Latest in Grapevine, Colleyville, Southlake: Tarrant County reports third-most cases among Texas counties

Here are the latest coronavirus updates in Tarrant County. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)
Here are the latest coronavirus updates in Tarrant County. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)

Here are the latest coronavirus updates in Tarrant County. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)

In April, Tarrant County Public Health officials began providing more detailed information on the spread of the coronavirus in the county. Along with confirmed cases, deaths and recovery totals, the county is now breaking down information into cases and deaths by age and gender.

As of April 29, Tarrant County has the third-most confirmed cases of any county in the state with 2,088, behind Dallas County, with 3,240 cases, and Harris County, with 5,986 cases.

Currently, some 52% of Tarrant County cases of the coronavirus have been male, and 48% have been female. TCPH numbers indicate that 38% of cases are patients ages 45-64, 34% of patients are ages 25-44 and 20% of patients are age 65 and up.

Additionally, 66% of the 58 deaths due to coronavirus in the county have been male, and 64% have been patients age 65 or older.

Grapevine has reported a total of 59 cases and three deaths as of April 29. Colleyville has reported a total of 19 cases and no deaths and Southlake has reported a total of 32 cases and one death.


More information on the spread of the coronavirus in Tarrant County is available here.

Ian Pribanic contributed to this report.
By Gavin Pugh
Gavin has reported for Community Impact Newspaper since June 2017. His beat has included Dallas Area Rapid Transit, public and higher education, school and municipal governments and more. He now serves as the editor of the Grapevine, Colleyville, Southlake edition.


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