Special Report

This Is the Worst COVID-19 Hot Spot in Each State

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Virginia: Richmond County
> Avg. new daily cases in Richmond County in week ending Jan. 4, 2021: 137 per 100,000
> Cumulative confirmed COVID-19 cases in Richmond County as of Jan. 4, 2021: 849 (9,563.00 per 100,000)
> Cumulative confirmed COVID-19 deaths in Richmond County as of Jan. 4, 2021: 5 (56.3 per 100,000)
> Population: 8,878
> Largest place in Richmond County: Warsaw

These are all the counties in Virginia where COVID-19 is slowing (and where it’s still getting worse).

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Washington: Garfield County
> Avg. new daily cases in Garfield County in week ending Jan. 4, 2021: 81.7 per 100,000
> Cumulative confirmed COVID-19 cases in Garfield County as of Jan. 4, 2021: 96 (4,316.60 per 100,000)
> Cumulative confirmed COVID-19 deaths in Garfield County as of Jan. 4, 2021: 2 (89.9 per 100,000)
> Population: 2,224
> Largest place in Garfield County: Pomeroy

These are all the counties in Washington where COVID-19 is slowing (and where it’s still getting worse).

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West Virginia: Pleasants County
> Avg. new daily cases in Pleasants County in week ending Jan. 4, 2021: 269.1 per 100,000
> Cumulative confirmed COVID-19 cases in Pleasants County as of Jan. 4, 2021: 595 (7,925.90 per 100,000)
> Cumulative confirmed COVID-19 deaths in Pleasants County as of Jan. 4, 2021: 6 (79.9 per 100,000)
> Population: 7,507
> Largest place in Pleasants County: St. Marys

These are all the counties in West Virginia where COVID-19 is slowing (and where it’s still getting worse).

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Wisconsin: Pepin County
> Avg. new daily cases in Pepin County in week ending Jan. 4, 2021: 88.2 per 100,000
> Cumulative confirmed COVID-19 cases in Pepin County as of Jan. 4, 2021: 681 (9,377.60 per 100,000)
> Cumulative confirmed COVID-19 deaths in Pepin County as of Jan. 4, 2021: 5 (68.9 per 100,000)
> Population: 7,262
> Largest place in Pepin County: Durand

These are all the counties in Wisconsin where COVID-19 is slowing (and where it’s still getting worse).

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Wyoming: Big Horn County
> Avg. new daily cases in Big Horn County in week ending Jan. 4, 2021: 83.9 per 100,000
> Cumulative confirmed COVID-19 cases in Big Horn County as of Jan. 4, 2021: 824 (6,923.80 per 100,000)
> Cumulative confirmed COVID-19 deaths in Big Horn County as of Jan. 4, 2021: 21 (176.5 per 100,000)
> Population: 11,901
> Largest place in Big Horn County: Lovell

These are all the counties in Wyoming where COVID-19 is slowing (and where it’s still getting worse).

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