Special Report

Counties in Every State Where COVID-19 Is Growing the Fastest

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Kansas: Ford County
> 7-day increase in confirmed COVID-19 cases in Ford through Apr. 22: 550.0% (32 to 208)
> Confirmed COVID-19 cases in Ford per 100,000 as of Apr. 22: 603.2 (State: 76.0)
> Confirmed COVID-19 cases in Ford per 100,000 as of Apr. 15: 92.8 (State: 51.4)
> COVID-19 related deaths in Ford in 7 days ending Apr. 22: 0 (State: 34)
> Workforce in high-risk industries: 12.8%
> Total population: 34,484

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Kentucky: Graves County
> 7-day increase in confirmed COVID-19 cases in Graves through Apr. 22: 342.1% (19 to 84)
> Confirmed COVID-19 cases in Graves per 100,000 as of Apr. 22: 225.2 (State: 76.0)
> Confirmed COVID-19 cases in Graves per 100,000 as of Apr. 15: 50.9 (State: 51.6)
> COVID-19 related deaths in Graves in 7 days ending Apr. 22: 7 (State: 63)
> Workforce in high-risk industries: 8.5%
> Total population: 37,294

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Louisiana: Richland Parish
> 7-day increase in confirmed COVID-19 cases in Richland through Apr. 22: 100.0% (21 to 42)
> Confirmed COVID-19 cases in Richland per 100,000 as of Apr. 22: 205.1 (State: 541.6)
> Confirmed COVID-19 cases in Richland per 100,000 as of Apr. 15: 102.6 (State: 470.7)
> COVID-19 related deaths in Richland in 7 days ending Apr. 22: 0 (State: 370)
> Workforce in high-risk industries: 8.1%
> Total population: 20,474

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Maine: Waldo County
> 7-day increase in confirmed COVID-19 cases in Waldo through Apr. 22: 50.0% (30 to 45)
> Confirmed COVID-19 cases in Waldo per 100,000 as of Apr. 22: 114.2 (State: 68.1)
> Confirmed COVID-19 cases in Waldo per 100,000 as of Apr. 15: 76.1 (State: 57.8)
> COVID-19 related deaths in Waldo in 7 days ending Apr. 22: 8 (State: 15)
> Workforce in high-risk industries: 10.0%
> Total population: 39,418

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Maryland: Allegany County
> 7-day increase in confirmed COVID-19 cases in Allegany through Apr. 22: 241.2% (17 to 58)
> Confirmed COVID-19 cases in Allegany per 100,000 as of Apr. 22: 80.6 (State: 246.1)
> Confirmed COVID-19 cases in Allegany per 100,000 as of Apr. 15: 23.6 (State: 167.1)
> COVID-19 related deaths in Allegany in 7 days ending Apr. 22: 2 (State: 282)
> Workforce in high-risk industries: 12.9%
> Total population: 71,977

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