Counties with highest COVID-19 infection rates in North Carolina

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September 14, 2022
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Counties with highest COVID-19 infection rates in North Carolina

The vaccine deployment in December 2020 signaled a turning point in the COVID-19 pandemic. By the end of May 2021, 40% of the U.S. population was fully vaccinated. But as vaccination rates lagged over the summer, new surges of COVID-19 came, including Delta in the summer of 2021, and now the Omicron variant, which comprises the majority of cases in the U.S.

Researchers around the world have reported that Omicron is more transmissible than Delta, making breakthrough and repeat infections more likely.

The United States as of Sep. 28 reached over 1 million COVID-19-related deaths and 96.2 million COVID-19 cases, according to Johns Hopkins University. Currently, 67.8% of the population is fully vaccinated, and 48.7% of vaccinated people have received booster doses.

Stacker compiled a list of the counties with highest COVID-19 infection rates in North Carolina using data from the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services and vaccination data from Covid Act Now. Counties are ranked by the highest infection rate per 100,000 residents within the week leading up to Sep. 22, 2022. Cumulative cases per 100,000 served as a tiebreaker.

Keep reading to see whether your county ranks among the highest COVID-19 infection rates in your state.

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#50. Gates County, NC

- New cases per 100k in the past week: 190 (22 new cases, -4% change from previous week)
- Cumulative cases per 100k: 19,348 (2,237 total cases)
--- 35.9% less cases per 100k residents than North Carolina
- Cumulative deaths per 100k: 182 (21 total deaths)
--- 27.8% less deaths per 100k residents than North Carolina
- Population that is fully vaccinated: 40.2% (4,645 fully vaccinated)
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#49. Randolph County, NC

- New cases per 100k in the past week: 193 (277 new cases, +1% change from previous week)
- Cumulative cases per 100k: 28,314 (40,678 total cases)
--- 6.2% less cases per 100k residents than North Carolina
- Cumulative deaths per 100k: 331 (475 total deaths)
--- 31.3% more deaths per 100k residents than North Carolina
- Population that is fully vaccinated: 44.6% (64,039 fully vaccinated)
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#48. Craven County, NC

- New cases per 100k in the past week: 195 (199 new cases, -13% change from previous week)
- Cumulative cases per 100k: 28,925 (29,544 total cases)
--- 4.2% less cases per 100k residents than North Carolina
- Cumulative deaths per 100k: 224 (229 total deaths)
--- 11.1% less deaths per 100k residents than North Carolina
- Population that is fully vaccinated: 63.3% (64,651 fully vaccinated)
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#47. Swain County, NC

- New cases per 100k in the past week: 196 (28 new cases, +33% change from previous week)
- Cumulative cases per 100k: 31,196 (4,452 total cases)
--- 3.4% more cases per 100k residents than North Carolina
- Cumulative deaths per 100k: 364 (52 total deaths)
--- 44.4% more deaths per 100k residents than North Carolina
- Population that is fully vaccinated: 58.5% (8,345 fully vaccinated)
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#46. Lincoln County, NC

- New cases per 100k in the past week: 196 (169 new cases, +7% change from previous week)
- Cumulative cases per 100k: 32,476 (27,965 total cases)
--- 7.6% more cases per 100k residents than North Carolina
- Cumulative deaths per 100k: 225 (194 total deaths)
--- 10.7% less deaths per 100k residents than North Carolina
- Population that is fully vaccinated: 50.2% (43,201 fully vaccinated)
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#45. Montgomery County, NC

- New cases per 100k in the past week: 199 (54 new cases, -26% change from previous week)
- Cumulative cases per 100k: 30,545 (8,300 total cases)
--- 1.2% more cases per 100k residents than North Carolina
- Cumulative deaths per 100k: 500 (136 total deaths)
--- 98.4% more deaths per 100k residents than North Carolina
- Population that is fully vaccinated: 44.1% (11,974 fully vaccinated)
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#44. Chowan County, NC

