Rural Red-Zone Counties by State, September 27-October 3
Red-zone counties have an infection rate of more than 100 new cases per 100,000 in a one-week period. The White House Coronavirus Task Force uses this rate as a threshold to identify areas where the spread of Covid-19 is out of control.
*Reflects number of rural counties. (TO SEE REMAINING STATES, CLICK "PAGE 2" AT TOP OF TABLE) (DE, NJ, and RI do not have nonmetropolitan counties and are not included in the table.)