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Counties in every state with the highest COVID-19 test positivity rates

  • Hawaii

    Counties with the highest test positivity rates, Aug. 27 to Sept. 2:
    --- #1. Honolulu County: 5.5% (class: yellow, 39.8% below state positivity rate)
    --- #2. Hawaii County: 4.1% (class: green, 55.1% below state positivity rate)
    --- #3. Maui County: 2.4% (class: green, 73.7% below state positivity rate)
    --- #4. Kauai County: 0.2% (class: green, 97.8% below state positivity rate)
    --- #5. Kalawao County: 0.0% (class: green, 100.0% below state positivity rate)

    Daily new counts over the past week (Sept. 4 to Sept. 10, seven-day averages):
    - New cases: 11.4 per 100,000 people (#26 highest among all states)
    - New deaths: 0.16 per 100k (#24 highest)
    - New tests: 319.9 per 100k (#9 highest)
    - Test positivity rate: 4.7% (#33 highest, recommended ratio: under 5%)

    Total state COVID-19 counts as of Sept. 10:
    - 10,123 total cases (711.9 per 100k, #46 highest among all states)
    - 91 total deaths (6.4 per 100k, #50 highest)
    - 239,272 total tests (16,826.1 per 100k, #46 highest)

  • Idaho

    Counties with the highest test positivity rates, Aug. 27 to Sept. 2:
    --- #1. Power County: 31.9% (class: red, 122.9% above state positivity rate)
    --- #2. Washington County: 28.0% (class: red, 95.7% above state positivity rate)
    --- #3. Fremont County: 25.6% (class: red, 78.9% above state positivity rate)
    --- #4. Payette County: 22.0% (class: red, 53.7% above state positivity rate)
    --- #5. Bingham County: 20.7% (class: red, 44.7% above state positivity rate)

    Daily new counts over the past week (Sept. 4 to Sept. 10, seven-day averages):
    - New cases: 13.9 per 100,000 people (#17 highest among all states)
    - New deaths: 0.29 per 100k (#13 highest)
    - New tests: 89.5 per 100k (#50 highest)
    - Test positivity rate: 15.8% (#7 highest, recommended ratio: under 5%)

    Total state COVID-19 counts as of Sept. 10:
    - 34,310 total cases (2,032.8 per 100k, #17 highest among all states)
    - 406 total deaths (24.1 per 100k, #35 highest)
    - 269,542 total tests (15,969.9 per 100k, #47 highest)

  • Illinois

    Counties with the highest test positivity rates, Aug. 27 to Sept. 2:
    --- #1. Jasper County: 22.0% (class: red, 356.4% above state positivity rate)
    --- #2. Stark County: 16.9% (class: red, 250.6% above state positivity rate)
    --- #3. Clinton County: 16.8% (class: red, 248.5% above state positivity rate)
    --- #4. Lawrence County: 15.0% (class: red, 211.2% above state positivity rate)
    --- #5. Pulaski County: 14.8% (class: red, 207.1% above state positivity rate)

    Daily new counts over the past week (Sept. 4 to Sept. 10, seven-day averages):
    - New cases: 17.7 per 100,000 people (#10 highest among all states)
    - New deaths: 0.15 per 100k (#28 highest)
    - New tests: 462.7 per 100k (#3 highest)
    - Test positivity rate: 3.9% (#37 highest, recommended ratio: under 5%)

    Total state COVID-19 counts as of Sept. 10:
    - 257,571 total cases (2,008.9 per 100k, #18 highest among all states)
    - 8,461 total deaths (66.0 per 100k, #11 highest)
    - 4.6 million total tests (35,702.9 per 100k, #10 highest)

  • Indiana

    Counties with the highest test positivity rates, Aug. 27 to Sept. 2:
    --- #1. Martin County: 16.3% (class: red, 77.4% above state positivity rate)
    --- #2. Delaware County: 14.6% (class: red, 58.9% above state positivity rate)
    --- #3. Blackford County: 12.3% (class: red, 33.8% above state positivity rate)
    --- #4. Monroe County: 11.9% (class: red, 29.5% above state positivity rate)
    --- #5. Vigo County: 10.8% (class: red, 17.5% above state positivity rate)