- New cases per 100k in the past week: 201 (28 new cases, +75% change from previous week)
- Cumulative cases per 100k: 34,117 (4,757 total cases)
--- 13.0% more cases per 100k residents than North Carolina
- Cumulative deaths per 100k: 452 (63 total deaths)
--- 79.4% more deaths per 100k residents than North Carolina
- Population that is fully vaccinated: 57.2% (7,974 fully vaccinated)
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#43. Bladen County, NC

- New cases per 100k in the past week: 202 (66 new cases, -3% change from previous week)
- Cumulative cases per 100k: 33,482 (10,956 total cases)
--- 10.9% more cases per 100k residents than North Carolina
- Cumulative deaths per 100k: 428 (140 total deaths)
--- 69.8% more deaths per 100k residents than North Carolina
- Population that is fully vaccinated: 64.9% (21,224 fully vaccinated)
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#42. Warren County, NC

- New cases per 100k in the past week: 203 (40 new cases, +21% change from previous week)
- Cumulative cases per 100k: 26,542 (5,237 total cases)
--- 12.1% less cases per 100k residents than North Carolina
- Cumulative deaths per 100k: 243 (48 total deaths)
--- 3.6% less deaths per 100k residents than North Carolina
- Population that is fully vaccinated: 55.7% (10,989 fully vaccinated)
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#41. Edgecombe County, NC

- New cases per 100k in the past week: 210 (108 new cases, -16% change from previous week)
- Cumulative cases per 100k: 31,526 (16,227 total cases)
--- 4.5% more cases per 100k residents than North Carolina
- Cumulative deaths per 100k: 317 (163 total deaths)
--- 25.8% more deaths per 100k residents than North Carolina
- Population that is fully vaccinated: 48.4% (24,909 fully vaccinated)
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#40. Graham County, NC

- New cases per 100k in the past week: 213 (18 new cases, -56% change from previous week)
- Cumulative cases per 100k: 32,295 (2,726 total cases)
--- 7.0% more cases per 100k residents than North Carolina
- Cumulative deaths per 100k: 367 (31 total deaths)
--- 45.6% more deaths per 100k residents than North Carolina
- Population that is fully vaccinated: 46.7% (3,942 fully vaccinated)
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#39. Pender County, NC

- New cases per 100k in the past week: 214 (135 new cases, +34% change from previous week)
- Cumulative cases per 100k: 27,896 (17,591 total cases)
--- 7.6% less cases per 100k residents than North Carolina
- Cumulative deaths per 100k: 222 (140 total deaths)
--- 11.9% less deaths per 100k residents than North Carolina
- Population that is fully vaccinated: 52.0% (32,786 fully vaccinated)
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#38. Hoke County, NC

- New cases per 100k in the past week: 215 (119 new cases, -28% change from previous week)
- Cumulative cases per 100k: 32,471 (17,935 total cases)
--- 7.6% more cases per 100k residents than North Carolina
- Cumulative deaths per 100k: 237 (131 total deaths)
--- 6.0% less deaths per 100k residents than North Carolina
- Population that is fully vaccinated: 42.5% (23,495 fully vaccinated)
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#37. Halifax County, NC

- New cases per 100k in the past week: 216 (108 new cases, -19% change from previous week)
- Cumulative cases per 100k: 33,859 (16,933 total cases)
--- 12.2% more cases per 100k residents than North Carolina
- Cumulative deaths per 100k: 388 (194 total deaths)
--- 54.0% more deaths per 100k residents than North Carolina
- Population that is fully vaccinated: 54.2% (27,101 fully vaccinated)
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#36. Wayne County, NC

- New cases per 100k in the past week: 218 (268 new cases, +6% change from previous week)
- Cumulative cases per 100k: 30,820 (37,949 total cases)
--- 2.1% more cases per 100k residents than North Carolina
- Cumulative deaths per 100k: 344 (423 total deaths)
--- 36.5% more deaths per 100k residents than North Carolina
- Population that is fully vaccinated: 50.0% (61,626 fully vaccinated)
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#35. Columbus County, NC

