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 8, 2020, 3:00 p.m., per the Hood County Public Health Authority

Status of COVID-19 Cases in Hood County

208total COVID-19 tests reported
12positive cases
49pending laboratory confirmation
1fully recovered and released from isolation
1COVID-19-related death

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.

Where did these people contract COVID-19?

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

COVID-19/Coronavirus Information Update