COVID-19 (Coronavirus)

  1. Status of COVID-19 Cases in Hood County
  2. What restrictions are currently in place?
  3. Is my business essential or nonessential?
  4. What City services are changed?
  5. How do I stay informed?

last updated April 3, 2020, 4:00 p.m., per the Hood County Public Health Authority

Status of COVID-19 Cases in Hood County

161total COVID-19 tests reported
9positive cases
62pending laboratory confirmation
1fully recovered and released from isolation
1COVID-19-related death

Where did these people contract COVID-19?

Four people are believed to have contracted the highly contagious virus from travel, two from work contacts in Dallas Fort Worth area, and the other two contracted the illness from infected family members. One does not yet have an identified source for COVID-19 transmission.

With the exception of the recovered patient, all COVID-19 positive patients and contacts under investigation who are not hospitalized remain isolated at home in accordance with public health guidelines.

COVID-19/Coronavirus Information Update