Denton County Public Health Friday confirmed another 1,615 people were infected with the coronavirus in Denton County.
That raised the cumulative countywide total to 126,952 infections tallied throughout the pandemic.
This past week was by far the worst for the county in terms of confirmed coronavirus infections. DCPH confirmed a total of 7,712 infections in this week alone.
The week of Dec. 13-19, 2020, was the previous record holder with 4,415 infections.
The top five highest infection days in the county were all within this past week.
Data included in the chart below is from Denton County Public Health, which estimated 15,948 county residents were still actively infected with the coronavirus Friday. Data for the rolling average chart below comes from DCPH and an analysis from the Denton Record-Chronicle.