Bastrop County on Tuesday reported eight new cases of COVID-19, the respiratory disease caused by the coronavirus, bringing its total to 219.


The new cases represent a 4% increase from Monday when the county reported having 211 cases, according to county data. In the last seven days, known cases have risen by 20%, from 182 on May 26 to 219 Tuesday.


Eighty-nine patients have recovered from the virus. Three deaths, including one reported Friday, have been linked to COVID-19.


As of Tuesday, five coronavirus cases have been reported in Bastrop, nine in Smithville, 69 in Elgin and 136 in unincorporated areas, according to county data.


Bastrop County cases by ZIP code:


• 78602 (city) — 5


• 78602 (unincorporated) — 27


• 78612 (unincorporated) — 34


• 78616 (unincorporated) — 10


• 78617 (unincorporated) — 21


• 78621 (city) — 69


• 78621 (unincorporated) — 29


• 78650 (unincorporated) — 3


• 78653 (unincorporated) — 0


• 78659 (unincorporated) — 4


• 78662 (unincorporated) — 0


• 78941 (unincorporated) — 0


• 78942 (unincorporated) — 0


• 78945 (unincorporated) — 0


• 78953 (unincorporated) — 0


• 78957 (city) — 9


• 78957 (unincorporated) — 8


• 78959 (unincorporated) — 0