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These Are the Cities in Every State Where COVID-19 is Growing the Fastest

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Alabama: Mobile
Avg. new daily cases in Mobile in week ending August 10: 120.5 per 100,000
Avg. new daily cases in Mobile in week ending August 3: 86.8 per 100,000
COVID-19 cases in Mobile as of August 10: 54,619 (12,682.8 per 100,000)
Peak pandemic unemployment in Mobile: 15.4% (April 2020)
Mobile population: 430,655 (186.5 people 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
Avg. new daily cases in Anchorage in week ending August 10: 39.9 per 100,000
Avg. new daily cases in Anchorage in week ending August 3: 26.9 per 100,000
COVID-19 cases in Anchorage as of August 10: 46,320 (11,611.9 per 100,000)
Peak pandemic unemployment in Anchorage: 14.8% (April 2020)
Anchorage population: 398,900 (15.2 people 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: Lake Havasu City-Kingman
Avg. new daily cases in Lake Havasu City in week ending August 10: 36.9 per 100,000
Avg. new daily cases in Lake Havasu City in week ending August 3: 34.2 per 100,000
COVID-19 cases in Lake Havasu City as of August 10: 26,071 (12,552.5 per 100,000)
Peak pandemic unemployment in Lake Havasu City: 19.8% (April 2020)
Lake Havasu City population: 207,695 (15.6 people 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: Hot Springs
Avg. new daily cases in Hot Springs in week ending August 10: 87.8 per 100,000
Avg. new daily cases in Hot Springs in week ending August 3: 82.2 per 100,000
COVID-19 cases in Hot Springs as of August 10: 12,821 (13,009.0 per 100,000)
Peak pandemic unemployment in Hot Springs: 16.4% (April 2020)
Hot Springs population: 98,555 (145.4 people 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
Avg. new daily cases in El Centro in week ending August 10: 119.0 per 100,000
Avg. new daily cases in El Centro in week ending August 3: 11.3 per 100,000
COVID-19 cases in El Centro as of August 10: 29,470 (16,308.7 per 100,000)
Peak pandemic unemployment in El Centro: 30.0% (April 2020)
El Centro population: 180,701 (43.3 people per sq. mi.)

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