Special Report

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

New Mexico: McKinley County
> Change in daily avg. new COVID-19 cases, week over week: +95 per 100,000 people
> Avg. new daily cases in McKinley County in 7 days ending Nov. 29: 197 per 100,000
> Avg. new daily cases in McKinley County in 7 days ending Nov. 22: 102 per 100,000
> Avg. new daily cases in New Mexico in 7 days ending Nov. 29: 107 per 100,000 (3rd most)
> Cumulative confirmed COVID-19 cases in McKinley County as of Nov. 29: 9,668 per 100,000 people (total: 7,043)
> Population: 72,849
> Largest place in McKinley County: Gallup

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New York: Chemung County
> Change in daily avg. new COVID-19 cases, week over week: +21 per 100,000 people
> Avg. new daily cases in Chemung County in 7 days ending Nov. 29: 62 per 100,000
> Avg. new daily cases in Chemung County in 7 days ending Nov. 22: 41 per 100,000
> Avg. new daily cases in New York in 7 days ending Nov. 29: 30 per 100,000 (9th fewest)
> Cumulative confirmed COVID-19 cases in Chemung County as of Nov. 29: 3,555 per 100,000 people (total: 3,048)
> Population: 85,740
> Largest place in Chemung County: Elmira

North Carolina: Jones County
> Change in daily avg. new COVID-19 cases, week over week: +28 per 100,000 people
> Avg. new daily cases in Jones County in 7 days ending Nov. 29: 50 per 100,000
> Avg. new daily cases in Jones County in 7 days ending Nov. 22: 22 per 100,000
> Avg. new daily cases in North Carolina in 7 days ending Nov. 29: 34 per 100,000 (12th fewest)
> Cumulative confirmed COVID-19 cases in Jones County as of Nov. 29: 2,847 per 100,000 people (total: 276)
> Population: 9,695
> Largest place in Jones County: Maysville

North Dakota: Traill County
> Change in daily avg. new COVID-19 cases, week over week: +20 per 100,000 people
> Avg. new daily cases in Traill County in 7 days ending Nov. 29: 183 per 100,000
> Avg. new daily cases in Traill County in 7 days ending Nov. 22: 164 per 100,000
> Avg. new daily cases in North Dakota in 7 days ending Nov. 29: 141 per 100,000 (the most)
> Cumulative confirmed COVID-19 cases in Traill County as of Nov. 29: 9,228 per 100,000 people (total: 740)
> Population: 8,019
> Largest place in Traill County: Mayville

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Ohio: Hardin County
> Change in daily avg. new COVID-19 cases, week over week: +46 per 100,000 people
> Avg. new daily cases in Hardin County in 7 days ending Nov. 29: 118 per 100,000
> Avg. new daily cases in Hardin County in 7 days ending Nov. 22: 72 per 100,000
> Avg. new daily cases in Ohio in 7 days ending Nov. 29: 76 per 100,000 (19th most)
> Cumulative confirmed COVID-19 cases in Hardin County as of Nov. 29: 3,532 per 100,000 people (total: 1,114)
> Population: 31,542
> Largest place in Hardin County: Kenton