Coronavirus cases in Texas: State reports 32,332 cases and 884 deaths as of Monday


Texas reported 784 more cases of the new coronavirus Monday, an increase of about 2% over the previous day, bringing the total number of known cases to 32,332. Refugio County reported its first case Monday; over 80% of the state’s 254 counties have reported at least one case.

Harris County has reported the most cases, 6,838, followed by Dallas County, which has reported 4,133 cases. See maps of the latest case numbers for each county and case rates per 1,000 residents.

The state has reported 17 additional deaths, bringing the statewide total to 884 — an increase of about 2% from Sunday. Harris County reported four additional deaths, bringing its total to 133 deaths, more than any other county.

As of Monday, 1,533 patients are known to be hospitalized in Texas. That’s a decrease of seven patients from Sunday. At least 407,398 tests have been conducted. — Anna Novak