Special Report

COVID-19: This Is America's Worst Hot Spot

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Colorado: Archuleta County
> Avg. new daily cases in Archuleta County in week ending Apr. 21, 2021: 48.1 per 100,000
> Cumulative confirmed COVID-19 cases in Archuleta County as of Apr. 21, 2021: 847 (6,561.8 per 100,000)
> Cumulative confirmed COVID-19 deaths in Archuleta County as of Apr. 21, 2021: 1 (7.7 per 100,000)
> Population: 12,908
> Largest place in Archuleta County: Pagosa Springs

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

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Connecticut: Fairfield County
> Avg. new daily cases in Fairfield County in week ending Apr. 21, 2021: 39.0 per 100,000
> Cumulative confirmed COVID-19 cases in Fairfield County as of Apr. 21, 2021: 96,083 (10,174.5 per 100,000)
> Cumulative confirmed COVID-19 deaths in Fairfield County as of Apr. 21, 2021: 2,147 (227.4 per 100,000)
> Population: 944,348
> Largest place in Fairfield County: Bridgeport

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

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Delaware: New Castle County
> Avg. new daily cases in New Castle County in week ending Apr. 21, 2021: 43.3 per 100,000
> Cumulative confirmed COVID-19 cases in New Castle County as of Apr. 21, 2021: 59,884 (10,787.3 per 100,000)
> Cumulative confirmed COVID-19 deaths in New Castle County as of Apr. 21, 2021: 799 (143.9 per 100,000)
> Population: 555,133
> Largest place in New Castle County: Wilmington

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

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Florida: Miami-Dade County
> Avg. new daily cases in Miami-Dade County in week ending Apr. 21, 2021: 52.2 per 100,000
> Cumulative confirmed COVID-19 cases in Miami-Dade County as of Apr. 21, 2021: 471,595 (17,366.7 per 100,000)
> Cumulative confirmed COVID-19 deaths in Miami-Dade County as of Apr. 21, 2021: 6,049 (222.8 per 100,000)
> Population: 2,715,516
> Largest place in Miami-Dade County: Miami

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

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Georgia: Chattahoochee County
> Avg. new daily cases in Chattahoochee County in week ending Apr. 21, 2021: 149.7 per 100,000
> Cumulative confirmed COVID-19 cases in Chattahoochee County as of Apr. 21, 2021: 3,809 (35,376.6 per 100,000)
> Cumulative confirmed COVID-19 deaths in Chattahoochee County as of Apr. 21, 2021: 15 (139.3 per 100,000)
> Population: 10,767
> Largest place in Chattahoochee County: Fort Benning South

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