June 29 data: Confirmed COVID-19 cases grow to 2,351 in Katy area

Here are the COVID-19 cases reported in the Katy area June 29. (Community Impact Newspaper staff)
Here are the COVID-19 cases reported in the Katy area June 29. (Community Impact Newspaper staff)

Here are the COVID-19 cases reported in the Katy area June 29. (Community Impact Newspaper staff)

The total number of confirmed coronavirus cases in the Katy area since the beginning of the pandemic totals 2,351, according to data available at 7 p.m. June 29.

The data reflects seven ZIP codes in the Katy area from Harris, Fort Bend and Waller counties’ respective COVID-19 information dashboards.

Only Harris County is providing full data on recoveries, deaths and active cases at the ZIP code level. Waller County is providing partial data, and Fort Bend County is only providing confirmed COVID-19 cases at the ZIP code level.

Below is a breakdown of the coronavirus case data for Katy’s three counties. Note that of the seven ZIP codes, 77449, 77084 and 77094 fall fully in Harris County. ZIP code 77441 falls fully in Fort Bend County. However, ZIP code 77493 falls within Harris and Waller counties; ZIP code 77450 falls within Harris and Fort Bend counties; and ZIP code 77494 falls within Harris, Fort Bend and Waller counties.

Harris County


The number of confirmed coronavirus cases in the six Katy-area ZIP codes in Harris County totals 2,003, according to data available at 7 p.m. June 29.

Active cases total 918, recovered cases total 1,072, and deaths total 13 in the Katy area.


Fort Bend County


Fort Bend County’s Community Impact Dashboard is reporting only the total number of confirmed coronavirus cases since the beginning of the pandemic on the ZIP code level.

Data available at 7 pm. June 29 shows the number of confirmed cases in three Katy-area ZIP codes in Fort Bend County totals 338.

Waller County

Waller County last updated its case count data June 29 on its coronavirus webpage.

According to the June 29 update, accessed at 7 p.m. June 29, the Katy area has 10 confirmed cases. Of those, six are recovered, and four are recovering.

ZIP code-level data is not for all of these cases.
By Nola Valente
A native Texan, Nola serves as reporter for the Katy edition of Community Impact Newspaper. She studied print journalism at the University of Houston and French at the University of Paris-Sorbonne in France. Nola was previously a foreign correspondent in Jerusalem, Israel covering Middle East news through an internship with an American news outlet.


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