Special Report

Places in Every State Where COVID 19 Is Growing the Fastest Right Now

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New York: Greene County
> Change in daily avg. new COVID-19 cases, week over week: +10.2 per 100,000 people
> Avg. new daily cases in Greene County in 7 days ending Oct. 20: 23.9 per 100,000
> Avg. new daily cases in Greene County in 7 days ending Oct. 13: 13.7 per 100,000
> Avg. new daily cases in New York in 7 days ending Oct. 20: 7 per 100,000 (5th fewest)
> Cumulative confirmed COVID-19 cases in Greene County as of Oct. 20: 1,002 per 100,000 people (total: 477)
> Population: 47,617
> Largest place in Greene County: Catskill

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North Carolina: Alexander County
> Change in daily avg. new COVID-19 cases, week over week: +19.7 per 100,000 people
> Avg. new daily cases in Alexander County in 7 days ending Oct. 20: 33.9 per 100,000
> Avg. new daily cases in Alexander County in 7 days ending Oct. 13: 14.1 per 100,000
> Avg. new daily cases in North Carolina in 7 days ending Oct. 20: 19 per 100,000 (25th most)
> Cumulative confirmed COVID-19 cases in Alexander County as of Oct. 20: 1,967 per 100,000 people (total: 730)
> Population: 37,119
> Largest place in Alexander County: Bethlehem CDP

North Dakota: Mercer County
> Change in daily avg. new COVID-19 cases, week over week: +62.4 per 100,000 people
> Avg. new daily cases in Mercer County in 7 days ending Oct. 20: 167.6 per 100,000
> Avg. new daily cases in Mercer County in 7 days ending Oct. 13: 105.3 per 100,000
> Avg. new daily cases in North Dakota in 7 days ending Oct. 20: 87 per 100,000 (the most)
> Cumulative confirmed COVID-19 cases in Mercer County as of Oct. 20: 4,422 per 100,000 people (total: 379)
> Population: 8,570
> Largest place in Mercer County: Beulah

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Ohio: Pickaway County
> Change in daily avg. new COVID-19 cases, week over week: +21.0 per 100,000 people
> Avg. new daily cases in Pickaway County in 7 days ending Oct. 20: 37.5 per 100,000
> Avg. new daily cases in Pickaway County in 7 days ending Oct. 13: 16.5 per 100,000
> Avg. new daily cases in Ohio in 7 days ending Oct. 20: 15 per 100,000 (22nd fewest)
> Cumulative confirmed COVID-19 cases in Pickaway County as of Oct. 20: 5,171 per 100,000 people (total: 2,969)
> Population: 57,420
> Largest place in Pickaway County: Circleville

Oklahoma: Okfuskee County
> Change in daily avg. new COVID-19 cases, week over week: +24.3 per 100,000 people
> Avg. new daily cases in Okfuskee County in 7 days ending Oct. 20: 75.6 per 100,000
> Avg. new daily cases in Okfuskee County in 7 days ending Oct. 13: 51.4 per 100,000
> Avg. new daily cases in Oklahoma in 7 days ending Oct. 20: 29 per 100,000 (12th most)
> Cumulative confirmed COVID-19 cases in Okfuskee County as of Oct. 20: 2,559 per 100,000 people (total: 310)
> Population: 12,115
> Largest place in Okfuskee County: Okemah

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