According to the Texas Department of State Health Services (DSHS) data dashboard, there are 711 total cases of COVID-19 in Ellis County.

The DSHS has provided a chart to show the daily differences in COVID-19 numbers.

In Ellis County, the COVID-19 numbers are:

Cases: 711

Active: 293

Fatalities: 19

Recoveries: 399

Tests: 10,545

Additionally, Ellis County is hosting a free mobile testing site tomorrow at the Waxahachie Civic Center located on 2000 CivicCenter Ln.

Residents can register for testing at the mobile testing site upon arrival. Pre-registration will not be required for this testing site.

Eligible residents will be notified of the results by phone.

In order to be eligible for testing, residents must have one or more of the symptoms below:

Fever and/or chills

Cough or Sore Throat


Body aches/muscle or joint pain

Shortness of Breath



Nasal Congestion

Loss of Taste and/or Smell