Special Report

Cities Where COVID-19 Is Growing the Fastest

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45. McAllen-Edinburg-Mission, TX
> Change in daily avg. new COVID-19 cases week over week: +5.8 per 100,000 people
> Avg. new daily cases June 18-24: 10.9 per 100,000 people (rank: 82 out of 384 metro areas)
> Avg. new daily cases June 11-17: 5.1 per 100,000 people (rank: 151 out of 384 metro areas)
> Cumulative COVID-19 cases as of June 24: 251 per 100,000 people (total: 2,130)
> Cumulative COVID-19 deaths as of June 24: 3 per 100,000 people (total: 25)
> Population: 865,939

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44. Boise City, ID
> Change in daily avg. new COVID-19 cases week over week: +5.9 per 100,000 people
> Avg. new daily cases June 18-24: 7.4 per 100,000 people (rank: 133 out of 384 metro areas)
> Avg. new daily cases June 11-17: 1.5 per 100,000 people (rank: 314 out of 384 metro areas)
> Cumulative COVID-19 cases as of June 24: 299 per 100,000 people (total: 2,077)
> Cumulative COVID-19 deaths as of June 24: 4 per 100,000 people (total: 29)
> Population: 732,257

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43. Merced, CA
> Change in daily avg. new COVID-19 cases week over week: +6.0 per 100,000 people
> Avg. new daily cases June 18-24: 9.8 per 100,000 people (rank: 96 out of 384 metro areas)
> Avg. new daily cases June 11-17: 3.9 per 100,000 people (rank: 198 out of 384 metro areas)
> Cumulative COVID-19 cases as of June 24: 259 per 100,000 people (total: 696)
> Cumulative COVID-19 deaths as of June 24: 4 per 100,000 people (total: 10)
> Population: 274,765

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42. Elkhart-Goshen, IN
> Change in daily avg. new COVID-19 cases week over week: +6.0 per 100,000 people
> Avg. new daily cases June 18-24: 34.1 per 100,000 people (rank: 7 out of 384 metro areas)
> Avg. new daily cases June 11-17: 28.1 per 100,000 people (rank: 6 out of 384 metro areas)
> Cumulative COVID-19 cases as of June 24: 1,329 per 100,000 people (total: 2,705)
> Cumulative COVID-19 deaths as of June 24: 20 per 100,000 people (total: 40)
> Population: 205,560

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41. Tulsa, OK
> Change in daily avg. new COVID-19 cases week over week: +6.1 per 100,000 people
> Avg. new daily cases June 18-24: 12.5 per 100,000 people (rank: 66 out of 384 metro areas)
> Avg. new daily cases June 11-17: 6.4 per 100,000 people (rank: 122 out of 384 metro areas)
> Cumulative COVID-19 cases as of June 24: 354 per 100,000 people (total: 3,491)
> Cumulative COVID-19 deaths as of June 24: 11 per 100,000 people (total: 106)
> Population: 993,928