Special Report

Counties With the Highest Number of COVID-19 Cases

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5. Lake County, Tennessee
> COVID-19 cases in Lake County as of May 19, 2020: 5,354.8 per 100,000 residents (total cases: 403)
> COVID-19 cases in Tennessee as of May 19, 2020: 271.5 per 100,000 residents — 24th most (total cases: 18,378)
> COVID-19 deaths in Lake County as of May 19, 2020: 0.0 per 100,000 residents (Total deaths: 0)
> COVID-19 deaths in Tennessee as of May 19, 2020: 4.5 per 100,000 residents — 10th fewest (total deaths: 305)
> Lake County population: 7,526 (0.1% of Tennessee population)
> Largest place in county: Tiptonville

4. Nobles County, Minnesota
> COVID-19 cases in Nobles County as of May 19, 2020: 6,383.1 per 100,000 residents (total cases: 1,394)
> COVID-19 cases in Minnesota as of May 19, 2020: 303.5 per 100,000 residents — 20th most (total cases: 17,029)
> COVID-19 deaths in Nobles County as of May 19, 2020: 9.2 per 100,000 residents (Total deaths: 2)
> COVID-19 deaths in Minnesota as of May 19, 2020: 13.3 per 100,000 residents — 18th most (total deaths: 748)
> Nobles County population: 21,839 (0.4% of Minnesota population)
> Largest place in county: Worthington

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3. Lincoln County, Arkansas
> COVID-19 cases in Lincoln County as of May 19, 2020: 7,046.4 per 100,000 residents (total cases: 965)
> COVID-19 cases in Arkansas as of May 19, 2020: 163.3 per 100,000 residents — 11th fewest (total cases: 4,923)
> COVID-19 deaths in Lincoln County as of May 19, 2020: 58.4 per 100,000 residents (Total deaths: 8)
> COVID-19 deaths in Arkansas as of May 19, 2020: 3.4 per 100,000 residents — 7th fewest (total deaths: 102)
> Lincoln County population: 13,695 (0.5% of Arkansas population)
> Largest place in county: Star City

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2. Dakota County, Nebraska
> COVID-19 cases in Dakota County as of May 19, 2020: 7,264.9 per 100,000 residents (total cases: 1,476)
> COVID-19 cases in Nebraska as of May 19, 2020: 562.2 per 100,000 residents — 10th most (total cases: 10,846)
> COVID-19 deaths in Dakota County as of May 19, 2020: 49.2 per 100,000 residents (total deaths: 10)
> COVID-19 deaths in Nebraska as of May 19, 2020: 6.8 per 100,000 residents — 17th fewest (total deaths: 132)
> Dakota County population: 20,317 (1.1% of Nebraska population)
> Largest place in county: South Sioux City

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1. Trousdale County, Tennessee
> COVID-19 cases in Trousdale County as of May 19, 2020: 14,457.3 per 100,000 residents (total cases: 1,384)
> COVID-19 cases in Tennessee as of May 19, 2020: 271.5 per 100,000 residents — 24th most (total cases: 18,378)
> COVID-19 deaths in Trousdale County as of May 19, 2020: 41.8 per 100,000 residents (Total deaths: 4)
> COVID-19 deaths in Tennessee as of May 19, 2020: 4.5 per 100,000 residents — 10th fewest (total deaths: 305)
> Trousdale County population: 9,573 (0.1% of Tennessee population)
> Largest place in county: Hartsville

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