (1), Kerr (1), Parker (11), Parmer (1), Rockwall (2), Shackelford (1), Stephens (3), Swisher (1), Wilbarger (2), Wise (2).

                      12/10

                      • In addition to 12,211 new cases, DSHS is reporting 335 older cases recently reported by labs: Archer (1), Bee (1), Bowie (1), Clay (2), Collin (38), Colorado (1), Comanche (4), Cooke (2), Eastland (2), Edwards (1), Ellis (6), El Paso (43), Erath (7), Falls (1), Fannin (3), Galveston (2), Guadalupe (3), Harris (158), Harrison (4), Hood (4), Houston (2), Johnson (8), Kaufman (10), Kendall (1), Kimble (3), Liberty (2), Martin (1), Montague (1), Parker (2), Rockwall (6), Runnels (2), San Saba (2), Shelby (2), Somervell (1), Stephens (1), Wharton (1), Winkler (1), Wise (4), and Young (1).
                      • Counties in Region 9/10 reported a decrease of 88 confirmed cases due to ongoing quality assurance processes. This decrease is included in the cumulative statewide count but not the new cases for today.

                      12/9

                      • Pecos County cases were overreported by 8 on Dec. 8. The county and statewide case totals for 12/8 have been corrected.
                      • In addition to 10,930 new cases, DSHS is reporting 248 older cases recently reported by labs: Atascosa (3), Bandera (1), Borden (5), Castro (1), Childress (1), Collin (7), Collingsworth (44), Colorado (2), El Paso (21), Ellis (6), Erath (1), Guadalupe (15), Harris (55), Hartley (1), Haskell (1), Hockley (1), Hood (2), Howard (1), Hutchinson (1), Johnson (11), Jones (3), Kaufman (8), Kendall (2), Kerr (1), Kleberg (7), Lavaca (1), Lipscomb (1), Matagorda (1), McMullen (1), Medina (4), Nacogdoches (9), Palo Pinto (1), Parker (3), Reeves (4), Rockwall (9), Somervell (1), Wilbarger (1), Wilson (3), Wise (3), Young (2), Zapata (1), and Zavala (2).

                      12/8

                        • In addition to 15,103 new cases, DSHS is reporting 415 older cases recently reported by labs: Atascosa (1), Austin (2), Bandera (1), Bexar (70), Bowie (1), Calhoun (1), Callahan (1), Camp (5), Clay (1), Cochran (1), Collin (8), Collingsworth (1), Cooke (2), Deaf Smith (1), Dimmit (1), Donley (1), Ellis (14), El Paso (26), Erath (6), Fannin (3), Galveston (1), Guadalupe (10), Hamilton (1), Harris (121), Harrison (1), Hood (2), Hutchinson (1), Jack (2), Jackson (1), Johnson (38), Karnes (1), Kaufman (21), Knox (2), Medina (1), Montague (3), Moore (3), Nacogdoches (4), Ochiltree (1), Palo Pinto (8), Parker (9), Rockwall (9), Runnels (1), San Jacinto (1), Somervell (2), Starr (1), Waller (3), Wheeler (1), Wilbarger (9), Wise (7), Young (3).
                        • Statewide and Lamar County totals were updated to remove 1,228 probable cases the county previously included in its confirmed case totals.

                        12/7

                        • In addition to 8,712 new cases, DSHS is reporting 179 older cases recently reported by labs: Bexar (59), Collin (2), El Paso (7), Harris (111).

                        12/6

                        • In addition to 8,436 new cases, DSHS is reporting 137 older cases recently reported by labs: Brazoria (55), El Paso (5), Galveston (4), Harris (73).

                          12/5

                          • In addition to 11,672 new cases, DSHS is reporting 296 older cases recently reported by labs: Austin (1), Bowie (11), Brazoria (21), Camp (7), Carson (2), Cochran (1), Deaf Smith (1), Ellis (2), El Paso (24), Erath (4), Fannin (1), Galveston (3), Gillespie (1), Harris (102), Harrison (7), Howard (1), Hutchinson (1), Jack (1), Johnson (17), Jones (2), Kaufman (12), Lamb (3), Lavaca (2), Lipscomb (1), Marion (1), Matagorda (1), Medina (1), Montague (2), Morris (1), Palo Pinto (1), Panola (3), Parker (2), Parmer (5), Pecos (6), Reeves 5), Rockwall (2), Rusk (2), Shelby (1), Starr (7), Stephens (1), Titus (1), Trinity (1), Upshur (7), Victoria (4), Ward (1), Wilbarger (7), Winkler (2), Wise (2), Zapata (2).
                          • Counties in Region 9/10 reported a decrease of 30 new confirmed cases due to ongoing quality assurance processes. This decrease is included in the cumulative statewide count but not the new cases for today.

