Hays County reports three COVID-19 deaths, adds 21 new cases July 30

Hays County's death toll rose to 28 on July 30. (Community Impact staff)
Hays County's death toll rose to 28 on July 30. (Community Impact staff)

Hays County's death toll rose to 28 on July 30. (Community Impact staff)

Numbers provided by the Hays County Local Health Department showed 21 new cases of the coronavirus July 30, bringing the total to 4,297.

The county also reported three additional deaths related to the disease: a man from San Marcos in his 70s and a man and woman from Kyle, also in their 70s. The death toll in the county is now 28.


Of the 4,297 confirmed cases, 2,896 are considered active. Currently, 23 people are hospitalized, and 57 additional recoveries have been reported.

Cases by city are broken down as follows.

  • Austin: 42*

  • Bear Creek: 1

  • Buda: 578

  • Driftwood: 32

  • Dripping Springs: 77

  • Kyle: 1,284

  • Manchaca: 3

  • Maxwell: 6

  • Mountain City: 5

  • Neiderwald: 17

  • San Marcos: 2,172

  • Uhland: 10

  • Wimberley: 69

  • Woodcreek: 1


*A small portion of Austin's ZIP codes are in Hays County.
By Evelin Garcia
Evelin Garcia covers local government, education, business and development as the reporter of Community Impact Newspaper's San Marcos/Buda/Kyle edition. Evelin is a graduate of Texas State University's School of Journalism and Mass Communication with a minor in international studies.


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