DATA: McKinney reports 67 new cases of COVID-19, 12 recoveries in past week

As of July 30, there are 162 lab-confirmed COVID-19 patients hospitalized in Collin County. (Community Impact staff)
As of July 30, there are 162 lab-confirmed COVID-19 patients hospitalized in Collin County. (Community Impact staff)

As of July 30, there are 162 lab-confirmed COVID-19 patients hospitalized in Collin County. (Community Impact staff)

Editor’s note: This is the latest information reported by Collin County and the state of Texas through their public dashboards/websites available. As of July 30, the city of McKinney reported 67 new cases of COVID-19 between July 24-30, a 61-case decrease from the new case total the week before.

Among the ZIP codes for McKinney, 75069 has the greatest number of new confirmed cases, with 31, between July 24-30. That brings the total number of cases in that ZIP code to 375.

The second-highest number of new cases in the past week is in ZIP code 75071, which reported 24 cases between July 24-30. Over the past week, ZIP codes 75070 and 75072 reported seven and 11 new cases, respectively.



In McKinney, there have been 67 new cases of the novel coronavirus between July 24-30. This shows a slight decline in the number of new cases in recent weeks. This brings the total number of active cases in McKinney to 202, data shows. The number of confirmed cases in McKinney is 1,026. In the past week, 12 cases have recovered, and the total number of recoveries is 797.

In Collin County, there have been 588 new cases of the novel coronavirus between July 24-30. This brings the total number of active cases in Collin County to 1,430, according to data.



In addition, the data shows 10 deaths in Collin County during the past seven days. The total number of deaths since tracking began in March is 82 for Collin County.

Among the key indicators to watch among health experts is the number of hospitalizations. Collin County reports 162 lab-confirmed COVID-19 patients hospitalized as of July 30. That number has generally been fluctuating in recent days but has decreased since July 22.



Hospital capacity in the 13-county area of North Texas is being tracked by The Institute for Urban Policy Research at The University of Texas at Dallas. Data as of July 20 for Collin County shows the following.


  • Total occupancy rate: 73.2% (based on 2,345 total beds and 1,717 total patients)

  • ICU occupancy rate: 74.8%% (based on 401 ICU beds and 300 ICU patients)

  • Ventilator utilization rate: 35.7% (based on 258 ventilators and 92 ventilators in use)

By Miranda Jaimes
Miranda has been in the North Texas area since she graduated from Oklahoma Christian University in 2014. She reported and did design for a daily newspaper in Grayson County before she transitioned to a managing editor role for three weekly newspapers in Collin County. She joined Community Impact Newspaper in 2017 covering Tarrant County news, and is now back in Collin County as the editor of the McKinney edition.


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