- New cases per 100k in the past week: 218 (121 new cases, +44% change from previous week)
- Cumulative cases per 100k: 32,451 (18,013 total cases)
--- 7.5% more cases per 100k residents than North Carolina
- Cumulative deaths per 100k: 504 (280 total deaths)
--- 100.0% more deaths per 100k residents than North Carolina
- Population that is fully vaccinated: 43.5% (24,123 fully vaccinated)
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#34. Pitt County, NC

- New cases per 100k in the past week: 219 (395 new cases, -4% change from previous week)
- Cumulative cases per 100k: 34,511 (62,375 total cases)
--- 14.4% more cases per 100k residents than North Carolina
- Cumulative deaths per 100k: 150 (271 total deaths)
--- 40.5% less deaths per 100k residents than North Carolina
- Population that is fully vaccinated: 54.4% (98,389 fully vaccinated)
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#33. Granville County, NC

- New cases per 100k in the past week: 222 (134 new cases, -11% change from previous week)
- Cumulative cases per 100k: 29,209 (17,655 total cases)
--- 3.2% less cases per 100k residents than North Carolina
- Cumulative deaths per 100k: 205 (124 total deaths)
--- 18.7% less deaths per 100k residents than North Carolina
- Population that is fully vaccinated: 63.3% (38,277 fully vaccinated)
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#32. Surry County, NC

- New cases per 100k in the past week: 222 (159 new cases, -39% change from previous week)
- Cumulative cases per 100k: 35,815 (25,709 total cases)
--- 18.7% more cases per 100k residents than North Carolina
- Cumulative deaths per 100k: 532 (382 total deaths)
--- 111.1% more deaths per 100k residents than North Carolina
- Population that is fully vaccinated: 50.8% (36,434 fully vaccinated)
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#31. Catawba County, NC

- New cases per 100k in the past week: 224 (358 new cases, -18% change from previous week)
- Cumulative cases per 100k: 34,928 (55,728 total cases)
--- 15.7% more cases per 100k residents than North Carolina
- Cumulative deaths per 100k: 400 (639 total deaths)
--- 58.7% more deaths per 100k residents than North Carolina
- Population that is fully vaccinated: 54.8% (87,500 fully vaccinated)
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#30. Franklin County, NC

- New cases per 100k in the past week: 224 (156 new cases, -22% change from previous week)
- Cumulative cases per 100k: 35,257 (24,569 total cases)
--- 16.8% more cases per 100k residents than North Carolina
- Cumulative deaths per 100k: 126 (88 total deaths)
--- 50.0% less deaths per 100k residents than North Carolina
- Population that is fully vaccinated: 54.9% (38,290 fully vaccinated)
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#29. Moore County, NC

- New cases per 100k in the past week: 225 (227 new cases, +9% change from previous week)
- Cumulative cases per 100k: 28,485 (28,736 total cases)
--- 5.6% less cases per 100k residents than North Carolina
- Cumulative deaths per 100k: 343 (346 total deaths)
--- 36.1% more deaths per 100k residents than North Carolina
- Population that is fully vaccinated: 58.9% (59,399 fully vaccinated)
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#28. Anson County, NC

- New cases per 100k in the past week: 225 (55 new cases, -24% change from previous week)
- Cumulative cases per 100k: 31,919 (7,803 total cases)
--- 5.8% more cases per 100k residents than North Carolina
- Cumulative deaths per 100k: 417 (102 total deaths)
--- 65.5% more deaths per 100k residents than North Carolina
- Population that is fully vaccinated: 47.6% (11,631 fully vaccinated)
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#27. Northampton County, NC

- New cases per 100k in the past week: 226 (44 new cases, +16% change from previous week)
- Cumulative cases per 100k: 27,255 (5,310 total cases)
--- 9.7% less cases per 100k residents than North Carolina
- Cumulative deaths per 100k: 467 (91 total deaths)
--- 85.3% more deaths per 100k residents than North Carolina
- Population that is fully vaccinated: 44.7% (8,700 fully vaccinated)
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#26. Cumberland County, NC

