Special Report

Counties in Every State Where COVID-19 Is Growing the Fastest

Colorado: Chaffee County
> Change in daily avg. new COVID-19 cases week over week: +46 per 100,000 people
> Avg. new daily cases in Chaffee County in 7 days ending July 20: 54 per 100,000
> Avg. new daily cases in Chaffee County in 7 days ending July 13: 9 per 100,000
> Avg. new daily cases in Colorado in 7 days ending July 20: 8 per 100,000 (17th fewest)
> Cumulative confirmed COVID-19 cases in Chaffee County as of July 20: 1,122 per 100,000 people (total: 215)
> COVID-19 related deaths in Chaffee County as of July 20: 19
> Population: 19,164
> Largest place in Chaffee County: Salida

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Connecticut: No Counties With Increase
> Avg. new daily cases in Connecticut in 7 days ending July 20: 2 per 100,000 (5th fewest)

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Delaware: Kent County
> Change in daily avg. new COVID-19 cases week over week: +3 per 100,000 people
> Avg. new daily cases in Kent County in 7 days ending July 20: 10 per 100,000
> Avg. new daily cases in Kent County in 7 days ending July 13: 7 per 100,000
> Avg. new daily cases in Delaware in 7 days ending July 20: 9 per 100,000 (19th fewest)
> Cumulative confirmed COVID-19 cases in Kent County as of July 20: 1,151 per 100,000 people (total: 2,013)
> COVID-19 related deaths in Kent County as of July 20: 95
> Population: 174,822
> Largest place in Kent County: Dover

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Florida: Columbia County
> Change in daily avg. new COVID-19 cases week over week: +101 per 100,000 people
> Avg. new daily cases in Columbia County in 7 days ending July 20: 126 per 100,000
> Avg. new daily cases in Columbia County in 7 days ending July 13: 25 per 100,000
> Avg. new daily cases in Florida in 7 days ending July 20: 54 per 100,000 (the most)
> Cumulative confirmed COVID-19 cases in Columbia County as of July 20: 1,985 per 100,000 people (total: 1,372)
> COVID-19 related deaths in Columbia County as of July 20: 5
> Population: 69,105
> Largest place in Columbia County: Lake City

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Georgia: Charlton County
> Change in daily avg. new COVID-19 cases week over week: +44 per 100,000 people
> Avg. new daily cases in Charlton County in 7 days ending July 20: 80 per 100,000
> Avg. new daily cases in Charlton County in 7 days ending July 13: 36 per 100,000
> Avg. new daily cases in Georgia in 7 days ending July 20: 33 per 100,000 (6th most)
> Cumulative confirmed COVID-19 cases in Charlton County as of July 20: 1,494 per 100,000 people (total: 194)
> COVID-19 related deaths in Charlton County as of July 20: 2
> Population: 12,983
> Largest place in Charlton County: Folkston