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Almost 50% of Alabama’s new coronavirus cases from 3 counties; 14,478 total cases

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A look down an empty sidewalk along Dauphin Street in Mobile, Ala., on Monday, March 30, 2020. The coronavirus crisis has led to a widespread economic crisis and concern in Coastal Alabama. (John Sharp/jsharp@al.com).

Almost 50 percent of Alabama’s new coronavirus cases come from 3 counties.

Alabama Department of Public Health’s May 25 9:30 a.m. numbers show 14,478 COVID-19 cases have been diagnosed in Alabama, an increase of 326 from yesterday. The state has 551 coronavirus deaths.

Three of Alabama’s 67 counties – Jefferson, Mobile and Montgomery – accounted for just under 50% of all new cases. Jefferson County added 38 cases; Mobile added 77; and Montgomery added 41. Four other counties, Colbert ( 11); Franklin ( 16); Lee ( 11); and Tuscaloosa ( 25) also posted double-digit increases.

Here are the latest county-by-county numbers. The figure in parenthesis reflects the increase since yesterday:

Autauga – 159 ( 4)

Baldwin – 274 ( 1)

Barbour – 110 ( 5)

Bibb – 59 ( 1)

Blount – 49

Bullock – 111 ( 6)

Butler – 344 ( 9)

Calhoun – 141 ( 3)

Chambers – 336 ( 6)

Cherokee – 33

Chilton – 87 ( 1)

Choctaw – 141 ( 1)

Clarke – 102 ( 3)

Clay – 27

Cleburne – 13

Coffee – 200 ( 4)

Colbert – 136 ( 11)

Conecuh – 25

Coosa – 33

Covington – 65 ( 2)

Crenshaw – 58

Cullman – 76 ( 2)

Dale – 84 ( 3)

Dallas – 197 ( 6)

DeKalb – 222 ( 6)

Elmore – 263 ( 8)

Escambia – 43 ( 3)

Etowah – 236 ( 8)

Fayette – 11

Franklin –449 ( 16)

Geneva – 33 ( 2)

Greene – 89

Hale – 125 ( 5)

Henry – 57 ( 5)

Houston – 164 ( 3)

Jackson – 69

Jefferson – 1,614 ( 38)

Lamar – 20 ( 2)

Lauderdale – 128 ( 2)

Lawrence – 42 ( 1)

Lee – 499 ( 11)

Limestone – 74 ( 2)

Lowndes – 186 ( 4)

Macon – 60 ( 1)

Madison – 296 ( 4)

Marengo – 134 ( 2)

Marion – 113 ( 4)

Marshall – 649 ( 4)

Mobile – 2,011 ( 77)

Monroe – 28 ( 2)

Montgomery – 1,188 ( 41)

Morgan – 162 ( 5)

Perry – 31 ( 1)

Pickens – 93 ( 5)

Pike – 137 ( 2)

Randolph – 125 ( 1)

Russell – 128 ( 3)

Shelby – 434 ( 7)

St. Clair – 102 ( 2)

Sumter – 191 ( 6)

Talladega – 91 ( 5)

Tallapoosa – 396 ( 4)

Tuscaloosa – 507 ( 25)

Walker – 200 ( 9)

Washington – 64

Wilcox – 118 ( 5)

Winston – 62 ( 1)

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