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These Are the Cities With the Fewest COVID-19 Cases

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35. Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News, VA-NC
> Confirmed COVID-19 cases as of May 17: 352,443
> Confirmed COVID-19 cases as of May 17 per 100,000 residents: 20,005.5
> Cumulative COVID-19 deaths as of May 17: 3,913
> Cumulative COVID-19 deaths as of May 17 per 100,000 residents: 222.1
> Population: 1,761,729

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

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34. Napa, CA
> Confirmed COVID-19 cases as of May 17: 27,764
> Confirmed COVID-19 cases as of May 17 per 100,000 residents: 19,885.0
> Cumulative COVID-19 deaths as of May 17: 143
> Cumulative COVID-19 deaths as of May 17 per 100,000 residents: 102.4
> Population: 139,623

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

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33. Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, WA
> Confirmed COVID-19 cases as of May 17: 767,602
> Confirmed COVID-19 cases as of May 17 per 100,000 residents: 19,827.9
> Cumulative COVID-19 deaths as of May 17: 5,314
> Cumulative COVID-19 deaths as of May 17 per 100,000 residents: 137.3
> Population: 3,871,323

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

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32. Hartford-East Hartford-Middletown, CT
> Confirmed COVID-19 cases as of May 17: 239,231
> Confirmed COVID-19 cases as of May 17 per 100,000 residents: 19,809.2
> Cumulative COVID-19 deaths as of May 17: 3,913
> Cumulative COVID-19 deaths as of May 17 per 100,000 residents: 324.0
> Population: 1,207,677

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

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31. Sacramento-Roseville-Folsom, CA
> Confirmed COVID-19 cases as of May 17: 457,504
> Confirmed COVID-19 cases as of May 17 per 100,000 residents: 19,754.2
> Cumulative COVID-19 deaths as of May 17: 4,176
> Cumulative COVID-19 deaths as of May 17 per 100,000 residents: 180.3
> Population: 2,315,980

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

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