COVID-19 Testing

Get a COVID-19 Test in Blanco County

Blanco County offers COVID-19 testing to anyone who lives or works in Blanco County, regardless if you have insurance or not. If you are in need of COVID-19 testing, please go to:

Once your registration has been processed, you will be contacted by EMS to set up your appointment. Over 90% of testing registrations are scheduled SAME BUSINESS DAY.

The standard testing offered by Blanco County is a highly accurate rapid antigen test, which returns results in approximately 15 minutes. The rapid antigen testing system used has a 98%-100% specificity, which means the false positive rate 2% or less of all the tests performed.

Additionally, molecular (PCR) testing can be performed and sent off to an outside laboratory. We currently partner with Quest Diagnostics, who has performed over 70 million PCR tests nationwide for COVID-19.

Get a COVID-19 Test at Home

Buy tests online or in pharmacies and retail stores. Private health insurance may reimburse the cost of purchasing self-tests. Visit FDA’s website for a list of authorized tests.

You can also order at-home COVID Tests online by clicking here.

COVID-19 Testing on the Weekend

Currently, we do not offer COVID-19 Testing on the weekend. However, there are many locations nearby which do offer testing: