Travis County tops 700 new COVID-19 cases for second straight day July 9

Travis County has had 13,864 total confirmed coronavirus cases since the beginning of the pandemic as of July 9. (Community Impact staff)
Travis County has had 13,864 total confirmed coronavirus cases since the beginning of the pandemic as of July 9. (Community Impact staff)

Travis County has had 13,864 total confirmed coronavirus cases since the beginning of the pandemic as of July 9. (Community Impact staff)

With 703 new coronavirus cases in Travis County July 9, the county’s total since the beginning of the pandemic now stands at 13,864, according to Austin Public Health.

Active coronavirus hospitalizations stand at 440 in the Austin Metropolitan Statistical Area, while the area saw 66 new admissions into hospitals, slightly dropping the seven-day moving average to 71.6 per day.


After reporting 22 deaths in three days, Travis County did not report any new coronavirus deaths July 9. There have been 159 total deaths, and estimated recoveries in the county stand at 10,314.


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