    Daily new counts over the past week (Sept. 4 to Sept. 10, seven-day averages):
    - New cases: 11.6 per 100,000 people (#25 highest among all states)
    - New deaths: 0.17 per 100k (#20 highest)
    - New tests: 131.5 per 100k (#40 highest)
    - Test positivity rate: 9.1% (#17 highest, recommended ratio: under 5%)

    Total state COVID-19 counts as of Sept. 10:
    - 102,243 total cases (1,540.4 per 100k, #33 highest among all states)
    - 3,410 total deaths (51.4 per 100k, #18 highest)
    - 1.2 million total tests (17,539.0 per 100k, #45 highest)

  • Iowa

    Counties with the highest test positivity rates, Aug. 27 to Sept. 2:
    --- #1. Plymouth County: 22.4% (class: red, 23.3% above state positivity rate)
    --- #2. Lyon County: 21.5% (class: red, 18.3% above state positivity rate)
    --- #3. Johnson County: 19.5% (class: red, 7.3% above state positivity rate)
    --- #4. Carroll County: 19.3% (class: red, 6.2% above state positivity rate)
    --- #5. Sioux County: 18.6% (class: red, 2.4% above state positivity rate)

    Daily new counts over the past week (Sept. 4 to Sept. 10, seven-day averages):
    - New cases: 22.3 per 100,000 people (#3 highest among all states)
    - New deaths: 0.33 per 100k (#10 highest)
    - New tests: 151.0 per 100k (#35 highest)
    - Test positivity rate: 14.6% (#9 highest, recommended ratio: under 5%)

    Total state COVID-19 counts as of Sept. 10:
    - 70,405 total cases (2,247.6 per 100k, #13 highest among all states)
    - 1,207 total deaths (38.5 per 100k, #23 highest)
    - 667,869 total tests (21,320.6 per 100k, #33 highest)

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  • Kansas

    Counties with the highest test positivity rates, Aug. 27 to Sept. 2:
    --- #1. Gove County: 41.7% (class: red, 467.3% above state positivity rate)
    --- #2. Wallace County: 36.4% (class: red, 395.2% above state positivity rate)
    --- #3. Crawford County: 34.4% (class: red, 368.0% above state positivity rate)
    --- #4. Grant County: 33.3% (class: red, 353.1% above state positivity rate)
    --- #5. Mitchell County: 27.8% (class: red, 278.2% above state positivity rate)

    Daily new counts over the past week (Sept. 4 to Sept. 10, seven-day averages):
    - New cases: 17.0 per 100,000 people (#11 highest among all states)
    - New deaths: 0.18 per 100k (#19 highest)
    - New tests: 108.9 per 100k (#45 highest)
    - Test positivity rate: 6.3% (#28 highest, recommended ratio: under 5%)

    Total state COVID-19 counts as of Sept. 10:
    - 47,410 total cases (1,629.9 per 100k, #29 highest among all states)
    - 495 total deaths (17.0 per 100k, #42 highest)
    - 441,414 total tests (15,175.2 per 100k, #48 highest)

  • Kentucky

    Counties with the highest test positivity rates, Aug. 27 to Sept. 2:
    --- #1. Green County: 36.3% (class: red, 410.5% above state positivity rate)
    --- #2. Crittenden County: 33.7% (class: red, 374.0% above state positivity rate)
    --- #3. Henderson County: 29.6% (class: red, 316.3% above state positivity rate)
    --- #4. Lewis County: 29.0% (class: red, 307.9% above state positivity rate)
    --- #5. Warren County: 28.8% (class: red, 305.1% above state positivity rate)

    Daily new counts over the past week (Sept. 4 to Sept. 10, seven-day averages):
    - New cases: 12.5 per 100,000 people (#20 highest among all states)
    - New deaths: 0.19 per 100k (#17 highest)
    - New tests: 126.2 per 100k (#43 highest)
    - Test positivity rate: 6.4% (#27 highest, recommended ratio: under 5%)

