MONROE – Union County has confirmed 59 cases of COVID-19 as of April 2, according to the latest data presented by the county.
Cases are predominantly in western Union County, including 23 in the 28173 zip code that includes Waxhaw, 15 in the 28079 zip code that includes Indian Trail, 12 in the 28104 zip code, five in the 28110 zip code and four in the 28112 zip code. The 28103 and 28174 zip codes have not had any cases.
[Union County Weekly works hard to bring you local news.
Please consider making a small financial donation to help us add value to our community.]
Among the 59 cases, 47% were among ages 40 to 59, 25% among ages 20 to 39, 20% among ages 60 to 79, 3% among ages less than 20 and 3% among ages greater than 80.
The racial breakdown of cases consists of 73% white, 22% black, 3% Asian and 2% unknown. Female consist of 54% of all cases.
Union County reported its first case of coronavirus on March 18.
Become a CMG Insider! Subscribe to our weekly email newsletter to stay on top of everything we are publishing in print and online, as well as what we’re sharing across our social media platforms. Click here to be added to the distribution list.