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COVID-19: These Are the Safest Cities in America

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50. Albany-Schenectady-Troy, NY
> Confirmed COVID-19 cases as of Feb. 17: 51,859
> Confirmed COVID-19 cases as of Feb. 17 per 100,000 residents: 5,889.8
> Cumulative COVID-19 deaths as of Feb. 17: 773
> Cumulative COVID-19 deaths as of Feb. 17 per 100,000 residents: 87.8
> Population: 880,481

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

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49. Detroit-Warren-Dearborn, MI
> Confirmed COVID-19 cases as of Feb. 17: 254,220
> Confirmed COVID-19 cases as of Feb. 17 per 100,000 residents: 5,888.6
> Cumulative COVID-19 deaths as of Feb. 17: 8,475
> Cumulative COVID-19 deaths as of Feb. 17 per 100,000 residents: 196.3
> Population: 4,317,179

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

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48. Punta Gorda, FL
> Confirmed COVID-19 cases as of Feb. 17: 10,393
> Confirmed COVID-19 cases as of Feb. 17 per 100,000 residents: 5,873.3
> Cumulative COVID-19 deaths as of Feb. 17: 338
> Cumulative COVID-19 deaths as of Feb. 17 per 100,000 residents: 191
> Population: 176,954

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

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47. Jackson, MI
> Confirmed COVID-19 cases as of Feb. 17: 9,326
> Confirmed COVID-19 cases as of Feb. 17 per 100,000 residents: 5,868.6
> Cumulative COVID-19 deaths as of Feb. 17: 208
> Cumulative COVID-19 deaths as of Feb. 17 per 100,000 residents: 130.9
> Population: 158,913

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

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46. Midland, MI
> Confirmed COVID-19 cases as of Feb. 17: 4,889
> Confirmed COVID-19 cases as of Feb. 17 per 100,000 residents: 5,862.9
> Cumulative COVID-19 deaths as of Feb. 17: 64
> Cumulative COVID-19 deaths as of Feb. 17 per 100,000 residents: 76.7
> Population: 83,389

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

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