These 25 communities have the most COVID-19 cases in Massachusetts

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 3,500 cases. Worcester has surpassed 5,200 cases and Brockton has topped 4,200. Boston has the most cases with more than 13,900.

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 – 13,996
  2. Worcester – 5,227
  3. Brockton – 4,225
  4. Lynn – 3,635
  5. Lawrence – 3,553
  6. Chelsea – 2,944
  7. Lowell – 2,895
  8. Springfield – 2,833
  9. New Bedford – 2,138
  10. Revere – 1,782
  11. Everett – 1,765
  12. Framingham – 1,734
  13. Fall River – 1,595
  14. Waltham – 1,240
  15. Malden – 1,237
  16. Haverhill – 1,242
  17. Quincy – 1,135
  18. Medford – 1,032
  19. Methuen – 1,015
  20. Marlborough – 988
  21. Peabody – 984
  22. Cambridge – 975
  23. Taunton – 974
  24. Somerville – 968
  25. Randolph – 950

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

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