ACHI: Batesville 6th, Jonesboro 9th in the state with active COVID-19 cases

ACHI: Jonesboro 6th in the state with active COVID-19 cases

JONESBORO, Ark. (KAIT) - Jonesboro remains among the state’s top ten in the number of people testing positive for COVID-19 while Batesville has also been added to the list.

As of Aug. 7, when the ACHI released the latest numbers, Batesville is ranked 6th in the state with 188 active COVID-19 cases. Jonesboro comes in 9th place with 143 active cases.

ACHI shows that Jonesboro has had 959 cumulative cases, which is 1.12% of the population.

Note: ACHI only includes those towns with 10 or more active cases in its data set. Those with less than 10 will be identified as N/A (not available).

City Cumulative Cases Percentage of Population Active Cases
Ash Flat 39 1.38 N/A
Batesville 203 1.87 188
Blytheville 423 2.09 118
Bono 53 0.99 N/A
Brookland 55 1.05 11
Cherokee Village 22 0.44 N/A
Colt 24 1.19 N/A
Corning 38 0.84 N/A
Earle 48 1.58 N/A
Greers Ferry 14 1.64 N/A
Harrisburg 22 0.31 N/A
Heber Springs 58 1.42 N/A
Hoxie 21 0.67 N/A
Imboden 22 1.07 N/A
Jonesboro 959 1.12 143
Lafe 17 2.01 N/A
Lake City 22 0.59 N/A
Lepanto 16 0.65 N/A
Manila 21 0.48 N/A
Marked Tree 27 1.05 N/A
Marmaduke 22 0.95 13
Mountain Home 42 0.15 N/A
Mountain View 39 0.43 13
Newport 38 0.45 10
Osceola 220 2.82 38
Paragould 285 0.73 85
Piggott 31 0.63 N/A
Pocahontas 131 1.07 25
Rector 37 0.93 N/A
Trumann 80 0.89 33
Turrell 26 3.18 N/A
Tyronza 15 0.68 N/A
Walnut Ridge 108 1.65 16
Wilson 18 1.60 N/A
Wynne 132 1.03 21

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