These 25 communities have the most COVID-19 cases in Bay State

BOSTON (WHDH) - Many Massachusetts communities have fewer than 100 reported coronavirus cases, some have under 50, and others have case counts in the single digits or none at all, but there is a cluster of towns and cities with thousands of individuals who have been infected with the disease.

On Wednesday, the Massachusetts Department of Public Health released an updated list of positive cases in each city and town.

There are 25 communities with at least 950 cases and 12 places with more than 1,700. Lawrence and Lynn have more than 3,600 cases. Worcester has surpassed 5,300 cases and Brockton has topped 4,250. Boston has the most cases with more than 14,100.

Health officials have said that an updated list will be released every Wednesday.

Below is a list of the 25 communities with the most cases:

  1. Boston – 14,160
  2. Worcester – 5,301
  3. Brockton – 4,254
  4. Lynn – 3,666
  5. Lawrence – 3,639
  6. Chelsea – 2,955
  7. Lowell – 2,924
  8. Springfield – 2,872
  9. New Bedford – 2,157
  10. Revere – 1,808
  11. Everett – 1,770
  12. Framingham – 1,745
  13. Fall River – 1,622
  14. Malden – 1,250
  15. Haverhill – 1,247
  16. Waltham – 1,243
  17. Quincy – 1,148
  18. Medford – 1,039
  19. Methuen – 1,029
  20. Peabody – 1,001
  21. Marlborough – 995
  22. Taunton – 983
  23. Cambridge – 978
  24. Somerville – 971
  25. Randolph – 955

To view the state’s full list, click here.

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