- New cases per 100k in the past week: 226 (757 new cases, -6% change from previous week)
- Cumulative cases per 100k: 31,473 (105,595 total cases)
--- 4.3% more cases per 100k residents than North Carolina
- Cumulative deaths per 100k: 208 (697 total deaths)
--- 17.5% less deaths per 100k residents than North Carolina
- Population that is fully vaccinated: 61.0% (204,722 fully vaccinated)
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#25. Wilson County, NC

- New cases per 100k in the past week: 227 (186 new cases, +52% change from previous week)
- Cumulative cases per 100k: 31,172 (25,499 total cases)
--- 3.3% more cases per 100k residents than North Carolina
- Cumulative deaths per 100k: 413 (338 total deaths)
--- 63.9% more deaths per 100k residents than North Carolina
- Population that is fully vaccinated: 53.9% (44,087 fully vaccinated)
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#24. Scotland County, NC

- New cases per 100k in the past week: 227 (79 new cases, -24% change from previous week)
- Cumulative cases per 100k: 33,880 (11,798 total cases)
--- 12.3% more cases per 100k residents than North Carolina
- Cumulative deaths per 100k: 411 (143 total deaths)
--- 63.1% more deaths per 100k residents than North Carolina
- Population that is fully vaccinated: 49.8% (17,342 fully vaccinated)
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#23. Alamance County, NC

- New cases per 100k in the past week: 231 (391 new cases, -3% change from previous week)
- Cumulative cases per 100k: 33,048 (56,020 total cases)
--- 9.5% more cases per 100k residents than North Carolina
- Cumulative deaths per 100k: 309 (523 total deaths)
--- 22.6% more deaths per 100k residents than North Carolina
- Population that is fully vaccinated: 60.3% (102,167 fully vaccinated)
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#22. Jones County, NC

- New cases per 100k in the past week: 234 (22 new cases, +47% change from previous week)
- Cumulative cases per 100k: 28,060 (2,643 total cases)
--- 7.0% less cases per 100k residents than North Carolina
- Cumulative deaths per 100k: 467 (44 total deaths)
--- 85.3% more deaths per 100k residents than North Carolina
- Population that is fully vaccinated: 56.3% (5,305 fully vaccinated)
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#21. Richmond County, NC

- New cases per 100k in the past week: 234 (105 new cases, +8% change from previous week)
- Cumulative cases per 100k: 33,895 (15,195 total cases)
--- 12.3% more cases per 100k residents than North Carolina
- Cumulative deaths per 100k: 442 (198 total deaths)
--- 75.4% more deaths per 100k residents than North Carolina
- Population that is fully vaccinated: 49.1% (21,998 fully vaccinated)
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#20. Johnston County, NC

- New cases per 100k in the past week: 239 (500 new cases, -4% change from previous week)
- Cumulative cases per 100k: 33,433 (69,989 total cases)
--- 10.8% more cases per 100k residents than North Carolina
- Cumulative deaths per 100k: 227 (475 total deaths)
--- 9.9% less deaths per 100k residents than North Carolina
- Population that is fully vaccinated: 55.0% (115,084 fully vaccinated)
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#19. Davie County, NC

- New cases per 100k in the past week: 240 (103 new cases, +23% change from previous week)
- Cumulative cases per 100k: 31,282 (13,403 total cases)
--- 3.7% more cases per 100k residents than North Carolina
- Cumulative deaths per 100k: 271 (116 total deaths)
--- 7.5% more deaths per 100k residents than North Carolina
- Population that is fully vaccinated: 58.3% (24,970 fully vaccinated)
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#18. Beaufort County, NC

