Special Report

Cities Where COVID-19 Is Growing the Fastest

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2. Ames, IA
> Change in daily avg. new COVID-19 cases week over week: +39.2 per 100,000 people
> Avg. new daily cases in 7 days ending Aug. 31: 67.9 per 100,000 people
> Avg. new daily cases in 7 days ending Aug. 24: 28.7 per 100,000 people
> Cumulative confirmed COVID-19 cases as of Aug. 31: 2,194 per 100,000 people (total: 2,706)
> COVID-19 related deaths as of Aug. 31: 20
> Population: 98,105
> Avg. new daily cases in Iowa in 7 days ending Aug. 31: 32 per 100,000 (2nd most)

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1. Iowa City, IA
> Change in daily avg. new COVID-19 cases week over week: +59.4 per 100,000 people
> Avg. new daily cases in 7 days ending Aug. 31: 78.0 per 100,000 people
> Avg. new daily cases in 7 days ending Aug. 24: 18.6 per 100,000 people
> Cumulative confirmed COVID-19 cases as of Aug. 31: 2,469 per 100,000 people (total: 4,176)
> COVID-19 related deaths as of Aug. 31: 37
> Population: 173,401
> Avg. new daily cases in Iowa in 7 days ending Aug. 31: 32 per 100,000 (2nd most)

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