HOUSTON – There are more coronavirus cases in Houston and Harris County than any other place in Texas, according to a map from the Texas Department of Health and Human Services.
As of Friday evening, 145 counties in the state reported cases of coronavirus and Harris County outpaced all counties in the state in the number of positive cases.
In fact, between Houston and Harris County, there were more than 1,100 cases reported as of Friday evening, which was more than half of all the cases reported in the greater Houston area.
When COVID-19 cases from counties in the greater Houston area are added to that total, including Fort Bend, Montgomery and Galveston counties, the Houston-area far outpaces other places in the state.
See a breakdown of coronavirus cases in the Houston area below:
The dashboard below from the Texas Department of Health and Human Services tracks coronavirus cases around the Lone Star State.