A flea market in northeast D.C. promotes coronavirus safety by staging three mannequins, including one wearing a mask. (Roy Lewis/The Washington Informer)
**FILE** A flea market in northeast D.C. promotes coronavirus safety by staging three mannequins, including one wearing a mask. (Roy Lewis/The Washington Informer)

The groups of D.C. residents with the most known cases of the novel coronavirus are people in their 20s and 30s and Ward 6 residents, according to data released by the city.

Of the city’s 653 known cases, the age groups with the most confirmed cases are 31-40 (167) and 19-30 (142). Men make up 54 percent of the cases with 350.

By ward, Ward 6, which includes the Capitol Hill neighborhood, has the most known cases with 112. Ward 4, which includes Petworth, has the second-most cases with 96. Ward 8 has the lowest number of cases with 51

Of the 653 positive cases, 12 have died and 173 have recovered.

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This correspondent is a guest contributor to The Washington Informer.

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