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

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Colorado: Colorado Springs
Avg. new daily cases in Colorado Springs in week ending August 10: 25.5 per 100,000
Avg. new daily cases in Colorado Springs in week ending August 3: 16.4 per 100,000
COVID-19 cases in Colorado Springs as of August 10: 79,502 (10,988.6 per 100,000)
Peak pandemic unemployment in Colorado Springs: 12.6% (April 2020)
Colorado Springs population: 723,498 (269.6 people per sq. mi.)

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

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Connecticut: New Haven-Milford
Avg. new daily cases in New Haven in week ending August 10: 16.5 per 100,000
Avg. new daily cases in New Haven in week ending August 3: 8.0 per 100,000
COVID-19 cases in New Haven as of August 10: 94,736 (11,047.8 per 100,000)
Peak pandemic unemployment in New Haven: 9.5% (July 2020)
New Haven population: 857,513 (1,418.5 people per sq. mi.)

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

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Delaware: Dover
Avg. new daily cases in Dover in week ending August 10: 16.9 per 100,000
Avg. new daily cases in Dover in week ending August 3: 7.0 per 100,000
COVID-19 cases in Dover as of August 10: 18,883 (10,686.5 per 100,000)
Peak pandemic unemployment in Dover: 17.3% (May 2020)
Dover population: 176,699 (301.4 people per sq. mi.)

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

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Florida: Jacksonville
Avg. new daily cases in Jacksonville in week ending August 10: 119.6 per 100,000
Avg. new daily cases in Jacksonville in week ending August 3: 109.8 per 100,000
COVID-19 cases in Jacksonville as of August 10: 205,986 (13,699.8 per 100,000)
Peak pandemic unemployment in Jacksonville: 11.4% (April 2020)
Jacksonville population: 1,503,574 (469.7 people per sq. mi.)

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

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Georgia: Valdosta
Avg. new daily cases in Valdosta in week ending August 10: 117.6 per 100,000
Avg. new daily cases in Valdosta in week ending August 3: 33.9 per 100,000
COVID-19 cases in Valdosta as of August 10: 17,931 (12,339.4 per 100,000)
Peak pandemic unemployment in Valdosta: 10.3% (April 2020)
Valdosta population: 145,315 (91.4 people per sq. mi.)

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