Special Report

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

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New Mexico: Farmington
COVID-19 cases as of July 8 in Farmington: 15,696 (12,406.4 per 100,000)
COVID-19 cases as of July 8 in New Mexico: 205,715 (9,810.8 per 100,000)
Peak pandemic unemployment in Farmington: 14.5% (July 2020)
Farmington population: 126,515 (22.9 per sq. mi.)

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

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New York: New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA
COVID-19 cases as of July 8 in New York: 2,316,282 (12,005.0 per 100,000)
COVID-19 cases as of July 8 in New York: 2,114,758 (10,870.8 per 100,000)
Peak pandemic unemployment in New York: 17.2% (June 2020)
New York population: 19,294,236 (2,885.4 per sq. mi.)

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

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North Carolina: Hickory-Lenoir-Morganton
COVID-19 cases as of July 8 in Hickory: 43,914 (11,976.2 per 100,000)
COVID-19 cases as of July 8 in North Carolina: 1,014,359 (9,671.5 per 100,000)
Peak pandemic unemployment in Hickory: 18.2% (April 2020)
Hickory population: 366,678 (223.9 per sq. mi.)

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

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North Dakota: Bismarck
COVID-19 cases as of July 8 in Bismarck: 21,533 (16,888.2 per 100,000)
COVID-19 cases as of July 8 in North Dakota: 110,736 (14,531.1 per 100,000)
Peak pandemic unemployment in Bismarck: 9.5% (April 2020)
Bismarck population: 127,503 (29.8 per sq. mi.)

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

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Ohio: Lima
COVID-19 cases as of July 8 in Lima: 11,930 (11,562.9 per 100,000)
COVID-19 cases as of July 8 in Ohio: 1,112,289 (9,515.6 per 100,000)
Peak pandemic unemployment in Lima: 20.4% (April 2020)
Lima population: 103,175 (256.3 per sq. mi.)

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