- New cases per 100k in the past week: 240 (113 new cases, +24% change from previous week)
- Cumulative cases per 100k: 31,696 (14,895 total cases)
--- 5.0% more cases per 100k residents than North Carolina
- Cumulative deaths per 100k: 383 (180 total deaths)
--- 52.0% more deaths per 100k residents than North Carolina
- Population that is fully vaccinated: 55.6% (26,128 fully vaccinated)
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#17. Mitchell County, NC

- New cases per 100k in the past week: 241 (36 new cases, +33% change from previous week)
- Cumulative cases per 100k: 29,083 (4,352 total cases)
--- 3.6% less cases per 100k residents than North Carolina
- Cumulative deaths per 100k: 281 (42 total deaths)
--- 11.5% more deaths per 100k residents than North Carolina
- Population that is fully vaccinated: 48.8% (7,307 fully vaccinated)
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#16. Forsyth County, NC

- New cases per 100k in the past week: 249 (952 new cases, +5% change from previous week)
- Cumulative cases per 100k: 29,570 (113,046 total cases)
--- 2.0% less cases per 100k residents than North Carolina
- Cumulative deaths per 100k: 228 (872 total deaths)
--- 9.5% less deaths per 100k residents than North Carolina
- Population that is fully vaccinated: 63.1% (241,160 fully vaccinated)
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#15. Martin County, NC

- New cases per 100k in the past week: 250 (56 new cases, +60% change from previous week)
- Cumulative cases per 100k: 32,237 (7,234 total cases)
--- 6.8% more cases per 100k residents than North Carolina
- Cumulative deaths per 100k: 423 (95 total deaths)
--- 67.9% more deaths per 100k residents than North Carolina
- Population that is fully vaccinated: 49.3% (11,062 fully vaccinated)
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#14. Alexander County, NC

- New cases per 100k in the past week: 251 (94 new cases, +8% change from previous week)
- Cumulative cases per 100k: 31,667 (11,874 total cases)
--- 4.9% more cases per 100k residents than North Carolina
- Cumulative deaths per 100k: 392 (147 total deaths)
--- 55.6% more deaths per 100k residents than North Carolina
- Population that is fully vaccinated: 45.2% (16,956 fully vaccinated)
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#13. Henderson County, NC

- New cases per 100k in the past week: 255 (300 new cases, +43% change from previous week)
- Cumulative cases per 100k: 25,406 (29,831 total cases)
--- 15.8% less cases per 100k residents than North Carolina
- Cumulative deaths per 100k: 290 (340 total deaths)
--- 15.1% more deaths per 100k residents than North Carolina
- Population that is fully vaccinated: 59.6% (69,995 fully vaccinated)
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#12. Sampson County, NC

- New cases per 100k in the past week: 257 (163 new cases, +23% change from previous week)
- Cumulative cases per 100k: 34,278 (21,777 total cases)
--- 13.6% more cases per 100k residents than North Carolina
- Cumulative deaths per 100k: 305 (194 total deaths)
--- 21.0% more deaths per 100k residents than North Carolina
- Population that is fully vaccinated: 52.6% (33,437 fully vaccinated)
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#11. Yancey County, NC

- New cases per 100k in the past week: 260 (47 new cases, +74% change from previous week)
- Cumulative cases per 100k: 33,538 (6,060 total cases)
--- 11.1% more cases per 100k residents than North Carolina
- Cumulative deaths per 100k: 354 (64 total deaths)
--- 40.5% more deaths per 100k residents than North Carolina
- Population that is fully vaccinated: 51.0% (9,215 fully vaccinated)
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#10. Wilkes County, NC

- New cases per 100k in the past week: 263 (180 new cases, -1% change from previous week)
- Cumulative cases per 100k: 30,426 (20,815 total cases)
--- 0.8% more cases per 100k residents than North Carolina
- Cumulative deaths per 100k: 418 (286 total deaths)
--- 65.9% more deaths per 100k residents than North Carolina
- Population that is fully vaccinated: 47.2% (32,283 fully vaccinated)
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#9. Davidson County, NC

