For updates about vaccine availability and administration, visit the Vaccine Information page. Are you experiencing potential COVID-19 symptoms? The CDC offers resources and guidance for what to do if you're sick.
The City of Garland Health Department updates its case statistics as of 2 p.m. each day.
As of March 5:
Total Cases - 26,541
10.9% of Garland population - 242,914
701 (2.6%*) active cases
25,505 (96.1%*) recovered
335 deaths** (1.3%*)
*percentage of total cases
**The Texas Department of State Health Services (DSHS) reported 78 additional COVID-19 related deaths of Garland residents. These deaths were uncovered after a DSHS fatality audit for 2020 and were unreported to Dallas County or the City of Garland on a monthly basis dating back to April 2020.
See fatality demographic statistics below:
|Male - underlying
|Female - underlying
COVID-19 is a particularly serious threat to nursing homes and other long term care facilities. Local and state health officials continue to monitor such facilities and offer guidance and resources. Updates about specific Garland facilities will be posted as needed.
Each of us can take the following simple, yet effective measures to protect yourself, your family, and your co-workers and customers.