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COVID-19: These Are the Safest Cities in America

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40. Lansing-East Lansing, MI
> Confirmed COVID-19 cases as of Feb. 17: 30,760
> Confirmed COVID-19 cases as of Feb. 17 per 100,000 residents: 5,642.9
> Cumulative COVID-19 deaths as of Feb. 17: 562
> Cumulative COVID-19 deaths as of Feb. 17 per 100,000 residents: 103.1
> Population: 545,108

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

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39. Palm Bay-Melbourne-Titusville, FL
> Confirmed COVID-19 cases as of Feb. 17: 32,445
> Confirmed COVID-19 cases as of Feb. 17 per 100,000 residents: 5,624.9
> Cumulative COVID-19 deaths as of Feb. 17: 710
> Cumulative COVID-19 deaths as of Feb. 17 per 100,000 residents: 123.1
> Population: 576,808

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

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38. Kalamazoo-Portage, MI
> Confirmed COVID-19 cases as of Feb. 17: 14,656
> Confirmed COVID-19 cases as of Feb. 17 per 100,000 residents: 5,603.0
> Cumulative COVID-19 deaths as of Feb. 17: 316
> Cumulative COVID-19 deaths as of Feb. 17 per 100,000 residents: 120.8
> Population: 261,573

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

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37. East Stroudsburg, PA
> Confirmed COVID-19 cases as of Feb. 17: 9,273
> Confirmed COVID-19 cases as of Feb. 17 per 100,000 residents: 5,533.3
> Cumulative COVID-19 deaths as of Feb. 17: 259
> Cumulative COVID-19 deaths as of Feb. 17 per 100,000 residents: 154.5
> Population: 167,586

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

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36. Santa Rosa-Petaluma, CA
> Confirmed COVID-19 cases as of Feb. 17: 27,380
> Confirmed COVID-19 cases as of Feb. 17 per 100,000 residents: 5,461.6
> Cumulative COVID-19 deaths as of Feb. 17: 287
> Cumulative COVID-19 deaths as of Feb. 17 per 100,000 residents: 57.2
> Population: 501,317

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

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