                            12/4

                            • In addition to 13,581 new cases, DSHS is reporting 263 older cases recently reported by labs: Atascosa (3), Bowie (1), Cass (1), Culberson (1), Dallam (3), Eastland (2), El Paso (39), Ellis (4), Erath (3), Freestone (11), Galveston (4), Garza (1), Goliad (1), Guadalupe (18), Hall (1), Hamilton (4), Harris (76), Harrison (2), Hockley (1), Hood (1), Hopkins (1), Hutchinson (1), Johnson (5), Kaufman (8), Kendall (1), Lamb (1), Lampasas (21), Lee (11), Mason (1), Medina (1), Montague (5), Moore (2), Palo Pinto (2), Parker (5), Parmer (1), Pecos (1), Red River (1), Reeves (1), Rockwall (5), Runnels (1), Rusk (1), San Jacinto (1), Somervell (1), Stonewall (1), Swisher (1), Upshur (1), Wilbarger (1), Wise (2), Zapata (1), Zavala (1),
                            • Counties in Region 2/3 reported a decrease of 112 new confirmed cases due to the removal of incorrect addresses. This decrease is included in the cumulative statewide count but not the new cases for today.
                            • Counties in Region 9/10 reported a decrease of 33 new confirmed cases due to ongoing quality assurance processes. This decrease is included in the cumulative statewide count but not the new cases for today.

                            12/3

                            • In addition to 13,857 new cases, DSHS is reporting 582 older cases recently reported by labs: Bailey (1), Bee (1), Bowie (1), Calhoun (1), Carson (1), Castro (13), Clay (2), Comanche (1), Cooke (1), Cottle (1), Crosby (1), Deaf Smith (173), Eastland (3), Ellis (12), El Paso (147), Erath (5), Fannin (3), Fort Bend (3), Frio (2), Galveston (4), Gray (2), Harris (59), Haskell (2), Hood (8), Howard (1), Hutchinson (1), Johnson (29), Jones (2), Karnes (1), Kaufman (8), Kerr (1), Knox (2), Lamb (2), Moore (3), Nacogdoches (2), Oldham (1), Palo Pinto (3), Parker (14), Parmer (8), Red River (1), Refugio (1), Rockwall (4), Shackelford (1), Shelby (1), Somervell (1), Stephens (1), Stonewall (2), Swisher (1), Trinity (1), Ward (1), Wheeler (1), Wilbarger (22), Wilson (5), Wise (7), Young (6), and Zapata (1).

                            12/2

                            • In addition to 14,758 new cases, DSHS is reporting 1,666 older cases recently reported by labs: Archer (4), Armstrong (1), Atascosa (57), Bandera (12), Calhoun (1), Callahan (4), Clay (11), Cochran (1), Coleman (1), Collin (2), Colorado (1), Comanche (9), Cooke (28), Cottle (1), Deaf Smith (1), Dimmit (1), Eastland (4), Edwards (1), Ellis (160), El Paso (496), Erath (20), Fannin (9), Foard (1), Frio (7), Gillespie (71), Goliad (1), Gonzales (9), Guadalupe (78), Hardeman (4), Harris (31), Hockley (1), Hood (26), Jack (8), Jackson (4), Jim Wells (1), Johnson (102), Jones (12), Karnes (2), Kaufman (87), Kendall (20), Kent (1), Kerr (18), Kinney (2), Lavaca (5), Liberty (1), Lipscomb (1), Medina (11), Montague (25), Moore (2), Palo Pinto (35), Parker (54), Parmer (1), Pecos (1), Reeves (6), Rockwall (59), Runnels (10), Shackelford (2), Somervell (15), Ward (2), Wharton (1), Wilbarger (10), Wilson (37), Wise (38), Young (6), Zapata (4), and Zavala (29).

                            12/1

                            • Galveston County cumulative and new cases were overreported by 270 on Nov. 30. The county and statewide case totals have been corrected.
                            • In addition to 15,182 new cases, DSHS is reporting 1,227 older cases recently reported by labs: Aransas (13), Armstrong (2), Austin (1), Bee (6), Bexar (720), Brooks (3), Caldwell (1), Childress (1), Collingsworth (1), Dimmit (1), Duval (3), El Paso (261), Galveston (3), Garza (1), Gonzales (3), Gray (2), Guadalupe (1), Harris (72), Hutchinson (1), Jim Hogg (3), Jim Wells (20), Kenedy (2), Kleberg (9), Liberty (3), McMullen (1), Medina (67), Motley (1), Parmer (1), Starr (5), Walker (6), Waller (2), Willacy (2), Zapata (9).
                            Last updated December 31, 2020