Active coronavirus cases remain stable in Williamson County as total cases rise again

This latest total includes 1,168 active cases, or people who are currently infected with the coronavirus. (Community Impact staff)
This latest total includes 1,168 active cases, or people who are currently infected with the coronavirus. (Community Impact staff)

This latest total includes 1,168 active cases, or people who are currently infected with the coronavirus. (Community Impact staff)

The total number of coronavirus cases in Williamson County has risen to 4,210 as of Aug. 26, according to the latest update from the Tennessee Department of Health. This marks an increase of 42 new cases since the department’s last update Aug. 25.

Over the past two days, Williamson County has seen a lower-than-average rise in newly reported cases.

This latest total includes 1,168 active cases, or people who are currently infected with the coronavirus. The estimated number of recovered cases in Williamson County now totals 3,015. Williamson County Schools remains in the "low spread" scenario outlined in its reopening framework.

Statewide, cases now total 147,353, an increase of 1,936 since Aug. 25.

Since the pandemic reached Tennessee in March, more than 1,600 deaths have been reported, and over 6,600 individuals have been hospitalized. An estimated 109,765 residents have recovered from the virus.


See Williamson County's active case history below.
By Wendy Sturges
A Houston native and graduate of St. Edward's University in Austin, Wendy Sturges has worked as a community journalist covering local government, health care, business and development since 2011. She has worked with Community Impact since 2015 as a reporter and editor and moved to Tennessee in 2019.