SAN ANGELO, Texas — Positive cases of COVID-19 have increased in Tom Green County over the last seven days, according to the weekly COVID-19 report issued by the City of San Angelo on Friday.

In the latest COVID-19 report, released on Friday, September 16, 2022, the Tom Green County Health Department reported 277 new positive cases of COVID-19 since September 9, when 266 positive cases were reported. Two weeks ago, on September 2nd, 370 positive cases were reported.

Positivity rates have decreased to 15 percent from last week’s rate of 16.4 percent.

93 new hospitalizations were reported over the last week, and 10 patients are currently hospitalized due to being infected with COVID-19, a decrease of 5 patients from the week before. None of the patients are in intensive care.

The full report by the City of San Angelo is below.

DayPositive CasesHospitalizations
Saturday, September 10th4815
Sunday, September 11th2315
Monday, September 12th2614
Tuesday, September 13th5815
Wednesday, September 14th2613
Thursday, September 15th5511
Friday, September 16th4110
Totals27793
 Weekly COVID-19 report for September 2 – September 16, 2022. Courtesy: City of San Angelo.
Weekly COVID-19 report for September 2 – September 16, 2022. Courtesy: City of San Angelo.
 Daily positive cases of COVID-19 from March 11, 2020, to September 16, 2022. Courtesy: City of San Angelo.
Daily positive cases of COVID-19 from March 11, 2020, to September 16, 2022. Courtesy: City of San Angelo.
 Active hospitalizations from May 27, 2020, to September 16, 2022. Courtesy: City of San Angelo.
Active hospitalizations from May 27, 2020, to September 16, 2022. Courtesy: City of San Angelo.