Special Report

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

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South Dakota: Sioux Falls
COVID-19 cases as of August 26 in Sioux Falls: 43,844 (16,905.5 per 100,000)
COVID-19 cases as of August 26 in South Dakota: 129,411 (14,628.3 per 100,000)
Peak pandemic unemployment in Sioux Falls: 10.7% (April 2020)
Sioux Falls population: 259,348 (100.7 per sq. mi.)

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

Tennessee: Cleveland
COVID-19 cases as of August 26 in Cleveland: 19,798 (16,153.3 per 100,000)
COVID-19 cases as of August 26 in Tennessee: 1,002,632 (14,681.6 per 100,000)
Peak pandemic unemployment in Cleveland: 14.3% (April 2020)
Cleveland population: 122,563 (160.5 per sq. mi.)

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

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Texas: Laredo
COVID-19 cases as of August 26 in Laredo: 52,437 (19,170.8 per 100,000)
COVID-19 cases as of August 26 in Texas: 3,472,002 (11,974.1 per 100,000)
Peak pandemic unemployment in Laredo: 14.3% (May 2020)
Laredo population: 273,526 (81.4 per sq. mi.)

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

Utah: Provo-Orem
COVID-19 cases as of August 26 in Provo: 109,176 (17,700.6 per 100,000)
COVID-19 cases as of August 26 in Utah: 455,513 (14,208.3 per 100,000)
Peak pandemic unemployment in Provo: 8.1% (April 2020)
Provo population: 616,791 (114.3 per sq. mi.)

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

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Vermont: Burlington-South Burlington
COVID-19 cases as of August 26 in Burlington: 11,137 (5,090.4 per 100,000)
COVID-19 cases as of August 26 in Vermont: 25,376 (4,066.7 per 100,000)
Peak pandemic unemployment in Burlington: 14.8% (April 2020)
Burlington population: 218,784 (174.7 per sq. mi.)

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