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Counties With the Highest Number of COVID-19 Cases

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30. Queens County, New York
> COVID-19 cases in Queens County as of May 19, 2020: 2,581.0 per 100,000 residents (total cases: 59,324)
> COVID-19 cases in New York as of May 19, 2020: 1,798.0 per 100,000 residents — the most (total cases: 351,371)
> COVID-19 deaths in Queens County as of May 19, 2020: 208.1 per 100,000 residents (total deaths: 4,784)
> COVID-19 deaths in New York as of May 19, 2020: 116.3 per 100,000 residents — 2nd most (total deaths: 22,729)
> Queens County population: 2,298,513 (11.8% of New York population)
> Largest place in county: New York

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29. Orange County, New York
> COVID-19 cases in Orange County as of May 19, 2020: 2,634.7 per 100,000 residents (total cases: 9,965)
> COVID-19 cases in New York as of May 19, 2020: 1,798.0 per 100,000 residents — the most (total cases: 351,371)
> COVID-19 deaths in Orange County as of May 19, 2020: 92.5 per 100,000 residents (total deaths: 350)
> COVID-19 deaths in New York as of May 19, 2020: 116.3 per 100,000 residents — 2nd most (total deaths: 22,729)
> Orange County population: 378,227 (1.9% of New York population)
> Largest place in county: Newburgh

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28. Hudson County, New Jersey
> COVID-19 cases in Hudson County as of May 19, 2020: 2,635.4 per 100,000 residents (total cases: 17,621)
> COVID-19 cases in New Jersey as of May 19, 2020: 1,672.7 per 100,000 residents — 2nd most (total cases: 149,013)
> COVID-19 deaths in Hudson County as of May 19, 2020: 161.8 per 100,000 residents (total deaths: 1,082)
> COVID-19 deaths in New Jersey as of May 19, 2020: 118.8 per 100,000 residents — the most (total deaths: 10,586)
> Hudson County population: 668,631 (7.5% of New Jersey population)
> Largest place in county: Jersey City

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27. Moore County, Texas
> COVID-19 cases in Moore County as of May 19, 2020: 2,637.5 per 100,000 residents (total cases: 575)
> COVID-19 cases in Texas as of May 19, 2020: 173.9 per 100,000 residents — 12th fewest (total cases: 49,912)
> COVID-19 deaths in Moore County as of May 19, 2020: 55.0 per 100,000 residents (total deaths: 12)
> COVID-19 deaths in Texas as of May 19, 2020: 4.8 per 100,000 residents — 11th fewest (total deaths: 1,369)
> Moore County population: 21,801 (0.1% of Texas population)
> Largest place in county: Dumas

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26. Union County, New Jersey
> COVID-19 cases in Union County as of May 19, 2020: 2,717.8 per 100,000 residents (total cases: 15,031)
> COVID-19 cases in New Jersey as of May 19, 2020: 1,672.7 per 100,000 residents — 2nd most (total cases: 149,013)
> COVID-19 deaths in Union County as of May 19, 2020: 176.7 per 100,000 residents (total deaths: 977)
> COVID-19 deaths in New Jersey as of May 19, 2020: 118.8 per 100,000 residents — the most (total deaths: 10,586)
> Union County population: 553,066 (6.2% of New Jersey population)
> Largest place in county: Elizabeth

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