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This Is the City in Every State Where COVID-19 Is Growing the Fastest

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New Mexico: Santa Fe
Avg. new daily cases in Santa Fe in week ending April 26: 13.4 per 100,000
Avg. new daily cases in Santa Fe in week ending April 19: 8.6 per 100,000
COVID-19 cases in Santa Fe as of April 26: 28,587 (19,148.3 per 100,000)
Peak pandemic unemployment in Santa Fe: 13.2% (July 2020)
Santa Fe population: 149,293 (78.2 people per sq. mi.)

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

New York: Utica-Rome
Avg. new daily cases in Utica in week ending April 26: 58.7 per 100,000
Avg. new daily cases in Utica in week ending April 19: 46.5 per 100,000
COVID-19 cases in Utica as of April 26: 70,251 (24,057.2 per 100,000)
Peak pandemic unemployment in Utica: 15.3% (April 2020)
Utica population: 292,016 (111.3 people 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: Durham-Chapel Hill
Avg. new daily cases in Durham in week ending April 26: 26.9 per 100,000
Avg. new daily cases in Durham in week ending April 19: 19.1 per 100,000
COVID-19 cases in Durham as of April 26: 135,710 (21,654.9 per 100,000)
Peak pandemic unemployment in Durham: 10.8% (May 2020)
Durham population: 626,695 (273.7 people 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: Grand Forks, ND-MN
Avg. new daily cases in Grand Forks in week ending April 26: 8.5 per 100,000
Avg. new daily cases in Grand Forks in week ending April 19: 4.1 per 100,000
COVID-19 cases in Grand Forks as of April 26: 31,084 (30,550.9 per 100,000)
Peak pandemic unemployment in Grand Forks: 8.7% (May 2020)
Grand Forks population: 101,745 (29.9 people 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: Toledo
Avg. new daily cases in Toledo in week ending April 26: 17.9 per 100,000
Avg. new daily cases in Toledo in week ending April 19: 13.3 per 100,000
COVID-19 cases in Toledo as of April 26: 152,008 (23,598.7 per 100,000)
Peak pandemic unemployment in Toledo: 22.1% (April 2020)
Toledo population: 644,137 (398.0 people per sq. mi.)

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

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