Heading into Memorial Day weekend, Fort Bend County reports 9 new cases, 22 recoveries May 22

Here are the coronavirus updates to know May 22. (Community Impact staff)
Here are the coronavirus updates to know May 22. (Community Impact staff)

Here are the coronavirus updates to know May 22. (Community Impact staff)

There were 3 newly confirmed coronavirus cases inside the city of Sugar Land May 22, according to the latest data from Fort Bend County. Missouri City saw zero new cases since May 21.

Fort Bend County as whole reported nine new cases of the coronavirus May 22, bringing the total case count for the county to 1,661.



Of the 1,661 cases, there are 1,135 active cases, 485 recoveries and 41 deaths. Forty-nine Fort Bend County residents are hospitalized with the coronavirus, down one from May 21.

The charts below provide the number of cases in Fort Bend County by local jurisdictions and ZIP codes, the population in that area, and the number of cases per 1,000 residents.

All data is accurate as of 4 p.m. May 22. The county says its case-tracking dashboard will next be updated on May 26, following the Memorial Day holiday.





By Claire Shoop

Reporter, Sugar Land/Missouri City

Claire joined Community Impact Newspaper in September 2019 as the reporter for the Sugar Land/Missouri City edition. She graduated from The University of Texas at Austin in May 2019 where she studied journalism, government and Arabic. While in school, Claire was a fellow for The Texas Tribune, worked for the student newspaper, The Daily Texan, and spent a semester in Washington, D.C. She enjoys playing cards with her family and listening to the Boss, Bruce Springsteen.



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