The number of Nueces County cases for the coronavirus is now at 87, with four new cases reported on Thursday, April 16, at 5:00 p.m.

The cases are split down the middle in gender and all age groups are actively and about evenly in number of cases.

Statewide Texas health authorities reported 963 new coronavirus cases this week. There are now a total of 16,455 confirmed cases in Texas.

Texas had 46 deaths on Wednesday the highest death toll to date.