July 28 COVID-19 update: Texas reports 164 new deaths, 8,341 new cases – KHOU.com

A Houston retirement home is tied for fourth-most number of COVID-19 deaths with 20. A various Houston nursing house is tied with 2 other places in El Paso and San Antonio for the most number of cumulative COVID-19 cases statewide with 117. You can find that information here.

The Houston Health Department reported 864 and eight brand-new deaths. Tuesdays count is the 13th time this month that Houston has actually reported a minimum of 800 cases in a single day.

HOUSTON– Texas reported 8,341 new COVID-19 cases and 164 brand-new deaths on Thursday. The states seven-day average of brand-new coronavirus cases had actually been on a downward pattern since July 20. The positivity rate is 12.83% since July 27, which suggests more than one in every 8 people who have been evaluated for the new coronavirus, checked positive.