Special Report

Counties Where the Virus Is Growing the Fastest Right Now

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30. Putnam County, Florida
> Change in daily avg. new COVID-19 cases week over week: +23.7 per 100,000 people
> Avg. new daily cases in Putnam County in 7 days ending July 7: 39 per 100,000
> Avg. new daily cases in Putnam County in 7 days ending June 30: 15 per 100,000
> Avg. new daily cases in Florida in 7 days ending July 7: 38 per 100,000 (2nd most)
> Cumulative confirmed COVID-19 cases in Putnam County as of July 7: 778 per 100,000 people (total: 566)
> COVID-19 related deaths as of July 7: 6
> Population: 72,766
> Largest place in Putnam County: Palatka

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29. Bibb County, Georgia
> Change in daily avg. new COVID-19 cases week over week: +24.0 per 100,000 people
> Avg. new daily cases in Bibb County in 7 days ending July 7: 36 per 100,000
> Avg. new daily cases in Bibb County in 7 days ending June 30: 12 per 100,000
> Avg. new daily cases in Georgia in 7 days ending July 7: 23 per 100,000 (5th most)
> Cumulative confirmed COVID-19 cases in Bibb County as of July 7: 877 per 100,000 people (total: 1,346)
> COVID-19 related deaths as of July 7: 41
> Population: 153,490
> Largest place in Bibb County: Macon

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28. Leon County, Florida
> Change in daily avg. new COVID-19 cases week over week: +24.3 per 100,000 people
> Avg. new daily cases in Leon County in 7 days ending July 7: 38 per 100,000
> Avg. new daily cases in Leon County in 7 days ending June 30: 14 per 100,000
> Avg. new daily cases in Florida in 7 days ending July 7: 38 per 100,000 (2nd most)
> Cumulative confirmed COVID-19 cases in Leon County as of July 7: 663 per 100,000 people (total: 1,911)
> COVID-19 related deaths as of July 7: 8
> Population: 288,102
> Largest place in Leon County: Tallahassee

27. Escambia County, Florida
> Change in daily avg. new COVID-19 cases week over week: +24.7 per 100,000 people
> Avg. new daily cases in Escambia County in 7 days ending July 7: 45 per 100,000
> Avg. new daily cases in Escambia County in 7 days ending June 30: 20 per 100,000
> Avg. new daily cases in Florida in 7 days ending July 7: 38 per 100,000 (2nd most)
> Cumulative confirmed COVID-19 cases in Escambia County as of July 7: 982 per 100,000 people (total: 3,059)
> COVID-19 related deaths as of July 7: 48
> Population: 311,522
> Largest place in Escambia County: Pensacola

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26. Matagorda County, Texas
> Change in daily avg. new COVID-19 cases week over week: +25.1 per 100,000 people
> Avg. new daily cases in Matagorda County in 7 days ending July 7: 41 per 100,000
> Avg. new daily cases in Matagorda County in 7 days ending June 30: 16 per 100,000
> Avg. new daily cases in Texas in 7 days ending July 7: 23 per 100,000 (6th most)
> Cumulative confirmed COVID-19 cases in Matagorda County as of July 7: 746 per 100,000 people (total: 274)
> COVID-19 related deaths as of July 7: 5
> Population: 36,743
> Largest place in Matagorda County: Bay City