Special Report

Cities Where Cases Have Doubled in the Last Month

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26. Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land, TX
> Increase of COVID-19 confirmed cases June 1 – June 29: 139.0% (from 17,097 to 40,861 total cases)
> Avg. new cases per day June 1 – June 29: 725
> Cumulative COVID-19 cases as of June 1: 252 per 100,000 people — 62 out of 106 large metro areas
> Cumulative COVID-19 cases as of June 29: 603 per 100,000 people — 52 out of 106 large metro areas
> Cumulative COVID-19 deaths as of June 29: 8 per 100,000 — 84 out of 106 large metro areas (total: 526)
> Population: 7.0 million

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25. Oxnard-Thousand Oaks-Ventura, CA
> Increase of COVID-19 confirmed cases June 1 – June 29: 140.2% (from 1,163 to 2,794 total cases)
> Avg. new cases per day June 1 – June 29: 48
> Cumulative COVID-19 cases as of June 1: 137 per 100,000 people — 93 out of 106 large metro areas
> Cumulative COVID-19 cases as of June 29: 329 per 100,000 people — 90 out of 106 large metro areas
> Cumulative COVID-19 deaths as of June 29: 5 per 100,000 — 93 out of 106 large metro areas (total: 45)
> Population: 850,967

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24. Fresno, CA
> Increase of COVID-19 confirmed cases June 1 – June 29: 144.4% (from 1,854 to 4,531 total cases)
> Avg. new cases per day June 1 – June 29: 85
> Cumulative COVID-19 cases as of June 1: 190 per 100,000 people — 77 out of 106 large metro areas
> Cumulative COVID-19 cases as of June 29: 463 per 100,000 people — 70 out of 106 large metro areas
> Cumulative COVID-19 deaths as of June 29: 7 per 100,000 — 88 out of 106 large metro areas (total: 72)
> Population: 994,400

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23. Boise City, ID
> Increase of COVID-19 confirmed cases June 1 – June 29: 145.2% (from 1,056 to 2,589 total cases)
> Avg. new cases per day June 1 – June 29: 41
> Cumulative COVID-19 cases as of June 1: 152 per 100,000 people — 84 out of 106 large metro areas
> Cumulative COVID-19 cases as of June 29: 373 per 100,000 people — 83 out of 106 large metro areas
> Cumulative COVID-19 deaths as of June 29: 4 per 100,000 — 98 out of 106 large metro areas (total: 29)
> Population: 732,257

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22. Charlotte-Concord-Gastonia, NC-SC
> Increase of COVID-19 confirmed cases June 1 – June 29: 148.1% (from 7,361 to 18,261 total cases)
> Avg. new cases per day June 1 – June 29: 352
> Cumulative COVID-19 cases as of June 1: 295 per 100,000 people — 53 out of 106 large metro areas
> Cumulative COVID-19 cases as of June 29: 731 per 100,000 people — 38 out of 106 large metro areas
> Cumulative COVID-19 deaths as of June 29: 11 per 100,000 — 65 out of 106 large metro areas (total: 281)
> Population: 2.6 million

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