Updates from Mayor Ram Gomez

July 31

Aransas Pass Mayor Ram Gomez on COVID-19

Update No. 62 (1st Update released on March 26, 2020



New Cases

Total Case Count



Aransas County





San Patricio County




Precinct 1        71

Precinct 2        77

Precinct 3        51

Precinct 4        33


Currently, the breakdown by precinct is not available.

*A large portion of the City of Aransas Pass is in Precinct 4, and a very small portion of the

City is in Precinct 1. San Patricio County does not release case numbers for specific cities.


** Per Department of State and Human Services (DSHS), a COVID-19 fatality is counted when the medical certifier attests on the death certificate that COVID-19 is the cause of death, and will be by county of residence. DSHS has just now begun reporting COVID fatalities to San Patricio County.

  • San Patricio County has issued a Face Mask Order mandating all employees or visitors in business establishments to wear a face covering.  The order will go into effect at 12:01 am on Wednesday, July 1, 2020 and continue through 11:59 pm on Friday, July 31, 2020. http://www.co.san-patricio.tx.us/upload/page/5546/docs/Public%20Information/Executive%20Order%20DK-04.pdf
  • City Parks are currently open, including the playgrounds and restrooms.  Parks users are responsible for social distancing and sanitizing their hands prior to entering and after use.
  • City Pool is CLOSED indefinitely.