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

  • South Dakota

    Counties with the highest test positivity rates, Aug. 27 to Sept. 2:
    --- #1. Fall River County: 89.7% (class: red, 309.6% above state positivity rate)
    --- #2. Custer County: 37.5% (class: red, 71.2% above state positivity rate)
    --- #3. Pennington County: 35.8% (class: red, 63.5% above state positivity rate)
    --- #4. Lawrence County: 32.7% (class: red, 49.3% above state positivity rate)
    --- #5. Beadle County: 25.0% (class: red, 14.2% above state positivity rate)

    Daily new counts over the past week (Sept. 4 to Sept. 10, seven-day averages):
    - New cases: 24.7 per 100,000 people (#2 highest among all states)
    - New deaths: 0.13 per 100k (#33 highest)
    - New tests: 144.0 per 100k (#38 highest)
    - Test positivity rate: 17.3% (#5 highest, recommended ratio: under 5%)

    Total state COVID-19 counts as of Sept. 10:
    - 15,834 total cases (1,832.0 per 100k, #25 highest among all states)
    - 177 total deaths (20.5 per 100k, #40 highest)
    - 159,250 total tests (18,425.5 per 100k, #42 highest)

  • Tennessee

    Counties with the highest test positivity rates, Aug. 27 to Sept. 2:
    --- #1. Wayne County: 53.1% (class: red, 545.2% above state positivity rate)
    --- #2. Crockett County: 21.4% (class: red, 160.0% above state positivity rate)
    --- #3. Jackson County: 19.8% (class: red, 140.6% above state positivity rate)
    --- #4. Van Buren County: 18.5% (class: red, 124.8% above state positivity rate)
    --- #5. Fentress County: 16.4% (class: red, 99.3% above state positivity rate)

    Daily new counts over the past week (Sept. 4 to Sept. 10, seven-day averages):
    - New cases: 18.7 per 100,000 people (#7 highest among all states)
    - New deaths: 0.37 per 100k (#8 highest)
    - New tests: 275.0 per 100k (#15 highest)
    - Test positivity rate: 7.1% (#22 highest, recommended ratio: under 5%)

    Total state COVID-19 counts as of Sept. 10:
    - 168,237 total cases (2,529.5 per 100k, #8 highest among all states)
    - 1,988 total deaths (29.9 per 100k, #31 highest)
    - 2.4 million total tests (35,979.7 per 100k, #9 highest)

  • Texas

    Counties with the highest test positivity rates, Aug. 27 to Sept. 2:
    --- #1. Nolan County: 56.2% (class: red, 410.0% above state positivity rate)
    --- #2. Culberson County: 48.0% (class: red, 335.6% above state positivity rate)
    --- #3. Reagan County: 47.8% (class: red, 333.8% above state positivity rate)
    --- #4. McMullen County: 45.5% (class: red, 312.9% above state positivity rate)
    --- #5. Sterling County: 43.8% (class: red, 297.5% 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 (#19 highest among all states)
    - New deaths: 0.39 per 100k (#6 highest)
    - New tests: 152.5 per 100k (#34 highest)
    - Test positivity rate: 13.2% (#12 highest, recommended ratio: under 5%)

    Total state COVID-19 counts as of Sept. 10:
    - 649,809 total cases (2,330.3 per 100k, #10 highest among all states)
    - 13,853 total deaths (49.7 per 100k, #19 highest)
    - 5.4 million total tests (19,384.0 per 100k, #41 highest)

  • Utah

    Counties with the highest test positivity rates, Aug. 27 to Sept. 2:
    --- #1. Utah County: 14.9% (class: red, 65.2% above state positivity rate)
    --- #2. Cache County: 11.6% (class: red, 28.6% above state positivity rate)
    --- #3. Iron County: 10.9% (class: red, 20.8% above state positivity rate)
    --- #4. Weber County: 10.5% (class: red, 16.4% above state positivity rate)
    --- #5. Washington County: 9.7% (class: yellow, 7.5% above state positivity rate)

