Special Report

This is the City in Every State With the Most COVID-19 Cases

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Alabama: Gadsden
COVID-19 cases as of Apr. 8 in Gadsden: 13,658 (13,292.7 per 100,000)
COVID-19 cases as of Apr. 8 in Alabama: 517,114 (10,546.5 per 100,000)
Peak pandemic unemployment in Gadsden: 19.2% (April 2020)
Gadsden population: 102,748 (192.1 per sq. mi.)

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

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Alaska: Anchorage
COVID-19 cases as of Apr. 8 in Anchorage: 39,196 (9,826.0 per 100,000)
COVID-19 cases as of Apr. 8 in Alaska: 61,480 (8,404.1 per 100,000)
Peak pandemic unemployment in Anchorage: 14.8% (April 2020)
Anchorage population: 398,900 (15.2 per sq. mi.)

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

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Arizona: Yuma
COVID-19 cases as of Apr. 8 in Yuma: 36,804 (17,570.2 per 100,000)
COVID-19 cases as of Apr. 8 in Arizona: 845,480 (11,615.8 per 100,000)
Peak pandemic unemployment in Yuma: 25.0% (April 2020)
Yuma population: 209,468 (38.0 per sq. mi.)

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

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Arkansas: Pine Bluff
COVID-19 cases as of Apr. 8 in Pine Bluff: 12,875 (14,169.4 per 100,000)
COVID-19 cases as of Apr. 8 in Arkansas: 331,261 (10,976.9 per 100,000)
Peak pandemic unemployment in Pine Bluff: 10.7% (April 2020)
Pine Bluff population: 90,865 (44.8 per sq. mi.)

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

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California: El Centro
COVID-19 cases as of Apr. 8 in El Centro: 27,604 (15,276.1 per 100,000)
COVID-19 cases as of Apr. 8 in California: 3,583,830 (9,070.2 per 100,000)
Peak pandemic unemployment in El Centro: 30.0% (April 2020)
El Centro population: 180,701 (43.3 per sq. mi.)

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