Special Report

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

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Alabama: Jackson County
> Change in daily avg. new COVID-19 cases, week over week: +60 per 100,000 people
> Avg. new daily cases in Jackson County in 7 days ending Dec. 7: 149 per 100,000
> Avg. new daily cases in Jackson County in 7 days ending Nov. 30: 89 per 100,000
> Avg. new daily cases in Alabama in 7 days ending Dec. 7: 59 per 100,000 (22nd fewest)
> Cumulative confirmed COVID-19 cases in Jackson County as of Dec. 7: 7,536 per 100,000 people (total: 3,926)
> Population: 52,094
> Largest place in Jackson County: Scottsboro

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Alaska: Matanuska-Susitna Borough
> Change in daily avg. new COVID-19 cases, week over week: +17 per 100,000 people
> Avg. new daily cases in Matanuska-Susitna Borough in 7 days ending Dec. 7: 91 per 100,000
> Avg. new daily cases in Matanuska-Susitna Borough in 7 days ending Nov. 30: 75 per 100,000
> Avg. new daily cases in Alaska in 7 days ending Dec. 7: 91 per 100,000 (7th most)
> Cumulative confirmed COVID-19 cases in Matanuska-Susitna Borough as of Dec. 7: 3,698 per 100,000 people (total: 3,826)
> Population: 103,464
> Largest place in Matanuska-Susitna Borough: Knik-Fairview CDP

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Arizona: La Paz County
> Change in daily avg. new COVID-19 cases, week over week: +24 per 100,000 people
> Avg. new daily cases in La Paz County in 7 days ending Dec. 7: 85 per 100,000
> Avg. new daily cases in La Paz County in 7 days ending Nov. 30: 61 per 100,000
> Avg. new daily cases in Arizona in 7 days ending Dec. 7: 68 per 100,000 (22nd most)
> Cumulative confirmed COVID-19 cases in La Paz County as of Dec. 7: 4,715 per 100,000 people (total: 976)
> Population: 20,701
> Largest place in La Paz County: Quartzsite

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Arkansas: Searcy County
> Change in daily avg. new COVID-19 cases, week over week: +85 per 100,000 people
> Avg. new daily cases in Searcy County in 7 days ending Dec. 7: 140 per 100,000
> Avg. new daily cases in Searcy County in 7 days ending Nov. 30: 55 per 100,000
> Avg. new daily cases in Arkansas in 7 days ending Dec. 7: 63 per 100,000 (24th most)
> Cumulative confirmed COVID-19 cases in Searcy County as of Dec. 7: 5,604 per 100,000 people (total: 444)
> Population: 7,923
> Largest place in Searcy County: Marshall

California: Amador County
> Change in daily avg. new COVID-19 cases, week over week: +55 per 100,000 people
> Avg. new daily cases in Amador County in 7 days ending Dec. 7: 79 per 100,000
> Avg. new daily cases in Amador County in 7 days ending Nov. 30: 23 per 100,000
> Avg. new daily cases in California in 7 days ending Dec. 7: 44 per 100,000 (14th fewest)
> Cumulative confirmed COVID-19 cases in Amador County as of Dec. 7: 2,517 per 100,000 people (total: 952)
> Population: 37,829
> Largest place in Amador County: Ione