12 new cases from 425 tests in Hays County on May 20

Here are the latest coronavirus updates from Hays County. (Community Impact staff)
Here are the latest coronavirus updates from Hays County. (Community Impact staff)

Here are the latest coronavirus updates from Hays County. (Community Impact staff)

Twelve new cases were reported in Hays County with 425 more tests, according to county numbers May 20.

The number of total confirmed cases is 250, with 3,133 tests having been administered in the county of approximately 230,000 residents. The numbers include 92 active cases and 155 patients who have recovered. Currently, six of 27 patients remain hospitalized, and there have been three deaths reported in the county.


Case totals are listed below by the patients' city of residence.

  • Kyle: 121

  • Bear Creek: 1

  • San Marcos: 70

  • Buda: 30

  • Dripping Springs: 6

  • Wimberley: 10

  • Austin: 7 (a small portion of Austin is in Hays County)

  • Driftwood: 2

  • Neiderwald: 2

  • Uhland: 1

By Joe Warner
Joe Warner is executive editor of Community Impact Newspaper. He previously served as managing editor for Central Texas and senior editor of the flagship Round Rock, Pflugerville and Hutto newspaper. He came to Central Texas from Metro Detroit, where he was editor and general manager of several daily and weekly publications. He is the former president of the Michigan Press Association and was on the MPA board of directors for nine years.