The number of Coronavirus COVID-19 cases, deaths, recoveries in greater Houston area

There have been 279,379 confirmed Coronavirus COVID-19 cases in and from the greater Houston area.

Here is a county-by-county list of reported cases, deaths, and recoveries.


Austin County: 590 total cases, 11 death, 210 recoveries

According to the Texas Department of State Health Services website, Austin County reported 11 new COVID-19 cases on Wednesday. 

Brazoria County: 13,626 total cases, 169 deaths, 11,661 recoveries

Brazoria County is reporting 105 new COVID-19 cases and 55 additional recoveries on Wednesday.  

Beginning 8/21/2020, the county adopted a new criteria in regards to recoveries.

Brazos County: 9,282 total cases, 87 deaths, 8,160 recoveries

Brazos County reported 81 new cases of COVID-19, three new deaths, and 55 new recoveries on Wednesday. More information here.

Chambers County: 1,965 total cases, 22 deaths, 1,710 recoveries

Chambers County reported a total of 28 new cases and 26 new recoveries on Wednesday. The latest county date is here.

Colorado County: 661 total cases, 4 deaths, 594 recoveries

Colorado County reported 28 news cases, 9 new recoveries on Tuesday. You can find the latest information about the county's cases on the OEM's Facebook page.

Fort Bend County: 19,978 total cases, 284 deaths, 17,890 recoveries

Fort Bend County reported 260 new COVID-19 cases, three new deaths, and 20 new recoveries on Wednesday. The latest numbers can be found on the county's dashboard.

Galveston County: 14,467 total cases, 158 deaths, 12,880 recoveries

Galveston County reported 79 new COVID-19 cases and 86 recoveries on Wednesday. For the county's latest numbers, click here

Grimes County: 1,464 total cases, 39 deaths, 1,193 recoveries

Grimes County reported 1,464 total COVID-19 cases, 39 total deaths, and added 547 recoveries on Wednesday, November 25. 

You can find the latest information about the county's cases on the OEM's Facebook page.

EDITORIAL NOTE: We now include TDCJ numbers in the Grimes County case totals. 

Harris County, including City of Houston: 187,163 total cases, 2,413 deaths, 164,199 recoveries

Harris County and the City of Houston reported 1,859 new COVID-19 cases, five new deaths, and 1,068 new recoveries on Wednesday. The latest numbers can be found on the county's dashboard

Jackson County: 825 total cases, 8 deaths, 742 recoveries

Jackson County reported 16 new cases of COVID-19, one new death, and seven new recoveries on Wednesday. 

Liberty County: 2,040 cases, 65 deaths, 1,892 recoveries

Liberty County reported 100 new COVID-19 cases, 5 more death, and 40 additional recoveries on Monday. The county is updating COVID-19 case numbers on its Facebook page.

Matagorda County: 1,236 total cases, 51 deaths, 1,018 recoveries

Matagorda County reported 13 new cases of COVID-19 on Tuesday. 

Montgomery County: 16,982 total cases, 169 deaths, 10,592 recoveries

Montgomery County reports 193 new COVID-19 cases and 91 recoveries on Wednesday.  

Polk County: 997 total cases, 42 deaths, 881 recoveries

The county reported six new COVID-19 cases on Sunday. The latest case information is found here.

San Jacinto County: 255 total cases, 14 deaths, 101 recoveries

The county reported two new COVID-19 cases on Wednesday, according to the Texas DSHS website. 

COVID-19 case totals for San Jacinto County come from the Texas Department of State Health Services.

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Walker County: 4,276 total cases, 68 deaths, 3,971 recoveries

The county reported 200 new COVID-19 cases, one new death, and added 46 new recoveries on Wednesday. 

More on the county's COVID-19 cases can be found here.

Waller County: 1,188 total cases, 17 deaths, 1,078 recoveries

Waller County reported 12 new COVID-19 cases and two new recoveries on Wednesday. The latest on county cases are found here.

Washington County: 641 cases, 48 deaths, 557 recoveries

The county reported 49 additional COVID-19 cases, one death, and 52 new recoveries on Friday. 

Wharton County: 1,743 total cases, 51 deaths, 1,577 recoveries

Wharton County reported 77 new COVID-19 cases, two deaths, and 37 recoveries on Wednesday. The latest on county cases is on the OEM's Facebook page.