    Daily new counts over the past week (Sept. 4 to Sept. 10, seven-day averages):
    - New cases: 12.6 per 100,000 people (#18 highest among all states)
    - New deaths: 0.08 per 100k (#42 highest)
    - New tests: 141.2 per 100k (#39 highest)
    - Test positivity rate: 9.2% (#16 highest, recommended ratio: under 5%)

    Total state COVID-19 counts as of Sept. 10:
    - 56,019 total cases (1,839.5 per 100k, #24 highest among all states)
    - 430 total deaths (14.1 per 100k, #43 highest)
    - 703,766 total tests (23,109.5 per 100k, #29 highest)

  • Vermont

    Counties with the highest test positivity rates, Aug. 27 to Sept. 2:
    --- #1. Rutland County: 1.9% (class: green, 442.9% above state positivity rate)
    --- #2. Windsor County: 0.9% (class: green, 157.1% above state positivity rate)
    --- #3. Bennington County: 0.8% (class: green, 128.6% above state positivity rate)
    --- #4. Franklin County: 0.5% (class: green, 42.9% above state positivity rate)
    --- #4. Windham County: 0.5% (class: green, 42.9% above state positivity rate)

    Daily new counts over the past week (Sept. 4 to Sept. 10, seven-day averages):
    - New cases: 0.5 per 100,000 people (#51 highest among all states)
    - New deaths: 0.00 per 100k (#51 highest)
    - New tests: 146.9 per 100k (#37 highest)
    - Test positivity rate: 0.8% (#47 highest, recommended ratio: under 5%)

    Total state COVID-19 counts as of Sept. 10:
    - 1,661 total cases (265.8 per 100k, #51 highest among all states)
    - 58 total deaths (9.3 per 100k, #48 highest)
    - 147,306 total tests (23,569.8 per 100k, #25 highest)

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  • Virginia

    Counties with the highest test positivity rates, Aug. 27 to Sept. 2:
    --- #1. Emporia City: 89.7% (class: red, 1346.8% above state positivity rate)
    --- #2. Martinsville City: 62.1% (class: red, 901.6% above state positivity rate)
    --- #3. Manassas Park City: 47.8% (class: red, 671.0% above state positivity rate)
    --- #4. Radford City: 36.7% (class: red, 491.9% above state positivity rate)
    --- #5. Harrisonburg City: 35.1% (class: red, 466.1% 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 (#24 highest among all states)
    - New deaths: 0.10 per 100k (#40 highest)
    - New tests: 155.4 per 100k (#33 highest)
    - Test positivity rate: 7.8% (#20 highest, recommended ratio: under 5%)

    Total state COVID-19 counts as of Sept. 10:
    - 130,525 total cases (1,551.3 per 100k, #32 highest among all states)
    - 2,708 total deaths (32.2 per 100k, #29 highest)
    - 1.7 million total tests (20,330.4 per 100k, #38 highest)

  • Washington

    Counties with the highest test positivity rates, Aug. 27 to Sept. 2:
    --- #1. Adams County: 15.2% (class: red, 408.4% above state positivity rate)
    --- #2. Franklin County: 12.0% (class: red, 301.3% above state positivity rate)
    --- #3. Grant County: 9.2% (class: yellow, 207.7% above state positivity rate)
    --- #4. Benton County: 9.1% (class: yellow, 204.3% above state positivity rate)
    --- #5. Chelan County: 9.0% (class: yellow, 201.0% above state positivity rate)

    Daily new counts over the past week (Sept. 4 to Sept. 10, seven-day averages):
    - New cases: 6.1 per 100,000 people (#39 highest among all states)
    - New deaths: 0.10 per 100k (#39 highest)
    - New tests: 199.0 per 100k (#24 highest)
    - Test positivity rate: 2.6% (#42 highest, recommended ratio: under 5%)

