DATA: Case counts begin to rise Aug. 4-6 after dip in late July, early August

Here are the coronavirus data updates to know in Brazoria County. (Community Impact Newspaper staff)
Here are the coronavirus data updates to know in Brazoria County. (Community Impact Newspaper staff)

Here are the coronavirus data updates to know in Brazoria County. (Community Impact Newspaper staff)

Brazoria County reported 71 new active confirmed coronavirus cases Aug. 3, the smallest amount the county has reported since July 1. However, case counts started to climb again Aug. 4-6.

On Aug. 4, the county reported 108 new active confirmed coronavirus cases. The county reported 100 new cases Aug. 5 and 127 new cases Aug. 6.

The county also reported 26 recoveries Aug. 3, 59 recoveries Aug. 4, 61 recoveries Aug. 5 and 89 recoveries Aug. 6. The county also reported nine deaths Aug. 5.


Pearland reported more cases than any other city in the county Aug. 3-6. The city also has more positive cases than any other city in the county overall.

The majority of cases in the county were reported in the 20-29 age bracket. The 20-29 and 30-39 age brackets reported the most cases Aug. 3-6.
By Haley Morrison
Haley Morrison came to Community Impact Newspaper in 2017 after graduating from Baylor University. She was promoted to editor in February 2019. Haley primarily covers city government.


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