Hi! Welcome to the Advocate’s coronavirus tracker created with partner Hi George. Graphs are updated daily with new information from Dallas County Health and Human Services. For stories on how our neighborhood is dealing with coronavirus, visit our coronavirus updates page. If you’re interested in restaurants affected by coronavirus, visit our dining page.
On Monday, July 13, 2020, the number of reported cases for the following ZIP codes were:
75204: 450 cases
75206: 317 cases
75214: 219 cases
75218: 126 cases
75223: 262 cases
As of July 12, 2020, Dallas reported 1,174 additional positive cases of coronavirus and 2 additional deaths, bringing total deaths in Dallas County to 451.
The deaths were a man in his 60s and a man in his 80s. Both had underlying health conditions.
An overwhelming number of positive cases come from adults between the ages of 18-39. More than half the cases since June 1 have come from this age range, according to the county.
The increasing number of cases is attributed to social gatherings at homes, bars and other places where social distancing guidelines are not always met.
The race most impacted in Dallas is the Hispanic community, with more than 1,000 cases and 100 deaths were reported as of July 2020.
The most at-risk people remain those over the age of 65, and people who have underlying health conditions. However, Dallas County reports that more than two-thirds of hospitalizations come from people under the age of 65. Around half do not have high-risk conditions.
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