Special Report

Counties in Every State With the Highest Number of COVID-19 Cases

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Montana: Toole County
> COVID-19 cases in Toole County as of May 27, 2020: 583 per 100,000 people (total: 29)
> COVID-19 cases in Montana as of May 27, 2020: 45 per 100,000 people — the fewest (total: 481)
> COVID-19 deaths in Toole County as of May 27, 2020: 121 per 100,000 people (total: 6)
> COVID-19 deaths in Montana as of May 27, 2020: 2 per 100,000 people — 3rd fewest (total: 17)
> Total population: 4,976 (0.5% of state pop.)
> Largest place in county: Shelby

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Nebraska: Dakota County
> COVID-19 cases in Dakota County as of May 27, 2020: 8,067 per 100,000 people (total: 1,639)
> COVID-19 cases in Nebraska as of May 27, 2020: 673 per 100,000 people — 10th most (total: 12,976)
> COVID-19 deaths in Dakota County as of May 27, 2020: 84 per 100,000 people (total: 17)
> COVID-19 deaths in Nebraska as of May 27, 2020: 8 per 100,000 people — 18th fewest (total: 163)
> Total population: 20,317 (1.1% of state pop.)
> Largest place in county: South Sioux City

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Nevada: Humboldt County
> COVID-19 cases in Humboldt County as of May 27, 2020: 461 per 100,000 people (total: 78)
> COVID-19 cases in Nevada as of May 27, 2020: 264 per 100,000 people — 20th fewest (total: 8,000)
> COVID-19 deaths in Humboldt County as of May 27, 2020: 24 per 100,000 people (total: 4)
> COVID-19 deaths in Nevada as of May 27, 2020: 13 per 100,000 people — 23rd most (total: 387)
> Total population: 16,904 (0.6% of state pop.)
> Largest place in county: Winnemucca

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New Hampshire: Hillsborough County
> COVID-19 cases in Hillsborough County as of May 27, 2020: 531 per 100,000 people (total: 2,183)
> COVID-19 cases in New Hampshire as of May 27, 2020: 316 per 100,000 people — 25th most (total: 4,286)
> COVID-19 deaths in Hillsborough County as of May 27, 2020: none
> COVID-19 deaths in New Hampshire as of May 27, 2020: 16 per 100,000 people — 18th most (total: 223)
> Total population: 411,087 (30.3% of state pop.)
> Largest place in county: Manchester

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New Jersey: Passaic County
> COVID-19 cases in Passaic County as of May 27, 2020: 3,149 per 100,000 people (total: 15,873)
> COVID-19 cases in New Jersey as of May 27, 2020: 1,758 per 100,000 people — 2nd most (total: 156,628)
> COVID-19 deaths in Passaic County as of May 27, 2020: 178 per 100,000 people (total: 899)
> COVID-19 deaths in New Jersey as of May 27, 2020: 127 per 100,000 people — the most (total: 11,339)
> Total population: 504,041 (5.7% of state pop.)
> Largest place in county: Paterson

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