    Total state COVID-19 counts as of Sept. 10:
    - 78,467 total cases (1,075.7 per 100k, #42 highest among all states)
    - 1,985 total deaths (27.2 per 100k, #34 highest)
    - 1.6 million total tests (21,907.2 per 100k, #30 highest)

  • West Virginia

    Counties with the highest test positivity rates, Aug. 27 to Sept. 2:
    --- #1. Monroe County: 15.2% (class: red, 273.5% above state positivity rate)
    --- #2. Logan County: 13.8% (class: red, 239.1% above state positivity rate)
    --- #3. Monongalia County: 11.8% (class: red, 189.9% above state positivity rate)
    --- #4. Wayne County: 10.1% (class: red, 148.2% above state positivity rate)
    --- #5. Doddridge County: 9.1% (class: yellow, 123.6% above state positivity rate)

    Daily new counts over the past week (Sept. 4 to Sept. 10, seven-day averages):
    - New cases: 9.2 per 100,000 people (#33 highest among all states)
    - New deaths: 0.16 per 100k (#27 highest)
    - New tests: 177.3 per 100k (#30 highest)
    - Test positivity rate: 6.4% (#26 highest, recommended ratio: under 5%)

    Total state COVID-19 counts as of Sept. 10:
    - 12,017 total cases (657.0 per 100k, #48 highest among all states)
    - 257 total deaths (14.1 per 100k, #44 highest)
    - 467,790 total tests (25,575.5 per 100k, #21 highest)

  • Wisconsin

    Counties with the highest test positivity rates, Aug. 27 to Sept. 2:
    --- #1. Kewaunee County: 16.7% (class: red, 90.6% above state positivity rate)
    --- #2. Forest County: 15.1% (class: red, 72.4% above state positivity rate)
    --- #3. Florence County: 14.7% (class: red, 67.8% above state positivity rate)
    --- #4. Shawano County: 12.5% (class: red, 42.7% above state positivity rate)
    --- #5. Buffalo County: 11.3% (class: red, 29.0% above state positivity rate)

    Daily new counts over the past week (Sept. 4 to Sept. 10, seven-day averages):
    - New cases: 17.9 per 100,000 people (#9 highest among all states)
    - New deaths: 0.12 per 100k (#35 highest)
    - New tests: 130.3 per 100k (#41 highest)
    - Test positivity rate: 14.1% (#10 highest, recommended ratio: under 5%)

    Total state COVID-19 counts as of Sept. 10:
    - 90,182 total cases (1,560.7 per 100k, #31 highest among all states)
    - 1,201 total deaths (20.8 per 100k, #39 highest)
    - 1.3 million total tests (23,114.2 per 100k, #28 highest)

  • Wyoming

    Counties with the highest test positivity rates, Aug. 27 to Sept. 2:
    --- #1. Campbell County: 9.8% (class: yellow, 70.9% below state positivity rate)
    --- #2. Uinta County: 8.5% (class: yellow, 74.8% below state positivity rate)
    --- #3. Sweetwater County: 6.2% (class: yellow, 81.6% below state positivity rate)
    --- #4. Goshen County: 5.5% (class: yellow, 83.7% below state positivity rate)
    --- #5. Weston County: 4.8% (class: green, 85.7% below state positivity rate)

    Daily new counts over the past week (Sept. 4 to Sept. 10, seven-day averages):
    - New cases: 6.4 per 100,000 people (#37 highest among all states)
    - New deaths: 0.02 per 100k (#48 highest)
    - New tests: 191.5 per 100k (#25 highest)
    - Test positivity rate: 31.5% (#3 highest, recommended ratio: under 5%)

    Total state COVID-19 counts as of Sept. 10:
    - 4,199 total cases (721.7 per 100k, #45 highest among all states)
    - 42 total deaths (7.2 per 100k, #49 highest)
    - 85,299 total tests (14,660.3 per 100k, #49 highest)

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