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These Are the Cities With the Fewest COVID-19 Cases

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45. Ames, IA
> Confirmed COVID-19 cases as of May 17: 25,499
> Confirmed COVID-19 cases as of May 17 per 100,000 residents: 20,678.6
> Cumulative COVID-19 deaths as of May 17: 144
> Cumulative COVID-19 deaths as of May 17 per 100,000 residents: 116.8
> Population: 123,311

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

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44. Redding, CA
> Confirmed COVID-19 cases as of May 17: 36,988
> Confirmed COVID-19 cases as of May 17 per 100,000 residents: 20,639.2
> Cumulative COVID-19 deaths as of May 17: 557
> Cumulative COVID-19 deaths as of May 17 per 100,000 residents: 310.8
> Population: 179,212

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

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43. Salem, OR
> Confirmed COVID-19 cases as of May 17: 86,522
> Confirmed COVID-19 cases as of May 17 per 100,000 residents: 20,470.0
> Cumulative COVID-19 deaths as of May 17: 855
> Cumulative COVID-19 deaths as of May 17 per 100,000 residents: 202.3
> Population: 422,678

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

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42. San Luis Obispo-Paso Robles, CA
> Confirmed COVID-19 cases as of May 17: 57,556
> Confirmed COVID-19 cases as of May 17 per 100,000 residents: 20,398.0
> Cumulative COVID-19 deaths as of May 17: 478
> Cumulative COVID-19 deaths as of May 17 per 100,000 residents: 169.4
> Population: 282,165

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

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41. Killeen-Temple, TX
> Confirmed COVID-19 cases as of May 17: 90,531
> Confirmed COVID-19 cases as of May 17 per 100,000 residents: 20,357.0
> Cumulative COVID-19 deaths as of May 17: 1,203
> Cumulative COVID-19 deaths as of May 17 per 100,000 residents: 270.5
> Population: 444,716

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

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