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Which Towns and Cities in Connecticut Have the Highest COVID-19 Infection Rate?

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The Connecticut Department of Health is providing information on what cities and towns have the highest and lowest infection and testing rates.

The Department of Public Health provides the infection rate data based on a population of 100,000 to be provide comparable information from one community to another. For example, if a town only has 10,000 people, the infection data would be multipled by 10 to get the per 100k infection rate.

The town rate data is as of September 9, 2020.

Highest Infection Rate Per 100K People

  • Danbury 3,122
  • Somers 2,917
  • Bridgeport 2,842
  • Stamford 2,758
  • Bloomfield 2,681
  • Hartford 2,508
  • Norwalk 2,465
  • New Haven 2,310
  • Rocky Hill 2,264
  • Windsor 2,180
  • West Haven 2,176
  • East Hartford 2,152
  • Waterbury 2,124
  • New Britain 1,946
  • East Windsor 1,890
  • Hamden 1,846
  • Stratford 1,805
  • Brooklyn 1,787
  • Torrington 1,765
  • Meriden 1,764
  • Montville 1,763
  • Shelton 1,706
  • Trumbull 1,684
  • Woodbridge 1,670
  • Ansonia 1,651
  • Enfield 1,639
  • Marlborough 1,620
  • East Haven 1,589
  • Bethel 1,562
  • Greenwich 1,562
  • Middletown 1,504

Scroll down for the list of towns with the lowest infection rate.

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Lowest Infection Rate Per 100K

  • Canaan 0
  • Scotland 0
  • Sterling 212
  • Stonington 222
  • Ledyard 238
  • East Granby 253
  • Lisbon 259
  • Chaplin 266
  • Killingworth 267
  • North Canaan 277
  • Sprague 277
  • Andover 279
  • Hartland 283
  • Willington 289
  • Killingly 301
  • North Stonington 305
  • Granby 325
  • Colchester 333
  • East Haddam 334
  • Colebrook 356
  • Warren 357
  • Salem 364

Highest Rate of Testing Per 100K

  • New London 34,470
  • Hamden 32,699
  • Salisbury 30,128
  • Middletown 28,427
  • Cornwall 28,289
  • New Haven 27,622
  • Montville 26,330
  • Bloomfield 25,642
  • Promfret 25,071
  • East Lyme 24,639
  • Waterford 24,408
  • Woodbridge 24,214
  • Westport 23,799
  • Cheshire 23,647

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