    Total state COVID-19 counts as of Sept. 10:
    - 54,772 total cases (1,233.5 per 100k, #37 highest among all states)
    - 1,035 total deaths (23.3 per 100k, #36 highest)
    - 878,917 total tests (19,794.5 per 100k, #39 highest)

  • Louisiana

    Counties with the highest test positivity rates, Aug. 27 to Sept. 2:
    --- #1. East Feliciana Parish: 24.0% (class: red, 355.4% above state positivity rate)
    --- #2. Tensas Parish: 23.6% (class: red, 347.8% above state positivity rate)
    --- #3. Jackson Parish: 21.5% (class: red, 308.0% above state positivity rate)
    --- #4. Pointe Coupee Parish: 19.2% (class: red, 264.3% above state positivity rate)
    --- #5. Caldwell Parish: 17.8% (class: red, 237.8% above state positivity rate)

    Daily new counts over the past week (Sept. 4 to Sept. 10, seven-day averages):
    - New cases: 14.7 per 100,000 people (#14 highest among all states)
    - New deaths: 0.43 per 100k (#5 highest)
    - New tests: 286.2 per 100k (#12 highest)
    - Test positivity rate: 4.6% (#34 highest, recommended ratio: under 5%)

    Total state COVID-19 counts as of Sept. 10:
    - 156,354 total cases (3,352.6 per 100k, #1 highest among all states)
    - 5,161 total deaths (110.7 per 100k, #5 highest)
    - 2.0 million total tests (43,110.7 per 100k, #5 highest)

  • Maine

    Counties with the highest test positivity rates, Aug. 27 to Sept. 2:
    --- #1. York County: 3.3% (class: green, 459.3% above state positivity rate)
    --- #2. Somerset County: 2.1% (class: green, 255.9% above state positivity rate)
    --- #3. Oxford County: 1.5% (class: green, 154.2% above state positivity rate)
    --- #4. Sagadahoc County: 1.3% (class: green, 120.3% above state positivity rate)
    --- #5. Androscoggin County: 1.1% (class: green, 86.4% above state positivity rate)

    Daily new counts over the past week (Sept. 4 to Sept. 10, seven-day averages):
    - New cases: 1.5 per 100,000 people (#50 highest among all states)
    - New deaths: 0.01 per 100k (#50 highest)
    - New tests: 352.2 per 100k (#7 highest)
    - Test positivity rate: 0.5% (#51 highest, recommended ratio: under 5%)

    Total state COVID-19 counts as of Sept. 10:
    - 4,760 total cases (357.1 per 100k, #50 highest among all states)
    - 134 total deaths (10.1 per 100k, #47 highest)
    - 313,909 total tests (23,552.4 per 100k, #26 highest)

  • Maryland

    Counties with the highest test positivity rates, Aug. 27 to Sept. 2:
    --- #1. Worcester County: 9.5% (class: yellow, 234.5% above state positivity rate)
    --- #2. Caroline County: 8.8% (class: yellow, 209.9% above state positivity rate)
    --- #3. Dorchester County: 7.0% (class: yellow, 146.5% above state positivity rate)
    --- #4. Wicomico County: 6.2% (class: yellow, 118.3% above state positivity rate)
    --- #5. Queen Anne's County: 5.6% (class: yellow, 97.2% above state positivity rate)

    Daily new counts over the past week (Sept. 4 to Sept. 10, seven-day averages):
    - New cases: 9.7 per 100,000 people (#31 highest among all states)
    - New deaths: 0.11 per 100k (#36 highest)
    - New tests: 328.7 per 100k (#8 highest)
    - Test positivity rate: 3.0% (#40 highest, recommended ratio: under 5%)

    Total state COVID-19 counts as of Sept. 10:
    - 114,078 total cases (1,900.2 per 100k, #22 highest among all states)
    - 3,824 total deaths (63.7 per 100k, #13 highest)
    - 2.1 million total tests (35,446.8 per 100k, #11 highest)

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