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Posted on: September 14, 2020

[ARCHIVED] Allen COVID-19 Snapshot: September 7-13

Thirty Allen residents tested positive for COVID-19 this week, bringing the number of active cases in Allen to 38.

New Cases

Allen averaged four new cases per day during the week of September 7-13. A total of thirty new cases were added this week.

September 7-13
August 31-September 6

Total Confirmed Cases

864 Allen residents have experienced a confirmed case of COVID-19 as of September 13. There have been 12,001 confirmed cases in Collin County.


As of September 13, seventy COVID-19 patients were hospitalized in Collin County. Twenty-six of those patients were in Intensive Care Units (ICU).

ER Visits

At Collin County hospitals, Emergency Room (ER) visits from patients experiencing COVID-19 symptoms decreased to an average of 92 visits per day for the week of September 7-13.

DATEEmergency Room Visits
September 7-1392 per day (average)
August 31-September 6115 per day (average)

COVID-19 Deaths

Four Allen residents have died due to COVID-19, according to the most recent data from the Texas Department of State Health Services and Collin County Health Care Services. City-level death data has not been provided since September 2.

Six Collin County residents died this week, bringing the countywide death toll to 124.

Other Updates

Allen ISD completed its first full week of in-person learning. The Allen ISD COVID-19 Dashboard provides updates each school day on lab-confirmed positive cases of COVID-19 in the district.


Why is data only available for August 31 and beyond?

Because of changes to state and country reporting, the City of Allen began providing weekly COVID-19 snapshots on Monday, September 14 with comparative data for the previous two weeks.

What data sources are you using to create these weekly snapshots?

The City of Allen uses the Daily Reports by City (.xlsx) provided by Collin County to track new cases, active cases and total confirmed cases in Allen. ER visit and ICU occupancy data is provided by the North Central Texas Trauma Regional Advisory Council (NCTTRAC). Collin County COVID-19 death information is tracked by the Texas Department of State Health Services; as of September 2, city-level death data has not been provided.

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