- New cases per 100k in the past week: 277 (465 new cases, +17% change from previous week)
- Cumulative cases per 100k: 30,319 (50,817 total cases)
--- 0.5% more cases per 100k residents than North Carolina
- Cumulative deaths per 100k: 271 (454 total deaths)
--- 7.5% more deaths per 100k residents than North Carolina
- Population that is fully vaccinated: 49.2% (82,539 fully vaccinated)
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#8. Stanly County, NC

- New cases per 100k in the past week: 288 (181 new cases, -2% change from previous week)
- Cumulative cases per 100k: 35,285 (22,161 total cases)
--- 16.9% more cases per 100k residents than North Carolina
- Cumulative deaths per 100k: 444 (279 total deaths)
--- 76.2% more deaths per 100k residents than North Carolina
- Population that is fully vaccinated: 45.2% (28,359 fully vaccinated)
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#7. Stokes County, NC

- New cases per 100k in the past week: 300 (137 new cases, -11% change from previous week)
- Cumulative cases per 100k: 29,789 (13,581 total cases)
--- 1.3% less cases per 100k residents than North Carolina
- Cumulative deaths per 100k: 421 (192 total deaths)
--- 67.1% more deaths per 100k residents than North Carolina
- Population that is fully vaccinated: 47.9% (21,833 fully vaccinated)
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#6. Robeson County, NC

- New cases per 100k in the past week: 338 (441 new cases, +28% change from previous week)
- Cumulative cases per 100k: 36,741 (47,993 total cases)
--- 21.7% more cases per 100k residents than North Carolina
- Cumulative deaths per 100k: 433 (565 total deaths)
--- 71.8% more deaths per 100k residents than North Carolina
- Population that is fully vaccinated: 43.2% (56,470 fully vaccinated)
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#5. McDowell County, NC

- New cases per 100k in the past week: 356 (163 new cases, +65% change from previous week)
- Cumulative cases per 100k: 35,016 (16,022 total cases)
--- 16.0% more cases per 100k residents than North Carolina
- Cumulative deaths per 100k: 396 (181 total deaths)
--- 57.1% more deaths per 100k residents than North Carolina
- Population that is fully vaccinated: 52.5% (24,040 fully vaccinated)
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#4. Transylvania County, NC

- New cases per 100k in the past week: 366 (126 new cases, +3% change from previous week)
- Cumulative cases per 100k: 21,917 (7,536 total cases)
--- 27.4% less cases per 100k residents than North Carolina
- Cumulative deaths per 100k: 241 (83 total deaths)
--- 4.4% less deaths per 100k residents than North Carolina
- Population that is fully vaccinated: 56.1% (19,280 fully vaccinated)
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#3. Yadkin County, NC

- New cases per 100k in the past week: 382 (144 new cases, -31% change from previous week)
- Cumulative cases per 100k: 35,856 (13,506 total cases)
--- 18.8% more cases per 100k residents than North Carolina
- Cumulative deaths per 100k: 335 (126 total deaths)
--- 32.9% more deaths per 100k residents than North Carolina
- Population that is fully vaccinated: 50.0% (18,846 fully vaccinated)
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#2. Burke County, NC

- New cases per 100k in the past week: 546 (494 new cases, +129% change from previous week)
- Cumulative cases per 100k: 32,192 (29,129 total cases)
--- 6.7% more cases per 100k residents than North Carolina
- Cumulative deaths per 100k: 380 (344 total deaths)
--- 50.8% more deaths per 100k residents than North Carolina
- Population that is fully vaccinated: 46.9% (42,395 fully vaccinated)
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#1. Caldwell County, NC

- New cases per 100k in the past week: 628 (516 new cases, +71% change from previous week)
- Cumulative cases per 100k: 32,757 (26,919 total cases)
--- 8.5% more cases per 100k residents than North Carolina
- Cumulative deaths per 100k: 395 (325 total deaths)
--- 56.7% more deaths per 100k residents than North Carolina
- Population that is fully vaccinated: 48.0% (39,414 fully vaccinated)

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